16045

PARLIAMENTARY MANUSCRIPT ORDER FOR SHIPWRIGHTS

An official manuscript order issued by the ñCommons Assembled in Parliamentî ordering the names of a number of shipwrights styled delinquents to be appointed by this Ordinance for the use of the navy at Portsmouth.

Published
(London)

Description
Folio, manuscript order, written in a neat Secretary hand, 11 lines, with integral blank leaf, docketed, has been folded, light ageing.

£450.00

SKU: 16045

Product Description

The document is signed on behalf of Henry Elsyuge (1598-1654), Clerk of the House of Commons. The Order is issued to Wm. Jeffrey of Colchester and the four shipwrights are named as Joseph Scott, Thomas Eastwood, John Jury & Christopher Martin.