DIE Sabbati, 6 die Julii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
||His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.|
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Ds. Thesaurarius Angl.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
Comes Pembrooke et Mount.
Comes Dorset et Midd.
Comes St. Alban.
Ds. Arundell W.
Ds. Howard Esc.
Ds. Arundell T.
Ds. Butler M. P.
Ds. Butler West.
Boats, &c. Measurement Bill.
ORDERED, That the Committee for the Bill for
admeasuring of Ships and Boats are to meet on Monday
Petition about Visc. Purbeck
Memorandum, That the
Three Interlineations made
in the Order concerning the
Title of Vicecomes Purbeck were made this 16
Day of July, 1678, before
ORDERED, That the Petition reported to
this [House] to be presented to His Majesty, to give Leave that a Bill may be brought
in, to disable the Petitioner [who claims the
Title of Vicecomes Purbeck] from claiming
[the said] Title, be taken into Consideration
on Monday Morning next.
Lawrence versus Berny.
Memorandum, The Two
Interlineations made in this
Order, this 16 July, 1678,
were made before us,
Upon reading the Petition of Thomas Laurance, shewing; "That some Depositions
(taken heretofore in the Court of Wards,
[in a] Decrec complained of concerning
his Cause [which] is to be heard on Monday next), are necessary to be produced,
but impossible to be copied by that Time;
and therefore prayeth, that they may be
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Keeper
of the Records of the late Court of Wards be, and is
hereby, authorized and required to bring before this
House such Depositions, at the Charge of the said Thomas Laurance, as he shall have Occasion to make Use of,
on Monday, and such other Times as this House shall appoint.
Stansby versus Wooley, in Error.
Upon reading the Petition of William Stansby Clerk,
complaining of the Delays used by William Wooley, who
hath brought a Writ of Error into this House, for reversing a Judgement given for Thomas Robinson, wherein
the Interest of the Petitioner is concerned, and pleaded
Diminution, as is alledged, only to gain Time:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear
Counsel at the Bar, on both Parts, upon the said Writ
of Error, on Tuesday the Ninth Day of this Instant
July, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; whereof the
Petitioner is to cause timely Notice to be given to the
said William Wooley or his Attorney, for that Purpose.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for regulating
Petition against it.
Upon the Second Reading of a Bill, intituled, "An
Act for regulating the Pawn-brokers," as also upon
reading the Petition of John Bush, John Row, Robert
Grimes and William Cowper, and the rest of the Pawn-brokers and others concerned in the said Bill, praying,
"That the said Bill may not pass, before this House
will be pleased to hear them at the Bar concerning
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House
will hear Counsel for the Petitioners, as also for the
Prosecutors of the said Bill, at the Bar of this House,
on Friday the 12th Day of this Instant July, at Ten of
the Clock in the Forenoon.
River Fale Bill. Trevannion's Petition.
Upon reading the Petition of Charles Trevannion
Esquire; praying, "That the Lords Committees for the
Bill, intituled, "An Act for making navigable the
River Fale, alias Vale, in the County of Cornwall, who
adjourned till Friday next, may meet sooner, upon the
Reasons in the Petition set forth:"
Upon Consideration had thereof, it is ORDERED,
by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament
assembled, That the said Petition be, and is hereby, referred to the said Lords Committees, who are to meet on
Monday next, at Nine of the Clock in the Forenoon,
and consider thereof, and proceed upon the said Bill in
such Manner as their Lordships shall see Cause.
E Feversham versus Watson.
After hearing Counsel this Day at the Bar, in the
Cause upon the Appeal of Lewis Earl of Feversham,
and the Answer of Lewis Watson and the Lady Katherine
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That the Consideration of what
Judgement shall be given thereupon is hereby adjourned,
to be resumed on Monday the Eighth Day of this Instant
July, the First Business, and nothing to intervene.
Sir R. Vyner et al. Bankers Bill.
Upon Report made this Day by the Lord Privy Seal,
from the Lords Committees appointed to consider of the
Bill for confirming several Letters Patents granted by His
Majesty, to Sir Robert Vyner, Edward Backwell Esquire,
and others therein named, to which Bill their Lordships
have thought fit to make several Amendments, and add
Clauses and Provisos:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will proceed to consider of the said Report the next Business,
after that in the Cause of the Earl of Feversham and
Lewis Watson Esquire and his Wife shall be determined.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Lunæ, 8um diem
instantis Julii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.