A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y Z
Abingdon, Stephen de, Sheriff, 251; Mayor,
-, Symon de, Sheriff, 209, 253.
"Abominations," novel application of the
Acon, or Acre, 131.
Addrien, or Adrian, John, 42, 93, 94, 97,
101, 129, 133, 218, 235, 236, 238.
Albaga, King of the Tartars, his league
with Prince Edward, and Letter, 148.
Albemarle, Earl of, 40.
Alderman, Jacob, Sheriff, 2; Mayor, 4;
condemned to lose the Mayoralty, 4.
Aldermanebyri, or Aldermanbury, Symon
de, Sheriff, 2.
Aldermen of London, contemplated rising
against the, 157.
Ale, salt in, 261.
Alegate, or Aldgate, 11, 47, 220.
Alianora, Queen, of Provence. See Eleanor.
Almaine, or Germany, 26; corn imported
Almaine, Richard, King of, 43, 47, 48, 91,
97; taken prisoner, 66; Letter of, to the
Barons, 68; his award, 129; his son
murdered, 139; Letter thereupon, 139.
-, Henry of, 76.
"Amercement," meaning of the term, 11.
Amnesty pronounced in Parliament, 75.
Andwerp, or Antwerp, 273.
"Anelace," meaning of the word, 54.
Angevin, an, burnt to death, 3.
Antioch, Godard de, Sheriff, 2.
"Appealed," meaning of the term, 108.
Arbalesters, sent to King Edward I., by
the City, 238.
Arches, regulations concerning, 180.
Artefeld, Jacob de, of Flanders, 278, 282;
his wife slain, 287.
Artoys, Count of, besieges St. Omer, 277.
Arundel, Earl of, his submission, 225;
Asseles, Atheles, or Athol, Earl of, hanged,
Assize of ale and wine, 43.
-, of bread and ale, effects of nonobservance of, 22.
-, of buildings, the, 179.
"Assizes," meaning of the term, 74.
Atheles, or Athol, Earl of. See Asseles.
"Attached," meaning of the term, 10.
Aubry, Andrew, Mayor, 275.
Audeleye, James de, 40.
Aumesbury, Martin de, Sheriff, 219, 243.
Aunger, Peter, Sheriff, 234.
Awerhinge, or Haveringe, Lucas de, Sheriff,
Ba, or Bath, Henry de, Justiciar, 14, 18,
Bacwelle, Sir John, death of, 249.
Badlesmere, Sir Bartholomew, put to death,
225; his wife sent to the Tower, 254.
"Bailey," meaning of the term, 66.
Bailiffs amerced by the Justiciar, 42.
Baillol, Sir John, and King Edward, war
between, 243; imprisoned in the Tower,
Bakers, City regulations concerning, 43;
lawlessness of the, 150; drawn on a
hurdle, 240, 251
Balaunce, Ralph la, Sheriff, 252.
Bardulf, William, 9.
Barons, the, opposed to King John, enter
London, 4; remove the King's Sheriffs
and appoint others, 52; address of, to the
King, 57; seize the Bishop of Hereford,
57; conciliate the City, 60; their Letter
to the King, 68.
Bartholomew's, Canons of Saint, 18.
Barton, or Garton, Hugh de, Sheriff, 250.
Basilica, a new, for St. Edward, 122.
Basing, Adam de, Mayor of London, 20.
Basinge, Robert de, Sheriff, 218, 238.
-, William de, Sheriff, 213, 249.
Basinges, Hugh de, Sheriff, 4.
-, Salomon de, Sheriff 4; Mayor, 4.
-, Thomas de, 55; Bailiff of the City, 114,
Basques, the, 289.
Basset, Fulk, Bishop of London, 11.
-, Philip, 97.
Bastardy, rights of, 249.
Bat, Gerard, Sheriff and Mayor of London,
6, 7, 8; his interview with the King, 9.
-, Nicholas, Sheriff, 11, 12, 14, 19; Mayor,
21; trial of, 35.
Batencurt, Luke de, Bailiff, 93, 94, 235;
Sheriff, 101, 237.
Bath, Peter, Sheriff, 3.
"Batur," probably meaning, "Fuller," 126.
Baudok, Robert de, (properly "Ralph,")
-, Bishop of London, 215.
Beams and Weights, 37.
Beaucaire, the Brethren of, 139.
Beaumond, Sir Henry de, 213, 260.
Beche, Sir Nicholas de la, surprised, 283.
Bek, Sir Antony de, 238.
Bekke, Canon Adam de, slain, 237.
Bel, Robert le, Sheriff, 2.
Belers, Sir Roger, Justiciar, slain, 260.
Bells, City, forbidden to be rung, 96.
Benetleye, Adam de, Sheriff, 12.
Bereford, Simon de, 270.
-, Sir William de, Justiciar, 246.
Berkeley Castle, Edward II., murdered in,
Berking, Richard de, Sheriff, 289.
Berkingecherche, 82, 240.
Berkle, Sir Thomas de, 267.
Bermundesheie, or Bermondsey, 55; overflowed, 243.
Betevile, Angecelin, or Hauncetin, de,
Sheriff, 219, 240.
Betoygne, Richard de, Mayor, 210, 265, 267.
Bettoyne, William de, Sheriff, 219.
Beverley, the Provost of, elected Bishop
of London, 169.
Bigot, Hugh, Justiciar, 41, 88.
Bishops, three, chosen as Judges in behalf
of the Church, 74.
Blacebrok, Sir John de, 217.
Blaceneye, or Blakeney, Peter de, Sheriff,
212, 214, 249.
Blackomore, the Scots make a descent on,
Black Prince, the, created Prince of
"Blader," meaning "Corndealer," 213.
Blakelowe, Gaveston executed at, 250.
Blanched money, 129.
Blaunk, Cardinal, 214.
Blond, Blound, or Blount, Edward le, Sheriff, 74, 234.
