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Ward, Luke, voyage of i!582), 682
Ware, the Great Bed of, 184
Warfare. under Henry VIII., 90102;

under Edward VI. and Mary, 287296;

under Elizabeth, 620631; Irish, 406 neq.
Warham, Archbishop, as Chancellor, 34;

and Royal Supremacy, 60; death (1532),

61
Warships, of Henry VIII., 103106, 111; of

Elizabeth, 636
Water supply, 394
Watson, Thomas. 473, 474. 476
Wealth, growth of, under Elizabeth. 749. 750
Weapons of war, under Henry VIII., 90, 96

seq. : under Elizabeth, 624 630; price

of. 637. 638
Whale fisheries, English, beginning of

(1593), 738

Whalley Abbey suppressed, 70
Wheat, prices of, 166, 168; rise of, under

Elizabeth, 729
White, John, expedition to Virginia, 694,

695
Whitehall Palace, 231 seq. ; Holbein's gate

at, 231
Whitgift, Archbishop of Canterbury, 426

seq.; primacy of, 593 seq. ; career of, 854
Whiting, Richard. Abbot of Glastonbury. 74
WHITTAKER, T. : the Beginnings of Natural

Science (15581584), 454456; Natural

Science 1 1584 1603), 696699
Wight, Isle of, under Elizabeth, 734
Willoughby, Ballad of Brave Lord, quoted.

629. note
Willoughby, Sir Hugh, voyage of, 311315;

death of, 315, note
Windows, glass, 543
Windsor Castle. 232; chapel at, 330; music

at, 784

Wine, in Henry VIII. 's reign, 220; in Eliza-
beth's reign, 539



Winter, Captain William, attacks French
squadron (1549). 296

Witchcraft. 446443

Woburn Abbey. 70

Wolsey, Cardinal, first appearance in
politics, 2; management of Scotland, 2;
character and aims. 7, 8; extravagance
of, 8; as Minister, 9; summons Parlia-
ment, 9; becomes Chancellor (1515), 12;
and Parliament of 1523. 13; obtains MI)I-
sidy for Henry VIII.. 14; position under
Henry VIII., 15; internal reforms, 19;
begins suppression of monasteries
(1528), 20; and Parliament, 20; failure
of, 20, 21; position and aims, 3436;
work, 36, 37; services to learning, 37,
119, 120; educational foundation, 37, 120;
popularity of, 38; death, 38; signifi-
cance of fall, 39; and education, 119,
120; attacked by Skelton, 132; and en-
closures, 153; architecture of, 330

Wollaton, 438

Women, and religion among, under Henry
VIII-.. 238; education of. 239, 243, 244,
786; married, under Elizabeth, 785; un-
married, 786

Wool, trade in, 484; export of, 495; fall in
value of, 729; decline in export of, 740

Woollen manufactures, centres of, 175, 176;
increase of. 484, 500502, 740

Woolwich Dockyard, 103

Working classes, manners oi, 542. See
Wages

Wyatt, Sir Thomas, the elder, poetry of,
135, 138 xeq.

Wyatt, Sir Thomas, the younger, rebellion
of, 255, 272, 294 seq.

Wyndham, Thomas, establishes trade with
Africa, 298

Wynkyn de Worde, carols of, 81

Yarmouth, fishery port, 175
Yellow Ford, Battle of. 583
Yeomen, under Henry VIII., 88
York, straits of, under Henry VII., 175
Yorkshire, rebellion in. 48; rise of woollen
industry in, 176

Zoological collection at the Tower, 782
Zucchero, or Zuccaro, Federigo, 442
Zutphen, 621






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Online LibraryH. D. (Henry Duff) TraillSocial England; a record of the progress of the people in religion, laws, learning, arts, industry, commerce, science, literature and manners, from the earliest times to the present day (Volume 3) → online text (page 68 of 68)