House of Lords Journal Volume 39
June 1793 21-30

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'House of Lords Journal Volume 39: June 1793 21-30', Journal of the House of Lords volume 39: 1790-1793 (1767-1830), pp. 768-769. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=116945 Date accessed: 23 April 2014. Add to my bookshelf


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June 1793 21-30

DIE Veneris, 21o Junii 1793.

REX.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

Georgius Princeps Walliæ

Archiep. Cantuar.
Epus. Bangor.
Epus. Litch. & Cov.
Epus. Meneven.
Dux Gloucester.
Ds. Loughborough, Cancellarius.
March. Townshend.
Comes Carlisle.
Comes Scarbrough.
Comes Ferrers.
Comes Sussex.
Comes Brooke & Warwick.
Viscount Falmouth.
Viscount Courtenay.
Viscount Sydney.
Ds. Cathcart.
Ds. Hay.
Ds. Hawke.
Ds. Brownlow.
Ds. Dynevor.
Ds. Walsingham.
Ds. Porchester.
Ds. Grantley.
Ds. Rawdon.
Ds. Boringdon.
Ds. Douglas of Amesbury.
Ds. Hawkesbury.
Ds. Douglas of Lochleven.
Ds. Auckland.

PRAYERS.

Peers Pedigrees reported.

The Lord Cathcart reported from the Lords Committees for Privileges, appointed to consider of the Pedigrees of several Peers, "That the Committee had met and considered of the Pedigrees of John James Marquis of Abercorn, John Earl of Sandwich, Frederick Thomas Earl of Strafford, James Earl Graham, Richard Earl of Effingham, George Augustus Earl of Guilford, Philip Earl of Hardwicke, John Richard Earl De la Warr, John Earl of Chatham, David Earl of Mansfield of Middlesex, George Earl of Mount Edgcumbe, Henry Earl of Digby, Algernon Earl of Beverley, Joseph Earl of Dorchester, William Viscount Dudley and Ward, William Wyndham Lord Grenville, John Lord Clifton, George Talbot Lord Dynevor, William Lord Douglas, Guy Lord Dorchester, Francis Augustus Lord Heathfield, Lloyd Lord Kenyon, James Lord Malmesbury, Arthur Lord Fisherwick, James Lord Fife, James Bucknall Lord Verulam, Constantine John Lord Mulgrave, Archibald Lord Douglas of Douglas, and Edwin Lord Harewood; and had examined Garter King at Arms upon Oath, in relation thereto at the Bar, who had fully verified the same, together with the Proofs thereof, and that the said Lords had respectively signed and certified the same to be true to the best of their Knowledge, Information, and Belief upon their Honour, pursuant to the Orders of the House."

Treijer's Naturalization Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Hobart and others:

To return the Bill, intituled, "An Act for naturalizing Gotlieb Augustus Treijer;" and to acquaint this House, That they have agreed to the same, without any Amendment.

Hollym Enclosure Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Hobart and others:

To return the Bill, intituled, "An Act for dividing and enclosing the Open Fields, Meadows, Pastures, and Carrs within the several Townships of Hollym and Withernsea, in the Parish of Hollym, in the East Riding of the County of York, and for making a Compensation in Lieu of the Tithes thereof, and also of the Tythes of the ancient enclosed Lands in the said Townships;" and to acquaint this House, That they have agreed to Their Lordships Amendments made thereto.

The House was adjourned during Pleasure to robe.

The House was resumed.

The King present:

His Majesty being seated on the Throne, adorned with his Crown and Regal Ornaments, and attended by his Officers of State (the Lords being in their Robes), commanded the Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod to let the Commons know, "It is His Majesty's Pleasure that they attend him immediately in this House."

Who being come, with their Speaker,

He, after a Speech in relation to the Money Bill to be passed, delivered it to the Clerk, who brought it to the Table, where the Deputy Clerk of the Crown read the Title of that, and the other Bills to be passed, severally, as follow; (videlicet)

Bills passed.

1. "An Act for granting to His Majesty a certain Sum of Money out of the Consolidated Fund; for applying a certain Sum of Money therein mentioned for the Service of the Year One thousand seven hundred and ninety-three; and for further appropriating the Supplies granted in this Session of Parliament."

To this Bill the Royal Assent was pronounced by the Clerk Assistant, in these Words; (videlicet)

"Le Roy remercie ses bons Sujets, accepte leur Benevolence, et ainsi le veult."

2. "An Act for the Encouragement and Relief of Friendly Societies."

3. "An Act to authorize Justices of the Peace to impose Fines upon Constables, Overseers, and other Peace or Parish Officers, for Neglect of Duty, and on Masters of Apprentices for ill Usage of such their Apprentices; and also to make Provision for the Execution of Warrants of Distress granted by Magistrates."

