House of Lords Journal Volume 31
March 1765, 11-20

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'House of Lords Journal Volume 31: March 1765, 11-20', Journal of the House of Lords volume 31: 1765-1767 (1767-1830), pp. 69-88. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=113238 Date accessed: 23 October 2014.


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Die Lunæ, 11o Martii.
Essex, Suffolk, and Hertfordshire Roads, Bill. Crewkerne Roads; Bill: Dorset and Devon Road, Bill. Flamborough Enclosure Bill. Warminster Roads, Bill. Wellingborough Enclosure, Bill. The King’s Answer to Address for a Place in Westminster Hall, and Lord High Steward, for Ld. Byron’s Trial. E. of Guilford, St. John, & al. Leave for a Bill: Bill read. The King’s Answer to Address, touching Drovers of Cattle. To repeal Part of an Act of the 7th of Queen Anne, touching Carease Butchers, Bill. To prevent Free Indians from being carried by Sea from His Majesty’s Colonies in America, without License, Bill. Horley and Hornton Enclosure, Bill. Ld. Napier against Livingston: Interlocutor affirmed. His & al.Nat.Bill. Leman’s Petition to be added to the said Bill. Adjourn. Die Martis, 12o Martii.
Clarehall college and the E. of Shelburne’s Bill. Wellingborough Enclosure, Bill. Warminster Road, Bill: Persons to be heard by Counsel against it. Walter, Tyers, & al. Leave for a Bill: Bill read. Tetbury Church, Bill. Falmborough, Enclosure, Bill. Taylor’s Bill. Crewkerne Road, Bill. I. Collins & al to sell Cary’s Estate to Child, Bill. Essex &c. Roads, Bill. Message to H. C. that the Lords have agreed to it. Horley and Hornton Enclosure, Bill. Message to H. C. Amendments to it. To repeal part of an Act of the 7th of Queen Ann, touching Carcale Butchers, Bill. Rector of Bloomsbury to sell Lands, Bill. Worksop Road, Bill. Kipping’s Cross and other Roads, Bill. Ulrome, alias Owram, Enclosure, Bill. The House called. To present free Indians from being carried by Sea from His Majesty Colonies in America, without a License, Bill. Message from H. C. to return Wilson’s Bill. Mrs. Townsend s Nat. Bill. Adjourn. Die Mercurii, 13o Martii.
Lemman talk the Oaths, for his Naturalization. Whaley against Bagenal. Judgement assembled. E. of Guilford, Saint John & al. Bill. His & al. Nat. Bill: Lemman’s Pet to be added to it referred to the Committee. Riemann’s Pet. to be added to. Hempel’s Nat. Bill. Tube to take the Name of Poole, Bill. Knowsley’s Bill. Dowdeswell & al. Leave for a Bill, to sell Broxholme’s Estate: Bill read. Clarehall College and E. of Shelburne’s Bill: Message to H. C with it. French & al. against Farrell & al: Judges to attend. Adjourn. Die Javis, 14 Martii;
Penn’s Bill. Ulrome, alias Owram, Enclosure, Bill. Crewkerne Road, Bill. North Kilworth Enclosure, Bill. Rector of Bloomsbury, Bill. Dorset, &c. Road, Bill. Aubrey to take the Name and Arms of Cole, Bill. Alhallow’s Church,Lo. don Wall, Bill. Hollingworth & al. Leave for a Bill: Bill read. Tribe to take the Name of Poole, Bill. Message to H. C that the Lords have agreed to it. Gordon, Leave to withdraw his Appeal. Fleischman’s Pet. to be added to the Bill for naturalizing Hempel & al. To repeal Past of an Act of the 7th of Queen Anne, touching Carcase Butchers, Bill. To prevent Free Indians from being carried, by Sea, from His Majesty’e Colonies in America, Bill. Writs of Error; Peach against Nightingale: and Walton against Hutton. Adjourn. Die Veneris 15o Martii;
Tetbury Church to re-build, Bill. Flamborough Enclosure, Bill. To repeal Part of an Act of the 7th at Queen Anne; touching Carcale Butchers, Bill. Penn’s Bill: Message to H. C with it. Crewkerne Road, Bill: Ulrome, alias Owiar, Enclosure, Bill. North Kilworth Enclosure, Bill. Messages to H C that the Lords have agreed to the Twice preceding Bill. Draycot Enclosure, Bill. Dowds well & al. to tell Broxolme Esta c, Bill. French & al. against Farrel & al. Decree affirmed, with Colts. Walter, Tyers, & al. Bill. Newton, Lincolnshire, Enclosure, Bill. Fenton Common Fields to divide and allot, Bill. Hurst Green to Burwash Road, Bill. Alhallow’s Church, London Wall, Bill. Aubrey to take the Name of Cole, Bill. Adjourn. Die Lunæ, 18o Martii.
Tetbury Church, to be-build, Bill. His, & al. Nat. Bill. Lowdham Enclosure, Bill. Eveningham Common, to divide and allot, Bill. Warminster & al. Roads, Bill. Newton, Enclosure, Bill. Fenton Common Fields, to divide and allot, Bill. Worksop, &c. Roads, Bill. Holling worth’s Bill. Darevs against Mitchell &al.: Decree affirmed, by Consent, with Costs. Draycott Enclosure, Bill. Einch & al Leave for a Bill, to vest Westbrook’s Estates in Trustees Bill read. Hurst Green to Burwash Road, Bill. Kipping’s Cross Road, Bill. Persons take the Oaths for then Naturalization. Mrs. Townsend’s Nat. Bill. Hempel & at. Nat Bill. Flamborough Enclosure, Bill. Message to H. C. that the Lords have agreed to it. Adjourn. Die Martis, 19o Martii.
Tetbury Church to re-build, Bills: Message to H. C. with Amendments to it. His & al. Nat. Bill: Message to H. C. with Amendments to it. Everingham commons to divide and enclose, Bill: Message to H. C. with Amendments to it. Everingham Common to divide and en close, Bill: Warminster & al. Roads, Bill: Message to H. C that the Lords have agreed to the Two preceding Bills. Fowler and Sir B. Bridges Bill. Newton Enclosure, Bill. Cunninghame’s Two Causes to be heard the same Day. Chamberlain of London against Shease, Wot of Error. Fenton Common, to divide and allot, Bill. Mullen’s Pond and other Roads, Bill. Ecclesiastical Persons, &c. to exchange and convey Real Estates, Bill. Relief and Employment of the Poor, Bill. Horley and Hointon Enclosure, Bill. Sir G. Trevelyan & al. Leave for a Bill: Bill read. Hurst Green to Burwash Road, Bill. Finch & al. to sell Westbrooke’s Estate, Bill. Wycle, Leave for a Bills Bill read. To prevent Free Indians from being carried from His Majesty’s Colonies in America without Leave, Bill. Cambridge to Ely and other Roads, Bill. To repeal Part of an Act of the 71h or Q Anne, relating to Carcase Butchers, Bill: Message to H.C. With it. Instruction to Committee on the Deainess of Provisions. Adjourn Die Mercurii, 20o Martii.
Denford Enclosure, Bill. Message from H. C. to return Nixon’s Divorce Bill. Rector of Bloomsubury’s Bill. Dorset and Devon Roads, Bill. D. Newcastle S & al. Exchange of Lands, Bill. Fowler and sir B.Bridger bill. Message to H. C. with it. Sir G. Trevelyan’s Bill. Cambridge to Ely Road, Bill. Benton Enclosure, Bill. Brantingham Enclosure, Bill. Ellerker Enclosure, Bill. Report from Committee on the Dearness of Provisions, and Resolution about prohibiting the Exportation of Wheat agreed to. Huntingdon, &c. Road, Bill. Erskine against Magistrates of Stirling: Interlocutors affirmed. Lowdham Enclosure, Bill. Mullen’s Pond and other Roads, Bill. Wyehe’s Bill. Adjourn.

Die Lunæ, 11o Martii.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

Epus. Duresm. Comes Northington, Cancellarius. Ds. Botetourt.
Epus. Cestrien. Ds. St. John Blet.
Epus. Cicestrien. Dux Bridgewater. Ds. Leigh.
Epus. Asaphen. Ds. Delamer.
Epus. Meneven. Comes Gower, Camerarius. Ds. Cathcart.
Epus. Landav. Ds. Trevon.
Comes Pembroke. Ds. Masham.
Comes Winchelsea. Ds. Ducie.
Comes Sandwich. Ds. Sandys.
Comes Litchfield. Ds. Ravensworth.
Comes Scarbrough. Ds. Hyde.
Comes Abercorn. Ds. Mansfield.
Comes Breadalbane. Ds. Grantham.
Comes Marchmont. Ds. Boston.
Comes Hyndford.
Comes Aylesford.
Comes Halifax.
Comes Macclesfield.
Comes Pomfret.
Comes Kerr.
Comes Guilford.
Viscount Say & Sale.
Viscount Weymouth.
Viscount Falmouth.
Viscount Dudley & Ward.

PRAYERS.

Essex, Suffolk, and Hertfordshire Roads, Bill.

The Lord Boston reported from the Lords Committees to whom the Bill, intituled, “An Act for continuing and rendering more effectual Two Acts, passed in the Twelfth Year of King George the First, and the Twentieth of His late Majesty, for repairing the several Roads therein mentioned, in the Counties of Essex and Suffolk; and for repairing and widening several other Roads, in the Counties of Essex and Hertford,” was committed: “That they had considered the said Bill, and examined the Allegations thereof, which were found to be true; and that the Committee had gone through the Bill, and directed him to report the same to the House; without any Amendment;”

Crewkerne Roads; Bill:

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir Charles Kemys Tynte and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for repairing, widening; and keeping in Repair, several Roads leading to and from Crewkerne, in the County of Somerset;” to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

Dorset and Devon Road, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of commons, by Sir George Yonge and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for enlarging the Term and Powers of so much of an Act made in the Twenty-seventh Year of the Reign of His late Majesty, for repairing several Roads in the Counties of Dorset and Devon, as relates to the Road from Penn Inn in the County of Dorset, to the Workhouse at the East End of the Town of Honiton, in the County of Devon, and to the Road from the Intrenchment on Askerwell Hill to Penn Inn, and from Bridport to Beamister; and for repairing and amending several other Roads therein mentioned, in the Counties of Dorset and Devon;” to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

Flamborough Enclosure Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Lascelles and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing the Open and Common Arable Fields, Meadows, Pastures, Commons, and Waste Grounds, in the Lordship and Parish of Flamborough, in the County of York;” to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

Warminster Roads, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons by Sir Edward Bayntun and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for enlarging the Term and Powers of Two Acts of the Thirteenth of George the First, and of the Sixteenth of His late Majesty, for repairing several Roads leading from the Town of Warminster in the County of Wilts, and for amending several other Roads near the said Town; and for repealing fo much of an Act made in the First Year of the Reign of His present Majesty, for repairing several Roads therein mentioned, in the said County, as relates to the Road within the Town of Heytesbury; and for other Purposes therein mentioned;” to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

Wellingborough Enclosure, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Bagot and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing the Common Fields, Common Meadows, Common Pastures, Common Grounds, and Waste Grounds, of and in the Manor of Wellingborough, and of and in the Manor of Wellingborough, formerly belonging to the College of Irtlingborough, and in the Parish of Wellingborough, in the County of Northampton;” to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

The said Five Bills were severally read the First Time.

