Access to Archives

Part of the UK archives network


The hierarchical structure of this catalogue is shown below. See the entire contents of the catalogue

Reference MSS
Covering dates 9th century-20th century
Held by Lambeth Palace Library
Extent Over 4,000 volumes or files
Conditions of access Access conditions are displayed on the Library's website:

Folder icon  HUGH DE BURGHE.  MS 603, p. 83  28 June 1538

These documents are held at Lambeth Palace Library

Former reference: MS 603, p. 83

2 Pages.
Language:  Latin

Supplementary information: Calendar of the Carew Manuscripts preserved in the Archiepiscopal Library at Lambeth, ed. J. S. Brewer & W. Bullen (6 vols., 1867-73), vol. I, document 124.

Indenture, 28 June, 30 Hen. VIII., between the King and Hugh de Burghe, now captain of the country of Burghe.
(1.) He and his successors, captains of the said country, shall pay to the King annually 40l. sterling.
(2.) He and [each of] his successors, [when they become] captains of the said country, will pay 100 marks sterling to the Deputy for their nation.
(3.) They shall find for the Deputy at every general hosting, 20 horsemen and 80 Scots well armed, and with victuals for 40 days. Whensoever the Deputy shall come near the borders of the said country, they shall repair to him with all their horsemen, Scots, and kerne, with victuals for three days.
(4.) The Deputy shall have victuals in the said country of Burghe by the collection of the said Hugh for 80 "sparres," otherwise called "galloglaghes," otherwise called Scots, for the space of six weeks annually.
(5.) Lord Leonard Grey, now Deputy, may cut any narrow road called a pass in the said country. The said Hugh allows the King to make any road within the said country which Lord Grey shall consider good for the more easy passage of the King's men of war and warlike instruments.
Limerick, the day and year above written. He also placed his son as a hostage in the hands of the Lord Deputy.
Contemp. copy.

The contents of this catalogue are the copyright of Lambeth Palace Library
Rights in the Access to Archives database are the property of the Crown, © 2001-2014

The records described on this page are held by Lambeth Palace Library