The first procedings of the Earles of Essex and Southampton together with some speaches that passed betwene them and the Lord Admiral her Majesties Leuetenant on Sonday the eight of february 1600/1.

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Manuscript concerning the proposed trial of the Earls of Essex and Southampton 1601: ff 6b. The Arraingement of the Earles of Essex and Southampton in Westminster haulle the 19th of februarie 1600/1 [the versos of ff.15 and 16 are written upside down]. ff 21b. The manner of the Demeaner of the Earle of Essex att the time of his Deathe.

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Archivist's Note

Entry compiled by J Caudwell.

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Custodial History

Formerly in the Phillipps collection.