London Metropolitan Archives - Item Details

Letters patent confirming that armed men sent to the King at Leeds Castle, Kent, shall not be drawn into precedent

Date of Creation:

1321 Dec 12

Reference Code:


From Collection:


Scope and Content:
  • Endorsed. Given at Aldermaston.
Other Formats: Digital surrogate available through online catalogue
Classification: CITY OF LONDON
Former Reference: CH 29
Site Location: London Metropolitan Archives
Level of Description:
  • Document

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Access Restrictions: Available only with advance notice and at the discretion of the LMA Director
Physical Condition: Size 9.75" x 4.25". Imperfect brown wax seal on parchment tag, good impression but left and right hand sides lacking inscription and small parts of the device.
Language Notes: Latin