The King’s Answer to Address for a Place in Westminster Hall, and Lord High Steward, for Ld. Byron’s Trial.

The Lord Chamberlain reported, “That the Lords with White Staves had (according to Order) presented to His Majesty the Address of this House of Wednesday last, for a Place to be prepared in Westminster Hall, for the Trial of William Lord Byron; and for the Appointment of a Lord High Steward, to continue during the said Trial; and that His Majesty was pleased to say, He had given Directions accordingly.”

E. of Guilford, St. John, & al. Leave for a Bill:

After reading, and considering, the Report of the Judges to whom was referred the Petition of Francis, Earl of Guilford and others; praying Leave to bring in a Private Bill, for the Purposes therein mentioned:

It is Ordered, That Leave be given to bring in a Bill; pursuant to the said Petition and Report.

Bill read.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for vesting certain undivided Parts or Shares belonging, to the Honourable John Saint John an Infant, and Edward Dering also an Infant, of and in several Messuages, Lands, and Hereditaments, in the Isle of Thanet, in the County of Kent, in Trustees, to be sold; and for laying out the Money arising by Sale thereof in the Purchase of other Lands, to be conveyed to the Use of the said John Saint John and Edward Dering respectively, and their respective Heirs; and for other Purposes therein mentioned.”

The King’s Answer to Address, touching Drovers of Cattle.

The Lord Chamberlain reported, “That the Lords with White Staves had (according to Order) presented to His Majesty the Address of this House of Tuesday last, to desire, that He would be graciously pleased to direct all Justices of Peace, and others to whom it appertains, to put the several Acts of Parliament touching Drovers of Cattle into Execution; and that His Majesty was pleased to say, He would give Directions accordingly.”

To repeal Part of an Act of the 7th of Queen Anne, touching Carease Butchers, Bill.

The Earl of Abercorn presented to the House, a Bill, intituled, “An Act for repealing so much of an Act passed in the Seventh Year of Queen Anne (intituled, An Act for explaining and making more effectual that Part of an Act passed in the Fifth Year of Her present Majesty’s Reign, concerning the buying and selling of Cattle in Smithfield, and for giving Leave for bringing up Calves dead to London as formerly) as relates to the felling of Sheep and Grass Lambs, dead, by One Butcher to another.”

The said Bill was read the First Time.

Ordered, That the said Bill be read a Second Time To-morrow.

To prevent Free Indians from being carried by Sea from His Majesty’s Colonies in America, without License, Bill.

The Lord Harwich presented to the House a Bill, intituled, “An Act to prevent any Free Indian, under His Majesty’s Protection, from being carried by Sea from any of His Majesty’s Colonies in America, without a Licence for that Purpose.”

The said Bill was read the First Time.

Horley and Hornton Enclosure, Bill.

The Lord Delamer reported from the Lords Committees to whom the Bill, intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing the Open and Common Fields, Common Meadows, Common Pastures, Common Grounds, and Commonable Lands, lying within the, Towhships and Hamlets of Horley and Hornton, in the Parish of Horley aforesaid, in the County of Oxford,” was committed: “That they had considered the said Bill, and examined the Allegations thereof, which were found to be true; that the Parties concerned had given their Consents, to the Satisfaction of the Committee; and that the Committee had gone through the Bill, and made Two Amendments thereto.”

Which Amendments were read by the Clerk, and are as follow; videlicet,

“Pri 16. L.I. Leave out[“Joseph”], and instead thereof insert [“Richard.”].”

“ Pr 50 L. 24. After [“being”],insert [“or to any other Person.”].”

And the said Amendments, being read a Second Time, were severally agreed to by the House.

Ld. Napier against Livingston:

After hearing Counsel, as well on Friday last as this Day, upon the Petition and Appeal of Francis Lord Napier; complaining of Three Interlocutors of the Lords of Session in Scotland, of the 3d of March and 11th of August 1762, and 2d of March 1763; and praying, That the same might be reversed or altered, or that the Appellant might have such Relief in the Premises as to their Lordships should seem meet:” As also upon the Answer of Captain William Livingston put in to the said Appeal; and due Consideration had of what was offered on either Side in this Cause:

Interlocutor affirmed.

It is Ordered and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Petition and Appeal be, and is hereby, dismissed this House; and that the said several Interlocutors therein complained of be and the same are hereby, affirmed.

His & al.Nat.Bill.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for naturalizing John His, John Henry Ernst, and John Michael Platz.”

Leman’s Petition to be added to the said Bill.

Upon reading the Petition of Rudolph Lemann; Praying “That his Name may be inserted he said Bill, for his Naturalization;”

It is Ordered, That the said Petition do lie on the Table, till the said Bill be read a Second Time.

Adjourn.

Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Martis, duodecimum diem instantis Martii, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.

Die Martis, 12o Martii.

Domain tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsented fuerunt:

Arch. Cantuar. Comes Northington, Cancellarius. Ds. Abergavenny.
Arch. Ebor. Ds. Botetourt.
Epus. Londin. Dux Rutland. Ds. Willoughby Er.
Epus. Duresm. Dux Argyll. Ds. St. John Blet.
Epus. Winton. Dux Ancaster, Magnus Camerarius. Ds. Clifton.
Epus. Elien. Dux Newcastle. Ds. Leigh.
Epus. Bath. and Wells. Dux Portland. Ds. Berkeley Sir.
Epus. Sarum. Dux Manchester. Ds. Delamer.
Epus. Roffen. Dux Bridgewater. Ds. Craven.
Epus. Litch & Cov. Ds. Cathcart.
Epus. Cestrien. March. Rockingham. Ds. Trevor.
Epus. Wigorn. Ds. Masham.
Epus. Cicestrien. Comes Gower, Camerarius. Ds. Cadogan.
Ds. Ducie.
Epus. Asaphen: Ds. Monson.
Epus. Bangor. Comes Pembroke.
Epus. Norvicen. Comes Suffolk. Ds. Edgecumbe.
Epus. Glocestr. Comes Winchilsea. Ds. Sandys.
Epus. Meneven. Comes Sandwich. Ds. Bruce.
Epus. Landav. Comes Cardigan. Ds. Fortescue.
Epus. Lincoln. Comes Litchfield. Ds; Ravensworth.
Epus. Bristol. Comes Gainsborough. Ds. Vere.
Epus. Carliol. Comes Plimouth. Ds. Hyde.
Epus. Exon. Comes Scarbrough. Ds. Walpole.
Comes Coventry. Ds. Mansfield.
Comes Cholmondeley.
Comes Morton.
Comes Eglintoun.
Comes Abercorn. Ds. Harwich.
Comes Breadalbane. Ds. Lyttelton.
Comes Dunmore. Ds. Wycombe.
Comes Marchmont. Ds. Grantham.
Comes Hyndford. Ds. Scarsdale.
Comes Bute. Ds. Boston.
Comes Strafford. Ds. Level and Holland.
Comes Dartmouth. Ds. Montague.
Comes Tankerville. Ds. Beaulieu.
Comes Aylesford. Ds. Vernon.
Comes Halifax. Ds. Holland.
Comes Macclesfield.
Comes Pomfret.
Comes Kerr.
Comes Ashburnham.
Comes Harrington.
Comes Powis.
Comes Northumb'land.
Comes Temple.
Comes Harcourt.
Comes Guilford.
Comes Hardwicke.
Viscount Hereford.
Viscount Say and Sale.
Viscount Townshend.
Viscount Weymouth.
Viscount Falmouth.
Viscount Folkestone.
Viscount Courtenay.
Viscount Dudley & Ward.

PRAYERS.

Clarehall college and the E. of Shelburne’s Bill.

The Lord Viscount Weymouth reported from the Lords Committees to whom the Bill, intituled, “An Act for vesting an Estate called Woodlands in the County of Wilts, belonging to the Master, Fellows, and Scholars, of the College called Clarehall in the University of Cambridge, in William Earl of Shelburne and his Heirs,” was committed: “That they had considered the said Bill, and examined the Allegations thereof, which were found to be true; that the Parties concerned had given their Consents, to the Satisfaction of the Committee; and that the Committee had gone through the Bill, and directed him to report the same to the House, without any Amendment.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be engrossed.

Wellingborough Enclosure, Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing the Common Fields, Common Meadows, Common Pastures, Common Grounds, and Waste Grounds, of and in the Manor of Wellingborough, and of and in the Manor of Wellingborough, formerly belonging to the College of Irllingborough, and in the Parish of Wellingborough, in the County of Northampton

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords following:

D. Rutland.
D. Argyll. L. B. Durham. L. Botetourt.
D. Ancaster. L. B. Litch. & Cov. L. Leigh.
D. Portland. L. B. Chester. L. Berkeley Str.
Ld. Chamberlain. L. B. Norwich. L. Ducie.
E. Suffolk. L. B. Exeter. L. Sandys.
E. Winchilsea. L. Bruce.
E. Sandwich. L. Hyde.
E. Litchfield. L. Walpole.
E. Plimouth. L. Lyttelton.
E. Morton. L. Boston.
E. Abercorn. L. Lovel & Holland.
E. Marchmont.
E. Dartmouth.
E. Aylescord.
E. Pomsfret.
V. Weymouth.

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Thursday the 21st Day of this Infant March, at Ten o’Clock in the Forenoon, in the Prince’s Lodgings near the House of Peers; and to adjourn as they please.

Warminster Road, Bill:

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for enlarging the Term and Powers of Two Acts, of the Thirteenth of George the First, and of the Sixteenth of His late Majesty, for repairing several Roads leading from the Town of Warminster in the County of Wilts, and for amending several other Roads near the said Town; and for repealing so much of an Act made in the First Year of the Reign of His present Majesty, for repairing several Roads therein mentioned in the said County, as relates to the Road within the Town of Heytesbury; and for other Purposes therein mentioned.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be Committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees afornamed:

Their Lordships, or any,Five of them; to meet on Monday next, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please.

Ordered, That all the Lords who have been present this Session, and not named of the Committee to whom the last-mentioned Bill stands referred, be added thereto.

Persons to be heard by Counsel against it.

