Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 9, 1667-1687. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Die Jovis, 10 Martii, 1669. 22° Car. II.
Stockman's &c. Nat.
Ordered, That the Speaker do certify the Lord Keeper of the Great Seal of England of the Death of Richard Cooke Esquire, who lately served as a Member of this House for the . . . . . of Dunwich, in the County of Suffolke, desiring him that a Writ may issue forth, under the Great Seal, for a new Election of a Member to serve in this present Parliament, in his place and stead.
Sir Solom. Swale, Sir Humfry Wynch, Col. Williams, Sir Adam Browne, Sir Robert Atkins, Sir Gilbert Talbott, Mr. Hen. Coventry, Lord George, Sir Charles Harbord, Sir Thom. Gower, Dr. Burwell, Sir Thom. Allen, Sir Wm. Lowther, Mr. Grey, Serj. Mainard, Col. Birch, Sir Jo. Talbott, Sir Jo. Brampston, Sir Wm. Coventry, Mr. George, Sir Wm. Lowther, Sir Nich. Slaning, Sir Thom. Doleman, Sir Walter Young, Mr. Crouch, Sir Thom. Tompkins, Mr. Westphaling, Col. Phillips, Mr. Glascock, Lord Fanshaw, Mr. Dalmahoy, Sir Clifford Clifton, Sir Geo. Courtop, Sir Thom. Monpesson, Lord Allington, and all the Gentlemen of the Long Robe, and all that serve for the County of Kent: And they are to meet this Afternoon, at Two of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Corn and Salt Measures.
Colonel Birch reports from the Committee, to which the Bill for settling the Measures of Corn and Salt was committed, several Amendments agreed to be made, and a Proviso to be added to the Bill: Which he read, with the Coherence, in his Place: Which being twice read; and, with some Amendments made at the Table, upon the Question, agreed to;
Newington Barrow Manor.
Union with Scotland.
The Commissioners for taking the publick Accounts, attending, according to former Order, at the Door, were called in; and delivered in a List of Prize Ships and Vessels continuing still uncleared some of them remaining chargeable upon the Commissioners of Prizes, in relation to several Ports.
The House then proceeded to the Hearing of the said Commissioners, as to their Proofs and Instances for makeing good their Report; particularly as to the Port of Bristol, Port of London, and Port of Dover; wherein several Members of this House, formerly Commissioners in that Affair, in their several Places, answered thereunto.
Resolved, That the further Hearing upon this Report, and particularly that Part of it relating to the Port of Dover, be adjourned till Monday Morning next: And the Commissioners for Accounts are desired then to attend.
Ordered, That these Members following be added to the Committee, to which Mr. Bromley's Bill was committed; viz. Sir Lanc. Lake, Mr. Milward, Lord Allington, Colonel Kirkby, Sir Fran. Clerke, Sir Wm. Doyley, Mr. Steward, Sir Jo. Brampston, Mr. Chetwin, Sir Roger Bradshaish, Sir Jo. Covert, Mr. Whittaker, and all the Members that serve for the County of Kent.