House of Commons Journal Volume 9
10 November 1670

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'House of Commons Journal Volume 9: 10 November 1670', Journal of the House of Commons: volume 9: 1667-1687 (1802), pp. 161-162. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=27217 Date accessed: 23 July 2014.


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Jovis, 10 die Novembris, 1670.

Prayers.

Hamond's Estate.

A BILL for settling the Manor of Willen, with the Appurtenances, and other Lands in the County of Bucks, in Trustees, for the raising Portions, and providing Maintenance, for the Daughters of Robert Hamond, was read the Second time.

Resolved, That the Bill be committed to Sir John Trevor, Mr. Grenvile, Sir Bainham Throgmorton, Sir Will. Lowther, Sir Thomas Hanmer, Mr. Knowles, Mr. Streete, Sir Robert Carr, Mr. Ashley, Mr. Buscawen, Sir Char. Harbord, Sir Cha. Wheeler, Mr. Waller, Sir Fran. Compton, Sir Rich. Temple, Sir Rich. Ingolsby, Sir Fretzvile Holles, Sir Solomon Swale, Colonel Whitley, Sir Will. Lewis, Sir Will. Doyley, Mr. Rigby, Sir Anthony Irby, Sir Will. Coventry, Serjeant Maynard, Mr. Fowell, Sir John Birkenhead, Mr. Daniell, Mr. Weld, Sir Thom. Chichley, Mr. Jey, Sir Thom. Allen, Sir Robert Howard, Mr. Packer, Lord Gorge, Sir Thom. Higgon, Mr. Seymer, Sir Edw. Harlow, Mr. Collingwood, Lord Richardson, Mr. Hampden, Sir John Fagg, Mr. Chomley, Mr. Strickland, Sir Char. Harbord: And they are to meet at Two of the Clock this Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.

Ordered, That it be referred to Sir Thomas Allen, Sir John Knight, Mr. Crouch, Sir William Lowther, Sir Anthony Irby, Colonel Reames, Sir John Birkenhead, Sir John Hanmer, or any Two of them, to examine who were the Authors, Printers, and Dispersers, of the seditious Book, delivered near the Door of the House of Commons this Morning.

Ordered, That the Persons, who dispersed the seditious Books at the Door this Morning, be seized, and detained in the Custody of the Serjeant at Arms, in order to their further Examination, and Punishment.

Boston Navigation.

A Bill for improving the Navigation between Boston and the River Trent, was read the Second time.

Resolved, &c. That this Bill be committed to Sir Charles Harbord, Sir Anthony Irby, Sir Robert Carr, Mr. Goreing Doyle, Sir William Lewis, Sir Solomon Swale, Mr. Seymour, Mr. Marvell, Sir John Moreton, Sir Thom. Allen, Mr. Williams, Sir John Berkenhead, Sir Nicholas Steward, Sir Edw. Masters, Sir Thomas Meeres, Sir Will. Doyley, Sir John Hickman, Sir Thom. Gower, Mr. Grey, Mr. Bartu, Sir John Talbot, Mr. Pierpoint, Mr. Rigby, Sir Gilbert Talbot, Mr. Clarke, and all the Members that serve for Yorkeshire, Lincolne, and Nottingham: And they are to meet at Two of the Clock this Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.

Manufacture for preserving Shipping.

A Bill on the Behalf of Sir Phillip Howard and Francis Watson, for encouraging an English Manufacture for Pre servation of Shipping, was read the Second time.

Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Colonel Reames, Sir John Lowether, Sir John Moreton, Sir Solomon Swale, Sir Edward Masters, Sir Gilbert Talbot, Mr. Andrew Newport, Lord Ancram, Sir Robert Holmes, Sir Robert Howard, Sir Rich. Temple, Sir Thom. Higgons, Colonel Kirby, Mr. Knolles, Sir John Birkenhead, Sir Thom. Gower, Sir Thom. Littleton, Sir Geo. Downing, Mr. Wrenn, Sir John Knight, Mr. Finch, Mr. Rigby, Sir John Coriton, Sir Thom. Allen, Sir Robert Carr, Mr. Sprye, Mr. Collingwood, Sir Fretzvile Hollis, Mr. Mervell, Mr. Seymoure, Mr. Jay, Sir Tho. Strickland, Mr. Grenvile, Lord St. John, Sir Thom. Osborne, Mr. Waller, Mr. Strickland, and all the Merchants of the House; and all that serve for any Port Town: And that they do send for the Masters of Trinity House, or any other Persons skilled in the Affairs of this Nature, for their Advice and Opinion herein: And they are to meet at Two of the Clock this Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.

