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Original draught of James the Second's will, [in the handwriting of Will. Bridgeman, clerk of the council?] with blanks to be filled up by the King, and marginal notes in the handwriting of lord chancellor Jeffreys, Date not recorded at time of cataloguing

MS. Rawl. B. 217, fol. 8
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MS. Rawl. B. 217, fol. 8

Custodial History

On fol. 10b. is the following endorsement by Rawlinson, clearly legible although a leaf has been pasted over it. "May 13, 1728. This draught of King James IId's will, with the marginal notes under the handwriting of the ld. chancellor Jefferys, was given to me by Mr. Lockyer, clerk of Leathersellers' Hall, into whose father's hands that chancellor's papers came. Witness my hand, Ric. Rawlinson."


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