Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 5, 1642-1643. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Martis, videlicet, 28 Junii.
Message to the H. C. that the Lords agree to the Propositions about Galway, and the Amendments in the Scots Treaty.
To let them (fn. 1) know, that the Lords do agree with them in the Propositions concerning the Town of Gallaway, and the Propositions concerning the Treaty with the Scotts; and that this House hath appointed Two Lords, to join with a proportionable Number of the House of Commons, to draw a Petition to the King, concerning the Town of Gallaway.
Committee to draw up a Petition to the King, to withdraw the Protection from Galway.
Lord Mayor examined, about the Proclamation in the City, against bringing in Money, &c.
The Proclamation illegal.
Committee to consider of it.
Lord Mayor not to publish any Thing, without acquainting the Parliament.
Lord Robartes reported from the Committee, "That the Speaker should let the Lord Mayor know, by the Directions of the House; videlicet, That the Lords have heard what you have said, will take this Business into further Consideration; only they have commanded me to let you know, that you are not bound by any Oath to execute any Writ against Law; and they require you that you presume not to publish any Thing of this Kind before you have acquainted the Parliament therewith."
To answer the contrary at his Peril.
The House taking it into Consideration, appointed the Speaker to let the Lord Mayor know, "That, he having heard the Sense of the House, (fn. 2) if he do any Thing contrary thereunto, he shall answer it at his Peril."
Answer from the H. C.
That the House of Commons will appoint a proportionable Number of their House, to meet with the Committee of Lords, this Afternoon, at Three a Clock, to draw a Petition to be sent to the King, concerning Gallaway.
Message from the H. C. to proceed to Judgement against the impeached Lords;
To (fn. 3) desire their Lordships would proceed to Judgement against the Nine Lords impeached by the House of Commons.
with an Order about Hull;
and to sit P. M.
Impeachment of the Nine Lords to be considered.
Answer to the H. C.
Committee to receive the Weekly Accounts of Saddlers and Gunsmiths.
Ordered, That the Committee appointed to take Account of Saddlers, Gun-smiths, &c. have Power to send for what Persons they please, to come before them; as Hilliard, by Charing-Crosse; Kite, by Charinge-Crosse; and a Saddler in Kinge-streete.
Order for Capt. Moyer's Ship to stay at Hull, and Merchantships to be hired for bringing away the Magazine.
"Ordered, by the Lords and Commons in Parliament assembled, That the Lord Admiral be desired, that the Ship whereof Captain Moyer is Captain may be directed to stay in the River of Humber, where now it is; and that he (fn. 4) will write to Sir Jo. Hotham, that some Merchant Ship be hired, to bring away the Magazine there."
Fynch and Halsall released.
Upon the humble Petitions of Herbert Fynch and James Halsall, expressing "their hearty Sorrow for their highly offending their Lordships, desiring to be discharged of their present Imprisonment;" it is Ordered, That they shall be presently released of their Imprisonment.
Upon reading the Petition of Edw. Watkins; Ordered, That both Parties, with their Counsel, [ (fn. 5) shall attend] the Lord Chief Justice on Saturday next, who is to hear the Cause, according to the Order of the 22d of March last.