Blount, John le, May or, 217, 218, 222, 246,
-, Ralph le, Sheriff, 216, 219, 237.
-, Walter le, Sheriff, 219, 279, 240.
Blund, Hugh, Sheriff, 10.
-, Norman, Sheriff, 2.
-, Peter, 18.
-, Robert, Sheriff, 2.
-, Roger, Sheriff, 7.
-, William, Sheriff, 4.
Bodele, John de, Sheriff, 236.
Bodeleyhg, William, Sheriff, 252.
Bohun, Humphrey de, Earl of Hereford, 40.
Boklaunde, Philip de, 51.
Bokointe, John, Sheriff, 1.
Bole, Henry le, Sheriff, 219, 242.
Bolet, Edmund, Sheriff, 248.
Bollete, Simon, Sheriff, 222.
Boloyne, or Boulogne, 223.
Bones of the Eleven Thousand Virgins,
a relic, 251.
Boreford, John de, Sheriff, 221, 246.
Bosenho, Peter de, Sheriff; 246.
Bossam, Peter de, Sheriff, 220.
Botetourte, John, Justiciar, 221.
Botiller, James le, Sheriff, 213, 249.
Bouser, Sir Robert, Chancellor, 284.
Bow, Ralph de, Sheriff, 11.
Bowe, Alice Atte, burned, 240.
Box, Hamo, Sheriff, 219.
-, Henry, Sheriff, 243.
-, Martin, Sheriff, 219, 240.
-, Thomas, Sheriff, 218, 239.
Brabant, Duke of, 223; marries a daughter of King Edward I., 242.
Brabason, Sir Roger, Justiciar, 246.
"Brandwodde," or "Brentwood," meaning
of the name, 7.
Brasil wood, 123.
Bream, William, 10, 11.
Bredstrete, 2; great fire in, 234.
Breme, Count de, 223.
Breton, Sir John le, Warden of the City;
241, 242, 243, 244, 247.
Brikelesworthe, William, Sheriff, 271.
Bristoue, or Bristol, 227.
Brond, Hamo, Sheriff, 3.
Broning, Adam, Sheriff, 23.
Brun, Walter, Sheriff, 2.
Bruneswik, or Brunswick, Duke of, 204.
Brus, David le, marries the Princess
-, Robert le, 214; crowned, 222; his
oath at Westminster, 247; made King
by the Scots, 247; his two brothers
hanged, 248; truce between him and
Edward II., 257.
Bufle, Walter le, Sheriff, 6.
Bukerel, Andrew, Sheriff, 5; Mayor, 6.
-, Matthew, Sheriff, 24, 31; sued for
-, Stephen, Sheriff, 6; Marshal of London, 65.
-, Thomas, Sheriff, 4.
Bunge, Reginald de, Sheriff, 8; Mayor, 9.
Burdeaus, or Bordeaux, 117.
Burdeyn, Robert de, Sheriff, 250.
"Burels," meaning of the term, 131.
Burghaisse, (Burghersh,) Sir Bartholomew
de, sent to the Tower, 254.
Bury, Isabel de, slays a clerk, 253; is executed, 254.
Butlership, the Mayor serves the King
in the, 223.
Butlery, service of the citizens in the royal,
Bydouese, the, 289.
Cadsand, the Isle of, 272.
Caerphilly, the Castle of, 284.
Callere, Robert de, Sheriff, 220, 246.
Cambridgeshire laid waste by the Barons,
Campes, Richard de, Sheriff, 220.
Canterbury, Archbishops of, mentioned,
10, 18; the Archbishop of, accuses Edward II., 266.
Capital punishment inflicted in the City, for
breaking the peace, 78.
Capper, John the, imprisoned and fined,
Carnervan, or Caernarvon, 208.
Catelonie, Robert de, Sheriff, 31.
Caunterbury, John de, Sheriff, 219, 241.
Caustone, John de, Sheriff, 210, 259.
-, William de, Sheriff, 252.
Cendale, or Sandale, Robert de, Warden,
Cenilleworth. See Kenilworth.
Cestrefield, or Chesterfield, conflict at, 91.
Chamberlain of the City, his duty, 34, 39.
Chamberleyn, Gervaise, Sheriff, 8.
-, William, Sheriff, 2.
Chardelowe, Sir John, Justiciar, 284.
Charlemagne, the seat on which he was
Charter extorted by the Barons, 41; the
citizens refuse to seal a certain, 254.
Charter of Liberties of the Bishop of
Charters, granted to the City, 21, 22, 41,
107, 227, 252; the citizens stand upon
their, 18, 92; of the Forest, 75.
Chaumps, Richard de, Sheriff, 245,
Chaunceler, Roger, Sheriff, 210, 262, 267.
Chepe, or Market, 7, 266; pillory in, 127;
rejoicings in, 220; the Cross in, 262;
the Conduit in, runs with wine, 137.
Cherringe, or Charing, early mention of,
Chichester, Stephen, Bishop of, suspended,
Chigewelle, Richard de, Sheriff, 219, 240.
Chikewelle, Hamo de, Sheriff, 209, 250;
Mayor, 216, 253, 254, 256, 258, 260,
"Childewite," meaning of the term, 109.
Chirographer of the Jews, 17.
Chirographs, the Chest of, sent to the
Chishull, Master John de, 239.
Church, Holy, robbed by King Edward, I.,
Church, Lawless, a place so called, 263.
Cinque Ports, the, 73; pirates of the, 87;
pardoned by Prince Edward, 87; men
of the, prevent the export of wool, 167;
side with Edward II., 254.
Cipeham, or Chippenham, 115.
Cistercian Monks, the, 162.
Citizens of London, muster in arms at Mile
End, 7; fined one thousand pounds, 11;
keep Watch and Ward, 58; alarmed
by fears of the King's vengeance 81;
throw themselves on his mercy, 82;
houses of sixty, given away by King Henry,
83; sixty, taken as hostages, 84; pray
to be punished according to their
deserts, 84; pardoned by King Henry,
98; are fined 20,000 marks, 85; assessment of, 130; fined 204. See Charters, City, and London.
