Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 19, 1709-1714. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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Die Lunæ, 6 Februarii.
Miccleburgh versus Crispe.
Whereas To-morrow is appointed for hearing of the Cause wherein Henry Miccleburgh is Appellant, and Samuel Crispe Respondent; the House being this Day moved, by Consent on either Side, "That a further "Day may be appointed for hearing thereof:"
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear the said Cause, by Counsel, at the Bar, on Friday next, at Eleven a Clock: And it is further Ordered, That Abraham Baker, Minister of Kirby Cane, in Norfolke, Clerk, shall be, and he is hereby, allowed to enter into a Recognizance for the Appellant Henry Miccleburgh.
Message from H. C. that they will be present at Dr. Sacheverel's Trial, as a Committee of the whole House.
To acquaint this House, that, upon Consideration of the Message sent to them on Saturday last, "That this House had appointed Thursday next, at Eleven a Clock, for the Trail of Henry Sacheverell Doctor in Divinity, at the Bar of this House; and that this House will take Care that there shall be Conveniencies made there, for the Managers of the House of Commons, at the Bar, upon the Impeachment against him;" the Commons have come to this Resolution; (videlicet,)
"Resolved, That the House of Commons will be present, at the Trial of the Impeachment against Doctor Henry Sacheverell, as a Committee of the whole House; and they do desire a convenient Accommodation may be prepared for them accordingly."
Address for a Place to be prepared in Westm r Hall for the Trial:
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Lords with White Staves do humbly move Her Majesty, from this House, That She will be pleased to give Order for a Place to be prepared in Westminster Hall, for this House to proceed upon the Trial of Henry Sacheverell, Doctor in Divinity, who now stands impeached before this House.
Message to H. C. to acquaint them with it.
To acquaint them, that the Lords have addressed Her Majesty, that She will be pleased to give Order for a Place to be prepared in Westminster Hall for this House to proceed upon the Trial of Henry Sacheverell, Doctor in Divinity, who now stands impeached before this House.