Warrants

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We woll and comaunde you that immediatlye upon the sight hereof ye Delyver or cause to be Delyverid to our welbeloved Servaunte Rauf Hope yeoman of our Guarderobe of Robes and to all other yeomen that hereafter for the tyme shalbe for thuse of our Maundie and our said Guarderobe theise percells of stuff followinge That is to saye

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First one hundreth and fyvetie yerds of russett cloth to make fyvetie Gownes for poorewomen: And fyvetye peire of single soled Showes for them.

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Item Two hundreth thre score and tenne elles of lynen cloth aswell to make Smockes for the said poorewomen, as allso to be employed in the service of our said Maundye.

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Item Twentie and sixe peire of bearinge and trussinge Sheetes of two bredthes and a half of hollande cloth and two elles thre quarters longe the pece.

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Item Thirtye elles of Diaper of elle quarter brode And eighteene napkyns of one elle longe the pece for thuse of our said Guarderobe

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Item Thirtye elles of Canvas And thre boultes of stronge Rope to trusse the said Stuff in And that ye content and paye for making of the premisses

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And also for cariadge of the same from our greate Guarderobe to the place wheare (God willinge) we shall make our said Maundie

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And our further pleasure and commaundement is that ye do yearelye duringe our pleasure Delyver or cause to be Delyverid to the yeoman of our said Guarderobe of Robes for the tyme being all the percelles of Stuff beforewritten with the encrease everye yere of thre yerdes of russet cloth: One peire of Showes and thre elles of lynen cloth for one poorewoman

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And theise our lettres signed with our owne hande shalbe your sufficient warraunte and Dischardge in this behalf

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Geoven under our Signett at our Palloice at Westminster the xxiith daye of Marche The sixe and twentieth yere of our Reigne

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To our trustie and welbeloved servaunte John Fortescue esquier maister of our greate Guarderobe And to the maister of our greate Guarderobe that shalbe for the tyme being

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