close Roll 20 Edward I

2
10 Dec. 1291
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire., £500 from 21 Sept. [1291] 19 Edw. I until the same day 20 Edw. I [21 Sept. 1292], viz. for one year, for his annual fee of £500, granted to him by the K. while he remains in that office.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
Authorized: 
By a writ from Eng.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/1.

C: 

CDI, iii, §1006.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
3
10 Dec. 1291
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay John de la Hacche, one of the K.'s justices of the Dublin bench, 20m from Michaelmas 19 Edw. I [1291] until Easter 20 Edw. I [1292], in part-payment of his annual fee of 40m, granted to him by the K. while he holds that office.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/1.

C: 

CDI, iii, §1007.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
1
10 Dec. 1291
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay Robert Bagod, one of the justices of the Dublin bench, £20 from Michaelmas 19 Edw. I [1291] until Easter 20 Edw. I [1292], viz. for half a year, in part-payment of his annual fee of £40, granted to him by the K. while he holds that office.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
Authorized: 
By writ.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/231/29.

C: 

CDI, iii, §1005.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife

This glossary is by no means comprehensive. Readers may also wish to consult standard references books such as Joseph Byrne, Byrne’s dictionary of local Irish History from the earliest times to c.1900 (Cork, 2004); P. G. Osborn, Osborn’s concise law dictionary, ed. Sheila Bone (London, 2001).

Abbreviations

  • AN = Anglo-Norman
  • Ir. = Irish
  • Lat. = Latin
  • ME = Middle English
  • OED = Oxford English Dictionary

 

Term

Explanation

advowson

The right of patronage or presentation to a church benefice.

allocate, writ of

A writ authorizing allowance to be made by the officers of the Ex. of a specified amount: often this amount is to be off-set against the debts owed to the K. by the beneficiary.

alterage

A form of affinity proscribed in late medieval Ireland between the Irish and the English, whereby a man stood sponsor for a child at baptism; (also) gossipred.

assize

Technical term for legal proceedings or various kinds. See mort d’ancestor, novel disseisin.

avener [Lat. avarius]

provider of oats, esp. for the household of the K. or his chief governor

avoirdupois

Miscellaneous merchandise sold by weight.

bonnaght [Ir. buannacht]

The billeting of mercenaries or servants.

cask

See tun.

certiorari, writ of

Letters close issued by the K. to his officers commanding them to supply information to him concerning a specified matter, normally by searching the records.

chattels

Property, goods, money: as opposed to real property (land).

dicker [Lat. dacra]

A measure of 10 hides.

dower

Portion (one third) of a deceased husband’s estate which the law allows to his widow for her life.

escheat

The reversion of land to the lord of the fee to the crown on failure of heirs of the owner or on his outlawry.

extent

A survey and valuation of property, esp. one made by royal inquisition.

falding [Ir. fallaing]

A kind of coarse woollen cloth produced in Ireland; the mantle or cloak made from the same.

fee-farm
 

A fixed annual rent payable to the K. by chartered boroughs.

fotmel [Lat. fotmellum]

A measure of lead.

engrossment

Technical term: the action of writing out, for instance patent letters and charters; (also) the documents thus written out.

enrolment

Technical term: the action of recording in the records of the K., esp. the registering of a deed, memorandum, recognizance; (also) the specific item or record thus enrolled.

hanaper

A repository for the keeping of money. The ‘clerk of the hanaper in chancery’ was the chancery official responsible for the receipt of fines for the issue, engrossment and ensealing of writs, patents and charters issued by the chancery.

herberger [Lat. herbergerius, hospitator]

One sent on before to purvey lodgings for an army, a royal train (OED).

galangal [AN galyngale]

The aromatic rhizome of certain Asian plants of the genera Alpinia and Kaempferia, of the ginger family, used in cookery and herbal medicine; (also) any of these plants (OED).

generosus [Lat.]

