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1224 - Johannes Parvus to release castles

Date 1224
Topic Johannes Parvus to release the castles of Marlborough and Ludgershall to Robert de Meisy.
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Ludgershall and Marlborough, Wilts.

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2018-11-23. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2019-04-27.


[2 Mar. 1224:]
De castris de Merleberg et de Lutegarexhal. Dominus rex conmisit Roberto de Meisy castra de Merleberg et de Lutegareshal cum omnibus pertinenciis suis custodienda quamdiu ei placuerit. Et mandatum est Johanni Parvo quod predicta castra ei liberet. Teste ipso rege, apud Merleberg, ij die Marcii, coram H. de Burgo, justiciario nostro, et J. Bathoniensi episcopo, et W. Briwer.

[IRHB translation:]

Concerning the castles of Marlborough and Ludgershall. The lord king commits to Robert de Meisy the castles of Marlborough and Ludgershall with all their appurtenances to keep as long as it pleases him. Also Johannes Parvus is ordered to release the aforesaid castles to him. Witnessed by the king himself, at Marlborough, the second day of March, before H. de Burg, our justiciar, and J., hishop of bath, and W. Briwer.[1]

Source notes

Membrane 10 of the Patent Roll for 8 Henry III. Italics as in printed source. Day and month added by IRHB.[2]




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