Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 7, 1644. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Veneris, 7 die Februarii.
L. Viscount Say & Seale.
Ordinance for equipping a Fleet, pressing Seamen, &c.
The Lord Admiral presented to this House a new Ordinance, for the better raising, levying, and impressing, of Ships and Vessels, Mariners, Sailors, and others, for (fn. 1) the present guarding of the Seas, and necessary Defence of the Realm, and other His Majesty's Dominions; which being read Thrice, this House approved thereof, and Ordered to communicate the same to the House of Commons, to desire their Concurrence therein.
Message to the H. C. with it; and for an Answer about the Letter, &c. from the associated Counties of Essex, &c.
Ordinance for Martial Law.
Ordinance to amend the One concerning Newport Pagnell.