Petition of E Byrche to Sir Orlando Bridg(e)man

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 123 DWL/RB/1/227
  • Former Reference
      GB 123 Treatises v.182 Treatises v.52
  • Dates of Creation
      ? 1665
  • Name of Creator
  • Physical Description
      ff 289-293 (f 289v, f 290v, f 291v, f 292v and f 293v are blank) 340 x 270 mm.

Scope and Content

Bill in Chancery, by Richard Bell, of Aldridge in Staffordshire, clerk (executor of George Crosse of Clerkenwell Close) against John Whitehalgh; addressed to the Lord Keeper Bridg(e)man. Contemporary office-copy on five brief sheets. Includes: ‘To the Right honorable Sir Orlando Bridgman Knight & Barronett Lord Keeper of the greate Seale of England Humbly complayning sheweth unto your Lordship your Orator Richard Bell of Aldridge in the County of Stafford,’ f 293r: ‘E. Byrche’


George Crosse may possibly refer to the entry under that name in CR where Crosse is noted as having died in 1665. For Orlando Bridg(e)man see DWL/RB/1/208; 219.

Other Finding Aids

Argent / Black v.182 (also listed as v.52); Thomas p.25