Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 15, 1691-1696. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Jovis, 14 Februarii.
E. of Thanet's Bill:
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for confirming Two Indentures Tripartite, the one of Lease, and the other of Release, made between the Right Honourable Thomas Earl of Thanet Island of the First Part, the Honourable Sackvile Tufton Esquire of the Second Part, and the Honourable William Cheine Esquire and Sir Charles Tufton Knight of the Third Part, and the Estates thereby settled."
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to vest in Trustees certain Lands in Kent and Sussex, of John Caryll Esquire, for the Payment of Debts, and raising of Portions for Younger Children, and to supply the Defects of a Conveyance intended for those Purposes."
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to enable William Wanley, an Infant under the Age of One and Twenty Years, to new build several Messuages or Tenements in Ax-Yard, King Street, Westminster; and to enable his Guardian to make One or more Lease or Leases for effecting the same."
Message to H. C. with these Bills.
The Lord Bishop of Salisbury reported from the Committee, the Bill, intituled, "An Act to vest certain Lands and Tenements in Trustees, to be sold, for the better Provision of the Daughters and Coheirs of Joseph Finch Esquire, deceased," as fit to pass, with some Amendments.
Braughton versus Micklewright.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That Mr. Braughton and Mr. Rowland Frith do attend this House, concerning the said Appeal, To-morrow, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
No Petition for re-hearing to be read the same Day offered.
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That no Petition which relates to the Re-hearing of any Cause, or Part of a Cause, formerly heard in this House, shall be read the same Day that it is offered, but shall lie upon the Table; and a future Day be appointed for reading thereof, after Twelve of the Clock.
Questions to the Commissioners of Admiralty; and their Answers, about the Fleet.
|"The Oasters telling wharf,||50|
|Cheuzvorst, or Brand,||92|
and Three Fire-ships.
"1. St. Andrew.
6. Baseing Gally.
Three Dutch Men of War, and One Dutch Fire-ship.
Question to the Commissioners of the Admiralty:
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Commissioners of the Admiralty do, with all convenient Speed, lay before this House their Answer to the following Question; (videlicet,)
State of the Fleet:
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the further Consideration of the State of the Fleet shall be resumed on Tuesday next, at Eleven of the Clock; and that all the Lords be summoned then to attend.
Sir G. Rooke to deliver an Account of the united Fleet with him in The Downs.
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That Sir George Rooke do lay before this House, with all convenient Speed, an Account of what English and Dutch Ships he had with him in The Downes the Eleventh of April last.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to enable Peter Gollop Gentleman to sell a Farm and certain Lands called Wantsley; and to vest the Inheritance thereof in Fee Simple in such Person or Persons who shall be Purchaser or Purchasers thereof from him, subject only to the Payment of the Sum of One Thousand Pounds Principal-money, with Interest thereof due and to grow due unto the Executory Estate of Robert Merefeild Gentleman, deceased."
E. of Salisbury's Bill.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to enable the Guardians of James Earl of Salisbury to make Leases of Salisbury-House, and some other Hereditaments in The Strand, in the County of Midd'x, for the Improvement thereof by Building."
Sir R. Barkham's Bill:
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for vesting the Manors of Earles Croome, alias Jeffrey's Croome, and Baughton, in the County of Worcester, in Trustees, to be sold; and for settling the Manorhouse and Royalty of Waynfleet St. Mary's, in the Counnty of Lincoln, and divers Lands, Parcel of the said Manors, of greater Value, to and upon the same Uses; and to enable Sir Rob't Barkham Baronet to make Provision for his Younger Children."
Message to H. C. with it.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Veneris, (videlicet,) decimum quintum diem instantis Februarii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.