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had an imereft herein in the 35th of Edward III.
they gave the patronage of this church to the priory
of Norwich.

In the 14th of Richard II. Roger Griffin, of
Sprowfton, furrendered by fine this lordfihip, late fir
Hugh Sprowfton's, to John Aflake of Broouaholm.

Walter Aflake, efq. of Sprowfton, had a proicc-
lion in the loth of Henry VI. being in the retinue of
John, duke of Bedford, regent in France.

After this it was in the Calthorpes, and fir Henry
Parker and the lady Elizabeth, his wife, daughter
and heir of fir Philip Calthorpe, who died in the
year 1535, inherited this manor of Allake's.

Sir Philip Parker had livery of it about the soth
of Elizabeth, with the advowfon of the church, and
fold it to fir Miles Corbet, who was lord in the 34th
of Elizabeth, and fo it was united to the other manor
before mentioned.

There was a fmall fee in this village, and that of
Beeiton, at the furvcy, held by Robert Malet, lord
of Horsford, valued at. 6s. the king and the earl had
the foe.

This always went along wit'i the manor of llors-



The church is dedicated 10 St. Margaret, and xvas
a reclory, valued at fixteen marks ; the prior of Nor-
wich had a portion of tithe valued at one mark, and
after it was appropriated to the faid priory, and is
now in the dean and chapter of Norwich, and fcrvcd
by a flipendiary curate, at their nomination.

In 1361 William de Wyckyngham.and Robert
de Yelverton, probably as trufteet>, granted the ad-
vowfon to the priory of Norwich, and Thomas Percy,
the bifliop, appropriated it November 12, in the
faid year.

The king granted his licence before on May 8, for
which the prior and convent had paid forty marks,
and it was to find two monks of that convent (capcl-
lanes) to ftudy in any univerfity, to perform divine
fervice daily for ever, for the 'fouls of Hugh de
Sprowflon, 8cc. and for the fouls of all the iaithful.

In the chancel of the church is a mural monu-
ment of alabafter, with the portraitures of fir Miles
Corbet, his two wives,, and children on their knees
Here licth the bodies of fir Miles Corbet, and Catharine
his Jirjl Wife, one of the daughters of fir Chrijlophw
Heydon, of Baconjlhorpe, knt. who had by her eight Jons
and three daughters ; alfo he took to his fecond wife,
Dame Catharine, one of the daughters of Nicholas San-*
ders, of Ewell, efq. and' had by her one daughter, which
Jir Miles deccafed 1 9 day of June, 1607.

On the north fide a tomb In memory of John
Corbet, efq. and Jane his wife, daughter of Ralph
Berney, efq.

Arms in the church windows were Corbet im-
paling Berney, Berney impaling Southwell- Heydon.


T A V E R H A M. 77

WoJchoufe of Kimberley. Glcmham carl Warren.
Mounteney, Argentine. Cakhorpe impaling Aflake.
Calthorpe and Argentine. Barry and Allake. Ar-
gent, a crofs fable, the arms of Norwich priory.

In 1742 the Rev. Richard Chafe was prefented to
this curacy by the dean and chapter. The Rev.
Stephen Buckle is the prefent curate.

The village of Sprowfton lies on the great road
leading from Norwich, two miles, to Wroxham bridge
five miles. A fair is annually held in this parilh,
called Magdalen fair, Auguft sd.

Sprowfton-hall is the feat of fir Lambert Black-
well, ban. who has improved the park and pleafure
grounds with much taftc and judgment.

STANNINGHALL, wrote in Doomfday-book
Staningepalla. At the furvcy'the Conqueror held
this lordihip, and William de Noiers was his ftew-
ard, or bailiff, of which a free-man of archbifliop
Stigand was deprived; it belonged to Horftcad ma-
nor, and was valued in Milehara and Horftcad; was-
one leuca long and one broad.

Soon after the furvey this lordfhip was granted
(probably by William II. or Henry i.) to the abbey
of the Holy Trinity of Caen, for nuns, founded by
queen Maud, wife to the Conqueror. In the year
1249 it was in the faid abbey.

In the 5sd of Henry III. Lucia, lady abbefs,

granted by fine to the prior of tieefton Regis, the

advowfon of this church, though no mention is

made of this abbefs, or this lordfliip in Neuflra Pia.

