An account of the armour received into and delivered out of the Armoury from 26th January 1546 to 31st December 1561.

Object Title

An account of the armour received into and delivered out of the Armoury from 26th January 1546 to 31st December 1561.

An account of the armour received into and delivered out of the Armoury from 26th January 1546 to 31st December 1561.

Date

late 17th century

Reference

DART 2/2

Level

File

Scope and Content

A late 17th century copy of the Remain of stores for the Tower of London, 1561,

The account sets out from whom the armour was received, from whence brought, and to whom delivered. It gives amongst others the armour of the Protector Somerset, Lord Seymour of Sudeley, Sir John Gates, the Marquis of Northampton, Dr. Cranmer, Archbishop of Canterbury, the Duke of Northumberland, and the Earl of Warwick. The armour in store at various places is also given, setting out the body armour of Henry VII and Henry VIII,

Extent

1 volume

Access Conditions

Open access

Contents

  DART 2/2 - An account of the armour received into and delivered out of the Armoury from 26th January 1546 to 31st December 1561.