House of Lords Journal Volume 20
5 November 1715


History of Parliament Trust


Year published




Comment on this article
Double click anywhere on the text to add an annotation in-line

Citation Show another format:

'House of Lords Journal Volume 20: 5 November 1715', Journal of the House of Lords: volume 20: 1714-1717 (1767-1830), pp. 239-240. URL: Date accessed: 28 November 2014.


(Min 3 characters)

DIE Sabbati, 5 Novembris.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

Epus. Gloucestr. Ds. Cowper, Cancellarius.
Comes Sunderland, Custos Privati Sigilli.
Dux Somerset.
Dux Shrewsbury.
Dux Marlborough.
Dux Buckingham & Nor.
Comes Manchester.
Comes Yarmouth.
Comes Tankerville.
Viscount Townshend.
Ds. Guilford.
Ds. Sommers.
Ds. Trevor.
Ds. Bingley.
Ds. Cobham.


Parliament to adjourn.

The Lord Chancellor acquainted the House, "That he was commanded by His Majesty to signify to their Lordships, That it is His Majesty's Royal Pleasure, That the Parliament should be further adjourned to Monday the Twenty-first Day of this Instant November."



Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Lunæ, vicesimum primum diem instantis Novembris, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.