Upon reading the Petition of the several Persons whose Names are thereunto subscribed, being Trustees for carrying into Execution, or Creditors under the Security of, an Act passed in the First Year of His present Majesty. intituled, “An Act for amending, widening and keeping in Repair, the Road leading from Fisherton Bridge to the Turnpike Road at West Knoyle, and from Wilton Bridge to the Turnpike Road at the West End of Heytesbury, and also the Road from the Turnpike Road at the Top of Redhone Hill in the Parish of Urshfont to the Mile Stone at the Western End of Fisherton Street in the County of Wilts; and also an Act passed in the Second Year of His present Majesty’s Reign, to amend and render more effectual the said first-mentioned Act; setting forth, “That the Petitioners are informed, that a Bill has lately passed the House of Commons, and is now depending in this House, for enlarging the Terms and Powers of Two Acts, of the 13th of George the First, and of the 16th of His late Majesty, for repairing several Roads leading from the Town of Warminster in the County of Wilts, and for amending several other Roads near or adjoining thereto; whereby so much of the said Acts mentioned in the Title of the Petition as relates to the Road leading from the West End of the Town of Heytesbury to The Unicorn at the East End of the said Town, is intended to be repealed; and the said Road, from thenceforward, to be subjected to the Care of the Trustees appointed, or to be appointed, to put in Execution the said Bill now depending, in case the same should pass into a Law; in Consequence whereof, the Petitioners will be deprived of the Benefit of the Gate erected at the West End of the said Town of Heytesbury, and the Produce thereof appropriated to the Repair of the Roads comprised in the said Bill now depending, or otherwise wholly lost to the Petitioners: to the great Injury of the Petitioners the Creditors, who have lent their Money on the Credit of the several Gates erected on the said Roads, and the Tolls collected by virtue thereof;” and therefore praying, “That they may be heard, by themselves or Counsel, against the said Bill; or that they may have such other Relief in the Premises as to their Lordships shall seem meet:”

It is Ordered, That the said Petition be referred to the Consideration of the Lords Committees to whom the said Bill stands committed; and that the Petitioners may be heard, by themselves or Counsel, against the said Bill, before the said Committee, if they think fit; as may also Counsel be heard for the said Bill, at the same Time,

Walter, Tyers, & al. Leave for a Bill:

After reading, and considering, the Report of the Judges to whom was referred the Petition of Edward Walter Esquire and Jonathan Tyers Esquire; praying Leave to bring in a Private Bill, for the, Purposes therein mentioned:

It is Ordered, That Leave be given to bring in a Bill, pursuant to the said Petition and Report.

Bill read.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act to confirm and establish Exchanges of Land at Dorking in Surrey between Charles Howard Esquire and Edward Walter Esquire, and between the said Charles Howard and Jonathan Tyers Esquire.”

Tetbury Church, Bill.

The Lord Botetourt presented to the House (pursuant to Leave given on the 18th of February last) a Bill, intituled, “An Act for rebuilding the Parish Church and Chancel of Tetbury, in the County of Gloucester.”

The said Bill was read the First Time.

Falmborough, Enclosure, Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing the Open and Common Arable Fields, Meadows, Pastures, Commons, and Waste Grounds, in the Lordship and Parish of Flamborough, in the County of York.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Thursday next, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please.

Taylor’s Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for Sale of the Copyhold Estates late of Doctor Robert Taylor, deceased; and for laying out the Money arising thereby in the Purchase of other Lands and Hereditaments, to be settled in Lieu thereof; and for other the Purposes therein mentioned.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Wednesday the 27th Day of this Instant March, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please.

Crewkerne Road, Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “ An Act for repairing, widening, and keeping in Repair, several Roads, leading to and from Crewkerne, in the County of Somerset

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Thursday next, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please.

I. Collins & al to sell Cary’s Estate to Child, Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for vesting certain Estates late of Elizabeth Cary Widow, deceased, in the County of Middlesex, in Trustees, in Trust, to sell and convey the same to Robert Child Esquire; and for laying out the Money arising by such Sale in Three per Centum Consolidated Bank Annuities, to be secured and transferred in Manner therein mentioned; and for other Purposes.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Wednesday the 27th Day of this Instant March, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please.

Essex &c. Roads, Bill.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for continuing and rendering more effectual Two Act, passed in the Twelfth Year of King George the First and the Twentieth of His late Majesty, for repairing the several Roads therein mentioned, in the Counties of Essex and Suffolk; and for repairing and widening several other Roads, in the Counties of Essex and Hertford.”

The Question was put, “Whether this Bill shall pass?”

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Message to H. C. that the Lords have agreed to it.

A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Mr. Holford and Mr. Harris:

To acquaint them, that the Lords have agreed to the said Bill, without any Amendment.

Horley and Hornton Enclosure, Bill.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing the Open and Commons Fields, Common Meadows, Common Pastures, Common Grounds, and Commonable Lands, lying within the Townships and Hamlets of Horley and Hornton, in the Parish of Horley aforesaid, in the County of Oxford.”

The Question was put, “Whether this Bill, with the Amendments, shall pass?”

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Message to H. C. Amendments to it.

A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by the same Messengers:

To carry down the said Bill; and acquaint them, that the Lords have agreed to the same, with some Amendments, to which their Lordships desire their Concurrence.

To repeal part of an Act of the 7th of Queen Ann, touching Carcale Butchers, Bill.

The Order of the Day being read, for the Second Reading of the Bill, intituled, “An Act for repealing, so much of an Act passed in the Seventh Year of Queen Anne, (intituled An Act for explaining and making more effectual that Part of an “Act passed in the Fifth Year of Her present Majesty’s Reign, concerning the buying and selling of Cattle in Smithfield, and for giving Leave for bringing up Calves dead to London as formerly)”,as relates to the selling of Sheep and Grass Lambs, dead, by one Butcher to another: ”

The said Bill was accordingly read a Second Time.

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to a Committee of the whole House.

Ordered, That the House be put into a Committee upon the said Bill, on Thursday next.

Rector of Bloomsbury to sell Lands, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Harris and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for Sale of certain Lands in the County of Kent, settled upon the Rector of the Parish of Saint George Bloomsbury in the County of Middlesex; and for applying the Money arising thereby, in Manner therein mentioned, for the Benefit of the said Rector;” to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

Worksop Road, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Hewett and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for amending the Road from The Pinfold in Balby in the County of York, to Worksop in the County of Nottingham;” to Which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

Kipping’s Cross and other Roads, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Fairfax and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for repairing and widening the Roads leading from the Turnpike Road at Kipping’s Cross in the Parish of Brenchley in the County of Kent through the Parishes of Brenchley, Horsmonsden, and Goudhurst, by the Left Hand Side of Iden Green, to the Turnpike Road on Wilsley Green in the Parish of Cranbrooke, and from a Place near Goudhurst Gore, through the, Parish of Marden, to Stile Bridge in the said Parish, and from Underden Green in Marden aforesaid to Wanshutt’s Green in the County of Kent;” to which they desire the Concurrence or this House.

The said Three Bills Were severally read the First. Time.

Ulrome, alias Owram, Enclosure, Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing the Open and Common Fields and Grounds within the Township of Ulrome, otherwise Owram, in Holderness, in the County of York.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Thursday next, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please

The House called.

The House (according to Order) was called over.

And the Names of the Lords who did not appear being called over a Second Time; the Lords following were absent:

Ld. Ligonier,

L. Bingley.

L. Milton.

L. Grosvenor.

L. Sondes.

L. Ponsonby.

L. Archer,

L. Chedworth.

L. Montfort,

L. King.

L. Romney.

L. Onslow.

L. Bathurst.

L. Foley.

L. Middleton.

L. Hay.

L. Boyle.

L. Arundel of Trerice.

L. Maynard.

L. Hunsdon.

L. Dacre.

L. Audley.

L. Le Despencer.

Bp. of Peterborough.

Bp. of Oxford.

Bp. of Hereford.

Visc. Wentworth.

Visc. Spencer.

Visc. Leinster.

Visc. Torrington.

Visc. Bolingbroke.

Visc. Stormont.

E. Delawarr.

E. Ilchester.

E. Fauconberg.

E. Darlington.

E. Cornwallis.

E. Hertford.

E. Buckinghamshire.

E. Brooke & Warwick.

E. Portsmouth,

E. Orford.

E. Waldegrave,

E. Graham.

E. Harborough.

E. Stanhope.

E. Cowper.

E. Sussex.

E. Granville.

E. Bristol.

E. Uxbridge.

E. Ferrers.

E. Oxford & Mortimer.

E. March & Ruglen.

E. Loudoun.

E. Moray.

E. Rothes.

E. Sutherland.

E. Godolphin

E. Poulett.

E. Jersey.

E. Albemarle.

E. Rochford.

E. Holdernesse.

E. Abingdon.

E. Shaftesbury.

E. Essex.

E. Thanet.

E. Chesterfield.

E. Stamford.

E. Peterborow & Monmouth.

E. Westmorland.

E. Denbigh.

E. Northampton.

E. Exeter.

F. Salisbury.

E. Lincoln.

E. Huntingdon.

E. Derby.

E. Talbot, Lord Steward.

D. Dorset.

D. Chandos.

D. Kingston.

D. Leeds.

D. Bolton.

D. St. Albans.

B. Grafton.

D. Richmond.

D. Cleveland & South’ton.

D. Somerset.

Lord Privy Seal.

Lord President.

D. Cumberland.

D. Gloucester & Edinburgh.

D. York & Albany.

The Earl of Marchmont acquainted the House, “That he was desired, by the Earls of Brooke & Warwick, Loudoun, and Shaftesbury to inform their Lordships, that the said Earls were prevented, by Indisposition, from attending the Call of the House; but hoped they should be able to attend their Duty in the House in a few Days.”

The Earl of Sandwich gave the like Information to the House, at the Desire of the Earl of Essex.

The Lord Sandys gave the like Information to the House at the Desire of the Earl of Westmorland.

To present free Indians from being carried by Sea from His Majesty Colonies in America, without a License, Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act to prevent any Free Indian under His Majesty’s Protection from being carried by Sea from any of His Majesty’s Colonies in America, without a License for that Purpose.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to a Committee of the whole House.

Ordered, That the House be put into a Committee, upon the said Bill, on Thursday next.

Message from H. C. to return Wilson’s Bill.

A Message was brought from the House Commons, by Mr. Cholmley others:

To return the Bill, intituled, “An Act for vesting the settled Estate of Ann Wilson Widow, and Ann Wilson her Daughter, an Infant in Trustees to be sold, for discharging the Debts and Encumbrances affecting the same;” and to acquaint this House, that they have agreed to the same, without any Amendment.

Mrs. Townsend s Nat. Bill.

A Message was brought from” the House of Commons, by Colonel Barre and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for naturalizing Henrietta Rosa Peregrina Townshend, Wise of James Townshend Esquire;” to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

The said Bill was read the First Time.

Adjourn.

Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad & in diem Mercurii, decimum tertium diem instantis Martii, hora undecima Aurorae Dominis sic decernentibus.

Die Mercurii, 13o Martii.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

Epus. Duresm. Ds. Botetourt.
Epus. Sarum. Dux Ancaster, Magnus Camerarius. Ds. Leigh.
Epus. Cestrien. Ds. Delamer.
Epus. Cicestrien. Comes Gower, Camerarius. Ds. Cadogan.
Epus. Landaven. Ds. Ducie.
Epus. Lincoln. Ds. Monson.
Comes Suffolk. Ds. Edgecumbe.
Comes Winchilsea. Ds. Sandys.
Comes Sandwich. Ds. Mansfield.
Comes Cardigan. Ds. Boston.
Comes Abercorn. Ds. Vernon.
Comes Breadalbane. Ds. Holland.
Comes Marchmont.
Comes Dartmouth.
Comes Aylesford.
Comes Halifax.
Comes Macclesfield.
Comes Northumber land.
Comes Guilford.
Comes Hardwicke.
Viscount Falmouth.