City of London, greatest part of the, burnt,
3; taken in hand by the King, 11; redelivered to the Mayor, 11; taken in
hand by the King, 15; tapestried, to
greet the wife of Prince Edward, 24;
seized into the King's hands, 34; aggrieved by the Mayor and others,
35, 37; hung and arrayed in honour
of the return of the Earl of Cornwall,
44; arming of persons from fifteen years
and upwards in, 47; resolution against
harbouring Prince Edward or the Earl of
Gloucester in, 47; about to be besieged,
81; houses seized by King Henry, 83;
the populace resist the King's orders,
91; keys of the, taken, 95; and Tower,
a covered way made between, 97; privileges restored to the, 129; seized into
the King's hand, 241; liberties restored
to the, 244. See Charters, and London.
Clare, Richard de, Earl of Gloucester, 33,
40; death of, 53.
Clerc, John le, condemned, 19.
Cleremound, Sir Louys de, 223.
Clerks, regulations concerning, 69, 70, 71.
Clinton, William, Earl of Huntingdon, 272.
Cloths, imported, regulations concerning,
Cobeham, Thomas de, Archbishop of Canterbury, 215.
Coc, "the Dandy," 125.
"Cofferer," meaning of the term, 125.
"Cog," whence "cock-boat," 277.
Cokham, Henry de, Sheriff, 6, 7.
Colas, or, Scolace, Saint, 213.
Cologne, the Archbishop of, 28.
Combemartin, Henry, Sheriff, 269.
-, William, Sheriff and Mayor, 218, 221,
Comet seen, 234.
"Commons" of the City, 59, 85, 95, 155.
Composition with the Barons, read at Westminster Hall, 45.
Compurgators, or jurors, 19.
Comyn, Sir John le, slain by Brus, 247.
-, John, the younger, sent to the Tower,
Conduit, Geoffrey de, Sheriff, 222.
-, Reginald de, Mayor and Sheriff, 253,
Conference, between Henry III. and the
King of France, at Boulogne, 61; at
Dover, between the royal party and the
Conow, Peter, of Flanders, his victory, 245
Conradin, King of Sicily, 137.
Constantin, Richard, Sheriff, 254.
Corenhell, or Cornhill, Henry de, one of the
first two Sheriffs of London, 1.
-, Robert de, Sheriff, 42, 114, 236.
-, Stephen de, Sheriff, 219, 241.
Cornhulle, or Cornhill, the Soke of, 210.
Cornwaleis, Walter de, Sheriff 238.
Cornwall, Richard, Earl of, 13, 28.
Coronation of Richard I., persecution of the
Jews at, 1.
-, of Edward I., preparations for, 178.
Corp, Simon de, Sheriff, 214, 249.
Costentin, Richard, Sheriff, 209, 216.
Cosyn, William, Sheriff, 222, 247.
Cotiller, Salamon le, Sheriff, 219, 242.
Coton, John, Sheriff, 210, 260.
Coventre, Jordan de, Sheriff, 7.
-, Henry de, Sheriff, 44, 231, 237.
Crafts, extortionate proceedings of the
Crane, Nicholas, Sheriff, 272.
Crepelgate, or Cripplegate, 54.
Cressingham, Sir Hugh de, slain, 244.
Cromwelle, Sir John de, 224, 250, 251.
Cros, Thomas, Sheriff, 219. 241.
Cross, Crusaders, marked with the, 1.
Crown, Pleas of the, at the Tower of
Croxton Abbey burnt, 261.
Crusaders, the, diverted from Palestine, 138.
Culeworth, Sir Richard de, High Bailiff, 96.
Cusin, Peter, Sheriff, 166; convicted of
having taken a bribe, 167; deposed in
consequence, 167; enquiry by the Justiciars, 168.
Dadintone, or Deddington, 213.
Dallingge, John, Sheriff, 252.
Damiete, or Damietta, capture of, 17.
Darcy, Henry, Sheriff, 269.
-, Sir John, 285.
D'Armenters, John, Sheriff, 220, 245
D'Arras, Robert, Sheriff, 218, 238.
D'Audelee, Sir Hugh, 288.
Davy, brother of Leulyn, beheaded, 240.
Dearth, great, of corn, 209.
D'Eli, Roger, Sheriff, 210.
Denmars, Bartholomew, Sheriff, 286.
Depredators, clerical and lay, regulations
respecting, 69, 70, 71.
Desert, Roger de, Sheriff, 2.
D'Espaygne, Bernard, beheaded, 266.
Despenser, Sir Hugh le, Justiciar, 48;
the Tower delivered to, 58; slain, 80.
-, Sir Hugh le, the Elder, quarrels with
the Barons, 254; is banished, 254;
executed, 227, 265.
-, Sir Hugh le, the Younger, 254; executed, 266.
"Disherisoned," the, rules as to their property, 93; ordinances concerning the, 93;
fortify the Isle of Ely, 94; truce granted
Douglas, James, his plot to capture Edward III., 268.
Dover, 4, 21; plundered and partly burnt
by the Normans, 242.
Dower, judgment regarding, 13.
D'Oxenford, John, Sheriff and Mayor,
Drawbridge toll remitted as to London
Drawbridge Gate, the, 42.
Drowning, men executed by, 97.
Druerye, Neel, Sheriff, 223, 248.
Duc, Peter le, Sheriff, 3
-, Roger le, Sheriff and Mayor, 1,
Duket, Nicholas, Sheriff, 1, 2.
Dunbarre, the Battle of, 243.
Dunheued, Friar Thomas, a partizan of Edward, II., 267.
Dunstan, Godfrey de Saint, the citizens appeal against, 111.
Dunstaple, John de, Sheriff, 219, 243.