Term designating social status: translated as ‘gentleman’.

king's widow [Lat. vidua regis]

The widow of a tenant in chief: so called because whe was not allowed to marry a second time without royal licence.

knights’ fees

Units of assessment of estates in land. Originally a single knight’s fee was the amount of land for which the military service of one knight (=knight service) was required by the crown. ‘Fee’ derives from the Latin feudum, which in other contexts translated as ‘fief’. In practice the descent of landed estates meant that many knights’ fees came to be subdivided and, in the later Middle Ages, personal service was frequently commuted to money payments (=scutage).

liberate, writ of

A chancery writ issued to the treasurer and chamberlains of the Ex. authorizing them to make payment of a specified amount, often the annual fees, wages and rewards of the K.’s officers.

linch [Lat. lincia]

A measure of tin.

livery

The delivery of seisin, or possession, of an estate hitherto held in the K.’s hand, for instance when a minor reaches the age of majority.

mainprize

Legal term: the action of undertaking to stand surety (=‘mainpernor’) for another person; the action of making oneself legally responsible for the fulfilment of a contract or undertaking by another person (OED).

mass [Lat. messa]

A standard measure of metal.

messuage

A portion of land occupied, or intended to be occupied, as the site for a dwelling house; (also) a dwelling house together with outbuildings and the adjacent land assigned to its use (OED).

mort d’ancestor, assize of [Lat. assisa mortis antecessoris]

A legal process to recover land of which the plaintiff’s ancestor (father, mother, uncle, aunt, brother sister, nephew or niece) died seised (=in possession), possession of which was since taken by another person.

nolumus, clause of [Lat. cum clausula nolumus]

A standard clause inserted especially in letters of protection by which pleas and suits are delayed for a specified period of time.

novel disseisin, assize of [Lat. assisa nove disseisine]

A legal process to recover land from which the plaintiff claims to have been dispossessed (=disseised).

pensa See wey.
piece [L. pecia] A standard quantity of merchandise.
pendent seal Seal hanging from engrossed letters patent attached to a tongue or tag of parchment.
perpresture An illegal encroachment upon royal property.
plica A fold along the foot of engrossed letters patent and charters to create a double thickness of parchment, used for attaching the ‘great seal pendent’ to the letters. An incision was made in the plica and through which a tag of parchment was attached. A wax impression of a seal was then affixed to the tag.
protection An act of grace by the K., granted by chancery letters, by which the recipient is to be free from suits at law for a specified term; granted especially to persons crossing overseas or otherwise out of reach of the courts in the K.’s service.
quare impedit, writ of An action brought to recover the advowson of a benefice, brought by the patron against the bishop or other person hindering the presentation.
scutage The commutation of personal military service to the crown for a money payment. Normally called ‘royal service’ in Ireland.
seisin Formal legal possession of land.
sendal [Lat. cendallum; ME cendal] A thin rich silken material (OED).
stallage [Lat. stallagium, estallagium] Payment for a market stall.
tun [Latdolium] A large cask or barrel, esp. of wine.
valettus A term designating social status: translated ‘yeoman’.
Vidua Regis [Lat.] See King's widow.
volumus, clause of [Lat. cum clausula volumus] A standard clause inserted esp. in letters of protection by which pleas and suits are delayed for a specified period of time. In full the clause runs: volumus quod interim sit quietus de omnibus placitis et querelis (=we wish that meanwhile he be quit of all pleas and plaints).
waif A piece of property which is found ownerless and which, if unclaimed within a fixed period after due notice given, falls to the lord.
waivery [AN weiverie] The technical term for proceedings of outlawry in the case of women.
wey [Lat. pensa, peisa, pisa] A standard of dry-goods weight.
worsted [ME wyrstede] A woollen fabric or stuff made from well-twisted yarn spun of long-staple wool combed to lay the fibres parallel (OED).
writ [Lat. brevis] Letters close containing commands by the K. to certain specified persons, esp. royal officers. Returnable writs, which were not normally enrolled in the chancery rolls, were to be returned by the officer to chancery with details of the actions taken by the officer in response to the contents. See also allocate, certiorari, liberate.
6
11 Dec. 1291
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay Thomas Darcy, one of the K.'s justices itinerant in co. Dublin, £10 granted to him for his expenses in that eyre from the quindene of St John the Baptist 19 Edw. I [7 July 1291] until St Nicholas [6 Dec.] following: unless that sum has been paid already by another writ.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
Authorized: 
By writ.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/1.