PRAYERS.

The Lord Mansfield, Lord Chief Justice of the Court of King’s Bench, sat Speaker, by virtue of a former Commission.

Lemman talk the Oaths, for his Naturalization.

Rudolph Lemman took the Oaths appointed, in oaths to his Naturalization.

Whaley against Bagenal.

After heating Counsel, upon the amended Petition and Appeal of Richard Chappell Whaley Esquire; complaining of an Order of the Court of Chancery in Ireland, of the 18th of June 1763; and praying, “That the lame might be reversed, varied, or altered; or that this House would give the Appellant such Relief in the Premises as to their Lordships should seem just:” As also upon the Answer or Beauchamp Bagenal Esquire put in to the said Appeal; and due Confederation had of what was offered on either Side in this Cause:

Judgement assembled.

It is Ordered and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Petition and Appeal be, and is hereby, dismissed this House; and that the said Order of the Court of Chancery in Ireland, therein complained of, be, and the. same is hereby, affirmed.

E. of Guilford, Saint John & al. Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for Vesting certain undivided parts or Shares belonging to the Honourable John Saint John an Instant, and Edwards Dering also an Instant, and in several Messuages, Lands, and Hereditaments, in the Isle of Thanet, in the county of Kent, in Trustees, to be sold; and for laying out the Money arising by the Sale thereof in the Purchase of other Lands, to be conveyed to the Use of the said John Saint John and Edward Dering respectively, and their respective Heirs: and for other purposes therein mentioned.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords following:

D. Ancaster. L. B. Durham. L. Botetourt.
L. B. Sarum. L. Leigh.
L. Chamberlain. L. B. Chester. L. Delamer.
L. B. Landaff. L. Ducie.
E. Suffolk. L. Sandys.
E. Winchilsea. L. Boston.
E. Sandwich. L. Vernon.
E. Cardigan.
E. Abercorn.
E. Marchmont.
E. Dartmouth.
E. Aylesford.
E. Macclesfield.
E. Guilford.
E. Hardwicke.
V. Falmouth.

Their Lordships, or any Five of them, to meet on Thursday the 28th Day of this Instant March, at Ten o’Clock in the Forenoon, in the Prince’s Lodgings near the House of Peers; and to adjourn as they please.

His & al. Nat. Bill:

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “ An Act for naturalizing John His, John Henry Ernest, and John Michael Platz.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Monday next, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please.

Lemman’s Pet to be added to it referred to the Committee.

Ordered, That the Petition of Rudolph Lemman; praying, “ That his Name may be inserted in the said “ Bill,” which was presented on Monday last, and then ordered to lie on the Table till the said Bill be read a Second Time, be referred to the said Committee.

Riemann’s Pet. to be added to. Hempel’s Nat. Bill.

Upon reading the Petition of Erdmann Christopher Riemann; praying, “ That his Name be inserted in the Bill now depending in this House, for naturalizing Charles Frederick Hempel and others:”

It is Ordered, That the said Petition do lie on the Table till the said Bill be read a Second Time.

Tube to take the Name of Poole, Bill.

The Lord Delamer reported from the Lords Committees to whom the Bill, intituled, “An Act to enable Benjamin Francis Tribe Esquire (and his Heirs), to take and use the Surname of Poole, pursuant to the Will of Elizabeth Ludwell, deceased,” was committed: “That they had considered the said Bill, and examined the Allegations thereof, which were found to be true; and that the Committee had gone through the Bill, and directed him to report the same to the House, without any Amendment.”

Knowsley’s Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for vesting the settled Estate of John Knowsley and Elizabeth his Wife, in the County of York, in Trustees, to be conveyed, pursuant to certain Articles, for the Purchase thereof; and for laying out the Money thereby stipulated to be paid in the Purchase of other Lands, to be charged and settled in Manner as therein mentionèd.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Thursday the 28th Day of this Instant March, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please.

Dowdeswell & al. Leave for a Bill, to sell Broxholme’s Estate:

After reading, and considering, the Report of the Judges to whom was referred the Petition of George Dowdeswell Doctor in Physick and others; praying Leave to bring in a Private Bill, for the Purposes therein mentioned:

It is Ordered, That Leave be given to bring in a Bill, pursuant to the said Petition and Report.

Bill read.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for Sale of the Freehold Estate late of Amie Broxolme Widow, deceased, in the Parish of Saint George Hanover Square; and for laying out the Money arising by such Sale in the Purchase of other Freehold Lands and Hereditaments, to be settled in Lieu thereof.”

Clarehall College and E. of Shelburne’s Bill:

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for vesting an Estate called Woodlands, in the County of Wilts, belonging to the Master, Fellows, and Scholars, of the College called Clarehall in the University of Cambridge, in William Earl of Shelburne and his Heirs.”

The Question was put, “ Whether this Bill shall “ pass?”

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Message to H. C with it.

A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Mr. Harris and Mr. Graves:

To carry down the said Bill, and desire their Concurrence thereto.

French & al. against Farrell & al: Judges to attend.

Ordered, That such of the Judges as are in Town do attend this House on Friday next, at the Hearing of. the Cause wherein Arthur French and Edmund Netterville Esquires and others are Appellants, and Richard Farrell and others are Respondents.

Adjourn.

Dominus Mansfield, Capitalis Justiciarius Banci Regii, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad & in diem Jovis, decimum quartum diem instantis Martii, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.

Die Javis, 14 Martii;

Dmini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

Arch. Cantuar.
Dux Bridgewater.
Epus. Duresm. Ds. Botetourt.
Epus. Winton. Comes Suffolk. Ds. Leigh.
Epus. Sarum. Comes Scarbrough. Ds. Delamer.
Epus. Litch. & Cov. Comes Eglintoun. Ds. Cathcart.
Epus. Wigorn. Comes Abercorn. Ds. Ducie.
Epus. Cicestrien: Comes Marchmont. Ds. Sandys.
Epus. Asaphen. Comes Dartmouth. Ds. Mansfield:
Epus. Glocestr. Comes Aylesford. Ds. Lyttleton.
Epus. Meneven. Comes Macclesfield. Ds. Boston.
Epus. Landav. Comes Pomfret. Ds. Milton.
Epus. Lincoln. Comes Northumberland.
Epus. Bristol. Comes Guilford.
Epus. Exon: Viscount Weymouth.
Epus. Carliol. Viscount Falmouth.
Viscount Dudley & Ward:

PRAYERS.

The Lord Mansfield sat Speaker:

Penn’s Bill.

The Lord Sandys reported from the Lords Committees to whom the Bill; intituled, “ An Act for confirming and establishing an Agreement, between the Master, Brethren; and Sisters, of the Hospital of The Lord Hastings of Loughborough, founded at Stoke Poges in the County of Bucks, and Thomas Penn Esquire; for exchanging certain Lands and Premises in Stoke Poges aforesaid, and for rendering the said Agreement more effectual for the Purposes thereby intended,” was committed: “ That they had considered the said Bill, and examined the Allegations thereof, which were found to be true; that the Parties concerned had given their Consents, to the Satisfaction of the Committee; and that the Committee had gone through the Bill, and directed him to report the same to the House, without any Amendment.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be engrossed.

Ulrome, alias Owram, Enclosure, Bill.

The Lord Sandys also made the like Report from the Lords Committees to whom the Bill, intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing the Open and Common Fields and Grounds within the Township of Ulrome, otherwise Owram, in Holderness, in the County of York” was committed.

Crewkerne Road, Bill.

The Lord Sandys also reported from the Lords Committees to whom the Bill, intituled, “An Act for repairing, widening, and keeping in Repair, several Roads leading to and from Crewkerne, in the County of Somerset” was committed: “That they had considered the said Bill, and examined the Allegations thereof, which were found to be true; and that the Committee had gone through the Bill, and directed him to report the same to the House, without any Amendment.”

North Kilworth Enclosure, Bill.

The Lord Delamer reported from the Lords Committees to whom the Bill, intituled, “ An Act for dividing and enclosing the Open and Common Fields, Common Meadows; Common Pastures, Common Grounds, and Waste Grounds, in the Parish of North Kilworth, in the County of Leicester,” was committed: “That they had considered the said Bill, and examined the Allegations thereof, which were found to be true; that the Parties Concerned had given their Consents, to the Satisfaction of the Committee; and that the Committee had gone through the Bill, and directed him to report the same to the House, without any Amendment.”

Rector of Bloomsbury, Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for Sale of certain Lands in the County of Kent, settled upon the Rector of the Parish of Saint George Bloomsbury, in the County of Middlesex; and for applying the Money arising thereby in Manner therein mentioned, for the Benefit of the said Rector.”

Ordered, that the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords following:

D. Bridgewater. L. Bp. Durham. L. Botetourt.
L. B. Sarum. L. Leigh.
E. Suffolk. L. B. Litch. & Cov. L. Delamer.
E. Scarbrough. L. B. Exeter. L. Cathcart.
E. Eglintoun. L. Sandys.
E. Abercorn. L. Lyttelton;
E. Marchmont. L. Boston:
E. Dartmouth.
E. Aylesford.
E. Macclesfield.
E. Pomfret.
E. Guilford:
V. Weymouth.
V. Dudley & Ward.

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Wednesday next, at Ten o’Clock in the Forenoon in the Prince’s Lodgings near the House of Peers; and to adjourn as they please.

Dorset, &c. Road, Bill.

Hodiė 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for enlarging the Term and Powers of to much of an Act made in the Twenty-seventh Year of the Reign of His late Majesty, for repairing several Roads in the Counties of Dorset and Devon, as relates to the Road from Penn Inn in the County of Dorset to the Workhouse at the East End of the Town of Honiton in the County of Devon, and to the Road from the Intrenchment on Askerwell Hill to Penn Inn, and from Bridport to Beamister; and for repairing and amending several other Roads therein mentioned, in the Counties of Dorset and Devon.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on the same Day, at the same Place; and to adjourn as they please.

Aubrey to take the Name and Arms of Cole, Bill.

The Lord Delamer (pursuant to Leave given) presented to the House a Bill, intituled, “An Act to enable Judith Aubrey and Arabella Aubrey Spinsters to take upon them and use the Surname and bear the Family Arms of Cole, pursuant to the Will of Charles Cole Esquire, déceased.”

The said Bill was read the First Time.

Alhallow’s Church,Lo. don Wall, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir Robert Ladbroke and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for rebuilding the Parish Church of Alhallows on the Wall, in the City of London; and for rebuilding the House belonging to the Rector of the said Parish; and for purchasing several Pieces of Ground and Tenements thereon, to render the Passages to and from the said Church and House more commodious;” to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

The said Bill was read the First Time.

Hollingworth & al. Leave for a Bill:

After reading, and considering, the Report of the Judges to whom was referred the Petition of William Hollingworth Esquire and others; praying Leave to bring in a Private Bill, for the Purposes therein mentioned:

It is Ordered, That Leave be given to bring in a Bill, pursuant to the said Petition and Report.