Durdreych, or Dortrecht, 29.
Durham, Thomas de, Sheriff 9, 12.
-, William de, Sheriff, 20, 106, 112;
Warden, 176, 236.
Earthquakes at London, 13, 216, 219, 244.
Eclipse of the sun, while Roger Bishop of
London is being buried, 9.
Eddeworthe, Sir Stephen de, Warden, 111.
Edelmeton, Henry de, Sheriff, 6.
Edmund, son of Richard, King of Almaine,
his marriage, 159.
-, Sir, King Henry's son, marriage of,
Edward I., returns with his Queen from
Palestine, 164, 237; their Coronation, 178,
237; reconciles three kings, 241; his
two daughters married, 242; marries
Princess Margaret of France, 219, 220;
his death and burial, 223, 248; See
Edward, Prince (son of Henry III.).
Edward II., Coronation of, 249; his disgraceful flight from Scotland, 256
disagreement with the King of France,
259; his proclamation against Queen
Isabella, 260; false report of his being
reconciled with the Queen, 265; his imprisonment and death, 227, 267. See Edward, Prince, of Caernarvon.
Edward III., reign of, 267—291.
Edward, Prince (son of Henry III.), fealty
sworn to, 20; goes to Gascoigne, to marry
the King of Spain's sister, 22; his titles,
23; returns to London, 25; maltreats
the Welsh, 31; at strife with the Earl
of Gloucester, 47; done fealty to, by the
Mayor and citizens, 56; given as a hostage, 67; his defiant Letter to the Barons,
69; restored to the King, 76; his promises, 76; defeats Adam Gurdan at
Aulton, 91; reconciled to the Earl of
Gloucester, 100; assumes the Cross, 112;
and King of France, convention between,
116—119; and Earl of Gloucester, award
concerning, 128; departs on the Crusade,
130, 236; his agreement with the other
Crusading princes, 137. See Edward I.
Edward, Prince, of Caernarvon, born, 240;
created Prince of Wales, 245; knighted,
222, 247. See Edward II.
Edward, de Wyndesore (afterwards Edward III.), born, 214, 250. See Edward
Egeblaunch, Peter de, Bishop of Hereford,
Eleanor, of Provence, Queen, crowned, 7;
death of, 242; a Queen of that name
reviled for the murder of Fair Rosamond,
English, the, in France, arrested, 261.
Eppegrave, Sir Thomas de, Warden, 106.
Esclus, or Sluys, 283; the Battle of, 276.
Esshwy, Stephen, obtains the City seal,
Essoiners, or Attorneys, 75.
Essoins remitted, 10.
Eswy, Ralph, Mayor, 9, 10.
-, William, Sheriff, 22, 25.
Euerwick, or York, the Exchequer removed
from, 246, 258; King Edward III. marries
Philippa at, 268.
Evesham, the Battle of, 80, 235.
Ewelle, Richard de, Sheriff, 25.
Exchequer, the, transferred to St. Paul's, 89
removed from York, 246, 258.
Excommunication, pronounced by the Archbishops and Bishops, against violators
of the Charters of Henry III., 20; formula
of, 20; pronounced, 45, 76, 128.
Exestre, or Exeter, Walter, Bishop of,
Eyvile, John de, 91, 95, 100.
Falkirk, the Battle of, 245.
Famines, in England, 40, 209, 252.
Farendone, Nicholas de, Sheriff and Mayor,
210, 213, 216, 218, 249, 250, 253, 257,
-, William de, Sheriff, 218.
Fauconberge, Eustace de, High Treasurer,
Fayleham, or Folsham, Beneyt de, Sheriff,
Fealty, oath of, to Prince Edward and the
Queen, 20; required of the citizens, 133.
Ferers, Sir William de, 97.
"Ferm," or rent, meaning of the term, 21;
for the liberty of St. Paul's Church, 21.
Ferreres, Sir Thomas, captured, 284.
Ferrers, Earls of, 91, 224.
Ferrun, or Ironmonger, Alexander le, 17,
Fevre, Humphrey le, Sheriff, 19.
-, Ralph le, Sheriff, 218, 238.
Fingrie, Henry de, Sheriff, 220, 245.
Fishmongers, of London, their pageant,
Fitz-Alan, Peter, Mayor, 13, 14.
-, Roger, Sheriff and Mayor, 1, 3.
Fitz-Aliz, Martin, Sheriff, 3.
-, William, Sheriff, 2.
Fitz-Athelhulf, Constantine, Sheriff, 2;
hanged for treason, 5.
Fitz-Athulf, Arnulf, Sheriff, 2.
-, William, Sheriff, 2.
Fitz-Auger, Peter, Sheriff, 74.
Fitz-Barthelmeu, Richard, Sheriff, 2.
Fitz-Duraunt, Robert, Sheriff, 2.
Fitz-Eylwin, Henry, first Mayor of London,
1; death of, 3.
Fitz-Joce, Nicholas, Sheriff, 15; sued for
grievances, 35, 46.
Fitz-John, John, Sheriff, 238.
-, Robert, Sheriff, 6, 10.
Fitz-Mary, Symon, Sheriff 7; wastes the
property of the Sheriffwick, 7; refusal to
admit him to the Shrievalty, 8; surrenders his Aldermanry, 11; Sheriff, 13; his
Aldermanry restored to him, 16; again
taken from him, 16.
Fitz-Otes, Sir Hugh, Constable of the
Tower, 84, 113; Warden of London,
Fitz-Peter, Geoffrey, Justiciar, death of, 4.
-, Joce, Sheriff, 3.
Fitz-Reyner, Richard, one of the first two
Sheriffs of London, 1.
Fitz-Richard, William, Mayor and Sheriff,
39, 45, 48, 90, 231, 235.
-, le Prestre (the Priest), Sheriff of
Fitz-Roger, Roger, Mayor, 17.
