Letters

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From Gladys Scott Thomson.

/1 14 Feb 1922, her research on 16th century Dorset; asks if Tait knows about existence of 16th century commissions of lieutenancy; has failed to locate these documents at public Record Office, but believes may exist for Duchy of Lancaster.

/2 24 Feb 1922, further queries concerning type of writ under which commissions were issued by the Duchy of Lancaster.

/3 17 Mar 1922, has located commission of lieutenancy from 1553 at Knowsley Hall, and thanks for his assistance.