G In


In the 3d of Edward III. the abbefs was found tOL
have free-vvarreu, &:c, here, and in 1428 their tem-
poralities were valued at 575. i id. ob. per ann.

At what time the abbey was deprived of it does not
appear, probably it was at the time when the other
alien priories, &c. loft their tenures in the reign of
Henry VI.

In the year 1534 Thomas Storme, of Stanning-
hall, wills to be buried in the church of Frettenham,
and gives to Alice his wife this lordftiip, with the
advowfon of the church for life, and after her death
to be fold ; and in the 31 ft of Henry VIII. a fine was
levied, wherein John Croile and Alice his wife (fate
wife of Storme) convey it to Robert Nycholfon, with
mefTuages and lands in this town, Horilead, Fretten-
hara, &:c. After this it was in the family of Walde-
grave, and Charles Waldegrave, efq. was lord in the
reign of James I. As a full account of this family
may be found in the peerage of England, we {hail
begin with the grandfather of this gentleman, and
make fome few obfervations relating to it, that we
have met with in ancient records.

John Waldegrave, efq. was fon and heir of Ed\v.
Waldegrave, elq. of the Friars in Sudbury, by Mabel
his wife, daughter and heir of John Cheney, efq. of
Pinto in Devonshire ; John was buried in the church
of All-hallows, at Sudbury in Suffolk, dying Oct. 6,
1545, and on his grave-ftone were the arms of
Waldegrave, and thole of Rochefler.

Sir Edward Waldegrave, his fon, was of Boi ley in
Efiex, privy councellor to queen Mary, chancellor of
the dutchy of Lancafter, and matter of the great

wardrobe :

t A V E Ft tt A M. 79

tvaidrobe: be died in the Tower of London, Septem' -
brr ijDo, and was there buried.

Charles Waldegrave, of Stanningliall, was his fon
and heir.

Sir Edward Waldrgrave, created baronet Aug. I,
i<)4i, of Hever caflle in Kent.

Sir H'-nry Waldcgravc, his fon, is faia to have
fold Scanninghali ; others lay that Richard VValde-
grave, his fon by his feccmd wife fold it ; from this
fir Henry is defcendcd the right honourable carl
Waldegrave, now living.

This family is by hifldrians rtffened to have been
originally of the county of Norfolk, and to have af-
lumed their name from a town called Waldegrave, in
the faid county, bat this is a great millake, there
being no town of that name therein.

It appears much more, probable that they de-
fcendcd from the Waldegraves of Waldegrave in

A branch moft likely of this familv removed into

The Waldegraves, as we have above obfervcd,
fold this lordfhip ; and fir Charles Harbord, km. was
lord in the reign of Charles II.

John Harbord, efq. prefented in 1700, .and i.r
Harbord Harbord, bare, is the prefent lord.

The church is a reclory, formerly valued at four
marks ; the prefent value is 335, 6d. ob. and is dif-

Ga In


In i 7 i S the church of Stanninghall was confoU-
dated with Frettenham ; and in 1 764 the Rev. Tho-
mas Carthew was prefented to the united livings by
the late fir William Harbord, bart. of Gunton.

The church was dilapidated in the reign of queen
Elizabeth; it was landing in 1505.

TAVERHAM, wrote Taurefham in Doomfday-
book. Ralph de Bcaufoe had the grant of a lordfbip
in this town, held by Olf, in the reign of the Con-
feffor; valued at 205. then, at the furvey at 305.
with the fourth part of a church endov\ 7 cd with fifteeii
acres, valued at i6d.

This lordihip was poffeffed by the family of de
Drayton, lords of Drayton, in this hundred, after by
that of de Bellemonte, who conveyed it to Walter
Langton, bifhopof Litchfield, Sec. from the Pcve-
rells, his heirs, it came to the de la Poles, &c.

In the 3d of Henry IV. John Gournay held two
fees here and in Drayton, fometime John Spring's, of
the lord Morley, as part of the barony of Rye, and
came with Drayton manor, on the death of Charles
Brandon, duke of Suffolk, by a grant of Edw. IV.
to the fee of Norwich, and fo continues; the pre-
fentation to a portion of this church always went
with this lordfhip.

