Berkshire, Abingdon, 1586–7

Chamberlains' Books

BRO: TEMP ACC 245/175

f 74v (29 September–29 September) (Expenses)


Item paid to the quenes plaiers x<...>


f 75v

Item paid to the glaser <...> glace lime and his wor<...> to mend the yeld hawle wind<..> after the quenes plairs were gone <...>


  • Glossed Terms
    • yelde n in phr yelde hall guild hall; yeld hawle
  • Endnote

    An irregular tear across the upper left-hand corner of the booklet that contained these accounts has meant the loss of some of the writing on the upper right- and left-hand margins.

  • Document Description

    Record title: Chamberlains' Books
    Repository: BRO
    Shelfmark: TEMP ACC 245/175
    Repository location: Reading

    At the time of publication, this document was held at the Berkshire Record Office, where it was on temporary deposit from the Abingdon County Hall Museum.

    1581–8; English; paper; ii + 91 + ii; 204mm x 16mm; modern foliation top right-hand corner with various other modern foliations at bottom of each folio; various booklets bound together; bound in brown cloth with leather corners and spine, title stamped on spine: 'Borough | of | Abingdon | Chamberlains Accounts | Michs 1582 | to | Michs 1588.'

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