C: 

CDI, iii, §1011.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
7
11 Dec. 1291
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay brother William s. of Roger, prior of the hospital of St John of Jerusalem in Ire., chief justice itinerant in co. Dublin, £20 for his expenses in that eyre from the quindene of St John the Baptist 19 Edw. I [7 July 1291] until St Nicholas next following [6 Dec.]: unless that sum has been paid already by another writ.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
Authorized: 
By writ.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/1.

C: 

CDI, iii, §1010.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
4
11 Dec. 1291
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay Eustace le Poer, one of the K.'s justices itinerant in co. Dublin, 20m granted to him for his expenses in that eyre from the quindene of St John the Baptist 19 Edw. I [7 July 1291] until St Nicholas [6 Dec.] following.1

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/1.

C: 

CDI, iii, §1008.

Footnotes: 

1CDI mistakenly gives the date as 'the feast of St John the Baptist'.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
8
11 Dec. 1291
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay John Kerdif clk 5m in part-payment of 10m p.a. granted to him by the K. for his service for as long as he remains with the K., for Michaelmas term last [1291]: unless that sum has been paid already by another writ.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/231/29.

C: 

CDI, iii, §1012.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
5
11 Dec. 1291
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay Walter de la Haye, one of the K.'s justices itinerant in co. Dublin, 20m granted to him for his expenses in that eyre from the quindene of St John the Baptist 19 Edw. I [7 July 1291] until St Nicholas [6 Dec.] following: unless that sum has been paid already by another writ.1

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/1.

C: 

CDI, iii, §1009.

Footnotes: 

1CDI mistakenly gives the date as 16 July 1291.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
9
26 Dec. 1291
Kildare
To the seneschal of the liberty of Kildare.

The pleas of advowsons of appropriated [incrocreate] churches in Ire. belong to the K. and not to any other, yet Richard s. of Reginald has brought a plea before the seneschal against the abbot of St Thomas near Dublin by writ of chancery of the liberty [of Kildare], concerning the advowson of the appropriated church of St Moling, to the prejudice of the royal dignity [etc.]. ORDER to refrain from proceeding further in that plea; and he is to direct Richard that he may, if he pleases, sue out the K.'s writ in the K.'s court before the K.'s justices against the abbot.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), KB 27/137, §30.

C: 

CDI, iv, §26.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
10
22 Jan. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay Nicholas Berkeley, keeper of the writs and rolls of the Dublin bench, 50s from Michaelmas 19 Edw. I [1291] until Easter [1292] following, in part-payment of his annual fee of 100s to maintain him in that office: unless the said 50s has been paid by another writ.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/1.

C: 

CDI, iii, §1030.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
11
22 Jan. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay master Thomas Cheddesworth, one of the justices of the common pleas, Dublin, 20m from Michaelmas 19 Edw. I [1291] until Easter [1292] following, in part-payment of his annual fee of 40m granted to him by the K. while he holds that office.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/231/29; E 101/232/1.

C: 

CDI, iii, §1029.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
12
24 Jan. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay Thomas Darcy £48 for the use of 48 Welshmen remaining in Ire. by order to maintain the K.'s peace, for their wages from Sunday after Michaelmas 19 Edw. I [30 Sept. 1291] until Sunday after the Conversion of St Paul 20 Edw. I [27 Jan. 1292], viz. 120 days at the rate of 2d a day; and 60s for the use of Mereward ap Carewet and John Chester, masters of the said Welshmen, for their wages for the same period at the rate of 3d a day.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/1.

C: 

CDI, iii, §1032.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
13
26 Jan. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay John Clifford, keeper of Roscommon and Rinndown castles, £25 from the Purification of the Blessed Mary 20 Edw. I [2 Feb. 1292] until 3 weeks after Easter following [28 Apr. 1292], in part-payment of his annual fee of £100 granted to him while he holds that office.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/1.