William, earl Warren, had a lordflrip, of which
Toca, a free-man, was deprived \ valued then at
305. at the. furvey at 403. this belonged to the fee
of Fretheric : it was one leuca and an half long, and
one leuca broad, and paid i6d. farthing to the king's
gelt, whoever had it.

A family


A family who affumed their name from this town,
Ivas early enfcoffcd thereof: Nicholas de Taverham
was lord in the reign of king John.

Simon de Taverham had a charter for free- warren
in the 2otli of Edward I.

Simon Doo, parfon of Rackheath All Saints, re^
leafed to William Gerberge all his right in the manor
and advowfon of the church of Taverham ; and
William, fon of fir Thomas Gerberge, confirmed in
the 5th of Edward II. to Baldric, Ion of Simon de
Taverham, the faid manor and advowfon 'for lool.
fterling, with all the rents, fervices, Sec. and further
grants that all the lands and tenements which Joan,
late wife of Peter de Taverham, and Royfia, late
wife of Simon de Taverham, held in dowet of the
faid manor to the laid Baldric.

Bartholomew de Tunflead granted to Baldric in
the 21 ft of Edward III. all his lands, tenements,
rents and fervices in this town, Attlebridge, Felthorpe,
Weflon and Marham.

In the family of de Taverham this lordfhip con-

In the 3d of Henry IV. John de Taverham, a mi-
nor, held half a fee of the dutchy of Lancafter; and
in 1404 William Taverham, efq. prefented to the

Afterwards it was in fir John Faftolf, of Caflor,
and fo came to the de la Poles, and to the fee o


G * William

Ss H U N D R E D O F

William, bifhop of Thetford, held in his own
fjght, as a lay fee, a manor of which a free-woman
was deprived ; then valued at 1 25. but at the lurvey
at ?os.

He was a great benefactor to his fee, and gave to
it many loidfhips, this moft likely among them,
f.ho' we do not find this particularly named.

In the 2oth of Henry III. Adam deTunftall held
a quarter of a fee in this town of Robert de Caw-
flon, and he of the bifhop of Norwich in capite ;
and in the eoth of Edward III. the heirs of Adam

In the 3d of Henry IV. Ifabel Moute held it as
part of the barony of the fee of Norwich.

The prior and convent of the Holy Trinity of
Norwich, founded by biQiop Herbert, had a confi-
derable lordfhip here, the church of St. Michael in
Norwich, near the cathedral, on what is now called
the Tomb-land, had (as the fiuvey informs us) in
iang Edward the ConfciTur's time, a carucate of land,
and $tigand, the bifhop of the diocefe, held it in
.right of that church. On the deprivation of Stigand,
it was granted to William de Beaufoe, and he held it
as a lay fee when the lurvey -was made; but as this
had been given to the church of St. Michael, by the
earls of the Eafl Angles, it was foon alter the furvey
re-afTumed, and being in the crown, was at the re-
qucft of Roger Bigot, a great Norman baron, (who
po{TefTed great part of the lands of the late earls of
JVjtorfoJk) granted by William II. to the church of
the Holy Trinity of Norwich, by this charter or

" Wittus

T A V E R H A M. 83

" \Vittus Rex Anglor. Herberto, Norvviccnfi, epif-
copo et omnibus Baronib; fuis de Norfolc ct Sud-
fole, faltm. Sciatis me declilfe fee Ti in. Norvic.
ecclic rosatn Roger] Bigot terrain Michaelis de
Utmonafterio, et terram de Tavcrham quc ad
eande terram p. tinet, (juietam iemper et libam ab
omnibus fcotis et Geldis et omnibus aiijs confue
tudinibus. Telie Endone Dapifero apuci Weftm.

By this it appears that Herbert had then built the
church of the Holy Trinity, the mother church of
the diocefe of Norwich, and it feems alfo that he
had then creeled a monaflery or priory thece, the
church of St. Michael being (tiled without the mo-
nallery, and that this grant was to annex this land
to the fee, fo that Herbert foon after fettled it on the
prior or monaftery founded by him.

By a grant of Henry I. it was confirmed to the

Hiftorians relate that this church of St. Michael
takes its name from the tombs, as a remarkable place
of burial, but this is a miflake.

Richard, duke of Normandy, who died in 996,
creeled an abbey in Monte qui dicitur Tumba, out of
veneration to St. Michael. Many churches were
dedicated to St. Michael in Monte Tuniba, a place fo
called, where, it is faid he appeared, and perform-
ed a miracle.

