Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 6, 1643. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Lunæ, videlicet, 6 die Novembris.
Lords present this Day:
The Lord Grey of Warke, Speaker.
Captain Drinkwater, to bring the Corporal who searched the Earl of Lincoln's Man.
Ordered, That Ric'd Bayliff, that was Corporal at the Court of Guard when the Earl of Lyncolne was affronted at the Court of Guard (fn. 1) : And this Bayliff being produced, it proved he was not the Corporal.
Hereupon this House Ordered, That the Captain, Drinkewater, shall bring him that was Corporal, to this House To-morrow Morning.
Middlesex Troop to guard the County.
Upon Information to this House of Colonel Manwaring, from the Militia of the City of London, to desire of this House, "That the Troop of Midd. might be Ordered to be in Service, for the Guarding of the Highways about Uxbridge and Colebrooke, &c. and other Ways, to prevent the Incursions and Plundering of the Enemy, the City of London having employed all their Troops of Horse in the present Service of the State: And this Order to be sent to the Deputy Lieutenants of Midd. and the Captain of the Troop of Midd."
Earl of Holland committed to the Gentleman Usher.
The House was this Day informed, "That the Earl of Holland being taken at Uxbridge with Three Men, and brought to his House at Kensington, where he is now in Custody but of Six Soldiers."
Hereupon this House Ordered, That the Earl of Holland shall be committed to the Custody of the Gentleman Usher of this House, and to be at his House at Kensington until the Pleasure of this House be further known; and that Colonel Manwaring shall send a good Guard of Musketeers, to be at the Command of the said Gentleman Usher, for his better Security there.
Ordered, That the Earl of Stamford is hereby added to the Committee for Plymouth, Lyme, and Poole.
House adjourned till 10a cras.