C: 

CDI, iii, §1036.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
23
8 Feb. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay 48 Welshmen remaining in Ire. to keep the K.'s peace, £16 16s. for their wages from the Sunday after the conversion of St Paul until the Sunday after SS Perpetua and Felicity following, viz. for 42 days at the rate of 2d a day; and 20s 12d [?] to Mereward ap Carewet and John Chester, masters of the said Welshmen, for their wages for the same period at 3d a day. Further ORDER to pay 42 of the said Welshmen £19 12s for their wages from the Sunday after SS Perpetua and Felicity until the Sunday after the Invention of the Holy Cross, for 56 days, and John Chester, master of the Welshmen, 14s for his wages for the same period.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/3; E 101/231/29.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
14
11 Feb. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay Thomas Pikeringe, keeper of Athlone castle, £10, the remainder of the £20 which he should receive for the custody of the said castle from Michaelmas 19 Edw. I [1291] until Easter following, in part-payment of his annual fee of £40.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/1.

C: 

CDI, iii, §1054.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
15
15 Apr. 1292
Waterford
To the sheriff of Dublin.

The K. had ordered that no merchants or rectores of ships who were not of the lands of the heirs of Walter Marshal, e. Pembroke, in Leinster, coming to Ire. with wine and other merchandise, should bypass the port of Waterford and land at New Ross or Hervy’s Island to trade there. A ship called le Aliz of Herewych [Harwich], laden with wine and other merchandise and not belonging to any person in the Marshal’s lands was brought to forcibly by the mayor and community of Ross with the assent of Thomas Ballard, the rector of the ship, and of Thomas Kempe, Robert Mangaunt, Thomas Coytyf, Solomon Lemenistre, John Herewych and Patrick, yeoman of Vitalis Castenir, who all had wine and merchandise in the ship. ORDER to take pledges from the mayor and bailiffs, and six of the most powerful and rich men of the community there and the said Thomas [etc.] to be before William Vescy, Jcr, and the council at Dublin at one month from Easter last to answer concerning the foregoing and to cause the ship, wine and merchandise to be kept safely to the K.’s use until otherwise ordered.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), C 47/10/15, §7.

T: 

Mac Niocaill, Na Buirgéisí, i, 539–40.

C: 

CDI, iii, §1087 (p. 481).

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
16
23 Apr. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay master Thomas Cantok, C. of Ire., £20 from Easter 20 Edw. I [1292] until Michaelmas following, in recompense for his annual fee of £40, which the K. grants to him while he holds that office: unless that sum has been paid already by another writ.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/3; E 101/231/29.

F: 

Gilbert, Facsimiles, ii, plate 83, item 3 (with transcription).

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
17
26 Apr. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay the Friars Preachers of Dublin, Cork, Waterford, Limerick and Drogheda 35m from Michaelmas 19 Edw. I [1291] until Michaelmas 20 Edw. I [1292], which the K. grants to them annually of his alms at the Ex., Dublin: unless that sum has been paid already by another writ.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/3; E 101/231/29.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
18
29 Apr. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay John Clifford, keeper of the castles of Roscommon and Rinndown from Sunday three weeks after Easter 20 Edw. I [1292] until All Saints [1 Nov.] following, in part-payment of his fee of £100 p.a. which the K. grants him for his expenses while he holds that office.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/3; E 101/231/29.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
20
30 Apr. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay Thomas Cheddesworth, one of the K.'s justices of the Dublin bench, 20m from Easter 20 Edw. I [1292] until Michaelmas following, in recompense for his annaul fee of 40m, which the K. grants him while he holds that office.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/3; E 101/231/29.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
21
30 Apr. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay Nicholas Berkeleye, keeper of the writs and rolls of the Dublin bench, 50s from Easter 20 Edw. I [1292] until Michaelmas following, in recompense for his annual fee of 100s, which the K. grants him to maintain him in that office.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/3; E 101/231/29.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
19
30 Apr. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay Robert Bagod, one of the justices of the Dublin bench, £20 from Easter term 20 Edw. I [1292] until Michaelmas following, in recompense for his annual fee of £40, which the K. grants him while he holds that office.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
Authorized: 
By writ.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/3; E 101/231/29.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
22
2 May. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay the Friars Minor of Dublin, Cork, Waterford, Limerick and Drogheda 35m from Michaelmas 19 Edw. I [1291] until Michaelmas 20 Edw. I [1292], which the K. grants to them annually of his alms: unless that sum has been paid already by another writ.1

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/3; E 101/231/29.