This lordfliip extended alfo into Attlebridge, where
the priory had confiderablc pofleflions.

G4 Emma


Emma Baidolph granted to the prior of Norwich,
four acres and an half of land in Taverham.

Alan de Taverham gave lands to the priory. John
Bardolph was a benefaclor in the gth of Edward I.
as was Agnes Bardolph ; and fir John de Efton gave
lands here in the faid reign ; fo that the prior, in
the i^th of that king, claimed free- warren, a gal-
lows, the aflife, Sec. and complaint was made that
he had ere&ed a pool in the water between Ringland
Hill and North Croft, and appiopriated it as a fe-

In 1428, the temporalities of the priory were
61. 135. lod. ob. and the cellerer accounted for 81.
us. lid. received out of this manor, and for 35.
paid that year to the manor of Hetherfet, 133. 4cl. to
St. Paul's hofpital, and 35. 6d. to the prior of St.
Leonard's, as rents refolute.

On the diffolution of the priory, it came to the
crown, and Henry VIII. in 1538, on the foundation
of a dean and prebendaries, &:c. granted this lord-
fhip to them, as it now continues. In the Gth year
of Elizabeih, it was granted by leafe, with the leet,
for 99 years, to Henry Riches, efq. of Swannington,
who afligned it to Augufline Sotherton, efq.

Sir Augufline Sotherton married Mary, daughter
and fole heir of Frauds Sharnborne, elq. of Sham-
borne, one of the moil ancient families- 'in Norfolk.

An excellent and curious furvey of this lordfhip,
faken in the 8th of Edward 1. was in the year 1714
in the hands of Mr. Emur/d Rippingale, atto.ncy at
law, of Norwich, or of Mr. Edmund Thimelthorpc
of the faid city.


T A VERB A M. t> 5

To tl.'s priory rn:;nor, tiie prefcn;ation of one
moletv of the church belongs, and their leffec pie-
fcms ; Hcniv Riches, rfo. ]>n icnted, and the Sothcr-
tons afterwards, by that light.

Thomas Sotherton, efq. who died in 1778, uas
lord, and his daughter brought it by marriage to
Miles Rramhwayte, cfq. the prefent lord.

The lr:c Thomas Soihcrton, efq. of Taverham,
girat grandion of fir Auguftinc, n;airicd Mary, daugh-
ter of Edmund Lock, gent, of Norwich, by whom
he had Mary, his only daughter and heir, married
to Miles Bianthwayte, efq. of Norwich.

In Taverham, Harold had a iordfhip in king Ed-
ward's reign, which he held at the Conqueft, and at
his death the Conqueror ieizcd on it. Ic was a bc-
ruite to Gawflon, and valued with it.

Sir John de Eflon had a lordfhip in this town in
the 5^d of Henry III. held of VValtci Gillard, earl
of Buckingham, and came by the hcirefs of Efton to
Thomas de Brockdifh, who gave name to it.

Earl Giffard's interefl in this lordfhip came to the
earls of Glare; the family of de Taverham had alib
an interefl herein.

Edmund earl of March, as heir to the earls of
Clare, had a right herein in the gd of Henry VI.
and before this, Elizabeth lady Say, wife of fir Wil-
liam Heron, had an interefl here.

The priory of Mountjoy in Heveringland had land
here in 1428, valued at iis. held of the honour of


86 H U N D R E D O F

Alan, earl of Richmond, had alfo a lordfhip here
on the derivation of Turbert, a free-man, who
poffelled it HI Edward's reign, valued at 205.

Kalmer held it under carl Alan at the furvey, and
it was valued in Felthorpe.

The church was dedicated to St. Edmund, and
had two medieties, one mediety was in the prior of
Norwich, the other mediety belonged to the lordfhips
of Ralph de Beaufoe, and William earl Warren, who
prcfented alternately, there being two poitiuns, or
reclors, belonging to this mediety.

In the reign of Edward I. one portion of this
mediety was valued at eight marks, the other of the
fame value.

In 1395; the advowfon of one of thefe portions
was fettled by fine on John Winter, 8cc. by John
Gournay and Alice his wife, with Drayton and
Hellefden manors.

The prior of St. Faith's had a portion of tithe out
of this mediety, valued then at 35.

