The Maire of Bristowe Is Kalendar Volume 5

The Maire of Bristowe Is Kalendar Volume 5

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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. 1872 edition. Excerpt: ...Maior. H. viij xv. This yere the xviij1h daie of Marche, Maister Pollard, oon of the kynges Justicez of his Comon place of Westminster, satte with the said Maire in the Guyhald of Bristowe, by reason of a nisi prius suyd by oon Anthony Bridgegode agaynst Robert Elyott, late oon of the Shrifs of Bristowe, vpon an accion of dette of xx11, affirmed vpon the statute of kyng Henry the vijih in the xix1h yere of his reign, for the distreignyng and takyng of custome named Scavage or Sewage, f of oon Morice, bochor, whereof treuth it was founden by the veredict of xij men in the said Guyhald, that the said custome was taken by the same late shrife for kayage, and not for scavage or sewage, as in the copy of the record therof inrollid in the which boke, ff. cclxxj, more plainly at large appereih. In 11 Hen. VIII. a dispute between a late sheriff and the Corporation was carried before the Star Chamber, as to the yearly charges to be borne by the Sheriffs, a record of which is kept in "The Great White Book of Records," fos. 48-58. Three lists of charges are entered, in the earliest of which there is allowed for the "costes of the parliament," "by estymacion," 16 16-.; in the second, being the schedule appended to the complaint, " To the knyghts of the shere, 10;" and in the third, contained in the Ordinance of Common Council of 4 Oct. above cited, which settled what future charges should be, " The sherifs shall bore and pay yerely to the Chambre of Bristowe, towardes the charges and expens of the knyghtes of the shere and burgeises of the parlyameut, agaynst suche tyme as any parlyament shall be holden, xb-." (fo. 57 ) The sums paid above were thus the arrears for three years....show more

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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236568133
  • 9781236568137