Bill read.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for vesting several Freehold and Copyhold Estates, in the several Counties of Essex, Suffolk, Bucks, and Middlesex, and in the City of London, in Trustees, for the Sale thereof, in order to discharge the several Legacies or Portions bequeathed by the Will of William Hollingworth Esquire, deceased; and for other Purposes therein mentioned.”

Tribe to take the Name of Poole, Bill.

Hodie 3a vice lecta ecl Billa, intituled, “An Act to enable Benjamin Francis Tribe Esquire (and his Heirs) to take and use the Surname of Poole, pursuant to the Will of Elizabeth Ludwell, deceased.”

The Question was put, “Whether this Bill shall pass ?”

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Message to H. C that the Lords have agreed to it.

A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Mr. Harris and Mr. Pechell:

To acquaint them, that the Lords have agreed to the said Bill, without any Amendment.

Gordon, Leave to withdraw his Appeal.

Upon reading the Petition of the Honourable Lockhart Gordon, Appellant in a Cause depending in this House, wherein Judy Levy Widow and others are Respondents, which is set down to be heard before their Lordships; setting forth, “That the Petitioner is advised to withdraw his Appeal;” and therefore praying, “That he may have Leave to withdraw his said Appeal, without Costs, the Agent for the said Respondents having signed the said Petition, as consenting thereto:”

It is Ordered, That the Petitioner have Leave to withdraw the said Appeal, as desired.

Fleischman’s Pet. to be added to the Bill for naturalizing Hempel & al.

Upon reading the Petition of Bernhard Johann Fleischman; praying, “That his Name may be inserted in the Bill now depending in this House, for naturalizing Charles Frederick Hempel and others:”

It is Ordered, That the said Petition do lie upon the Table till the said Bill be read a Second Time.

To repeal Past of an Act of the 7th of Queen

The House (according to Order) was adjourned during Pleasure, and put into a Committee on the Bill, intituled, “An Act for repealing so much of an Act

Anne, touching Carcase Butchers, Bill.

passed in the Seventh Year of Queen Anne (intituled, An Act for explaining and making more effectual that Part of an Act passed in the Fifth Year of Her present Majesty’s Reign, concerning the buying and selling of Cattle in Smithfield, and for giving Leave for bringing up Calves dead to London as formerly), as relates to the felling of Sheep and Grass Lambs, dead, by one Butcher to another.”

After some Time, the House was resumed.

And the Earl of Abercorn reported from the Committee, “That they had gone through the Bill, and directed him to report the same to the House, without any Amendment.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be engrossed.

To prevent Free Indians from being carried, by Sea, from His Majesty’e Colonies in America, Bill.

The Order of the Day being read, for the House to be put into a Committee upon the Bill, intituled, “An Act to prevent any Free Indian under His Majesty’s Protection from being carried by Sea from any of His Majesty’s Colonies in America, without a License for that Purpose:”

Ordered, That the House be put into a Committee upon the said Bill, on Tuesday next.

Writs of Error;

The Lord Mansfield, Lord Chief Justice of the Court of King’s Bench, in the usual Manner, delivered in Two Writs of Error;

Peach against Nightingale:

In One of which,

John Peach is Plaintiff in Error,

and

Thomas Nightingale Defendant in Error.

and Walton against Hutton.

And in the other,

Elizabeth Walton Widow is Plaintiff in Error,

and

Thomas Hutton Defendant in Error.

Adjourn.

Dominus Mansfield, Capitalis Justiciarius Banci Regii, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad & in diem Veneris, decimum quintum diem instantis Martii, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.

Die Veneris 15o Martii;

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

Arch. Cantuar.
Arch. Ebor.
Dux Portland. Ds, Botetourt.
Epus. Duresm. Dux Manchester. Ds. Willoughby Br:
Epus. Winton. Dux Bridgewater. Ds. St. John Blet.
Epus. Elien. Comes Gower, Camerarius. Ds. Leigh.
Epus. Cestrien. Comes Sandwich. Ds. Delamer.
Epus. Asaphen. Comes Litchfield. Ds. Bathurst.
Epus. Bangor. Comes Gainsborough. Ds. Ducie.
Epus. Meneven. Comes Moreton. Ds. Edgecumbe:
Epus. Landaven. Comes Abercorn. Ds. Sandys.
Comes Marchmont. Ds. Ravensworth.
Comes Dartmouth. Ds. Hyde.
Comes Hahsax. Ds. Mansfield.
Comes Sussex. Ds. Harwich.
Comes Macclesfield. Ds. Lyttelton.
Comes Pomfret. Ds. Boston.
Comes Ashburnham. Ds. Beaulieu.
Comes Hardwicke. Ds. Holland.
Viscount Hereford.
Viscount Say & Sele.
Viscount Weymouth.
Viscount Falmouth.

PRAYERS.

The Lord Mansfield sat Speaker:

Tetbury Church to re-build, Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for rebuilding the Parish Church and Chancel of Tetbury, in the County of Gloucester.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords following:

D. Portland. L. B. London. L. Botetourt:
D. Manchester. L. B. Durham. L. St. John Blet.
D. Bridgewater. L. B. Ely. L. Bathurst.
Ld. Chamberlain. L. B. Bangor. L. Sandys.
E. Sandwich: L. Ravensworth.
E. Litchfield. L. Hyde.
E. Abercorn. L. Harwich.
E. Marchmont.
E. Dartmouth.
E. Halifax.
E. Macclesfield.
E. Pomfret.
E. Hardwicke.
V. Say & sale.
V. Weymouth.

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Monday next, at Ten o’Clock in the Forenoon, in the Prince’s Lodgings near the House of Peers; and to adjourn as they please.

Flamborough Enclosure, Bill.

The Earl of Pomfret reported from the Lords Committees to whom the Bill, intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing the Open and Common Arable Fields, Meadows, Pastures, Commons, and Waste Grounds, in the Lordship and Parish of Flamborough, in the County of York,” was committed; “That they had considered the said Bill, and examined the Allegations thereof, which were found to be true; that the Parties concerned, had given their Consents, to the Satisfaction of the Committee; and that the Committee had gone through the Bill, and directed him to report the same to the House, without any Amendment.”

To repeal Part of an Act of the 7th at Queen Anne; touching Carcale Butchers, Bill.

Ordered, That the Bill, intituled, “An Act for repealing so much of an Act passed in the Seventh Year of Queen Ann, (intituled, “An Act for explaining and making more effectual that Part of an Act passed in the Fifth Year of Her present Majesty’s Reign, concerning the buying and selling of Cattle in Smithfield, and for giving Leave for bringing up Calves dead to London as formerly,”) as relates to the selling of Sheep and Grass Lambs, dead, by one Butcher to another,” be read the Third Time on Tuesday next.

Penn’s Bill:

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for confirming and establishing an Agreement, between the Master, Brethren, and Sisters, of the Hospital of The Lord Hastings of Loughborough, founded at Stoke Poges, in the County of Bucks, and Thomas Penn Esquire, for exchanging certain Lands and Premises in Stoke Poges aforesaid; and for rendering the said Agreement more effectual for the Purposes thereby intended.”

The Question was put, “Whether this Bill shall pass ?”

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Message to H. C with it.

A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Mr. Harris and Mr. Pechell:

To carry down the said Bill, and desire their Concurrence thereto.

Crewkerne Road, Bill:

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for repairing, widening, and keeping in Repair, several Roads leading to and from Crewkerne, in the County of Somerset.”

The Question was put, “Whether this Bill shall pass ?”

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Ulrome, alias Owiar, Enclosure, Bill.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing the Open and Common Fields and Grounds, within the Township of Ulrome, otherwise Owram, in Holderness, in the County of York.”

The Question was put, “Whether this Bill shall pass?”

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

North Kilworth Enclosure, Bill.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing the Open and Common Fields, Common Meadows, Common Pastures, Common Grounds, and Waste Grounds, in the Parish of North Kilworth, in the County of Leicester.”

The Question was put, “Whether this Bill shall pass ?”

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Messages to H C that the Lords have agreed to the Twice preceding Bill.

And Messages were severally ordered to be sent to the House of Commons, by the same Messengers:

To acquaint them, that the Lords have agreed to the said Bills, without any Amendment.

Draycot Enclosure, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir Charles Mordount and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing the Open and Common Fields, Heath, and Waste Grounds, and Commonable Places, in the Lordship and Liberties of Draycot, in the Parish of Bourton, in the County of Warwick;” to which they define the Concurrence of this House.

Dowds well & al. to tell Broxolme Esta c, Bill.

Hedie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for Sale of the Freehold Estate late of Amie Broxolme Widow, deceased, in the Parish of Saint George Hanover Square; and for laying out the Money arising by such Sale in the Purchase of other Freehold Lands and Hereditaments, to be settled in Lieu thereof.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Monday the First Day of April next, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please.

French & al. against Farrel & al.

After hearing Counsel, upon the Petition and Appeal of Arthur French, and Edmond Netterville of the City of Dublin Esquires; complaining of a Decree of the Court of Chancery in Ireland, of the 12th Day of March 1764; and praying, “That the same might be reversed, or that the Appellants might have such Relief in the Premises as to this House in their Lordships great Wisdom should seem meet:” As also upon the Answer of Richard Farrell otherwise Cadell, Thomas Cadell, Robert Cadell, John Kelly of Lackan, Denis Daly, John Farrell otherwise Kelly a Minor, by Richard Holmes his Guardian, John Kelly of Fidane and Jane his Wife, put in to the said Appeal; and after hearing the unanimous Opinion of the Judges present, upon a Question of Law put to them; and due Consideration had of what Was offered on either Side in this Cause:

Decree affirmed, with Colts.

It is Ordered, and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Petition and Appeal be, and is hereby, dismissed this House; and that the said Decree of the Court of Chancery in Ireland, therein complained of, be, and the same is hereby, affirmed: And it is further Ordered, That the Appellants do pay, or cause to be paid, to the said Respondents, the Sum of Sixty Pounds of lawful Money of Great Britain, for their Costs, in respect of the said Appeal.

Walter, Tyers, & al. Bill.

Hedie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act to confirm and establish Exchanges of Land at Dorking in Surrey, between Charles Howard Esquire and Edward Walter Esquire, and between the said Charles Howard and Jonathan Tyers Esquire.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Monday the First Day of April next, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please.

Newton, Lincolnshire, Enclosure, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by the Lord Brownlowe Bertie and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing certain Common Fields, Meadows, and Common Pastures, in the Township and Parish of Newton, in the County of Lincoln, and certain Rights of Pasture in Kettlethorpe in the said County;” to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

Fenton Common Fields to divide and allot, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by the Lord Brownlowe Ber tie and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for dividing and allotting certain Open Fields, Meadows, and Stinted Pastures, in the Township of Fenton, in the Parish of Kettlethorpe, in the County of Lincoln, and a certain Free Common called The East Moor, in the same Parish;” to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

Hurst Green to Burwash Road, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Butler and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for repairing, widening, and keeping in Repair, the Road leading from the Turnpike Road on Hurst Green in the County of Sussex, through Etchingham and Burwash, to the Extent of the said Parish of Burwash, in the said County;” to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

Alhallow’s Church, London Wall, Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for rebuilding the Parish Church of Alhallows on the Wall in the City of London; and for re-building the House belonging to the Rector of the said Parish; and for purchasing several Pieces of Ground and Tenements thereon, to render the Passages to and from the said Church and House more commodious.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Thursday next, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please.

