DIE Sabbati, 19 Junii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
|Ds. Harcourt, Cancellarius.
Dux Bucks & Normanby, Præses.
Dux Shrewsbury, Camerarius.
Viscount Say & Seale.
Ds. Willughby Br.
Ds. St. John.
Hampson to enter into Recognizance for Polland.
Upon reading the Petition of Walter Pollard Esquire,
praying, "That Charles Hampson Esquire, his Agent,
may be permitted to enter into a Recognizance for
him upon his Appeal depending in this House, the
Petitioner's Residence being in Ireland:"
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Charles
Hampson may enter into a Recognizance for the Petitioner as desired.
River Trent navigable, Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for
making more effectual an Act of the Tenth and Eleventh Years of the Reign of King William, intituled,
An Act for making and keeping the River Trent, in
the Counties of Leicester, Derby, and Stafford, navigable."
Gery, in Behalf of E. of Huntington, Petition to be heard to it.
Then a Petition of John Gery, Doctor of Laws, Archdeacon of Bucks, and Testamentary Guardian of the
Right Honourable Theophilus Earl of Huntingdon, a Minor, on Behalf of the said Earl, was presented to the
House, and read; praying "to be heard, by his Counsel,
before the said Bill shall be passed; and to make such
Objections to the said Bill, or any Matters contained
in it, as he shall be advised unto."
Ordered, That the said Petition do lie on the Table, until the Second Reading of the said Bill.
State of the Navy to be considered.
Ordered, That the Lords Committees appointed to
consider of the Sate of the Navy be revived, and meet
on Monday Morning next; and that a Book, intituled,
"A List of Her Majesty's Ships, from Fifty Guns and
upwards, with the Condition of each, laid before this
House, from the Commissioners of the Admiralty, the
31st of March last," be referred to the said Committee; and that their Lordships have Power to send
for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Wilson versus Tooker:
After hearing Counsel, upon the Petition and Appeal
of William Wilson Goldsmith, from a Decretal Order
made in the Court of Chancery the Second Day of
July last, on the Behalf of James Tooker; praying, "that
the same may be reversed:" As also upon the Answer
of the said James Tooker put in thereunto; and due
Consideration of what was offered thereupon:
It is Ordered and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said
Decretal Order of the Second of July last, complained of
in the said Appeal, be, and is hereby, reversed; and that
the Appellant do accompt with the Respondent for all
Sums of Money received by the Appellant, either by
Sale of the Annuities, or out of the Exchequer, by
virtue thereof; and on Payment by the Respondent of
what shall remain due to the Appellant on such Accompt, for Principal and Interest together, with his the
Appellant's Costs, to be taxed by the Court of Chancery, in such Time as shall be limited by the said
Court, the Appellant, is hereby enjoined from proceeding against the Respondent on the Action of Covenant or otherwise.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Lunæ, vicesimum primum diem instantis Junii, hora undecima
Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.