DIE Sabbati, videlicet, 29 die Maii.
E. of Newcastle and Carnarvon and the Bishop of Chichester to be examined.
Ordered, That the Earls of Newcastle and Carnarvan and the Lord Bishop of Chichester shall be attended
with this Order; and that their Lordships be desired to
repair unto the Lords Committees appointed by this
House, to take the Examinations concerning certain late
Practices concerning the Army in the North, at Two
a Clock this Afternoon, in the Lord Keeper's Lodgings, near the Parliament House, to be examined by
Moorecroft and Faucon's Answers read.
The Answers of George Moorecrafte and Robert Faucon
Order between Armestead and Warner.
Upon the reading of the Petition of Robert Armestead against George Warner; it is Ordered, That the
Ship mentioned in the Petition shall remain sequestered
in the Hands of the Lord Admiral, until the Cause shall
be heard before the Lords Committees for Petitions,
which is peremptorily appointed to be on Wednesday next,
at Two a Clock in the Afternoon; and that all Parties
and Witnesses in the said Cause shall attend the Hearing,
and take Notice hereof; and that the Workmen in the
said Ship shall have Liberty to go on with their Work
until the said Hearing; but the Intent and Meaning of
this House is, that the former Order shall stand, and be
in Force, until the Pleasure of this House be declared to
Dover Petition committed.
Upon reading the Petition of the Mayor, Jurats, and
Commonalty of Dover, it was Ordered to be referred
to the Lords Committees: videlicet,
Mr. Baron Hendon Assistant.
Their Lordships, or any Five or more of them,
to meet on Monday next, in the Afternoon, at
Two a Clock, in the Painted Chamber; and
Mr. Palmer and Mr. Nic. Piriant to have Notice to attend their Lordships.
Order for Manley's Witnesses.
Ordered, That Mr. Manley have an Order for producing such Witnesses as he shall think necessary to be
examined at the Hearing of his Cause before the Lords
Order about the Starchamber.
Ordered, That this Day Sevennight Counsel shall
be heard in this House, at the Bar, touching the Institution and Jurisdiction of the Court of Star-chamber.
Ordered, That the Earl of Westm'land and Earl
of Portland be added to the Committee for the taking
Sir Cor. Vermuden's Account, and surveying his Design;
of The Great Level.
A Petition of the Scots Officers, which was presented
to His Majesty, was read, and referred until some other
Order about the Court of York.
This Day Counsel was heard, touching the Conveniency of the Court of Yorke; and, after a long and full
Hearing, it is Ordered, That the King's Counsel shall
be heard, in open House, concerning the Legality of
the Court of Yorke, upon Thursday the 10th Day of
June 1641; and that, in the Interim, the Counsel of
Yorke do attend the King's Attorney General, to let him
know how far they desire the King's Counsel should insist
upon the Point touching the Legality of that Court.
Judgement between Nash and Kynaston.
"In Suprema Curia Domini Regis Parliamenti.
"Inter Thomam Nash Quærentem et Carolum Kynaston
Defortientem, in Placito Transgressionis et Ejectionis
"Super quo visis præmissis, et per Curiam Parliamenti
Domini Regis nunc hic diligenter examinatis et plenius intellectis, cum Recordo et Processu prædicto, ac
Judicio prædicto, super eisdem reddit quod prædicta
Causa pro Errore prædicto prædict. Thom superius
in Forma prædicta assignatus et allegatus videtur prædictæ Supremæ Curiæ Parliamenti hic, quod Recordus
prædictus in nullo vitiosum aut defectivum existit; ac
quod, in Recordo illo, in nullo est Erratum: Ideo consideratum est quod Judicium prædictum in omnibus
affirmatur, et in omni suo Robore et Effectu stet et remaneat, dicta Causa pro Errore superius assignata aut
allegata in aliquo non obstante; super quo Recordo et
Processu prædicto, nec non Processo prædicta Curia
Parliamenti ibidem in præmissis habito, e prædicta
Curia Parliamenti coram Domino Rege ubicunque
etc. per prædictam Curiam Parliamenti remittuntur;
ac prædictus Carolus in Curia Domini Regis, coram
ipso Rege, habeat Executionem Judicii prædicti versus
præfatum Thomam juxta Formam et Effectum Judicii
illius, prædicto Brevi de Errore et superius inde non
"Subscribed by the Clerk of the Parliament, and
delivered to the Defendant in the Writ of Error
29th May 1641, to be remitted into the King's
Bench, that Execution may be had upon the
Dominus Capitalis Justiciarius de Communi Banco,
Locum tenens Domini Custodis Magni Sigilli, declaravit
præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem
Lunæ, videlicet, 31m diem instantis Maii, hora 9a, Dominis sic decernentibus.