Fitz-Thedmar, Arnald, 37, 39, 40, 46;
marked for proscription, 120; history of
his family, 201–208; his unjust assessment, 204–5; Letters concerning, 206;
oppressed by Henry le Waleys, 207; settlement of the matter, 208. See the
Introduction, pp. viii—x.
Fitz-Thomas, Thomas, Mayor, 31, 53, 62,
74, 231; his wicked designs, 119.
Fitz-Neal, Thomas, Sheriff, 3.
Fitz-Walter, Richard, Sheriff, 6.
Fitz-William, Martin, Sheriff, 5, 6.
Fitz-Yzabel, William, Sheriff, 2.
Flanders, clipped coins brought from, 220.
the Countess of, her injustice to
English merchants, 132; retaliation
upon, 132; her haughty proposal, 149;
her envoys summarily dismissed, 150.
"Flauner," a, meaning of the word, 125.
Flemings, expelled from London, 143; inquisition as to the property of, 147;
arrested, 148. See Flanders.
Flux, great, from eating fruit, 214.
Flete Bridge, injured by a storm, 252.
Folkmote, convened at St. Paul's Cross, 37,
40, 45, 49, 213.
-, summoned, 33.
Folsham. See Fayleham.
Ford, Thomas de, Sheriff, 61, 234.
Forsham, Roger de, Sheriff, 275.
Fouke, James, Sheriff, 249.
Foukirke, or Falkirk, the Battle of, 245.
Foulam, or Fulham, Adam de, Sheriff,
Fourneys, William, Sheriff, 209.
"Frail," meaning of the term, 32.
France, Louis IX. King of, captured by the
Saracens, 19; arbitrates between Henry
and the Barons, 63, 64.
Franchises, certain, are recovered, 17; the
citizens refuse to recede from their, 18;
withdrawn, 106; restored, 268.
Fraser. See Frisel.
Fraunceis, Simon, Mayor and Sheriff, 269;
French traders, enactments as to, 146, 261.
Fretheric, or Frederic, Emperor of the Romans, death of, 19.
Friars Preachers, the, 264.
Frisel, or Fraser, Simon, executed, 222,
Frome, John de, 23.
Frowick, Henry de, Sheriff, 237; Warden
of London, 157, 160.
Frowyk, Laurence de, Sheriff, 13, 19.
Fuleham, or Fulham, 60.
Fulham. See Foulam.
Furneaux, William de, Sheriff, 252.
Garlaund, John, Sheriff, 3.
Gascoigne, or Gascony, 9, 20.
Gatesdene, John de, 18.
Gavastone, or Gaverstone, Sir Piers de, recalled from banishment, 213, 249; his
nicknames for the nobles, 249, 250; his
execution, 213, 250.
Gernemue, or Yarmouth, 28, 29, 44, 83.
Gerneseye, the Castle of, 275.
Ghennok, or Glamorgan, 31.
Ghent, or Gaunt, 274, 281.
Giseburne, Adam de, Sheriff, 10.
Gisors, Henry, Sheriff, 270.
Gizors, John de, Sheriff, 8, 12; Mayor, 13,
23, 42, 213, 249, 250, 252, 253.
Glasgow, the Bishop of, 248.
Gloucester, Earl of, 77, 97, 98, 225; takes
possession of the City, 95; takes the
Cross, 112; his oath, 160; marries
King Edward's daughter, 242; dies,
Gloucester, Cross of the Earl of, in Chepe,
-, Richard de, Sheriff, 219, 243.
Godchep, Hamo, Sheriff, 252.
-, Jordan, Sheriff, 219, 240.
Godestowe, the religious house of, 234.
Golden pennies issued, 31, 32; considered detrimental by the citizens, 32.
Goldsmiths and tailors of London, at strife,
104; certain of the rioters hanged, 105.
Grantebrigge, or Cambridge, John de,
Grantham, John de, Sheriff, 210, 256;
Grapefige, William, Sheriff, 31.
Graveshende, Richard de, Bishop of
Great Law, waging the, 19.
Grenewyz, or Greenwich, 136, 224.
Grey Friars, Church of the, injured by
Grievances, enquiry into, committed by
ministers of Edward III., 286, 287.
Grocers' pound of wax or fruit, 216.
Gros, Stephen le, Sheriff, 3.
Griffyn of Wales, escape of, from the
Gueldres, or Gerle, Count of, 273.
Guildhall, the, 11, 13, 27, 34, 43.
Hackenheie, or Hackney, 79.
Hadestok, Simon de, Sheriff, 81.
-, William de, Alderman, 114.
Hainault. See Henaud.
Hainaulters, English hated by the, 268.
Hakeneye, Richard de, Sheriff, 209, 216.
Hale, Edmund de la, Sheriff, 3.
Hallingbury, Adam de, Sheriff, 219, 243.
Hamond, John, Sheriff, 271.
Hardel, Ralph, Sheriff, 17; Mayor, 22,
-, Robert, Sheriff, 7.
-, William, Sheriff, 3; Mayor, 4.
Harwich, or Herwiz, 262, 275.
Haselbech, William de, 204.
Haunsard, William, Sheriff, 271; good service of his ship, 277.
Hauteyn, John, Sheriff, 269.
-, Nicholas, Sheriff, 223.
-, Walter, Sheriff, 219, 241.
Haverille, William de, 15, 18; Sheriff, 1.
-, Thomas de, Sheriff, 3.
Haveringe, Lucas de, Sheriff, 220, 245.
Heliland, John, Sheriff, 3.
-, Ralph, Sheriff, 3, 4.
Henaud, or Hainault, Count of, 273.
-, Countess of, King Philip's envoy, 280.
-, John de, 227.
