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The Companies and Numbers appoynted for ye releife of ye Isle of Wight

The Companies and Numbers appoynted for ye releife of ye Isle of Wight

Author: William Cecil, Lord Burghley

Medium: Ink on parchment

Date: 1595

Shelfmark: Royal MS. 18. D.III

Item number: f.20v

Length: 40.5

Width: 26.1

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Manuscript

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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. It lists 'The Companies and Numbers appoynted for ye releife of ye Isle of Wight", with names of the captains.

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