Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 8, 1645-1647. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Mercurii, 11 die Novembris.
Rowe to be instituted to Buckland Monks.
Ordered, That Mr. Doctor Aylett shall give Institution and Induction to Mr. Joseph Rowe to the Rectory of Buckland Monachorum, in the County of Devon; he being presented thereunto by Elizæus Crymes the Patron: And to be with a salvo Jure cujuscunque.
Sir J. Pettus's Petition, about his Sequestration.
Upon reading the Petition of Sir John Pettus Knight: It is Ordered, That it is recommended back again to the Committee of Lords and Commons for Sequestrations, to be heard there concerning his Sequestration; and the Earl of Pembrooke and the Lord North are hereby appointed to signify thus much to the said Committee.
Smart versus Carr.
Ordinance for Sale of Bishops Lands.
Conference to be had about it.
It is Ordered, To have a Conference with the House of Commons To-morrow Morning, at Ten of the Clock, to communicate the Ordinance for the Sale of the Bishops Lands, with the Alterations, Amendments, and Provisos; and likewise to deliver to them a Paper by Way of a Declaration, and desire their Concurrence therein; (videlicet,)
Declaration concerning it.
"And if it shall so happen that the Sum of Two Hundred Thousand Pounds, voted to be paid unto our Brethren of Scotland, shall not otherwise be provided for, then be it hereby Declared, That in case the Sum of Two Hundred Thousand Pounds shall be raised by the Sale or Credit of the Lands contained in this Ordinance, that then the said Sum of Two Hundred Thousand Pounds shall be employed to the Satisfaction of our Brethren of Scotland, upon the Delivery-up into the Hands of the Parliament of England, or such as they shall appoint, all such Garririsons, Towns, and Forts, Ordnance, and Ammunition, belonging to the Kingdom of England, as are or shall be in their Hands, or in the Hands of any by their Appointment, upon the Departure of their Army into the Kingdom of Scotland.
Message to the H. C. for this Conference;
and for the E. of Rutland to be C. J. in Eyre beyond Trent.
2. To let them know, that, upon the Death of the Earl of Arundell, their Lordships think it fit to make the Earl of Rutland Chief Justice in Eyre beyond Trent, in the Place of the said Earl of Arundell, wherein their Concurrence is desired.