Hall's Estate.

A Bill to enable Benedict Hall Esquire to sell Lands for Payment of his Debts, was read the Second time.

Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Sir Bainham Throgmorton, Sir Edw. Masters, Sir Tho. Dolman, Mr. Otway, Sir Thom. Allen, Sir Robert Howard, Sir Will. Coventry, Sir Gilbert Gerrard, Sir John Knight, Mr. Jay, Colonel Reames, Sir John Birkenhead, Mr. Rigby, Sir John Talbot, Sir Allen Brodericke, Sir Jos. Tredinham, Sir Gilbert Talbott, Mr. Weld, Mr. Streete, Mr. Price, and all the Members that serve for the said Counties of Oxon, Gloucester, and Bucks: And they are to meet To-morrow at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.

Frauds by Servants.

A Bill to prevent the Cozenage of Servants, was read the Second time.

Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Sir Will. Coventry, Sir Bainham Throgmorton, Sir Franc. Clarke, Sir Will. Lowther, Sir John Moreton, Mr. Rigby, Sir John Coryton, Sir John Trevor, Mr. Newport, Sir Thom. Higgons, Sir John Lowther, Mr. Waller, Lord Ancram, Mr. Dowdeswell, Mr. Chomley, Mr. Lucy, Sir Tho. Meeres, Mr. Low, Sir John Knight, Mr. Morrice, Colonel Reymes, Mr.Serjeant Maynard, Sir Robert Carr, Mr. Maynard, Sir John Talbot, Sir John Hanmer, Sir Will. Lewis, Mr. Crouch, Lord Richardson, Sir Thom. Gower, Colonel Titus, Mr. Sprye, Sir Thom. Allen, Mr. Jay, Lord Hinchinbroke, Mr. Ashley: And all that shall come are to have Voices: And they are to meet To-morrow at Two of the Clock in the Speaker's Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.

Yorke Writ.

Ordered, That Mr. Speaker do issue his Warrant to the Clerk of the Crown, &c. for electing a new Knight to serve for the County of Yorke, instead of Sir John Goodricke.

Sir H. Williams's Estate.

Ordered, That Sir Francis Lawley, Sir Edw. Littleton, Mr. Weld, Sir Robert Holt, Mr. Wrenn, Sir John Hanmer, be added to the Committee to which the Bill concerning Sir Henry Williams was committed.

Privilege.

Ordered, That Sir Richard Cole, Richard Lamerton, and Thom. Coning, be sent for in Custody of the Serjeant at Arms, or his Deputy, for their Breach of Privilege, making a forcible Entry upon the House and Land of Mr. Henry Seymoure, a Member of this House, at Lanracke in Cornwall; and turning his Servants out of Possession.

Supply.

And then the House resolved into a Committee of the whole House, to proceed in the Consideration of his Majesty's Supply.

Mr. Speaker leaves the Chair.

Sir Robert Atkins takes the Chair of the Committee.

Mr. Speaker resumes the Chair.

Sir Robert Atkins reports from the Committee of the whole House, that the Committee had made some further Progress in the Consideration of his Majesty's Supply; and humbly moved, from the Committee, that the House would resolve again into a Committee To-morrow Morning Ten of the Clock.

Resolved, &c. That this House doth agree with the Committee, That the House be resolved into a Committee of the whole House To-morrow Morning Ten of the Clock, to proceed in the further Consideration of his Majesty's Supply.

Committees.

Ordered, That all Committees, discontinued, be renewed; and do sit this Afternoon, in the Places formerly appointed.

Importing Corn.

Ordered, That the Committee to whom the Matter of the Importation of Corn is committed, be revived; and do sit To-morrow in the Afternoon, at the Place formerly appointed.

Houghton's Estate.

Ordered, That Sir Winston Churchill, Sir Thom. Dolman, Mr. Bainton, Mr. Seymour, Sir Allen Apsley, Sir Edw. Hungerford, Sir John Earnely, Sir Will. Bassett, Sir Robert Howard, be added to the Committee to whom the Bill on the Behalf of Mr. Houghton is committed.

Williams' Estate.

Ordered, That all the Members that serve for the Counties of Salop and Worcester, be added to the Committee to whom the Bill on the Behalf of the Lady Williams is committed.

Fees in Out-ports.

Ordered, That Sir Rowland Berkley, and Mr. Streete, be added to the Committee for settling the Custom Fees in the Out Ports.

And then the House adjourned till To-morrow Morning, Eight of the Clock.