1324 - Richard Leg at Southampton
|Topic||Richard Leg' stole goods of Genoese merchants at Southampton.|
By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2018-11-17. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2019-04-27.
Commission of oyer and terminer to John Randolf, Ralph de Bereford, and Robert de Estden, on complaint by William de Meret and his fellows, merchants of Genoa, by petition before the king and Council in Parliament at York, that Nicholas de Barflet, William de Bartlet, Richard Leg, Andrew le Prout, Roger le Suour, and Roger Childemer, Walter Suoy, Robret Selde, John le Glovere and Adam his son, Reginald le Glovere, Robert de Nyneton, William le Make of Cicestre, 'pessoner,' James le Spycer and others took and carried away their goods at Southampton.
Membrane 15d of the Patent Roll for 17 Edward II – Part 2. Marginal note: "May 7. Westminster".
The theft occurred in 1322 or earlier, see 1322 - Richard Leg at Southampton.
- Not included in Sussex, Lucy, compil. 'References to Robin Hood up to 1600', in: Knight, Stephen. Robin Hood: A Complete Study of the English Outlaw (Oxford, UK; Cambridge, Massachusetts: Blackwell, 1994), pp. 262-88.
- [Black, J.G., compil.; Handcock, G.F., compil.; Maxwell-Lyte, Henry Churchill, introd.] Calendar of the Patent Rolls preserved in the Public Record Office: Edward II. A.D. 1321-1324 (London; Edinburgh; Dublin, 1904), p. 450.