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List of Parks and Castles of Yorkshire and Worcestershire

List of Parks and Castles of Yorkshire and Worcestershire

Author: William Cecil, Lord Burghley

Medium: Ink on parchment

Date: 1595

Shelfmark: Royal MS. 18. D.III

Item number: f.66

Length: 40.9

Width: 26.9

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. Here a list of parks and castles in the counties of Yorkshire and Worcestershire is presented, along with a list of "Hamlets in the Northridding belonging to Mydlam" [Middleham].

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