Aubrey to take the Name of Cole, Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act to enable Judith Aubrey and Arabella Aubrey Spinsters to take upon them and use the Surname and, bear the Family Arms of Cole, pursuant to the Will of Charles Cole Esquire, deceased.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Wednesday next, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please.

Adjourn.

Dominus Mansfield, Capitalis Justiciarius Banci Regii, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Lunæ, decimum octavum diem instantis Martii, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominas sic decernentibus.

Die Lunæ, 18o Martii.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

Epus. Duresm. Dux Bedford, Præses.
Epus. Litch. & Cov. Ds. Abergavenny.
Epus. Cestrien. Ds. Botetourt.
Epus. Norvicen. Dux Marlborough, C. P. S. Ds. St. John Blet.
Epus. Glocestr. Ds. Clifton.
Epus. Meneven. Dux Rutland. Ds. Berkeley Str.
Epus. Landav. Dux Ancaster, Magnus Camerarius. Ds. Delamer.
Epus. Bristol. Ds. Cathcart.
Dux Portland. Ds. Boyle.
Dux Manchester. Ds. Trevor.
Dux Bridgewater. Ds. Monson.
Ds. Montfort.
March. Rockingham. Ds. Bruce.
Comes Gower, Camerarius. Ds. Fortescue.
Ds. Ravensworth.
Comes Pembroke. Ds. Vere.
Comes Suffolk. Ds. Hyde.
Comes Peterborow. Ds. Mansfield.
Comes Winchilsea. Ds. Harwich.
Comes Sandwich. Ds. Grantham.
Comes Cardigan. Ds. Boston.
Comes Shaftesbury. Ds. Lovel & Holland.
Comes Litchfield. Ds. Vernon.
Comes Plimouth.
Comes Scarbrough.
Comes Albemarle.
Comes Cholmondeley.
Comes Morton.
Comes Eglintoun.
Comes Abercorn.
Comes Breadalbane.
Comes Marchmont.
Comes Tankerville.
Comes Aylesford.
Comes Halifax.
Comes Macclesfield.
Comes Waldegrave.
Comes Guilford. .
Comes Hardwicke.
Viscount Hereford.
Viscount Bolingbroke.
Viscount Falmouth.
Viscount Wentworth.
Viscount Dudley & Ward.

PRAYERS.

The Lord Mansfield sat Speaker.

Tetbury Church, to be-build, Bill.

The Lord Botetourt reported from the Lords Committees to whom the Bill, intituled, “An Act for rebuilding the Parish Church and Chancel of Tetbury, in the County of Gloucester,” was committed: “That they had considered the said Bill, and examined the Allegations thereof, which were found to be true; and that the Committee had gone through the Bill, and directed him to report the same to the House, without any Amendment.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be engrossed.

His, & al. Nat. Bill.

The Lord Botetourt also reported from the Lords Committees to whom the Bill, intituled, “An Act for naturalizing John His, John Henry Ernst, and John Michael Platz,” was committed: “That they had considered the said Bill, as also the Petition to them referred, and examined the Allegations thereof, which were found to be true; and that the Committee had gone through the Bill, and made some Amendments thereto.”

Which Amendments, being read Twice by the Clerk, were agreed to by the House.

Lowdham Enclosure, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Willough by and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing the Open Common Fields and Meadows, Common Pastures, and other Commonable Lands, lying within the Parish of Lowdham, in the County of Nottingham;” to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

The said Bill was read the First Time.

Eveningham Common, to divide and allot, Bill.

The Earl of Winchilsea reported from the Lords Committees to whom the Bill, intituled. “An Act for dividing and allotting the Commons or Wastes and the Common Fields and Ings, in the Manor and Township of Everingham, in the County of York; and for other Purposes therein mentioned,” was committed: “That they had considered the said Bill, and examined the Allegations thereof, which were found to be true; that the Parties concerned had given their Consents, to the Satisfaction of the Committee; and that the Committee had gone through the Bill, and directed him to report the same to the House, without any Amendment.”

Warminster & al. Roads, Bill.

The Lord Delamer reported from the Lords Committees to whom the Bill, intituled, “An Act for enlarging the Term and Powers of Two Acts, of the Thirteenth of George the First, and of the Sixteenth of His late Majesty, for repairing several Roads leading from the Town of Warminster, in the County of Wilts; and for amending several other Roads near the said Town; and for repealing so much of an Act, made in the First Year of the Reign of His present Majesty, for repairing several Roads therein mentioned, in the said County, as relates to the Road within the Town of Heytesbury; and for other Purposes therein mentioned.” was committed: “That they had considered the said Bill, as also the Petition to them referred; and had heard Counsel, and examined Witnesses, for the Petitioners against the said Bill, upon their said Petition; and had also heard Counsel for the Bill; and that the Committee had gone through the Bill, and directed him to report the same to the House, without any Amendment.”

Newton, Enclosure, Bill.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing certain Common Fields, Meadows, and Common Pastures, in the Township and Parish of Newton in the County of Lincoln, and certain Rights of Pasture in Kettlethorpe in the said County.”

Fenton Common Fields, to divide and allot, Bill.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for dividing and allotting certain Open Fields, Meadows, and Stinted Pastures, in the Township of Fenton in the Parish of Kettlethorpe in the County of Lincoln, and a certain Free Common called The East Moor in the same Parish.”

Worksop, &c. Roads, Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for amending the Road from The Pinfold in Balby in the County of York, to Worksop in the County of Nottingham

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords following:

Ld. President. Ld. Bp. Durham. Ld. Botetourt.
D. Rutland. L. Bp. Litch. & Cov. Ld. Berkeley Str.
D. Portland. L. Delamer.
D. Manchester. L. Bp. Norwich. L. Cathcart.
E. Pembroke. L. Bp. Landaff. L. Monfort.
E. Suffolk. L. Bruce.
E. Winchilsea. L. Fortescue.
E. Sandwich. L. Ravensworth.
E. Cardigan. L. Boston.
E. Shaftesbury.
E. Litchfield.
E. Morton.
E. Abercorn.
E. Marchmont.
E. Aylesford.
E. Halifax.
E. Macclesfield.
V. Weymouth.

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Monday next, at Ten o’Clock in the Forenoon, in the Prince’s Lodgings near the House of Peers; and to adjourn as they please.

Holling worth’s Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for vesting several Freehold and Copyhold Estates, in the several Counties of Essex, Suffolk, Bucks, and Middlesex, and in the City of London, in Trustees, for the Sale thereof, in order to discharge the several Legacies or Portions bequeathed by the Will of William Hollingworth Esquire, deceæsed; and for other Purposes therein mentioned.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Tuesday the 2d Day of April next, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please.

Darevs against Mitchell &al.:

Upon reading the Petition of Francis Darcy and Nicholas Darcy Esquires, Appellants in a Cause which stands appointed for Hearing this Day; setting forth, “That, pending this Appeal, the Estate in Question has been sold, and the Money arising by the Sale is sufficient to pay the Respondents Demands, with a considerable Overplus for the Benefit of the Appellants; and that the Petitioners have come to an Agreement with the Respondents, that the said Appeal shall be dismissed, and the several Orders appealed from be affirmed, on Payment of Sixty Pounds Costs;” and therefore praying, “That the said Appeal may be dismissed, and the said several Orders affirmed, on Payment by the Petitioners of Sixty Pounds to the Respondents for their Costs; the Agent for the Respondents having signed the said Petition, as consenting thereto:”

Decree affirmed, by Consent, with Costs.

It is Ordered, That the said Appeal be, and is hereby, dismissed this House; and that the said Decree and Orders of the Court of Exchequer in Ireland therein complained of be, and the same are hereby, affirmed: And it is further Ordered, That the said Appellants do pay, or cause to be paid, to the said Respondents, the Sum of Sixty Pounds of lawful Money of Great Britain, for their Costs in respect of the said Appeal.

Draycott Enclosure, Bill.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled;, “An Act for dividing and enclosing the Open and Common Fields, Heath, and Waste Grounds, and Commonable Places, in the Lordship and Liberties of Draycot in the Parish of Bourton, in the County of Warwick.”

Einch & al Leave for a Bill, to vest Westbrook’s Estates in Trustees

After reading, and considering, the Report of the Judges to whom was referred the Petition of George Finch Esquire and others; praying Leave to bring in a Private Bill, for the Purposes therein mentioned:

It is Ordered, That Leave be given to bring in a Bill, pursuant to the said Petition and Report.

Bill read.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for divesting out of the Heir at Law, or other legal Representative or Representatives, of Edmund Neeler, deceased, the several Freehold Estates of the late William Westbrook Esquire, deceased, in the Counties of Middlesex, Bucks, Kent, and Surrey, and in the City of London; and for vesting the same in Trustees, to be sold and conveyed to such Persons as may already have contracted, or shall hereafter contract, to become the Purchasers of any Parts or Shares thereof, under the Directions of the Court of Chancery.”

Hurst Green to Burwash Road, Bill.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for repairing, widening, and keeping in Repair, the Road leading from the Turnpike Road on Hurst Green in the County of Sussex, through Etchingham and Burwash, to the Extent of the said Parish of Burwash in the said County.”

Kipping’s Cross Road, Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for repairing and widening the Roads leading from the Turnpike Road at Kipping’s Cross in the Parish of Brenchley in the County of Kent, through the Parishes of Brenchley, Horsmonsden, and Goudhurst, by the Left Hand Side of Iden Green, to the Turnpike Road on Wilsley Green in the Parish of Cranbrooke, and from a Place near Goudhurst Gore, through the Parish of Marden, to Stile Bridge in the said Parish; and from Underden Green in Marden aforesaid, to Wanshutt’s Green in the County of Kent.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Friday next, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please.

Persons take the Oaths for then Naturalization.

John Gottfried Klotz, Erdman Christopher Riemann, and Bernhard Johann Fleischman, took the Oaths appointed, in order to their Naturalization.

Mrs. Townsend’s Nat. Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled; “An Act for naturalizing Henrietta Rosa Peregrina Townsend, Wife of James Townsend Esquire.”

Ordered, That the Said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Thursday next, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please.

Hempel & at. Nat Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for naturalizing Charles Frederick Hempel, James Janot, and Christopher John Schultz.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on the same Day, at the same Place; and to adjourn as they please.

Ordered, That the Petitions of John Gottfried Klotz, Erdman Christopher Riemann, and Bernhard Johann Fleischmann; praying. “That their Names may be inserted in the said Bill,” which were ordered to lie on the Table till the said Bill be read a Second Time, be referred to the said Committee.

Flamborough Enclosure, Bill.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing the Open and Common Arable Fields, Meadows, Pastures, Commons, and Waste Grounds, in the Lordship and Parish of Flamborough, in the County of York

The Question was put, “Whether this Bill shall pass?”

