Mayors' Accounts

WLHC: 277/13/25


bifolium 2, f [1] (29 September–29 September)


24. ffebruary payd the Musicke at ye fayer vj s. viij d.


f [1v]

23. September gaue a fellowe to goe to Dudley to warne ye Musitians they should not come to the fayer viij d.
25. September gaue the musitians when they were come ij s.


  • Footnotes
    • 24. ffebruary: in 1636/7
    • 23. September: in 1637
  • Endnote

    Another (rough) copy of these accounts, giving less detail, is given on a loose bifolium preserved with the account printed here. The substantive variants are found in the lines 'to warne ye Musitians they should not come to the fayer: to ye musitians,' followed by 'gaue the musitians when they were come: ye musicke at ye fayer had of mee.'

  • Document Description

    Record title: Mayors' Accounts
    Repository: WLHC
    Shelfmark: 277/13/25
    Repository location: Walsall

    1594–1642; English; paper; 2 separate bifolia; 400mm x 155mm; not distinguished (one is endorsed on f [2v]: 'My ffathers Accovnt when hee was Maior,' the other is another version, more neatly written and grouped, of the same set of accounts).

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