Footnotes: 

1 An alternative date is 8 May 1292.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
24
9 May. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay master Walter Kenleye, chancellor of the Ex., 100s from Easter 1292 until Michaelmas following, in recompense for his annual fee of £10, which the K. grants him while he holds that office: unless that sum has been paid already by another writ.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/3; E 101/231/29.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
25
9 May. 1292
Dublin
To Walter de la Haye, escheator of Ire.

ORDER to hold an inquisition at New Ross to ascertain whether 20 tuns of wine in a ship called le Alice of Herewiz belong to Bidaldus Castiner and whether Bidaldus is a burgess of New Ross or tenant of the earl Marshal in Leinster, and whether 20 tuns belong to Thomas Ballard and 21 of his sailors de portagio pertinente and not to any foreign merchant as the mayor, bailiffs and community of New Ross allege, or not, as the mayor and citizens of Waterford allege. The escheator is to send the inquisition to the Jcr at Dublin on the morrow of Trinity and to cause the wine and goods to be valued and handed to men who will answer to the K. for them if they ought to pertain to the K. because of the trespass of the mayor, bailiffs and community of New Ross and the said Thomas and others.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), C 47/10/15, §7.

T: 

Mac Niocaill, Na Buirgéisí, ii, 539–40.

C: 

CDI, iii, §1087 (p. 482).

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
26
11 May. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay Thomas Pykering, keeper of Athlone castle, £10 in part-payment of his annual fee of £20 owed to him for the custody of that castle from Easter 20 Edw. I [1292] until Michaelmas following.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/3; E 101/231/29.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
28
17 May. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay John Malton, justice at pleas following the Jcr, £20 from Michaelmas 19 Edw. I [1291] until Easter following, in part-payment of annual his fee of £40 while he holds that office.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/3; E 101/231/29.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
29
17 May. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay John Malton, justice at pleas following the Jcr, £20 from Easter 20 Edw. I [1292] until Michaelmas following, in recompense for his annual fee of £40 while he holds that office.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/3.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
27
19 May. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay William Burnel, constable of Dublin castle, £18 5s arrears of his wages from 12 May [1291] 19 Edw. I until 13 May [1292] 20 Edw. I following, viz. for one whole year, taking 12d a day while he holds the said custody: unless that sum has been paid already by another writ.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/3; E 101/231/29.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
30
1 Jun. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay Thomas Pykering, keeper of Athlone castle, £10 in part-payment of his fee of £40 p.a. owed to him for the custody of that castle from St Peter in Chains 20 Edw. I [1292] until All Saints following.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/231/29.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
31
4 Jun. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay Thomas Darcy £11 4s. for the use of 48 Welshmen remaining in Ire. by order to maintain the K.'s peace, for their wages from Sunday after the Invention of Holy Cross 20 Edw. I until Wednesday before St Boniface the Bishop in the same year, viz. 32 days inclusive at the rate of 2d a day; and 8s to John Chester, master of the said Welshmen, taking 3d a day for the said time.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/3; E 101/231/29.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
32
16 Jun. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay master Elias Wynton, K.'s clerk, £28 granted to him for his expenses when he was the deputy of the T. in the said Ex., viz. from Michaelmas 19 Edw. I [1291] until Thursday after Holy Trinity following: unless that sum has been paid already by another writ.

Attested: 
William Vescy, chief Jcr of Ire.
O: 

TNA (PRO), E 101/232/3; E 101/231/29.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
33
28 Jul. 1292
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

The K. wishes Geoffrey Geneville, Robert Bagot and Thomas Cantok, C. of Ire. to be informed concerning concerning the record and process of a plea held before Richard Exeter and his associates, formerly justices itinerant at Cork, between Thomas Clare and Maurice s. of Maurice concerning Inchecoyn and the town of Youghal. ORDER to search the rolls of the said Richard in his eyre at Cork and the feet of fines in their custody at the treasury, and to send them before the said Geoffrey, Robert and Thomas at Dublin under the seal of the Ex. by Monday, the morrow of St Laurence next following [11 Aug. 1292], together with this writ and a transcript of a fine made by Thomas and Maurice before the same.

Attested: 
Thomas Cantok, C. of Ire.
Authorized: 
By a writ from Eng.
O: 

TNA (PRO), C 47/10/15, §17.

C: 

CDI, iii, §1087 (p. 482).

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife