DIE Lunæ, 16 Januarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Dunel. & D. Crewe.
Comes Godolphin, Thesaurarius.
Ds. Sommers, Præses.
Dux Newcastle, C. P. S.
Dux Devonshire, Senescallus.
Dux St. Albans.
Dux Buckingham & Normanby.
March. Kent, Camerarius.
Ds. Berkeley Str.
Knight & al. Pet. referred to Judges.
Upon reading the Petition of Isaac Knight Esquire,
Dickinson Knight Esquire, and Thomas Stones Esquire
and Hannah his Wife; praying Leave to bring in a Bill,
for vesting in Trustees the Manor of North Leverton
in the County of Nottingham, the Manor of Letwell in
the County of York, and such Parts of the Premises as
lie in North Leverton and Letwell, as also in Hensall, in
the said County of York, as shall be necessary to be
sold, for paying off Five Thousand Pounds and Interest,
and the Arrears of an Annuity of One Hundred Pounds
per Annum; and for applying the Overplus of the Money arising by such Sale for the Purchase of other
Lands, to be settled to the same Uses to which the Lands
in the Settlement are limited:
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That the Consideration of the
said Petition shall be, and is hereby, referred to Mr.
Justice Gould and Mr. Baron Bury; who are forthwith
to summon all Parties concerned in the Bill; and, after
hearing them, to report to the House the State of the
Case, with their Opinion thereupon, under their Hands,
and whether all Parties that may be concerned in the
Consequences of the Bill have signed the Petition; and
also that the Judges, having perused the Bill, do sign
E. of Bath & al. versus Sherwin & al.
After hearing Counsel, upon the Petition and Appeal
of William Henry Earl of Bathe, an Infant, by Sir John
Stanley Baronet, his next Friend, and of Sir Thomas
Clarges Baronet, and others; as also Counsel upon the
Answers of William Sherwin, Anne Gibbs, and others,
Respondents, put in to the said Appeal:
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will
proceed to hear Counsel further in this Cause, To-morrow, at Eleven a Clock.
Message from H. C. with a Bill.
A Message from the House of Commons, by Mr.
Farrer and others:
Who brought up a Bill, intituled, "An Act for
continuing Part of the Duties upon Coals, Culm,
and Cinders, and granting new Duties upon Houses
having Twenty Windows or more, to raise the Sum
of Fifteen Hundred Thousand Pounds, by Way of a
Lottery, for the Service of the Year One Thousand
Seven Hundred and Ten;" to which they desire the
Concurrence of this House.
Window Tax, Coals, &c. Lottery Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for
continuing Part of the Duties upon Coals, Culm, and
Cinders, and granting new Duties upon Houses having Twenty Windows or more, to raise the Sum of
Fifteen Hundred Thousand Pounds, by Way of a Lottery, for the Service of the Year One Thousand
Seven Hundred and Ten."
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Martis, decimum septimum diem instantis Januarii, hora undecima
Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.