DIE Mercurii, 11 Novembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Duresm. & Crew.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Comes Pembroke, Præses.
March. Normanby, C. P. S.
Dux Devonshire, Senescallus.
Comes Jersey, Camerarius.
Comes Essex. 2.
Comes Sandwich. 1.
Ds. Grey W.
Ds. Howard Esc.
Ds. Berkeley Str.
Lords take the Oaths.
The Lords following took the Oaths, and made and
subscribed the Declaration, and also took and subscribed the Oath of Abjuration, pursuant to the
Mainardt Duke Schonburg.
Nathaniel Lord Bishop of Durham.
Nathaniel Lord Crew.
Charles Lord Cornwallis.
Peregrine Lord Osborne.
Queen's Answer to Address.
The Lord Steward reported, "That the Lords with
White Staves had attended Her Majesty, with the
"That Her Majesty received it very graciously; and
returns the House Thanks for it."
Thanks to be given to the D. of Ormond, for his great Services.
The House being very sensible of the great Services
done by the Duke of Ormonde to Her Majesty and this
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Lord
Keeper of the Great Seal of England (when the Duke
of Ormonde comes to this House) do give him the
Thanks of this House, for the great Services he hath
done to Her Majesty and this Kingdom.
Public Accompts, Proceedings upon, to be laid before the House.
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in
Parliament assembled, That the Commissioners for Accompts do lay before this House, in Writing, with all
convenient Speed, their Proceedings upon the Public Accompts, in Pursuance of the Act of Parliament.
ORDERED, That these Lords following be added to
the Committee for examining the Journal Book;
Dux Devonshire, Senescallus.
Stoppages in Streets, Order to prevent, on the Thanksgiving day:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the High Steward
of the City of Westminster, or his Deputy, together
with the Justices of Peace of the said City, shall, by
their Care and Directions to the Constables and other
Officers within the said Limits, take special Order, that
no Hackney Coaches be suffered to make any Stay, between The Old Palace Yard at Westminster and Temple
Bar, from Eight a Clock To-morrow in the Forenoon
to Six a Clock in the Afternoon of the same Day; and
that no Carriages, Carts, or Drays, be permitted to
pass through any of the Streets, between The Old Palace
Yard, Westminster, and Temple Bar, between the Hours
aforesaid, To-morrow; and herein special Care is to be
taken, by the High Steward, Deputy Steward, and Justices of the Peace, as the contrary will be answered to
Ld. Keeper to write to Lord Mayor, for the same Purpose.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Lord Keeper of
the Great Seal of England do write to the Lord Mayor
of the City of London, to give Order and take Care to
prevent any Stoppages between Temple Barr and The Old
Exchange in London, To-morrow, from Eight a Clock in
the Forenoon to Six a Clock in the Afternoon; and
that no Carts or Drays be permitted to pass through
the Streets, between the Hours aforesaid.
Lords to go to St. Paul's in their Robes.
It being proposed, "That the Lords go to St. Paul's
without their Robes;" and Debate thereupon:
The Question was put, "Whether this House
shall go in their Robes To-morrow to St.
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That all the Lords do go
in their Robes to St. Paul's Church.
Gent. Usher, &c. to attend.
ORDERED, That the Gentleman Usher, or his Deputy the Yeoman Usher, and Door-keepers, do attend
at St. Paul's Church To-morrow.
Orders for Stalls in St. Paul's vacated.
ORDERED, That the Orders of this House, for the
Stalls in St. Paul's Church to be kept for this House,
shall be vacated.
ORDERED, That the House shall be summoned to
attend here, To-morrow, at Eight a Clock; and each
Lord acquainted, "That the Lords are to be in their
Lords Coaches to go as they are called:
ORDERED, That the Lords Coaches shall go in the
same Places they are called.
Heralds, &c. to call them.
ORDERED, That One Herald and the Marshal's Men
attend this House, To-morrow, at Eight a Clock; and
that the Marshal's Men do call the Coaches, as directed
by the Herald.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad & in diem Jovis, duodecimum diem instantis Novembris, hora octava
Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.