Henry, King, III., crowned, 4; asks leave
of the citizens, at St. Paul's Cross, to
pass over to Gascoigne, 9; crosses over,
9; returns home, 10; his sister married
to the Earl of Warenne, 13; assumes the
Cross, 17; his anger against the citizens,
34; his oath assenting to the Ordinances,
40; his promises at St. Paul's Cross, 45;
his seal changed, 46; return to London,
47; temporary reconciliation with the
Barons, 52; without the assent of the
Barons, appoints Basset Chief Justiciar,
52; absolved by the Pope from his oath
in Parliament, 53; writ concerning the
same, 53; crosses over to France, 53;
returns to England, 54; crosses over to
France, 61; captured at the Battle of
Lewes, 66; his Letter to the Barons, 67;
his Letters quashed, 77; cancels all
Charters granted after the Battle of
Lewes, 81; pardons the citizens, 85;
permits the election of Bailiffs, 90; his
letter of forgiveness to the citizens, 98,
99, 100; grants liberties to the citizens,
106; withdraws certain franchises, 106;
letters to the City, 133, 134; his proclamation against the Countess of Flanders, 140; Letter concerning the Countess's envoys, 143; Letter concerning the
Jews, 199, 200; his death, 158, 236.
Henry, Prince, of Almaine, a hostage, 67;
his marriage, 114; his death, 138—40.
Hercleye, Sir Andrew de, created Earl of
Carlisle, 257; hanged, 257.
Hereford, Adam Orleton, Bishop of, 258.
-, See Egeblaunch.
-, Humphrey de Bohun, Earl of, 40,
216, 225, 252.
-, William de, Sheriff, 219, 241.
-, the Sheriff of, hanged, 255.
Herevy, Walter, Sheriff, 106, 112; chosen
Mayor by the populace, 153; warned
by the King's Council, 153, 155; his
factious proceedings, 154; proceeds to
Westminster with a large following, 156;
his declaration of disinterestedness, 156;
elected Mayor, 159, 236, 267; his injustice, 205, 208.
Herlisun, John, Sheriff, 1; fails in
"making his law," 6; granted life and
Hermine, Sir William, Bishop of Norwich,
declared a traitor, 261.
Hinggestone, John de, Sheriff, 271.
Hobelers, or light horsemen, 287.
Hockeday, or Hocktide, 10.
Holand, or Holland, in Lincolnshire, 89.
Holborne Bridge, injured by a storm, 252.
Homicide, foreigners attached in the City
Horewod, Thomas, Sheriff, 270.
Horn, John, Sheriff, 153, 159, 218, 237.
Hospital of Jerusalem, at Clerkenwell, 47,
Hospitallers, the, 6.
Hoyland, or Holland, 29.
Husbonde, John, Sheriff, 271.
"Ibote atte Knolle" aids Griffyn of Wales,
Innocent IV, Pope, 19.
Inquisition, throughout twelve Wards, 33,
35; throughout England, 101, 103.
Interdict, laid on England, 3; laid on the
City, 97; laid on the City, through the
Archbishop of York, 113.
Ireland, Barons exiled to, 75.
Isabel, Princess, of France, married to Edward II., 223; as Queen, deprived of her
title, 261; her letters to the citizens,
262, 265; her conduct, 266, 269, 270.
Isabella, King Henry's sister, wife of the
Emperor Frederic, 19.
Istleworthe, or Isleworth, ravaged with fire,
"Iter," meaning of the term, 209.
Jacob Alderman, Sheriff, 2.
Jacobins, Dominicans, or Friars-Preachers,
Jay, Brian, slain by Wallace, 245.
Jewry, of Winchester, destroyed, 78; of
London, burnt, 234.
Jews, to plead before the citizens in
certain cases, 17; a moiety of their moveables exacted by the King, 21; a
Christian child slain by, 25; their
punishment, 25; persecution of, 54;
slaughtered in London, 66; enquiry as to
flesh sold by, and the buyers and sellers
thereof, 177; concerning advowsons of
churches, etc., held by, 194; concerning
their wardships of Christians, 194, 195,
196; five hundred killed for extortion, 234; drawn and hanged for clipping
coin, 239; all in England imprisoned,
241; banished from England, 242.
Jige, William, Justiciar, 221.
John, King, crowned, 2; death of, 4.
John, Prince, son of Edward I., birth of,
92; his death, 146.
Joynier, William, Sheriff, 5; Mayor, 8.
Jukel Alderman, Sheriff, 2.
Julers, or Juliers, Count of, 273.
Justiciar, a, over England, elected by the
Barons, 41; complaints against him, 43.
Justiciars and citizens, altercation between,
33, 34; Roll of, 51; Itinerant appointed,
105; Itinerant, 243, 253.
Juvene, Constantine le, Sheriff, 3.
-, Joce le, Sheriff, 5.
-, Peter le, Sheriff, 3.
Kaye, John de, Sheriff, 2.
Keels, or merchant vessels, 77.
Kendale, Sir Robert de, Warden, 253.
Kenilworth, 79, 81, 92, 94, 234, 235, 239, 266.
Keningtone, or Kennington, 8, 10.
Kermes, or grains, 123.
Keslingbury, Richard de, Sheriff, 290
Kidels (nets of a peculiar nature), sailors
seized with, in the Thames, brought to
London, amerced, and nets burnt, 8.
Killesby, Sir William de, 284, 288.
Kilwardby, Robert de, Archbishop of Canterbury, 160, 162, 239.
Kniwtebrigge, or Knightsbridge, 34.
Korenhelle, or Cornhill. See Corenhell.
Koudres, John de, Sheriff, 8, 12, 13.
Lacer, Richard, Sheriff, 270.
Lacy, Henry de, Earl of Lincoln, burial of,
Lamb, monstrous, yeaned, 136.
Lambert de Legis, John Herlisun charged
with his death, 6.
Lambhethe, or Lambeth, 169.
Lambin, John, Sheriff, 215, 250.
Lancaster, Henry, Earl of, guardian of
Edward III., 265, 269.
-, Thomas, Earl of, 213, 224, 225, 255.
"Lastage," meaning of the term, 108.
