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Forest laws and ordinances from Canute to Henry VIII, Late sixteenth century

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Ii.06.53

Scope and Contents

The only article in English is the charter of King Edward the Confessor beginning 'Iche Edward kinge have given of my forest keepinge ...'. At the end of the volume is a folding leaf containing a table of the sovereigns of England from King Edward the Confessor to Queen Elizabeth I, giving the period of their respective reigns, date of their death, and location of their tomb.


  • Creation: Late sixteenth century

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1 volume(s) (43 leaves.)

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Custodial History

In the Library by the mid 1750s.

Physical Description



Repository Details

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