Entry Book: April 1667

Pages 160-161

Calendar of Treasury Books, Volume 2, 1667-1668. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1905.

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April 1667

Date. Nature and Substance of the Entry. Reference.
April 5 Bond by John Heynsius, of London, merchant, in 5,000l. to secure the release of 256 of His Majesty's subjects that are now prisoners in Zeeland in return for so many Dutch prisoners of that Admiralty released here and in Ireland. Ibid, XXXIII. p. 14.
The Treasury to the Customs Farmers to forbear payment of salaries for the current quarter, save upon particular order from the Treasury. Treasury Outletters Customs I. p. 16.
April 9 Privy Seal for 100l. as equipage and 40s. a day as ordinary to Mr. Nich. Morice as [Secretary to the Ambassadors to Holland]. Treasury Miscellanea Warrants Early XV p. 6.
April 16 Same for 2,000l. to Sir Charles Harbord or William Harbord, his son, for repairs in the Great Park at Richmond. (In margin "ordered 300l.") Ibid, p. 162.
April 28 Same for 702l. for James East, watchmaker to the King, for making and mending of clocks, watches and alarms. Ibid, p. 125.
April 30 Same for 1,009l. 13s. 4d. to William Barker, Surveyor of the Stables for three years and odd months to 1666, March 26, for repairing stables, granary, barn, forge, &c., at Hampton Court. Ibid, p. 147.
April 30 Privy Seal for 97,000l. to Stephen Fox for the present war: viz. 50,000l. for raising and paying several new-raised forces; 35,000l. for the pay of 22 companies in the two regiments commanded by Sir Christopher Wray and Col. Rob. Sydney, and 12,000l. for the pay of the Scotch regiment under George Lord Douglas. Treasury Miscellanea Warrants Early XV. pp 9–10.