f 13v (6 May)
Item wee presente that by the negligence of the Seriante at Mace that keepeth the keys of the Towne hall the leades ouer the hall hathe bene maliciouslie cutt thoroughe in at the leaste 12 seuerall places and therfore be it Comaunded him by your worshipps speciallie not to suffer anie one whatsoeuer to Come ther, especiallie players
Record title: Court Leet Books
Repository: Southampton City Archives
Repository location: Southampton
The court leet met annually to hear complaints by individuals against each other concerning trade regulations, sanitation, the town defences and other subjects of dispute. See Hearnshaw and Hearnshaw, Southampton Court Leet Records, 3 pts, for further discussion and transcriptions of the records.
6 May 1623; paper; English and Latin; 20 + xvi; 324mm x 197mm; original ink foliation; good condition; original paper cover.