Berkshire, Thatcham, 1574–5
BRO: D/P 130/5/1A

f 23 (19 April–10 April) (Receipts)


Item prymust Reseuid at whytsuntyd lv s. vj d.


Item for bushshinge of ye elme in ye buesy j d.


  • Footnotes
    • whytsuntyd: 30 May–1 June 1574
  • Glossed Terms
    • buesy n activity, business [OEDO busy n.1 1]
    • bushshinge vb n bushing, the act of constructing a bower; bussheyng
    • prymust adv in primis; a Latinism signifying first, in the first place
    • reseued v pasp received; reseuid, resseuyd
  • Document Description

    Record title: St Mary's Churchwardens' Accounts
    Repository: BRO
    Shelfmark: D/P 130/5/1A
    Repository location: Reading

    This book also contains the accounts of the almshouse. The accounts were rendered on Low Sunday.

    1561–1633; English; paper; iii + 170 + ii; 302mm x 190mm; modern foliation; gatherings irregular, badly damaged by damp; bound in cardboard covered with parchment and paper stained to look like parchment, 2 dark brown leather patches on spine, title on paper sticker on front cover: 'No 1 Per In | ventory of | Sundries | Churchwardens | account Book | from 1561 to 1633.'

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