Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 9, 1667-1687. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Jovis, 27 die Martii, 1673.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Sir Richard Temple, Colonel Birch, Mr. Morrice, Sir Thomas Allen, Sir Anthony Irby, Sir John Knight, Sir Charles Harbord, Sir Philip Musgrave, Mr. Culliford, Sir Adam Browne, Sir John Bennett, Sir Anth. Irby, Mr. Morrice, Sir Gilbert Gerrard, Mr. Crouch, Mr. Wyn, Mr. Dalmahoy, Mr. Grey, Sir Lancelot Lake, Sir John Brampston, Sir Edw. Deering, Sir Trevor Williams, Sir John Mallett, Mr. Daniell, Sir Solomon Swale, Sir Winston Churchill, Sir Courtney Poole, Sir Edm. Windham, Sir John Fagg, Mr. Tregonwell, Lord Fanshaw, Mr. Chalmondley, Mr. Bertie, Sir Thom. Meeres, Mr. Mountague, Colonel Whitley, Lord Angier, Mr. Bain. Mainard, Sir Henry Capell, Mr. Whittaker, Lord Allington, Sir Geo. Downing, Mr. Cheney, Colonel Gilby, and all the Members of this House, that serve for Essex and Suffolke: 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.
Mr. Whittaker reports from the Committee, to which the Bill to enable Sir John Hanham to sell Lands for Payment of Debts, was committed, That they had gone through the whole Bill, and found no Cause of Alteration or Amendment.
Rich's Marriage Articles.
Sir Charles Harbord reports from the Committee, to which the Bill to confirm Articles of Agreement, made upon the Marriage of Sir Wm. Rich Baronet, was committed, That the Committee had gone through the whole Bill, and found no Cause of Alteration or Amendment.
King appoints to be attended.
Lords agree to Bills.
Mr. Speaker, The Lords have commanded us to acquaint you, that his Majesty hath appointed Three of the Clock this Afternoon, for the Committees of both Houses to attend him at Whitehall, with the Address of both Houses, for the Encouragement of the Manufactures of this Kingdom: And the House of Peers have appointed a Committee of Nine Lords for that Purpose. And that they have agreed to the Bill for enabling his Majesty to make Leases of his Lands belonging to his Duchy of Cornwall; and to the Bill for taking off Aliens Duties upon Commodities of the Growth, Product, and Manufacture of this Nation; without any Alterations.
Ordered, That these Eighteen Members following be appointed a Committee, to join with the Lords Committee in presenting the Address to his Majesty, to encourage the Manufactures of his own Dominions; viz. Mr. Powle, Sir Robert Carr, Sir Thomas Dolman, Lord Ashley, Sir Geo. Downing, Sir Thomas Littleton, Sir John Talbott, Sir Rich Temple, Sir Philip Musgrave, Sir Edw. Deering, Sir Solomon Swale, Sir Charles Harbord, Lord Hawley, Colonel Strangwaies, Mr. Chetwyn, Sir John Mounson, Sir Edw. Phillipps, Sir John Mallett.
London Streets and Sewers.
A Proviso was tendered, for paving and maintaining the Streets and Passages in the Out Parishes within the Bills of Mortality; and thrice read; and, with the Addition of these Words, "or other Fence," after the Word "Waste," upon the Question, agreed to be made Part of the Bill;
|Sir Wm. Windham,||For the Yeas,||85.|
|Colonel Strode,||For the Noes,||64.|
|Sir John Mallet,|
|Sir Wm. Portman,||For the Yeas,||91.|
|Lord Ashley,||For the Noes,||85.|
|Sir John Coventry,|
Lords intend to sit.
London Streets and Sewers.
|Sir Gilbert Talbott,||For the Yeas,||90.|
|Sir Thomas Lee,||For the Noes,||115.|
Answer to Address.
SIR Robert Carr reports from the King, That the Committee, appointed by this House to join with the Committee of Lords, in presenting to his Majesty the Address for Encouragement of the wearing the Manufactures of his own Dominions, That the said Address was presented to his Majesty, by the Hands of the Right honourable the Lord High Treasurer of England: And that his Majesty made Answer to this Effect; That he would give all the Encouragement possible therein, both in his own Person, and those which were about him; and that, for the better effecting thereof, he had given Order to the said Lord Treasurer, that Care should be taken for the Seizing of all prohibited Goods, at the Customhouse.
WE Your Majesty's most loyal and dutiful Subjects, the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in Parliament assembled, do humbly beseech Your Majesty, that you will be graciously pleased, by your own Example to encourage the constant wearing of the Manufactures of your own Kingdoms and Dominions; and to discountenance such Persons (Men or Women in Your Court) as shall wear any Manufactures made in foreign Countries.
Thanks for Answer.
Ordered, That the humble Thanks of this House be returned to his Majesty, for his gracious Answer, touching the Encouragement of the wearing the English Manufactures: And that Sir Robert Carr do attend his Majesty with the Thanks of this House, accordingly.
Mr. Mallet reports from the Committee, to which the Bill to enable Robert Bellamy to sell Lands for Payment of Debts was committed, That they had carefull . . perused the whole Bill; and found no cause of Alteration or Amendment.
Greenland, &c. Trade.
General Nat. Bill.
|Lord Clifford,||For the Yeas,||76.|
|Sir Adam Browne,|
|Sir Wm. Windham,||For the Noes,||60.|