Simon, bifhop of Norwich, in 1265, confirmed
to the monks of Caflle-acre in Taverham, and Dray-
ton, two parts of the corn tithe of the whole demean
of William de Taverham, which bis anceflors had
given to them.

The prefent value of each of thefe portions is 4!.
ss. Sd, ob. and the bifhop of Norwich is patron of
one, (that which belonged to Beaufoe's fee) and
Miles Branthwayte, efq. of the other.

T A V E R H A M. 87

I 1450, Peter de Sanaa Fide, a Carmelite of
N'; \\ich, had licence from pope Nicholas V. to
receive any ecclefiaftical benefice, and was prefented
to this living by fir Henry Inglos, William jenne?,
gent, and Thomas Howys, feoffees of Drayton ma-
nor, late fir John Faftolf's,

The old church and chancel were deflroycd by
lightning in September 1459.

In 1499, we find the chapel of St. Mary of Ta-
verham mentioned, and there was the guild of our

Sir Augufline Sotherton and his lady were buried

In the church were the arms of Braunch, of Wil-
liam Taverham, efq. lord and patron -Winter im-
paling Taverham Braunch impaling Winter

Braunch impaling Calthorpe.

The town takes its name from Tav, or Taw, the
Biitilh name of a river, and fignifics a hamlet by the

Miles Branthwayte, efq. is the prefcnt lord, and
has a feat commanding a beautiful profpecl; down the
river Wenfum to Norwich, where he has of late
made very confiderable improvements, fo that it may
at prefent vie with mofl. of the feats in Norfolk.

The two medieties of Taverham were confolidated
Nov. 24, 1689, and in 1778, Miles Branthwayte,
efq. prefented the Rev. John Hemington to this


S3 H U N D R E D O K

WROX-HAM, vulgarly pronounced Roxham.
The principal lorcHhip in this town was at the fur-
vey in the hands of Ralph de Beau foe.

Su'gand, archbifhop of Canterbury, held it in the
rime of the Confeffor in his own right, as a tempo-
ral fee, but was deprived at the Conqueft. The
king and the earl had the foe, and the lordfhip was
valued then at 3!. at the furvey at 4!. and what the
free-men held at 385.

In the fame town three free-men of Harold had
an intereft. Here were two churches, endowed with
32 acres of land, valued at 35. It was one leuca
and an half long, and one broad, and paid 3od.
gelt. '

In Doomfday-book it is wrote Urocehara, and
Urochefham, U, or UU, are often met with as ini-
tial letters to many towns; thus UU, or Wydetuna,
(Wooton) Ultrctvna, (Woltcrton) 8cc. always figni-
fyiug water. Ro is alfo found often in the firft and
fecond fyllablc, as Rcchford, Rock, or Rocheland,
Kockelcy, &;c. and fignifies the name of fome rivu-
let, or flieam of water'".

Ralph de Beaufoe left a daughter and heir Agnes,
v.ho married Hubert dc Rye, caftcllan of Norwich,
and being a widow, granted the tithes of her manor
of Wrofcham to the prior of Norwich.

William de Cheney was lord in the reign of king
, who by his deed, fans date, granted to Re-
ginald de Wrox ham, all the land and liberties that
jiis lather Reginald held here, with all its profits and


* Parkin.

T A V E R H A M. S. t

appurtenances, except ten Imfbamij.f whh all their,
tenements, to have and to hold of him and his heirs,
in fee and inheritance, paying 3$. per ann. at St.
Michael, for all fervkes, cuilotm, Sec.

To this deed was a large round feal of him on
horfeback, armed cap-a-pee, his {word drawn in his
ri^ht hand, legend

' ; Sigillum Wittmj de Ryntlo"

This William was fon of Robert Fitz-Walter, by
Sibilla his wife, daughter and heirefs of Ralph dc
Chencv. and aiTutned the name of Cheney, and with
his wife founded the priory of Horfham St. Faith s.
By Gilla his wife, he left three daughters and co-
heirs ; Margaret, the elded, married Hugh de Creffi;
Roger dc Crtiii, her fon, in the iflof king John,
mat lied 1 label, youngcft daughter and co-heir of
Hubert de Rye, and had with her a moiety of the
barony of Rye.

