Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 8, 1660-1667. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Sabbati, 8Martii, 14 Car.
ORDERED, That the Committee, to whom the Bill concerning Leather is committed, be revived; and do sit this Afternoon, at Two of the Clock, in the Place formerly appointed: And Mr. Morris, Sir Richard Everard, Mr. Arthur Owen, Mr. Langherne, Mr. Bagnall, Sir Tho. Allen, Mr. Griffith, Mr. Lloyd, are added to the said Committee.
Captives at Algiers, &c.
Resolved, That the same be committed to Sir Wm. Lowther, Sir Lancelot Lake, Sir Rich. Everard, Colonel Sandys, Sir Rowland Berkley, Mr. George, Mr. Chetwynd, Sir Anth. Irby, Sir Wm. Tirringham, Sir Geo. Howe, Mr. Hungerford, Mr. Scuddmore, Mr. Morris, Colonel Robinson, Mr. Robinson, Mr. Clarke, Mr. Westphaling, Mr. Jay, Mr. Winston Churchill, Colonel Gray, Sir Mathew Appleyard, Mr. John Churchill, Mr. John Jones, Mr. Henley, Mr. Lloyd, Mr. Palmer, Sir Geo. Ryve, Mr. Geo. Clarke, Mr. Bullen Reames, Mr. Lewes, Mr. Crouch, Baron of Kinderton, Sir John Brampston, Sir Edm. Peirse, Sir Rich. Ford, Sir Roger Bradshaigh, Mr. Kent, Sir Tho. Dyke, Sir Hen. North, and all the Knights, Citizens, and Burgesses, that serve for the Counties of Bucks, Oxford, Berks, and Bedford: And they are to meet, in the Speaker's Chamber on Monday next, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Ferrers', &c. Nat.
An ingrossed Bill for settling certain Manors and Lands, late of Sir James Enyons Baronet, on Sir Henry Puckering alias Newton Baronet, and Sir Charles Alderley Knight, his surviving Trustees, to sell, for Payment of his Debts, was this Day read the Third time.
Resolved, upon the Question, That the said Bill do pass: And that the Title shall be, An Act for settling certain Manors and Lands, late of Sir James Enyon Baronet, on Sir Henry Puckering, alias Newton, Baronet, and Sir Charles Alderley Knight, his surviving Trustees, to sell, for Payment of his Debts.
Relief of Loyalists.
Ordered, That his Majesty be attended, and humbly moved to give Leave to this House, to name Commissioners to dispose and distribute the Threescore thousand Pounds, Part of the Eighteen Months Assessment intended for the Persons that have faithfully served his Majesty's Royal Father, or his Majesty, and that are in most Want: And the Lord Bruce, Mr. John Ashburnham, Colonel Legg, Colonel Arundell, Colonel Sam. Sandis, and Mr. Clifford, are to attend his Majesty, to receive his Pleasure herein.
Reports to be made.
Resolved, upon the Question, That the Bill and Proviso, agreed to, do pass: and that the Title shall be, An Act for confirming a Decree on the Behalf of Thomas Derham Esquire, and the Improvements, Exchanges, and Allotments therein mentioned.
Norwich Walls, &c.
Resolved, That the same be committed to Mr. Ashburnham, Lord Richardson, Sir Wm. Smith, Mr. Crouch, Mr. Chetwind, Sir Tho. Lee, Sir John Brampston, Mr. Scudamore, Sir Robert Holt, Sir Geo. How, Mr. Morris, Sir John Rouse, Sir Edm. Pooley, Mr. Geo. Clarke, Mr. Pryn, Sir Adrian Scroope, Mr. Knight, Mr. Kent, Sir Clifford Clifton, Colonel Sandys, Mr. Henley, Sir John Lowe, Mr. Palmer, Mr. Solicitor General, Mr. Jay, Mr. Gawdy, Sir Solomon Swale, Sir Tho. Leigh, Sir Lancelot Lake, Sir Tho. Allen, Sir Edw. Walpoole, Mr. George, Sir Wm. Lowther, Colonel Robinson, Mr. Smith, Sir Edm. Peirse, Mr. Geo. Clarke, Sir Hen. North, Mr. Bullen Reames, Mr. Clarke, Mr. Westphaling, Mr. John Jones, Sir Roger Bradshaigh, Mr. Clifford, Sir Tho. Dike, Sir Mathew Appleyard, Mr. Lewes, Colonel Windham, Baron of Kinderton, Mr. Lloyd, Mr. Walgrave, Colonel Grey, Sir Rich. Ford, Mr. John Robinson, Mr. Daniel, Colonel Gilby, Sir Geo. Ryve, Mr. George, Mr. Pryn, Sir Wm. Doyley, Sir John Goodrick, and all the Knights, Citizens and Burgesses, that serve for the Counties of Norfolk and Suffolk: And they are to meet in the Exchequer Chamber, on Monday next, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records: And to take care to preserve the Interest of the Dean and Chapter, and the Liberties of Christ Church; and also the Villages adjacent to the City of Norwich; and to summon and hear all Persons concerned.
Upon Information, that the Earl of Ancram, a Member of this House, coming on Thursday Night out of London, was seized upon by one William Middleton, a Constable, and very rudely used; and that the said Middleton did utter many reproachful and scandalous Words against this House, and the Members thereof;
Resolved, That the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, or his Deputy, do apprehend the said Middleton, and bring him, in Custody, to the Bar of this House; to answer this Misdemeanor, and Breach of Privilege, objected against him.
Fees of Custom-house Officers.
Ordered, That the Sub Committee, for considering of the Tables of Fees between the Officers of the Customs and the Merchants, do sit de die in diem; notwithstanding the Sitting of any Grand Committee, or of the Committee for Customs.