Letters of the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries from the Archives of Southampton

Letters of the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries from the Archives of Southampton

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1921 edition. Excerpt: ...was charged upon yourself for interest, for the which 3,400 l. we, with other the Lords Commissioners' addressed our several letters to the debtors, to keep the same in their hands till further orders. Now we be credibly informed that you intend presently to transport yourself into Ireland, minding nothing less than the performance of that which was then by us enjoined. We will therefore and straightly charge you that you do not transport into Ireland such quantity of your proper goods, but that you remain here in England, to be answerable to Her Majesty for the aforesaid sums, and that you presently deliver to Mr. Thomas Fanshaw all those bills and bonds.--This 12th of January, 1586." 65. February 22nd, 1586-7. A. 121, 2. HENRY UGHTRED T0 MAYOR. Mr mayor rnr holmes hathe bene w'"' me this daye to staye a shippe laden bye me and mr Aldermanne Byllyngslye of f london ffor her maiesteys servyse in Irelonde/ in respecte wheroff I amme to advertyse youe thatt I haue done nothynge heerin butt bye godde warrawnte/ ffyrste ffrome her maiesteye vnder the Broade seale/ nexte bye mye lo Threasowrer bye his warrawnt to the customers/ Thyrdlye bye mye lorde Admyrall/ as bye his warrawnte wh I heere haue sente youe/ Lett me ffurther advertyse youe/ thatt owre come and goodes are aborde the shippe/ thatt heere are 30 poore menne att greate charges wh are to goe ffor her maiesteyes servyse/ the wynd servethe ffayre ffor the vyage as youe and all mene maye see/ I reqwyre youe to suffer the shyppe to departe as youe woll answer the defactes of her maiesteys servyses/ and the hynderawnces off vs the adventurers/ and as towchynge the surmysses off the l0 marqwes/ I rather thynke theme tvoe prosead off hys mallyce to me then off goode...show more

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  • Paperback | 70 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 141g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236845439
  • 9781236845436