House of Lords Journal Volume 2: 18 April 1604

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Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 2, 1578-1614. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.

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DIE Mercurii, videlicet, 18 Aprilis:

Archiepus. Ebor.
p. Epus. London.
p. Epus. Dunelme.
p. Epus. Winton.
p. Epus. Roffen.
p. Epus. Lincolne.
Epus. Coven. et Lichf.
p. Epus. Wigere.
p. Epus. Bathen. et Wellen.
p. Epus. Meneven.
p. Epus. Assaphen.
p. Epus. Cestren.
p. Epus. Cicestren.
p. Epus. Carliol.
Epus. Glocestren.
p. Epus. Exon.
Epus. Sarum.
Epus. Bangor.
p. Epus. Elien.
p. Epus. Peterburgh.
p. Epus. Landaven.
p. Epus. Hereford.
p. Epus. Norwicen.
p. Epus. Bristoll.
p. Epus. Oxon.
p. Ds. Ellesmere, Cancellar. Angliæ.
p. Comes Dorsett, Thesaur. Angliæ.
Marchio Winton.
Comes Oxon. Magnus Camerar. Angliæ.
p. Comes Notingham, Admirallus. et Senescallus.
p. Comes Suffolke, Camerarius Hospitii.
Comes Northumbriae.
p. Comes Salopp.
Comes Derbie.
Comes Kanciae.
p. Comes Wigorn.
p. Comes Rutland.
p. Comes Cumbriæ.
p. Comes Sussex.
Comes Huntingdon.
Comes Bathon.
p. Comes South'ton.
Comes Bedford.
p. Comes Pembrooke.
p. Comes Hertford.
p. Comes Lincolne.
p. Comes Devon.
p. Comes North'ton.
p. Vicecomes Mountagu.
Vicecomes Bindon.
p. Ds. Cecyll, Primar. Secretarius.
Ds. Audeley.
p. Ds. Zouche.
p. Ds. Lawarr.
Ds. Barkley.
Ds. Morley.
p. Ds. Stafford.
p. Ds. Scroope.
p. Ds. Dudley.
Ds. Lumley.
p. Ds. Stourton.
p. Ds. Herbert.
Ds. Darcie de Menell.
p. Ds. Montegle.
Ds. Sandes.
Ds. Windsor.
Ds. Mordaunt.
Ds. Crumwell.
Ds. Evre.
p. Ds. Wharton.
Ds. Riche.
p. Ds. Willoughby de Parham.
p. Ds. Sheffeild.
Ds. Darcie de Chiche.
p. Ds. Howard de Effingham.
Ds. Northe.
p. Ds. Chandois.
p. Ds. Hunsdon.
p. Ds. St. John.
p. Ds. Burghley.
p. Ds. Compton.
p. Ds. Norreys.
p. Ds. Sydney.
p. Ds. Knollys.
p. Ds. Wotton.
p. Ds. Russell.
p. Ds. Graye.
p. Ds. Petre.
Ds. Harrington.
p. Ds. Danvers.
Ds. Gerrard.
Ds. Spencer.
p. Ds. Saye.

Trinity College Cambridge, and Sir Thomas Mounson.

HODIE 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for an Exchange to be made between the Master, Fellows, and Scholars of the College of the Holy and Undivided Trinity, within the Town and University of Cambridge, and Sir Thomas Mounson, Knight, of certain Lands and Tenements, in the Counties of Lincolne and Cambridge.

And was referred to Committees: videlicet,

L. Admiral.
L. Chamberlain.
L. Bp. of Bathe and Wells.
L. Bp. of Worcester.
L. Bp. of Elie.
L. Bp. of Hereford.
L. Cecill.
L. Zouche.
L. Northe.
L. St. John.
L. Burghley.
Mr. Baron Savile,,
Mr. Attorney General,
To attend the lords

Appointed to meet upon Saturday, the 21st of April, by Eight of the Clock in the Morning, at the Little Chamber, near the Parliament Presence. The Bill delivered to my Lord Admiral.

Bridlington Harbour.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Repair and Maintenance of the Harbour, or Port, called Bridlington, in the County of Yorke. The Bill delivered to my Lord Admiral.

