Letters patent appointing William Meesters to be Keeper of the Stores of Ordnance, Munitions, etc., in the Tower of London

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Letters patent appointing William Meesters to be Keeper of the Stores of Ordnance, Munitions, etc., in the Tower of London

Letters patent appointing William Meesters to be Keeper of the Stores of Ordnance, Munitions, etc., in the Tower of London

Date

27 March 1691

Reference

TOL ORDNANCE [40]

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Scope and Content

At a fee of 3 shillings a day, lawful money, payable quarterly at the Exchequer, in the same way that Edward Conyers, William Bridges and Thomas Gardner had held the Office, Records the enrollment of the appointment at the several offices of the Auditors of Imprests, the Treasury of the Exchequer, the Clerk of the Pells and the Ordnance Office, April - May

Extent

1 document

Physical Characteristics / Technical Requirements

17 inches x 27.75 inches (43.2 cm x 70.5 cm)&&&Frame: 20.75 inches x 32.25 inches (52.7 cm x 82 cm)&&&Decorated with portraits of both William III and Mary&&&Seal broken&&&Framed. With a modern translation of the Latin text on the back

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