Warrants

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We will and commaunde you that immediatlye upon the sight hereof ye Delyver or cause to be Delyverid to our welbeloved Servaunte Rauf Hope yeoman of our warderobe of Robes for thuse of our Maundie and our said warderobe theise percells of Stuff followinge (That is to saye)

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First one hundreth fourtie & seven yerds of russett cloth to make fourtie & nyne Gownes for xlix poorewomen. And fourtie & nyne peire of single soled Showes for them.

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Item two hundreth thre score seven elles of lynen cloth aswell to make Smockes for the said poore women as allso to be employed in the service of our said Maundie.

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Item twentie & sixe peire of bearinge and trussinge Sheetes of two bredthes & a half and two ells thre quarter longe the pece.

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Item thirtie ells of Diaper of elle & quarter bode. And eighteene Napkines cont one elle longe the pece for thuse of our said Warderobe.

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Item fyvetie elles of Canvas and thre boultes of stronge Rope to trusse the said Stuff in.

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And that ye content & paye for making of the premisses. And allso for cariadge of the same from our greate warderobe to the place wheare (God willinge) we shall make our said Maundie.

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And theise our lettres signed with our owne hande shalbe your sufficient warraunte and dischardge.

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Geoven under our Signett at our Manner at Richemounte the xxth daye of Februarie The xxvth yere of our Reigne.

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To our trustie & welbeloved srvaunte John Forteskewe esquier Mr of our greate Warderobe.[New Hand]

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