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Justices of Peace for for Kent, Sussex, Surrey and 'The Governoures of the liberties' of London, and 'the Justices of Peace in Midle[sex and] Shreves there without the libert[ies]'.

Justices of Peace for for Kent, Sussex, Surrey and 'The Governoures of the liberties' of London, and 'the Justices of Peace in Midle[sex and] Shreves there without the libert[ies]'.

Author: William Cecil, Lord Burghley

Medium: Ink and tempera on parchment

Date: 1595

Shelfmark: Royal MS. 18. D.III

Item number: f.23

Length: 40.4

Width: 27.4

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Manuscript

This is a page from an atlas that belonged to William Cecil Lord Burghley, Elizabeth I’s Secretary of State. Burghley used this atlas to illustrate domestic matters. This is a list of Justices of the Peace for Kent, Sussex, Surrey, the names of individuals who act as agents of central government for a locality. Also included are 'The Governoures of the liberties' of London, and 'the Justices of Peace in Midle[sex and] Shreves there without the libert[ies]'

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