Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 11, 1660-1666. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Martis, 23 die Junii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Bill for Encouragement of Trade.
ORDERED, That the Committee for the Bill for Encouragement of Trade do meet on Thursday Morning next, at Nine of the Clock.
Crofts, Ld. Morley's Servant, arrested.
Plowman, Foreman, & al. sent for.
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That John Browne, John Foreman, Serjeants, Henry Ploweman, Henry Nayler, and Mary Royston, Creditors, are to appear before the Lords in Parliament on Thursday Morning; and shew Cause why Mr. Crofts, a menial Servant of the Lord Morley, hath been arrested, and detained in Prison, by them, or by their Means, contrary to the Privilege of Parliament; who is to be brought before the Lords at the same Time: And hereof neither they, nor any of them, are to fail, as the contrary is to be answered to this House.
Ld. Gerard versus Granger, Fitton, Lloyd, & al.
Whereas, by Order of this House, bearing Date the Twentieth Day of this Instant June, Edward Lloyd amongst others was summoned to appear this Day, to answer such Matters as are contained in the Petition of the Lord Gerard of Brandon, depending in this House, and to produce the Paper mentioned in the said Petition signed by Abraham Granger; and the said Edward Lloyd appearing accordingly, did deliver in a Paper at this Bar, being a Narrative subscribed by the said Abraham Granger, and attested by divers Persons. Which Paper being read, and the House finding the same much derogatory to the Honour of the Lord Gerard:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That it is referred to the Committee for Privileges, to examine the Business, whereby the Conspiracy against the Lord Gerard may be fully discovered; and that all Persons herein concerned are to attend the said Lords Committees on Friday next, the Twenty-sixth of June Instant, at Three of the Clock in the Afternoon, and so from Time to Time, as the Lords Committees shall please to appoint.
Clapham versus Bowyer.
Upon hearing Counsel this Day at the Bar, upon the Petition of Sir Ralph Clapham Knight and Baronet, Plaintiff, and the Counsel of Will. Bowyer of London Salter, Defendant, concerning Two Houses in London:
After a due Consideration of the whole Matter, it is ORDERED, That the said Cause is hereby dismissed this House, and the Parties left to their ordinary Course at Law.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Jovis, 25um diem instantis Junii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.