Order signed by Charles I and Sir Edward Nicholas
Order signed by Charles I and Sir Edward Nicholas directing the justices of Worcestershire to try Colonel Martyn Sandys for the murder of Captain Robert Stayner, dated at Oxford, 13 March 1644.
- Creation: 13 Mar 1644
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. c. 309, fols. 1-2].
MS. Eng. hist. c. 309
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 7403
Order signed by Charles I and Sir Edward Nicholas, 13 March 1644.
Biographical / Historical
Charles I (1600-1649) was King of England, Scotland, and Ireland. Sir Edward Nicholas, 1593-1669, was an English office holder and politician who served as Secretary of State to Charles I and Charles II.
Other Finding Aids
Thomas Thorpe, 1833 catalogue, item 222; Phillipps MS. 7132; Sotheby's, 21 March 1895, lot 147.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Given by Mrs. F. J. Varley, 1949.
- Order signed by Charles I and Sir Edward Nicholas, 13 March 1644
- EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow.
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