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Message to H. C. that the Lords have agreed to it.

A Message was sent to the House of Commons by Mr. Browning and Mr. Anguish:

To acquaint them, that the Lords have agreed to the said Bill, without any Amendment.

Adjourn.

Dominus Mansfield, Capitalis Justiciarius Banci Regii, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad & in diem Martis, decimum nonum diem instantis Martii, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.

Die Martis, 19o Martii.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsences fuerunt:

Epus. Duresm. Dux York. Ds. Botetourt.
Epus. Elien. Dux Bedford, Præses. Ds. Willoughby Br.
Epus. Litch. & Cov. Ds. Leigh.
Epus. Wigorn. Ds. Delamer.
Epus. Cicestrien. Dux Argyll. Ds. Cathcart.
Epus. Asaphen. Dux Bridgewater. Ds. Trevor.
Epus. Bangor. Comes Suffolk. Ds. Cadogan.
Epus. Norvicen. Comes Sandwich. Ds. Ducie.
Epus. Glocestr. Comes Shaftesbury. Ds. Montfors.
Epus. Meneven. Comes Litchfield. Ds. Sandys.
Epus. Landav. tomes Scarbrough. Ds. Ravensworth.
Epus. Lincoln. Comes Abercorn. Ds. Hyde.
Epus. Exon. Comes Marchmont. Ds. Mansfield.
Comes Strafford. Ds. Harwich.
Comes Dartmouth. Ds. Sonden.
Comes Aylesford. Ds. Scarsdale.
Comes Halifax. Ds. Boston.
Comes Pomfret. Ds. Lovel & Holland.
Comes Northumberland.
Viscount Hereford.
Viscount Say & Sele.
Viscount Weymouth.
Viscount Falmouth.
Viscount Wentworth.

PRAYERS.

The Lord Mansfield sat Speaker.

Tetbury Church to re-build, Bills:

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa. intituled, “An Act for re-building the Parish Church and Chancel of Tetbury, in the County of Gloucester.”

The Question was put, “Whether this Bill shall pass?”

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Message to H. C. with Amendments to it.

A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Mr. Browning and Mr. Anguish:

To carry down the said Bill, and desire their Concurrence thereto.

His & al. Nat. Bill:

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for naturalizing John His, John Hentry Ernst, and John Michael Platz.”

The Question was put, “Whether this Bill, with the Amendments, shall pass ?”

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Message to H. C. with Amendments to it.

A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by the same Messages:

To carry down the said Bill, and acquaint them, that the Lords have agreed to the same with some amendments, to which their Lordships desire their concurrence.

Everingham commons to divide and enclose, Bill:

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for naturalizing John His, John Henry Ernst, and John Michael Platz.”

The Question was put, “Whether this Bill, with the Amendments, wall pass?”

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Message to H. C. with Amendments to it.

A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by the same Messengers:

To carry down the said Bill; and acquaint them, that the Lords have agreed to the same, with some Amendments, to which their Lordships desire their Concurrence.

Everingham Common to divide and en close, Bill:

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for dividing and allotting the Commons or Wastes, and the Common Fields and Ings, in the Manor and Township of Everingham, in the County of York; and for other Purposes therein mentioned.”

The Question was put, “Whether this Bill shall pass?”

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Warminster & al. Roads, Bill:

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for enlarging the Term and Powers of Two Acts, of the Thirteenth of George the First, and of the Sixteenth of His late Majesty, for repairing several Roads leading from the Town of Warminster in the County of Wilts, and for amending several other Roads near the said Town; and for repealing so much of an Act, made in the First Year of the Reign of His present Majesty, for repairing several Roads therein mentioned in the said County, as relates to the Road within the Town of Heyteshuty; and for other Purposes therein mentioned.”

The Question was put, “Whether this Bill shall pass?”

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Message to H. C that the Lords have agreed to the Two preceding Bills.

A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by the same Messengers:

To acquaint them, that the Lords have agreed to the said Bills, without any Amendment.

Fowler and Sir B. Bridges Bill.

The Earl of Winchilsea reported from the Lords Committees to whom the Bill, intituled, “An Act to enable Fanny Fowler Spinster, a Minor, to convey, assign, and settle, her Real and Personal Estate, in the Manner therein mentioned, on her intended Marriage with Sir Brooke Bridges Baronet,” was committed: “That they had considered the said Bill, and examined the Allegations thereof, which were found to be true; that the Parties concerned had given their Consents, to the Satisfaction of the Committee; and that the Committee had gone through the Bill, and made some Amendments thereto.”

Which Amendments, being read Twice by the Clerk, were agreed to by the House.

Ordered, That the said Bill, with the Amendments, be engrossed.

Newton Enclosure, Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa. intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing certain Common Fields, Meadows, and Common Pastures, in the Township and Parish of Newton in the County of Lincoln, and certain Rights of Pasture in Kettlethorpe in the said County.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords following:

Ld. President. Ld. Bp. Durham.
D. Argyll. L. Bp. Litch. & Cov. Ld Botetourt.
D. Bridgewater. L. Leigh.
E. Suffolk. L. Bp. Bangor. L. Delamer.
E. Sandwich. L. Bp. Carliol. L. Cathcart.
E. Shaftesbury. L. Ducie.
E. Litchfield. L. Sandys.
E. Abercorn. L. Boston.
E. Marchmont.
E. Dartmouth.
E. Aylesford.
E. Halifax.
E. Pomfret.
E. Northumberland.
V. Say & Sele.
V. Weymouth.

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Thursday next, at Ten o’Clock in the Forenoon, in the Prince’s Lodgings near the House of Peers; and to adjourn as they please.

Cunninghame’s Two Causes to be heard the same Day.

Upon reading the Petition of Alexander Cunninghame, Appellant in a Cause depending in this House, wherein John Weir is Respondent; and also Appellant in another Cause, wherein Thomas Kinnear is Respondent; both which Causes stand appointed for Hearing; praying. “In regard the Whole of the Evidence in these Two Causes is contained in the Decree and Exhibits in the last-mentioned Cause, wherein the said Thomas Kinnear is Respondent; that the said Cause may stand to be heard before the other Cause wherein John Weir is Respondent, or be heard on the same Day, as to their Lordships shall seem meet:”

It is Ordered, That the said Two Causes be heard on the same Day; and that the said Cause wherein Thomas Kinnear is Respondent be heard First on that Day.

Chamberlain of London against Shease, Wot of Error.

Ordered, That the Hearing of the Cause upon the Writ of Error, wherein the Chamberlain of the City of London is Plaintiff, and Alexander Sheafe Esquire is Defendant, be put off till the First Day for Causes in the next Session of Parliament.

Fenton Common, to divide and allot, Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, An Act for dividing and allotting certain Open Fields, Meadows, and Stinted Pastures, in the Township of Fenton in the Parish of Kettlethorp in the County of Lincoln, and a certain Free Common called The East Moor in the same Parish.

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Thursday next, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please.

Mullen’s Pond and other Roads, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir Edward Bayntun and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act to continue the Term, and enlarge the Powers, of an Act passed in the Second Year of the Reign of His present Majesty, for repairing and widening the Road from Mullen’s Pond in the County of Southampton, to the Eighteen Mile Stone from the City of Salisbury, and several other Roads in the said Act mentioned; and also for repairing and widening several other Roads leading out of the said Roads; and for other Purposes therein mentioned; to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

The said Bill was read the First Time.

Ecclesiastical Persons, &c. to exchange and convey Real Estates, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Blackstone and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for the Allowance of certain Exchanges and Conveyances of Real Estates, by Ecclesiastical Persons and Corporations, and Trustees tees for Charitable Uses, under the Restrictions therein limited;” to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

The said Bill was read the First Time.

Ordered, That the said Bill be printed.

Relief and Employment of the Poor, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Gilbert and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for the better Relief and Employment of the Poor within that Part of Great Britain called England;” to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

The said Bill was read the First Time.

Ordered, That the said Bill be printed.

Horley and Hointon Enclosure, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Townshend and others:

To return the Bill, intituled, “An Act for divinding and enclosing the Open and Common Fields, Common Meadows, Common Pastures, Common Grounds, and Commonable Lands, lying within the Townships and Hamlets of Horley and Hornton, in the Parish of Horley aforesaid, in the County of Oxford;” and to acquaint this House, that they have agreed to their Lordships Amendments made thereto.

Sir G. Trevelyan & al. Leave for a Bill:

After reading, and considering, the Report of the Judges to whom was referred the Petition of Sir George Trevelyan Baronet and others; praying Leave to bring in a Private Bill, for the Purposes therein mentioned:

It is Ordered, That Leave be given to bring in a Bill, pursuant to the said Petition and Report.

Bill read.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled. “An Act for making the Portions, provided by the Marriage Settlement of Sir George Trevelyan Baronet and Dame Julia his Wife, for their Younger Children, vetted Interests, so that the same may be raised and paid, notwithstanding the Deaths of such Children in the Life-time of their Father; and for other Purposes therein mentioned.”

Hurst Green to Burwash Road, Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for repairing, widening, and keeping in Repair, the Road leading from the Turnpike Road on Hurst Green in the County of Sussex, through Etchingham and Burwash, to the Extent of the said Parish of Burwash in the said County.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Thursday next, at the usual Time and Place and to adjourn as they please.

Finch & al. to sell Westbrooke’s Estate, Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled. “An Act for divesting out of the Heir at Law, or other legal Representative or Representatives, of Edmund Neeler deceased, the several Freehold Estates of the late William Westbrook Esquire, deceased, in the Counties of Middlesex, Bucks, Kent, and Surrey, and in the City of London; and for vesting the same in Trustees, to be sold and conveyed to such Persons as may already have contracted, or shall hereafter contract, to become the Purchasers of any Parts or Shares thereof, under the Directions of the Court of Chancery.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Wednesday the 3d Day of April next, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please.

Wycle, Leave for a Bills

After reading, and considering, the Report of the Judges to whom was referred the Petition of Elizabeth Wyche, Widow and Relict of Peter Wyche Esquire; praying Leave to bring in a Private Bill, for the Purposes therein mentioned:

It is Ordered, That Leave be given to bring in a Bill, pursuant to the said Petition and Report.

Bill read.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for vesting the Estate late of Peter Wyche Esquire, at Goadby, alias Godeby Marwood, in the County of Leicester, in Trust, to be conveyed to the most Noble John Marquis of Granby, or as he shall appoint; and for applying the Purchase-money in Manner, and for the Purposes, therein mentioned.”

To prevent Free Indians from being carried from His Majesty’s Colonies in America without Leave, Bill.

The Order of the Day being read, for the House to be in a Committee on the Bill, intituled, “An Act to prevent any Free Indian, under His Majesty’s Protection, from being carried by Sea from any of His Majesty’s Colonies in America, without a License for that Purpose:”

Ordered, That the House be put into a Committee, on the said Bill, on Thursday next.