And was referred to Committees: videlicet,

L. Admiral.
E. of Northumberland.
E. of Shrewsburie.
E. of Rutland.
E. of Cumbreland.
L. Bp. of Durham.
L. Bp. of Lincolne.
L. Bp. of Carlioll.
L. Bp. of Bristoll.
L. Scroope.
L. Evre.
L. Wharton.
L. Willugbie.
L. Sheffeild.
L. Burghley.
Mr. Justice Walmisley,
Mr. Baron Savile,
Mr. Serjeant Crooke,
Mr. Attorney General,
Mr. Dr. Swale,
To attend

Appointed to meet upon Thursday, the 26th of April, by Eight in the Morning, at the Little Chamber, near the Parliament Presence.

Diminution of the Possessions of Archbishoppricks, &c.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act against the Diminution of the Possessions of Archbishops and Bishopricks, and for avoiding of Dilapidations of the same.

Sent to the Lower House, by Mr. Attorney General,
Mr. Dr. Stanhope,
Mr. Dr. Swale.

Countess of Notingham's Naturalization.Expedit.

Hodie allatæ sunt a Domo Communi 10 Billæ:

Presented by Mr. Secretary Harbert, Sir Frauncis Hastings, and others: videlicet,

An Act for the Naturalizing of the Right Honourable Margarett, Countess of Notingham, which Bill was returned to the House, with a Proviso added by the Lower House; and the same Proviso was presently Thrice read.

E. Southampton's Restitution. Expedit.

An Act of Restitution of Henry Earl of South'ton.

E. of Essex's Children.Ditto.Expedit.

An Act of Restitution of the Son and Two Daughters of Robert late Earl of Essex.

E of Arundell's Son. Ditto.Expedit.

An Act of Restitution of Thomas, only Son of Phillipp, late Earl of Arundell.

W. Paget.Ditto. Expedit.

An Act of Restitution of William Pagett, only Son of Thomas late Lord Pagett.

T. Lucas Ditto. Expedit.

An Act for the restoring of Thomas Lucas, Gentleman, in Blood.

Those Bills were sent from the Higher House, and now returned from the Lower.

Exportation of Iron Ordnance, &c.

An Act against Transportation of Iron Ordnance, Gun Metal, Iron Ore, Iron Mine, and Iron Shot.

Delivery of Prisoners.

An Act authorizing Justices of Peace to deliver certain Prisoners out of Gaol, and for the placing and settling of Poor Prisoners after their Delivery.

Forcible Entries.

An Act for Restitution to be granted, in certain Cases, upon Entries with Force, or holding with Force.


An Act touching Common Recoveries against Instants.


Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem crastinum, videlicet, 19m instantis Aprilis, hora octava.

Exportation of Iron Ordnance, &c.

Upon Delivery of the aforesaid Bills to the Lords, Mr. Secretary Herbert did signify, That he had received Direction from the Commons of the Lower House, to recommend unto their Lordships one of the said Bills (namely the Bill against Transportation of Iron Ordnance, Gun Metal, Iron Ore, Iron Mine, and Iron Shot) as a matter being of itself of Importance, and such as concerned the State; and therefore they did request the Lords to give Furtherance to the expediting of the said Bill; and withal, because the said Commons had received certain Information of great Quantities of Ordnance, and the Kinds of Metal before mentioned, ready at this very Instant (while the Bill was in proceeding) to be transported beyond the Seas, from sundry Ports of the Realm, they desired their Lordships to take present Order for the Stay of the said Transportation thereof.

Ecclesiastical Affairs.

Furthermore, the said Mr. Secretary Herbert delivered another Message to the Lords, from the Common House, to this Effect, That, whereas, they had received Signification of His Majesty's Pleasure (delivered unto them by their Speaker) for Conference by them to be had with certain of the Lords the Bishops, concerning the Reformation of certain Matters and Rites of the Church (whereof some Complaints had been made), and for the better Correspondence to be holden betwixt the Commonalty and the Clergy; they were willing to have such Conference with some select Number of the Bishops; but so as they might confer with them as Lords of the Higher House of Parliament, and not in such Condition and Quality as they are of the Convocation House: Whereunto Answer was made, That the Lords would take some Time to deliberate what further Answer to make, and that the same should be notified to them To-morrow, or as soon as conveniently it may be given.