Laumbert, Thomas, Sheriff of London, 5.
Lawless Church, the, 263.
"Law-merchant," meaning of the term, 107.
Ledes, Castle of, 254.
Legate, the Pope's, turns the cloisters of
an Abbey into a stable, 96.
Leggleys, Walter, Sheriff, 218, 219.
Leiburne, Sir Roger de, his message, 82, 83.
Leicester. See Montfort.
Leuwelin, Prince of Wales, 31, 78, 101,
Lewes, Battle of. See Liawes.
Leyre, William de, Sheriff, 219, 242.
Liawes, or Lewes, the Barons defeat
Henry III. at, 66, 75, 234; results
of the battle, 67.
Lincoln, called "Nicole," 245.
Lincoln, John de, Sheriff, 222, 247.
Linde, John de la, 84, 235.
Linge-draper, or linendraper, 125.
Linton, Robert de, Sheriff, 22, 96.
Liseny, Sir Geoffrey de, 40.
-, Sir Guy de, 40.
Lodekin, or Lucekyn, Adam, Sheriff, 215,
Londenestane, or London Stone, 1.
London, custom of, for homicide, 36;
under Interdict, 88.
London, Eustace, Bishop of, charter to,
210, 211, 212.
-, Henry, Bishop of, suspended, 88. See
Newport, and Roger.
London Bridge, held by the Queen, 146;
resigned by the Queen, 147; again resumed, 147; broken by a great frost,
Louis, Prince, of France, lands in England,
and besieges the castle of Dover, 4;
departs from England, 4.
-, Monsire, of France, 214.
Love and reconciliation day appointed, 17.
Loveday, Sir Roger, 238.
Lovekyn, John, Sheriff, 290.
Lovetot, Sir John, 238.
Lucas, Adam, Sheriff, 281.
Lucekyn. See Lodekin.
Lundy, Isle of, 9.
Lynn, 51, 83.
Mad Parliament, the, 40.
"Making his law," meaning of the term,
Manewourhe, Simon de, Sheriff, 213.
Manny, Sir Walter de, 277.
Marberer, Hughe, Sheriff, 272.
Marche, the Count de la, 9.
Margaret, daughter of King Henry, married to the King of Scotland, 20.
Margaret, Queen, wife of Edward I., 214,
Marisco, William de, drawn and hanged, 9.
Marshal of the King's houshold, his right
as to lodging, 108.
Marshal, Roger, Bailiff, 96.
Maserner, William le, Sheriff, 218, 240.
"Maudeleyne," meaning of the term, 213.
Maule, Sir Simon de, 213.
Maunsel, John, 34, 40, 73.
Mautravers, Sir John, keeper of Edward
"Mayhem," or "Maiming," what, 105.
Mayors of London, 193, 194.
Measures, for liquids, regulations concerning, 75.
Meldeburne, Robert de, Sheriff, 166, 168,
Mentz, Archbishop of, 29, 30.
Mercer, Richer le, Sheriff, 219.
-, Serlo le, Sheriff, 3; Mayor, 34.
Merchandize, weights for, 123.
Merchants, foreign, forced to use the legal
beam and tron, 123; imprisoned and
Mereworthe, Simon de, Sheriff, 249.
Merleberge, or Marlborough, homage to
King John at, 3.
Merton, Walter de, Chancellor, 159.
Middletone, Gilbert de, hanged, 209.
Mile Ende, 7.
Milkstrete, great fire in, 234.
Minur, John le, 46.
Miracles wrought in St. Paul's Church, 257.
"Miskenning," meaning of the term, 109.
Mokkinge, John de, Sheriff, 271.
Money, old, exchanged for new, 239.
Montfort, Guido de, aids in the murder of
Prince Henry, the King's nephew, 140.
Montfort, Peter de, 40, 46, 74; slain, 80.
Montfort, Simon de, Earl of Leicester,
40; his dissensions with the King, 62;
sanctions piracy, 78; slain, 80; ill-treatment of his remains, 80; cruelty of his
supporters, 119; persons proscribed by
them, 120; his supporters banished the
City, their names, 124, 125, 126, 127.
Montfort, Simon de, the Younger, 65;
plunders Winchester, 78; surprised at
Kenilworth, 79; meets the King at
Winchester, 80; retires to Kenilworth,
81; throws himself on the King's mercy,
87; joins the pirates of the Cinque
Ports, 87; crosses the seas, 87; murders
Prince Henry, the King's nephew, 140.
Mordone, Gilbert de, Sheriff, 210, 260.
-, Walter de, Sheriff, 271.
More, Ralph de la, Sheriff, 219, 239.
Mortality, great, 209, 214.
Mortimer, Roger de, 40; war levied upon,
by the Barons, 64; remains of De Montfort sent to his wife, 80.
Mortimer, Roger, the Younger, accompanies
Queen Isabel, 227; escapes from the
Tower, 258; his insolence, 269; the first
person hanged at Tyburn, 270.
Mortimers, the, sentenced to be hanged,
256; sentence commuted, 258.
Munchanesey, William de, his attempt to
prove the will of his deceased wife, 26.
Munchensy, William de, 79.
Munferat, Marquis of, assassinated, 162.
Munpelers, or Montpelier, Robert de,
Sheriff, 54, 231.
"Murage," meaning of the term, 239.
Musteroil, or Montreuil, 176.
Mynur, John le, Sheriff, 24.
"Naam," what, 109.
Navarre, King of, with the army of the
Nele, Walter, Sheriff, 272.
Nets burnt at Westchep, 8, 22, 121, 166;
for fishing the Thames, seized for having
their meshes smaller than the prescribed
size, 120; seized by the Constable of
the Tower, beyond the liberties of the
Nevelun, Andrew, Sheriff, 4, 188.
-, Peter, Sheriff, 1, 187.
