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1655

21 letters

From:Henry Firebrace
To:William Dugdale
Date:[1655]
Summary:Reaction to Dugdale's 'sudden resolution' to print his book, which requires resolution of the outstanding issues concerning the account of Newnham Paddox.
Comment:Copy
Reference:Warwickshire Record Office, CR2017/F101, 29

From:Sir Simon Archer, Warwick
To:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
Date:12 March 1655
Summary:Concerning the engravings and subscribers for the Warwickshire.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 287-8  Link to Internet Archive
Merevale, HT4/3

From:William Somner, Canterbury
To:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
Date:13 March 1655
Summary:Concerning the Canterbury engravings for the Monasticon.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 288-9  Link to Internet Archive
Merevale, HT4/10/13

From:Sir Simon Archer, Warwick
To:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
Date:9 April 1655
Summary:Concerning the engravings for the Warwickshire.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 289-90  Link to Internet Archive

From:John Lightfoote, Cambridge
To:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
Date:27 June 1655
Summary:Letter of thanks for the first volume of the Monasticon.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 290-1  Link to Internet Archive
Merevale, HT4/6/22

From:Henry Firebrace, Newnham Paddox
To:William Dugdale
Date:22 July 1655
Summary:Concerning information about the Feilding Habsburg descent found among the earl's father's papers and sending copies of deeds etc.
Comment:Copy
Reference:Warwickshire Record Office, CR2017/F101, 32

From:William Dugdale, London
To:Henry Firebrace
Date:1 August 1655
Summary:Concerning the amendments to the entry on Newnham Paddox to accommodate the Habsburg descent.
Comment:
Reference:Warwickshire Record Office, CR2017/F101, 33

From:Edward Conway, viscount Conway, Ragley
To:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
Date:3 August 1655
Summary:Sending a record found among his father's papers for inclusion in the Warwickshire.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 291-2  Link to Internet Archive
Merevale, HT4/6/23

From:Henry Firebrace
To:William Dugdale
Date:5 August 1655
Summary:Conveying earl's approval of Dugdale's changes.
Comment:Copy
Reference:Warwickshire Record Office, CR2017/F101, 34

From:Sir Edward Walker, Amsterdam
To:William Dugdale
Date:6 August 1655
Summary:Praising the Monasticon, a copy of which he borrowed from Franciscus Junius. Offers to sponsor engraving of Burton abbey.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 293-4  Link to Internet Archive
Merevale, HT4/6/24

From:William Dugdale, London
To:Henry Firebrace
Date:[9] August 1655
Summary:Further about the Newnham Paddox section of the Warwickshire and of a Tudor roll he has seen, which includes the Feilding arms.
Comment:
Reference:Warwickshire Record Office, CR2017/F101, 35

From:Henry Firebrace
To:William Dugdale
Date:12 August 1655
Summary:About the crests used the the Feildings in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries.
Comment:Copy
Reference:Warwickshire Record Office, CR2017/F101, 36

From:William Dugdale, London
To:Sir Edward Walker
Date:17 August 1655
Summary:About the slow sales of the Monasticon and the progress of the Warwickshire through the press.
Comment:
Reference:Gentleman's Magazine, June 1838, 590-1

From:William Dugdale, London
To:John Langley, Trentham, near Stone, Staffs.
Date:8 September 1655
Summary:Sending latest news from London.
Comment:
Reference:Staffordshire Record Office, D868/5, 4
HMC, Appendix to Fifth Report, 175-8

From:William Dugdale, London
To:John Langley, Trentham, near Stone, Staffs.
Date:15 September 1655
Summary:Sending latest news from London.
Comment:
Reference:Staffordshire Record Office, D868/5, 5
HMC, Appendix to Fifth Report, 175-8

From:William Dugdale, London
To:John Langley, Trentham, near Stone, Staffs.
Date:22 September 1655
Summary:Sending latest news from London.
Comment:Damaged
Reference:Staffordshire Record Office, D868/5, 6
HMC, Appendix to Fifth Report, 175-8

From:William Dugdale
To:John Langley, Trentham, near Stone, Staffs.
Date:29 September 1655
Summary:Sending latest news from London.
Comment:
Reference:Staffordshire Record Office, D868/5, 7
HMC, Appendix to Fifth Report, 175-8

From:William Dugdale
To:John Langley, Trentham, near Stone, Staffs.
Date:[9 October 1655]
Summary:Concerning the progress of the Warwickshire and sending latest news from London.
Comment:Date is not in Dugdale's hand; month and day are indistinct.
Reference:Staffordshire Record Office, D868/5, 8
HMC, Appendix to Fifth Report, 175-8

From:Meric Casaubon
To:William Dugdale
Date:5 November [1655]
Summary:Concerning the efforts Casaubon has made on Dugdale's behalf, Somner and Archbishop Ussher. Sends letter to Ussher via Casaubon.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 294-5  Link to Internet Archive

From:Sir Thomas Brudenell, Deene
To:William Dugdale
Date:18 November 1655
Summary:Comments on the Warwickshire.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 296-7  Link to Internet Archive
Merevale, HT4/6/21

From:Sir Thomas Brudenell, Deene
To:William Dugdale
Date:22 November 1655
Summary:Further comments on the Warwickshire.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 298  Link to Internet Archive
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