DIE Veneris, 21 Martii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Comes Pembroke, P.
Dux Norfolke, Comes Marescallus Angl.
Dux Devon, Senescallus.
Ds. Willughby Er.
Ds. Willughby Par.
Ds. North & Grey.
Ds. Howard Esc.
West Kirby Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for
vesting of the Estate of Thomas Bennet, late of Newton cum Larton, in the County of Chester, in Trustees,
for the Use of the Poor of West Kirby, pursuant to
the Will of the said Thomas Bennet."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of the said Bill be
committed to the Lords following; (videlicet,)
Epus. Duresme, & Crew.
Epus. Litch. & Cov.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Ds. Howard Esc.
Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet
on Saturday the Fifth Day of April next, at Ten
of the Clock in the Forenoon, in the Prince's
Lodgings near the House of Peers; and to adjourn as they please.
Naval Stores imported by the Russia Company.
Pursuant to an Act of Parliament, there was laid
before the House, from the Muscovia Company,
"An Account of Naval Stores imported by them,
between 17° September 1700, and 4th February following."
Countess of Anglesey's Bill for a Separation.
Counsel being called in, for the Countess of Anglesey;
as also Counsel for the Earl of Anglesey:
The Counsel for the Countess desired to examine Sir
Edmund King, as a Witness for the Countess.
He was called in, sworn, and examined, and his Testimony taken in Short-hand.
Then the Evidence given the Thirteenth Instant, on
Behalf of the Countess of Anglesey, by Mrs. Elizabeth
Canon, Thomas Jones, Mrs. Elizabeth Berkeley, Mrs.
Mary Decaroone, Mary Vaughan, Mary Chapman, John
Sheppard, Mrs. Elizabeth Cotton, and Mrs. Sarah Man,
were severally read to, and signed by, them.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That the Earl of Anglesey may
have a Copy of the said Depositions; and that this
House will proceed to hear Counsel and Witnesses for
the Earl of Anglesey on Tuesday next, at Eleven of
the Clock in the Forenoon; as also that Sir Edmund
King's Evidence, taken this Day, be transcribed from the
Short-hand Writer against To-morrow, at Eleven a
Clock; and that he then attend, to have it read to
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Sabbati,
(videlicet,) vicesimum secundum diem instantis Martii,
hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.