Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 7, 1651-1660. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Thursday, the 27th of May, 1652.
THE Question being propounded, That it be referred to the Committee of Hampshire, to take care, that the Books and Manuscripts late belonging to the Library of the Dean and Chapter of Winchester, be sent down to the Library of Winchester, there to remain for publick Use;
|Sir Wm. Brereton,||Tellers for the Yeas:||33.|
|Sir Henry Mildmay,||With the Yeas,|
|Mr. Marten,||Tellers for the Noes:||16.|
|Mr. Tho. Challoner,||With the Noes,|
So it was Resolved, That it be referred to the Committee of Hampshire, to take care, that the Books and Manuscripts late belonging to the Library of the Dean and Chapter of Winchester, be sent down to the Library at Winchester College, there to remain for publick Use.
Ordered, That it be referred to the Committee of Hampshire, to examine who hath imbezzled the said Books and Manuscripts, and in whose Hands the said Books are; and to take care, that they be inventoried, and carried back to the said Library at Winchester College.
The Bill for raising by the Month, for Six Months; viz. from the 24th of June to the 25th of December next; towards the Maintenance of the Armies in England, Ireland, and Scotland, raised by Authority of Parliament, for the Service of the Parliament; was this Day . . . . the Second time.
Resolved, That, notwithstanding the former Order, the House do sit, at Eight of Clock, on Wednesday next; and do then take into Consideration, how the Charges of the Commonwealth may be retrenched in any kind.