Some charges levelled against Roger Brierley – Work in progress

‘Certaine erroneous opinions gathered from the mouth of Bryerley and his hearers’ [Work in progress – because in a while I will probably post the list of all FIFTY charges. These are some of …

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SEE THE DROP DOWN MENU FOR A SELECTION Or click on the images below: FINAL DELIBERATIONS OF THE ARCHBISHOP 1623 – A BODY IN THE GARTH THE RETURN OF THE MASTER (1) THE RETURN OF THE MASTER (2)…

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Buying glasses in early seventeenth century York

Evidence for spectacle manufacture on the European mainland goes back to the island of Murano in the Republic of Venice – at least as far back as 1284. The term ‘roidi da ogli’ (standard Ital…

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