Urswick (Lancashire) Warrant

  • Reference
      GB 133 RYCH/4774
  • Dates of Creation
      30 Mar 1596
  • Physical Description
      1 item.

Scope and Content

Warrant issued at Lancaster to the Constables of Urswicke [Urswick] for the provision of four men 'for her Ma[jes]ties service in the warres', to appear before Sir Thomas Garrard and other Commissioners at Preston on 7 April, and for the levying of three and one half fifteenths towards the arming, etc., of as many of them as the said Sir Thomas chooses to serve under him.

Acquisition Information

Rylands accession no. R90085. Presented to the John Rylands Library by Edward Walker, esq., of Sale, Cheshire, in February 1945.