A Calendar of Early Chancery Proceedings relating to West Country Shipping 1388-1493

A Calendar of Early Chancery Proceedings relating to West Country Shipping 1388-1493

Edited by Dorothy A. Gardiner

Paperback
$34.95

Overview

Overview

This volume lists proceedings from the royal court of chancery relating to shipping and seafaring activities in Devon and Cornwall in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries. They include a variety of complaints and requests, many relating to the taking of ships and their cargoes during periods of warfare between England and France. They tell us much about medieval maritime history, as well as about the importance of shipping in Devon and Cornwall.

Details

January 1976
152 pages
24x15.5 cm
Devon and Cornwall Record Society
ISBN: 9780901853202
Format: Paperback
Devon and Cornwall Record Society
BIC WQH, HBJD1, HBLC, 1DBKEWD, 1DBKEWC
BISAC HIS015020
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