By the King, a proclamation for the putting in execution the laws and statutes of this realm, for the preventing the exportation of sheep, : wooll, wooll-fells, woollen-yarn, mortlings, shorlings, wooll-flocks, fullers-earth, and fulling-clay out of this kingdom
"Notwithstanding the law on the subject and the proclamations of Charles II, and Jas. II, ... this trade is carried on with armed companies of men, who convey wool out of the kingdom, beat off customs officers, and rescue goods seized by them. No sheep, wool, wool-fells, ... is to be exported into Scotland or elsewhere, on pain of the severest penalties." -- Steele.
At end of text: Given at our court at Whitehall the sixth day of April 1688. In the fourth year of our reign.
Steele notation: Arms 102a Statutes the Execution.
Reproduction of original in the British Library.
Wing (2nd edition) J356
Steele I, 3863
Early English books tract supplement interim guide 21.h.3
Available electronically as part of Early English books online.
Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1998. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books; Tract supplement C24:1).
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