Lunæ, 9 die Maii, 16° Car. IIdi.
A BILL for settling the Duty of Hallage for Woolen
Manufactures, was read the First time.
Resolved, &c. That this Bill be read the Second time
Sir Anthony Irby reports from the Committee to which
the ingrossed Bill, sent from the Lords, for the Sale of the
Manor of Ingoldesby, and divers Lands in Ingoldesby in
the County of Lincolne, for raising Portions for the Two
Daughters and Coheirs of Sir William Armin the younger,
deceased, was committed, That the Committee had carefully perused the Bill; and heard all Parties concerned:
And found the Bill to be very just, and for the Benefit of
all Parties interested; and that there was no Omission or
Defect in penning the Bill: And therefore had returned
the same, without any Amendments or Alteration: And
delivered the Bill in at the Clerk's Table.
Ordered, That this Bill be read the Third time To-morrow Morning.
State of Trade.
Mr. Clifford reports from the Committee appointed to
consider, How the Trade of the Nation may be improved
and advanced, That the Committee had agreed upon a
Vote, in relation to the Actions of One hundred thousand
Pounds, brought by Sir Robert Carr against the late
Governors of the East India Company: Which he read
in his Place: And the same, being again read, was as
That the Actions of One hundred thousand Pounds, for
an additional Duty upon Callico, brought by Sir Robert
Carr against Sir Andrew Richard, and Sir Thomas Chamberlaine, late Governors of the East India Company of
Merchants, London, be represented to the House as vexatious, and a Burden and Obstruction to their Trade.
The Question being put, To agree with the Committee;
It was resolved in the Affirmative.
Ordered, That the Attorney, and such as do prosecute
the Suit, on the Behalf of Sir Robert Carr, in the Exchequer, against the late Governors of the East India
Company, do attend this House, to give an Account of
their undue Proceedings: And that all Proceedings in
the Action brought in the Name of Sir Robert Carr, be
Mr. Clifford further reports from the Committee appointed to consider, How the Trade of the Nation may
be improved and advanced, That the Committee, upon
further Examination, had found out several other Wrongs
and Depredations done by the Dutch to Sir William Courteene, and others: Of which he delivered in a Particular,
in Writing, agreed by the Committee to be reported to
Ordered, That the Particulars, reported from the Committee of Trade, be added to the former Exhibits; upon
which the Vote of the Committee, touching the Depredations done by the Dutch, was grounded: And that the
several Papers and Exhibits touching this Matter, be
delivered to Mr. Secretary Bennett, for the Use of his
An ingrossed Bill, sent from the Lords, for the Making
of the Church erected at Falmouth, a Parish Church, and
no Part of the Parish of Gluvias, or Chapelry of St.
Budock, was read the Second time.
Resolved, &c. That the said Bill be committed to Sir
William Killigrew, Mr. Pryn, Sir John Coriton, Sir Court.
Poole, Colonel Robinson, Sir Rich. Braham, Sir Francis
Goodrick, Mr. Crouch, Mr. Buscawen, Mr. Seymour, Sir
Winston Churchill, Sir Edm. Peirse, Mr. Hungerford, Mr.
Spry, Sir Cha. Harbord, Colonel Reames, Colonel Arundell, Sir Wm. Lowther, Colonel Windham, Sir Peter Killigrew, Mr. Clifford, Sir Rich. Onslow, Sir Rowland Berkley, Sir Solo. Swale, Sir Job Charleton, Sir John Covert, Sir
Clifford Clifton, Sir Wm. Stroude, Sir Anth. Irby, and all
the Members that serve for the Counties of Cornewall
and Devon: And they are to meet in the Speaker's
Chamber, this Afternoon, at Two of the Clock: And to
summon and hear all Parties concerned: And to send for
Persons, Papers, and Records.
Ordered, That these Members following be added to
the Committee to whom the Bill for regulating the Company of Painter Stainers was committed; viz. Mr. Geo.
Mountague, Sir Solo. Swale, Sir John Rouse, Sir John
Shaw, Sir Fra. Goodrick, Sir Wm. Killigrew, Sir Anth.
A Petition in the Name of the old Patentees for
Retailing of Wine, was read; and, being irregular, laid
An ingrossed Bill for uniting Parishes, and for Increase
of the Maintenance of Ministers, in Cities, Towns Corporate, and Market Towns, was read.
A Proviso for Preserving of the Church Yards for
Burying Places, was twice read.
The Question being put, That this Proviso be read the
It passed in the Negative.
The Bill being debated;
The Question being put, That the further Debate of
this Bill for the uniting Parishes, and for Increase of the
Maintenance of Ministers, in Cities, Towns Corporate,
and Market Towns, be adjourned till Ten of the Clock
It was resolved in the Affirmative.
Amendments, sent from the Lords, to the Bill for the
collecting the Duty arising by Hearth Money, by Officers to be appointed by his Majesty, were twice read;
and, upon the Question, severally agreed to; and read
a Third time.
Resolved, &c. That the Amendments agreed to, be
inserted in the Bill; and the Bill sent back to the Lords.
Ordered, That all the ingrossed Bills be read the Third
time, To-morrow Morning.
And then the House adjourned till To-morrow
Morning, Eight of the Clock.