DIE Lunæ, 16 die Januarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
|His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Sir Orlando Bridgman, Mil. et Bar. Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Robertus Comes Lyndsey, Magnus Camerarius Angliæ.
Jacobus Comes Brecknock, Senescallus Hospitii Domini Regis.
Edwardus Comes Manchester, Camerarius Hospitii Domini Regis.
Comes St. Albans.
Vicecomes de Stafford.
|Ds. Arlington, One of the Principal Secretaries of State.
Ds. Berkeley de Berk.
Sir Ed. Carteret, Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod.
The Lord Chamberlain (in the Absence of the Lord
Great Chamberlain) acquainted this House, "That His
Majesty hath appointed another Person (videlicet
Sir Edward Carteret) to be Gentleman Usher of the
Black Rod, and to attend this House, in the Place of
Sir John Ayton; and that he is at the Door, ready to
receive their Lordships Commands."
Whereupon the House directed that he should come in:
And accordingly he came in, and officiated in his said
Sir Philip Howard's and Watson's Bill.
The Earl of Dorset reported, "That the Committee
have considered the Bill for granting to Sir Phillip
Howard and Francis Watson Esquire the sole Use of a
Manufacture, Art, or Invention, for the Benefit of
Shipping; wherein their Lordships have made some
Which being read Twice and debated, it is ORDERED, That the said Bill is re-committed: And the
Committee is appointed to meet To-morrow Morning,
at Nine of the Clock; the Earl of Essex, Vicecomes
Fauconberg, Lord Eure, Lord Widdrington, Lord Lucas,
and Lord Gerrard; being added to the said Committee.
Bill against maiming and wounding.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act to prevent
malicious maiming and wounding."
ORDERED, That this Bill shall be committed.
Next, the Question being put, "Whether this Bill
shall be referred to a Committee of the whole
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
ORDERED, That this Bill shall be taken into Consideration, by the Committee of the whole House, on
Wednesday Morning next.
Indictments to be laid before the House, against Persons for maiming Sir J. Coventry.
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in
Parliament assembled, That the Clerk of the Peace of
the City and Liberty of Westm'r, or such other Person
in whose Custody the several Bills of Indictments lately
found by the Grand Jury of the said City of Liberty,
whereby Sir Thomas Sandys Knight, Charles Obrian
Esquire, Symon Parry, and Miles Reeves, among others,
stand indicted of Felony and Robbery, for assaulting
and wounding Sir John Coventry Knight of the Honourable Order of the Bath, and robbing him and his
Servant William Wicks, on the 21th Day of December
last, are now kept, be, and is hereby, required to bring
the said Bills of Indictment to this House on Wednesday
the 18th Day of this Instant January, at Ten of the
Clock in the Forenoon.
Bishops of Bangor and St. Asaph, Lead Mines Bill.
ORDERED, That the Bill to enable Rob't Lord Bishop of Bangor and Isaac Lord Bishop of St. Asaph
to let, for Lives or Years, all Lead Mines in their Soil,
shall be read the Second Time To-morrow Morning.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Martis,
17um diem instantis Januarii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.
Hitherto examined by us,