House of Commons Journal Volume 7: 18 March 1659

Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 7, 1651-1660. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.

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'House of Commons Journal Volume 7: 18 March 1659', in Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 7, 1651-1660, (London, 1802) pp. 615-616. British History Online https://www.british-history.ac.uk/commons-jrnl/vol7/pp615-616 [accessed 13 April 2024]

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Friday, the 18th of March, 1658.

Prayers.

Scotch Members:

THE House resumed the Debate concerning the Sitting of the Members returned for Scotland.

Resolved, &c. That this Debate be adjourned until Two of the Clock this Afternoon: And be then proceeded in; and that nothing else do then intervene.

This House adjourns itself until Two of the Clock this Afternoon.

Friday, the 18th of March, 1658; In the Afternoon

Scotch Members:

THE House proceeded in the Debate concerning the Sitting of the Members returned for Scotland.

The Question being put, That Candles be now brought in;

The House was divided.

The Yeas went forth.

Colonel Rosseter, Tellers for the Yea: 187.
Mr. Annesley, With the Yea,
Mr. Brereton, Tellers for the Noe: 160.
Sir Arthur Hesilrige, With the Noe,

So it was Resolved, &c. That Candles be now brought in.

The Question being put, That the Members returned for Scotland do withdraw;

The House was divided.

The Noes went forth.

Mr. Bulkeley, Tellers for the Noe:
Mr. Grove,
Sir Henry Vane, Tellers for the Yea.
Lord Lambert,

But the Noes being withdrawn, the Question was yielded by the Yeas.

So it passed with the Negative.

Resolved, &c. That this Debate be adjourned till Tomorrow Morning: And then proceeded in; and that nothing else do then intervene.