Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 10, 1648-1649. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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Die Veneris, 21 die Julii.
Seymour, a Pass.
Declaration from Scotland.
Desires of the Scots.
Declaration against the Scots who have entered England.
Next, the Vote sent from the House of Commons, for declaring those Forces that are now come out of Scotland into England, in an hostile Manner, under the Command of Duke Hamilton, to be Enemies to the Kingdom of England, was read.
Message to the H. C. for Committees to meet about it, and about a Treaty for Peace;-with Stewart's Order, and with Bradshaw's Ordinance.
To desire that the Committee formerly appointed to consider of Peace may meet this Afternoon, in the Painted Chamber, at Three of the Clock; and to desire their Concurrence, that they may consider of the Declaration sent from the Kingdom of Scotland, and also of their Desires of the 26th of April last: Likewise to consider of some Expedient, that the Treaty between the King and the Parliament may be speedied; and that Care may be taken, to prevent the casting of the Two Kingdoms of England and Scotland into War and Blood.
Vote to recall the Commissioners from Scotland.
Declaration of the Scots.
Auditors of the Army Accompts, to have Apartments in Worcester House.
An Order was read, for the Committee of Sequestrations for Westm. (fn. 1) to assign convenient Rooms in Worcester House, for the Use of the Auditors appointed by Ordinance for making and stating Accompts of the Soldiery; which was Agreed to, and ordered to be sent to the House of Commons, for their Concurrence.