Margaret aforcfUd gave her lordfliip hcrr, wuU
the advowfon of the church, to the priory and nnnr,
of Carrowe, by Norwich ; and Jordan de Sackvile,
who married dementia her filler, relealed in the 2d
of Henry III. to the faid Margaret, ail their right
in the inheritance of the family of de Cheney in this
town, by fine.

In the 6th of Henry III. the priorcfs of Carrowe
granted to Alexander de Wroxham, lands, to be held
of her; and in the sift of that king, Hugh de
Wroxham gave twenty fliiilings, to hold a moiety


tAn hulband was one with a family, who held ploughed land
of his lord, on certain fcrvile tenures.


of his father's lands and meffuages, and to have liberty
to marry when he pleajcd, but to be flill the priorels's
man. The ptiorefs held a court and leet in the 241!!
of the faid reign at Dunchill, when the Jady Agnes
-de Mqnchenfy was priorefs, and the lady of fir John
Hillington, and the lady of Jeff, de Lodnes, and
other free tenants, -were prefcnt, and renewed their
pledges before the whole foke, as the couit rolls

In the i^ih of Edward I. the priorefs claimed free-*
warren, affife, a tumbrel, Sec. and the jury find, that
fhe had appropriated the common river belonging to
the king, from Wroxham bridge to a place called

John de Heacham had licence to alien, in the iSth
of that king, lands and tenements here, &c. valued
at five marks per ann. to the priorefs. About this
time we find mills here, in one year valued at yl. i ys.
in another at 61, 35. 2d. and in the 55th of the faid
reign, Nicholas de Kirkby aliened to the nuns a mef-
fuage, with twenty-eight acres, and four of marfli, in
this town.

In the gd of Henry IV. the priorefs held one fee
here of the barony of Rye, and in 1428 the tempo-
ralities of the priorefs were valued at 20!. iis. 6d.

At the general diflblution it came to the crown,
and Henry VIII. granted this lordfhip, with that
of Salhoufe, lands and tenements, on May 9, in his
sgth year, to Thomas Howard, duke of Norfolk,
on whofe attainder it came to the crown, and James
1. on June ly, in his firft year, gave it to Henry-
Howard, earl of Northampton, who conveyed it in
the following year to fir Miles Corbet of Sprowfton,


T A V E R H. A M. g

tfie faid earl having furrendered it into the king's
hands for that purpofe ; and lii Miles, on July 13,
in the gd of the laid king, had a gran: of this ma-
nor, with all the rents of aflfife of free and cultomary
tenants, valued at i 81. ib's. per aim. with lands, te-
nements, meadows, fifliery in the river from Wrox-
ham bridge to HockmanVAcre fold-courfe, and the
free-farm rent of 34!. i6s. per ami. with the re&ory
and patronage of the vicarage.

In the family of Corbet it continued, till on the
death of fir Thomas Corbet, bart. it came to his
filler and co-heir Elizabeth, the wife of Robert
Houghton, efq. who about 1690 fold it to John
Wodehoufe, efq.

The Harbords prefented as lords to the vicarage
in 17^1. Harbord Harbord, cfq. in 1/36, and fir
Haibord Harbord, bart. is the prefcnt. lord and pa-

The Conqueror had in this village a manor, whicli
Godric took care of as his Reward when the i'urvcy
was made ; two free-men held it of Edric, !<>id of
Sprowfton, in the time of king Edward, and were
deprived, and it was valued in Eaton by Norwich,
which was a!fo the lordfhip of Edric, called in the
furvey under that 'town, Edric de Laxficld.

The lord Ralph Mallet fecms to have had a grant
of it from the crown ioori alter the i'urvcy ; it is
certain that the dependents of Walter de Cudomn,
whom that lord had enfeoffcd of the lordfhip of Hoii-
lord, poflcffed it, as did his ion William dc Ckcuey,
who was lord in the time of king Stephen, whol^
daughter and co-heir, Margaret, brought it to Huh
ale Crcili, wbiqLMargaret g^vc it to die \>i:



Carrowe, \vith the manor above-mentioned, and To
continued, till on its diiTolution it was given to the
duke of Norfolk, and fo was united to and patted
with the lordfhip aforefaid.

Ralph Stalra, of the abbot, Sec. of St. Bennet,
held land, Sec. valued at 6s. which the faid Ralph

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