DIE Mercurii, 11 die Septembris.
Ds. Grey de Warke, Speaker.
L. Viscount Say & Seale.
E. of Loudon added to the Assembly.
Ordered, That the Lord Lowden, Lord Chancellor of Scotland, is hereby added to be of the Assembly, to be present there, and vote and debate, upon
Message from the H.C. for a Common Council to be called;
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir Rob't Pye Knight, and others:
1. To desire their Lordships Concurrence in an Order in sending to the City, for calling a Common Council
against Friday next.
Agreed to, with an Alteration; and this House
agrees to name a Committee of Six Lords, to be named
on Friday next.
and for Lord Wharton to be Lord Lieutenant of Westmorland.
2. To desire Concurrence for appointing the Lord
Wharton to be Lord Lieutenant of the County of Westm.
in the Room of the Lord Hastings.
The Answer returned was:
That this House agrees to the making the Lord
Wharton Lord Lieutenant of Westm'land; to the Order
for going to the Common Council of London, their
Lordships will send an Answer by Messengers of their
Abp. of Cant's Trial.
This Day Mr. Samuell Browne, a Member of the
House of Commons, made a Summary of the whole
Evidence, formerly given against the Archbishop of
Which being done, the Archbishop replied not;
but desired his Counsel might be heard in Matter of
Mr. Maynard replied, "That he desired to know to
what Point his Counsel will speak to in Point of Law,
that so a Case may be agreed upon, whereby a Reply
may be made in Behalf of the House of Commons."
The Archbishop answered, "That his Counsel are
best able to speak to this."
Hereupon they withdrew; and this House Ordered,
That the Counsel of the Archbishop of Canterbury shall
deliver in Writing, by them subscribed, unto the Clerk
of the Parliaments, by Saturday next, before the House
sits, what Points of Law they will desire to be heard
in, concerning the said Archbishop of Canter.; and then
the same to be communicated to those Members of the
House of Commons that managed the Evidence.
Order for 200£. to transport the Forces from Wareham to Munster.
The Order lately sent from the House of Commons,
concerning Two Hundred Pounds to be paid, for shipping
the Soldiers that were taken at Warum, into Munster in
Ireland, was read, and Agreed to. (Here enter it.)
(fn. *) "Die Mercurii, 11 Sept. 1644.
"It is this Day Ordered, by the Lords and Commons in Parliament, That the Committee of Lords
and Commons at Habberdashers Hall do make present
Payment of Two Hundred Pounds, for impressing of
Two Ships, to transport the Soldiers that are come
from Wareham into Ireland; the Money to be paid to
Mr. John Bence, who is appointed to take up the
House adjourned till 9a, Friday Morning next.