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Guild of the Holy Cross: Wheler Papers


`Copy of a paper affixed to the Gild Ledger' giving the names of the chief benefactors, with the dates of their admission and other notes, from 1406 to 1533. Folio 47. At the end (f. 55) is added a translation of an Indulgence for forty days from Basil, Archbishop of Jerusalem, and others to all who pray for Sir William de Stratford, rector of Bourbache [Burbage] in the diocese of Lincoln and for his soul when dead, as also for the souls of his parents Robert and Matilda de Newbold. Lateran, anno 6 Boniface VIII [1300]