Cambridge to Ely and other Roads, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir John Hynde Cotton and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act to continue the Term, and alter and enlarge the Powers, of an Act passed in the Third Year of His present Majesty, for repairing, widening, turning, and keeping in Repair, the Road from the Town of Cambridge to Ely, and from thence to Soham; and for building a Bridge cross the River Ouze, at or near a Place called Stretham Ferry, in the County of Cambridge; and for repairing and widening and making several other Roads adjoining to the Roads directed to be repaired and widened by the said Act;” to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

The said Bill was read the First Time.

To repeal Part of an Act of the 71h or Q Anne, relating to Carcase Butchers, Bill:

The Order of the Day being read, for the Third Reading of the Bill, intituled, “An Act for repealing so much of an Act, passed in the Seventh Year of Queen Anne (intituled, “An Act for explaining and making more effectual that Part of an Act, passed in the Fifth Year of Her present Majesty’s Reign, concerning the buying and felling of Cattle in Smithfield, and for giving Leave for bringing up Calves dead to London, as formerly”), as relates to the felling of Sheep and Grass Lambs, dead, by one Butcher to another:”

The said Bill was accordingly read the Third Time.

The Question was put, “Whether this Bill shall pass?”

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Message to H.C. With it.

A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by the former Messengers:

To carry down the said Bill, and desire their Concurrence thereto.

Instruction to Committee on the Deainess of Provisions.

Ordered, That it be an instruction to the Committee appointed to consider of the Chuses of the present Dearness of Provisions. “That they do also take into Consideration the Causes of the Dearness of other; Necessaries of Life.”

Adjourn

Dominus Mansfield, Capitalis Justiciarius fanci Regii, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad & in diem Mercurii, vicesimum diem instantis Martii, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.

Die Mercurii, 20o Martii.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

Arch. Ebor.
Epus. Duresm. Ds. Botetourt.
Epus. Elien. Dux Portland. Ds. Leigh.
Epus. Bath. & Wells. Dux Manchester. Ds. Delamer.
Epus. Meneven. Dux Bridgewater. Ds. Cathcart.
Epus. Landaven. Comes Gower, Camerarius. Ds. Ducie.
Epus. Exon. Comes Winchilsea. Ds. Sandys.
Comes Sandwich. Ds. Fortescue.
Comes Shaftesbury. Ds. Mansfield.
Comes Plimouth. Ds. Lyttelton.
Comes Cholmondeley. Ds. Grosvenor.
Comes Eglintoun. Ds. Boston.
Comes Abet corn. Ds. Lovel & type="i">Holland.
Comes Marchmont. Ds. Holland.
Comes Halifax.
Comes Powis.
Comes Northumberland.
Comes Hardwicke.
Comes Darlington.
Viscount Weymouth.

PRAYERS.

The Lord Mansfield sat Speaker.

Denford Enclosure, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Frederick Montagu and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “ An Act for dividing and enclosing the Common Fields, and Common Grounds, in the Manor and Parish of Denford, in the County of Northampton;” to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

The said Bill was read the First Time.

Message from H. C. to return Nixon’s Divorce Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Colonel Irwin and others:

To return the Bill, intituled, “An Act to dissolve the Marriage of John Nixon with Hester Spencer his now Wife; and to enable him to marry again; and for other Purposes therein mentioned:” and to acquaint this House, that they have agreed to the same, without any Amendment.

Rector of Bloomsubury’s Bill.

The Earl of Marchmont reported from the Lords Committees to whom the Bill, intituled, “An Act for Sale of certain Lands in the County or Kent, settled upon the Rector of the Parish of Saint George Bloomsury, in the County of Middlesex; and for applying for the Money arising thereby in Manner therein mentioned, for the Benefit of the said Rector,” was committed: That they had considered the said Bill, and examined the Allegations thereof, which were found to be true; and that the Committee had gone through the Bill, and directed him to report the same to the House, without any Amendment.”

Dorset and Devon Roads, Bill.

The Lord Delamer made the like Report from the Lords Committees to whom the Bill, intituled, “ An Act for enlarging the Term and Powers of so much of an Act, made in the Twenty-seventh Year of the Reign of His late Majesty, for repairing several Roads in the Counties of Dorset and Devon, as relates to the Road from Penn Inn in the County of Dorset, to the Workhouse at the East End of the Town of Honiton in the County of Devon, and to the Road from the Intrenchment on Askerwell Hill to Penn Inn, and from Bridport to Beamister; and for repairing and amending several other Roads therein mentioned, in the Counties of Dorset and Devon,” was committed.

D. Newcastle S & al. Exchange of Lands, Bill.

The Lord Sandys reported from the Lords Committees to whom the Bill intituled. “ An Act for confirming and establishing an exchange agreed to be made between Thomas Holles Duke of Newcastle and Margaret Cavendish Dutchess Dowager of Portland, of several Parts of their settled Estates in the County of Nottingham; and for settling the Lands given in Exchange to each Party to such Uses as the Lands for which the same are exchanged stood settled,” was committed: “That they had considered the said Bill, and examined the Allegations thereof, which were found to be true; that the Parties concerned had given their Consents, to the Satisfaction of the Committee; and that the Committee had gone through the Bill, and directed him to report the same to the House, without any Amendment.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be engrossed.

Fowler and sir B.Bridger bill.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “ An Act to enable Fanny Fowler Spinster, a Minor, to convey, assign, and settle, her Real and Personal Estate, in the Manner therein mentioned, on her intended Marriage with Sir Brooke Bridges Baronet.”

The Question was put, “ Whether this Bill shall pass?”

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Message to H. C. with it.

A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Mr. Edwards and Mr. Browning:

To carry down the said Bill, and desire their Concurrence thereto.

Sir G. Trevelyan’s Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lesta act Billa, intituled, “An Act for making the Portions, provided by the Marriage Settlement of Sir George Trevelyan Baronet and Dame Julia his Wife, for their Younger Children, vested Interests, so that the same may be raised and paid, notwithstanding the Deaths of such Children in the Life-time of their Father; and for other Purposes therein mentioned.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords following:

D. Portland. Ld. Bp. Durham. Ld. Botetourt.
D. Manchester. L. Bp. Bath & Wells. L. Leigh.
D. Bridgewater. L. Bp. Glouceseter. L. Delamer.
L. Chamberlain. L. Bp. Exeter. L. Cathcart.
E. Winchilsea. L. Ducie.
E. Sandwich. L. Sandys.
E. Shaftesbury. L. Fortescue.
E. Plimouth. L. Grantham.
E. Cholmondeley. L. Boston.
E. Eglintoun.
E. Aber corn.
E. Marchmont.
E. Halifax.
E. Powis.
E. Hardwicke.
V. Weymouth.

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Thursday the 4th Day of April next, at Ten o’Clock in the Forenoon, in the Prince’s Lodgings near the House of Peers; and to adjourn as they please.

Cambridge to Ely Road, Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act to continue the Term, and alter and enlarge the Powers, of an Act passed in the Third Year of His present Majesty, for repairing, widening, turning, and keeping in Repair, the Road from the Town of Cambridge to Ely, and from thence to Soham; and for building a Bridge cross the River Ouze, at or near a Place called Stretham Ferry, in the County of Cambridge; and for repairing and widening and making several other Roads, adjoining to the Roads directed to be repaired and widened by the said Act.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Friday next, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please.

Benton Enclosure, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir George Savile and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing the several Open and Common Fields, Lands, and Grounds, in the Parish of Benton, in the East Riding of the County of York;” to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

Brantingham Enclosure, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir George Savile and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing certain Open Common Fields, Lands, and Grounds, in Brantingham and Thorpe Brantingham, in the Parish of Brantingham, in the East Riding of the County of York; ” to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

Ellerker Enclosure, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir George Savile and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing certain Open Common Fields, Lands and Grounds, in Ellerker, in the Parish of Brantingham, in the East Riding of the County of York;:”to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

The said Three Bills were severally read the First Time.

Report from Committee on the Dearness of Provisions, and Resolution about prohibiting the Exportation of Wheat agreed to.

The Earl of Abercorn reported from the Lords Committees appointed to consider of the Causes of the present Dearness of Provisions, and of the proper Remedies for the same; and to report their Opinion there upon, from Time to Time, to the House: “That upon Consideration of the Returns made from most Parts of the Kingdom of the Price of Wheat, it is the Opinion of this Committee, That His Majesty be empowered, with the Advice of His Privy Council, to prohibit the Exportation of Wheat, under proper Restrictions, and for a limited Time.”

Which Report, being read by the Clerk, was agreed to by the House.

Huntingdon, &c. Road, Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by the Lord Carysfort and others:

With a Bill, intituled, “An Act for enlarging the Terms and Powers of several Acts of the Ninth and Twelfth Years of Queen Anne, and of the Thirteenth of King George the First, and of the Fourteenth of His late Majesty, for repairing the Highways leading from Royston in the County of Hertford, to Wandsford Bridge in the County of Huntingdon, so far as relates to the Middle and South Divisions of the Roads comprised in the said Acts; and for amending the Road from the Town of Huntingdon to the Causeway at or near the West End of the Town of Somesham in the said County of Huntingdon:” to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

The said Bill was read the First Time.

Erskine against Magistrates of Stirling:

After hearing Counsel, the amended Petition and Appeal of Thomas Erskine of Alloa, commonly called Lord Erskine, and John Erskine of Balgounie; complaining of Four Interlocutors of the Lords of Session in Scotland, of the 25th of February and 14th of July 1763, of the 11th of February and 7th of March 1764; and praying, “That the same might be, reversed, or that this House would give the Petitioners such Relief in the Premises as to their Lordships in their great Wisdom should seem meet:” As also upon the Answer of the Magistrates and Town Council of Stirling, Michael Potter, and Robert Galloway, put in to the said Appeal; and due Consideration had of what was offered on either Side in this Cause:

Interlocutors affirmed.

It is Ordered and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Petition and Appeal be, and is hereby, dismissed this House; and that the said several Interlocutors therein complained of be, and the same are hereby, affirmed.

Lowdham Enclosure, Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for dividing and enclosing the Open Common Fields and Meadows, Common Pastures, and other Commonable Lands, lying within the Parish of Lowdham, in the County of Nottingham.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Friday next, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please.

Mullen’s Pond and other Roads, Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act to continue the Term, and enlarge the Powers, of an Act passed in the Second Year of the Reign of His present Majesty, for repairing and widening the Road from Mullen’s Pond in the County of Southampton, to the Eighteen mile Stone from the City of Salisbury, and several other Roads in the said Act mentioned; and also for repairing and widening several other Roads leading out of the said Roads; and for other Purposes therein mentioned.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Tuesday next, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please.

Wyehe’s Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “An Act for vesting the Estate late of Peter Wythe Esquire, at Goadby, alias Godeby Marwood, in the Country of Leicester, in Trust, to be conveyed to’ the most Noble John Marquis of Granby, or as he shall appoint; and for applying the Purchase-money in Manner, and for the Purposes, therein mentioned.”

Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Thursday the 4th Day of April next, at the usual Time and Place; and to adjourn as they please.

Adjourn.

Dominus Mansfield, Capitalis Justiciarius Banci Regii, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad & in diem Jovis, vicesimum primum diem instantis Martii, hora undecima Auroæ, Dominis sic decernentibus.