4. "An Act for enlarging, deepening, cleansing, improving, and regulating the Harbour of Amlwch, in the Isle of Anglesey."

5. "An Act for making a new Street from Saint George's Road, in the Parish of Christ Church, in the County of Surrey, through Holland's Leagure, into and across the Green Walk, and from thence into Gravel Lane, in the said Parish; and for discontinuing as a Publick Highway Part of a Street called the Upper Ground Street, in the said Parish."

6. "An Act for reviving, continuing, and amending an Act passed in the Eleventh Year of the Reign of His present Majesty, for repairing and widening the Road leading from Penistone Bridge, in the County of York, to Grindleford Bridge, in the County of Derby; and the Roads severally leading from Bamford Woodgate, over Yorkshire Bridge, to the Guide Post on Thornhill Moor, to or near the Eighth Mile Stone on Hathersage Moor, and to the Village of Darwent, in the said County of Derby."

To these Bills the Royal Assent was pronounced, severally, by the Clerk Assistant, in these Words; (videlicet)

"Le Roy le veult."

7. "An Act for dividing and enclosing the Open and unenclosed Fields, and Arable, Meadow, and Pasture Lands, Pastures, and Wastes, within the Township of Skidby, in the Parish of Skidby, in the East Riding of the County of York."

8. "An Act for dividing and enclosing the Open Fields, Meadows, Pastures, and Carrs, within the several Townships of Hollym and Withernsea, in the Parish of Hollym, in the East Riding of the County of York, and for making a Compensation in lieu of the Tythes thereof, and also of the Tythes of the ancient enclosed Lands in the said Townships."

9. "An Act for naturalizing Gotlieb Augustus Treijer."

To these Bills the Royal Assent was pronounced, severally, by the Clerk Assistant, in these Words; (videlicet)

"Soit fait comme il est desiré."

Then His Majesty was pleased to speak as follows; (videlicet)

His Majesty's Speech.

My Lords and Gentlemen,

The Firmness, Wisdom, and public Spirit, by which your Conduct has been eminently distinguished on the many important Occasions which have arisen during the present Session, demand my peculiar Acknowledgements.

"Your firm Determination to support the established Constitution, and the zealous and general Concurrence in that Sentiment which My Subjects have so strongly and seasonably manifested, could not fail to check every Attempt to disturb the internal Repose of these Kingdoms; and you will, I doubt not, in your several Counties, encourage the Continuance of the same vigilant Attention to that important Object. The rapid and signal Successes which, in an early Period of the Campaign have attended the Operations of the Combined Armies; the respectable and powerful Force which you have enabled Me to employ by Sea and Land, and the Measures which I have concerted with other Powers for the effectual Prosecution of the War, afford the best Prospect of a happy Issue to the important Contest in which We are engaged. It is only by Perseverance in vigorous Exertions, and by endeavouring to improve the Advantages already acquired, that We can hope to attain the great End to which My Views are uniformly directed—the Restoration of Peace on such Terms as may be consistent with Our permanent Security, and with the general Tranquility of Europe."

Gentlemen of the House of Commons,

"I return you My particular Thanks for the Cheerfulness and Dispatch with which you have granted the necessary Supplies; and I am happy to reflect that you have been enabled liberally to provide for the Exigencies of the Public Service, in a Manner so little burthensome to My People."

My Lords and Gentlemen,

The Arrangements which you have formed for the Government of the British Territories in India, and for the Regulation of Our Commerce with that Part of the World, will, I doubt not, secure and augment the important Benefits which We have already derived from those valuable Possessions.

It has been impossible for Me to see without Concern the Embarrassment which has lately arisen in the State of Commercial Credit, but the Steps which you have taken, to prevent the Progress of that Evil, appear already to have been productive of very salutary Consequences; and while they have afforded a striking Instance of your Attention to the Interests of My People, their Effect has furnished additional Reason to believe that the Distress which has been felt, proceeded from a Concurrence of temporary Causes and not from any Diminution of the real Wealth, or any Failure in the permanent Resources of the Country.

I have much Satisfaction in reflecting on the effectual Protection which I have been enabled to afford to the Trade of My Subjects, since the breaking out of the War.

"I am at the same Time persuaded, that if Our Commercial Interests had unavoidably been affected to a more considerable Extent, it would not have been forgotten, that We are contending for Our future Security, and for the permanent Preservation of Advantages, the most striking and the most valuable which any Nation has ever, by the Blessing of Providence, been permitted to enjoy."

Then the Lord Chancellor having received Directions from His Majesty, said;

My Lords and Gentlemen,

Parliament prorogued.

"It is His Majesty's Royal Will and Pleasure, that this Parliament be prorogued to Tuesday the Thirteenth Day of August next, to be then here holden; and this Parliament is accordingly prorogued to Tuesday the 13th Day of August next."