A ballad made of a high and mighty controversy betwixt two knights in Cheshire

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Comprises a single poem concerning a quarrel between two kinsmen, Sir Peter Leycester and Sir Thomas Mainwaring, concerning a female ancestor, corresponding to Crum T3451.

Administrative / Biographical History

The author of the poem and the writer of the manuscript are both unknown.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

Purchased at Heath's bookshop on 21 April 1994.

Note

In English.

Other Finding Aids

The poem is indexed in the BCMSV database http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/bcmsv/bcmvlink.htm#bcltq59