House of Commons Journal Volume 11
23 November 1697


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'House of Commons Journal Volume 11: 23 November 1697', Journal of the House of Commons: volume 11: 1693-1697 (1803), pp. 791. URL: Date accessed: 21 October 2014.


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Martis, 23 die Novembris;

Nono Gulielmi Tertii.

Parliament further prorogued.

THE House being met;

A Message was brought from the Lords, by Mr. Cooling, Deputy-Usher of the Black Rod;

Mr. Speaker,

The Lords, authorized by virtue of his Majesty's Commission, desire the immediate Attendance of this House, in the House of Peers, to hear the said Commission read.

Accordingly, Mr. Speaker, with the House, went up to the House of Peers: Where the said Commission was read, for the proroguing the Parliament until the Third Day of December next.

And the same was prorogued, accordingly, until the Third Day of December next.