Nevile, Hugh de, captured at Kenilworth,
-, Peter de, sent by the King to Cherringe, to obtain the delivery of the
four citizens of London, brought
thither by the Mayor and Bailiffs
of Northampton, 50.
-, Robert de, Inquisitor as to disorders
in the Midland Counties, 103.
Newcastle, preparations at, to invade Scotland, 268.
Newebigging, Thomas de, arrests many
Newgate, sailors imprisoned in, 8; those
imprisoned there for political offences
set free, 96; several of the banished
citizens, for returning to the City, imprisoned in, 168; prisoners escape from,
New Hall at Westminster burnt, 231.
Newmarket, Adam de, captured at Kenilworth, 79.
New money, exchange of, at the Tower,
Newport, Richard de, elected Bishop of
New Temple, meeting of Bishops and
Barons there, to confer upon the state
of the realm, 159.
New Work of St. Paul's commenced, 44.
Nicole. See Lincoln.
No Man's Land, where, 266.
Norfolk, disturbances there by the disherisoned, 89, 94.
Norman, John, Sheriff, 7, 189; Mayor, 19,
Normans land at, and plunder Dover, 242.
Northall, John de, Sheriff, 271.
Northampton, affray at the Fair of, between the Londoners and inhabitants,
49; Bailiffs of, refuse to deliver up to
the Mayor of London, upon the King's
precept, four citizens, accused of the
death of a man at the Fair, 49; citizens
of, claim their privilege of not pleading
without the walls of their own borough,
50; taken by the King, 65; Parliament
held there, 189.
Northampton, John de, Sheriff, 21, 189,
Northborough, Roger de, Bishop of Chester,
removed as Treasurer to the King,
Northumberland plundered by the Scots,
Norton, Robert de, Sheriff of Suffolk and
Norwich, plundered by the disherisoned,
94; Cathedral burnt, 150; thirty-two
citizens of, hanged, drawn, and burnt, for
being concerned in the burning of the
Nottingham, Council held by Edward III.
Oath, the citizens refuse to take an, in the
arbitration of the question of tallage, 34;
certain, prescribed on the graves of the
Onions, dearness of, 252.
Ottoboni, Cardinal and Deacon of St.
Adrian, and Legate of Rome, summons
the refractory Bishops to London, 88;
holds a General Council at Saint Paul's,
Oxenford, John de, Sheriff, 220, 258.
Oxford, non-observance of the Statutes by
the Parliament of, produces disturbances
throughout the kingdom, 41; the Charter
drawn up by the Parliament of, ratified
by the King, 41; assented to by the
Mayor and citizens of London, 41; the
Earl of, captured at Kenilworth, and
taken to Gloucester, 79.
Oystergate, John de, expelled from the City,
-, Stephen de, Sheriff, 24.
Page, Thomas, hanged, 255.
Palermo, Prince Edward at, 137.
Palmere, Roger, Sheriff, 213, 249.
Paris, Edward I. arrives at, and does
homage to the King of France, 165.
Paris, Richard de, Sheriff, 191, 236.
-, Roger de, Sheriff, 222, 247.
-, Simon de, Sheriff, 221, 246.
Parliament, Mad, of Oxford, ordains that
grievances be abolished, 40; at Oxford,
between the King and his Barons, 65;
held by the Bishops and Barons for the
reformation of the condition of the realm,
69; in London, 75; at Winchester, 81;
at Windsor, where a reconciliation is effected between the Prince of Wales and
the Earl of Gloucester, 100; held at the
Blackfriars, in London, 224; at Lincoln,
Parmenters, take part in the disputes between the tailors and goldsmiths, 104;
Passelee, Edmund, Justiciar Itinerant, 253.
Patriarch of Jerusalem sends some of the
blood of Jesus to King Henry, 14.
Paul's Cross. See Saint Paul's Cross.
Paulina, wife of William de Munchanesey,
her will revoked, as being made by a
femme coverte, 26.
Peace between the King and the Barons
declared in London, 67.
Peinfurer, Fulk, Sheriff of Kent, 106.
Pekham, John de, elected Archbishop of
Canterbury by the Pope, 215, 239.
Pembroke, Richard Marshal, Earl of, ejects
Hubert de Burgh from sanctuary, 7;
Aymer de Valence, Earl of, lays siege
to Scarborough Castle, 213; attends
the King to St. Paul's Cross, 213; flies
to Dunbar after the Battle of Sterling,
Penalties, attached to contravention of the
Charter granted by the King to the
citizens, 108; for vending goods in
Pennies, clipped, to be perforated, 14;
golden, new coinage of, of the value of
twenty sterlings, issued, 32; the circulation of, remonstrated against by the
Mayor and citizens, 32.
Penny, one to be paid upon each pound
enrolled in the Exchequer, 110.
Pepperer, Andrew le, makes the Great Law,
proving his innocence, 19.
Percy, Sir Henry, pursues Wallace, 244.
-, Sir Nichol, flies the country, 256.
Perth taken by Edward I., 248.
Pervinke, Sir Robert, made Treasurer of
Edward III., 284.
"Pesage," what, 123.
Pestilence, a great, 252.
Pesur, Joce le, Sheriff, 4, 188.
Peter de Savoy. See Savoy.
Pevencestre, Sir Stephen de, Justiciar,
investigates the clipping of coin, 239.
Philip III., King of France, 131, 142;
Letter of, to Richard, King of the Romans, on the murder of his son, 139.
Philip de Valois, cowardice of, 273; prepares a large navy, 275; sends the
Countess of Hainault to Edward III.,
to treat of peace, 280.
Philippa, daughter of the Count of Hainault,
espouses Edward III., 268; crowned at
Westminster, 270; sojourns at Ghent,
Pikard, Richard, Sheriff, 21, 189, 231.
Pike, Nicolas, Sheriff, 271.
Pilgrimage to the Holy Land discussed at
Boulogne between Henry III. and the
King of France, 61.
Pillards, thirteen taken at Dundee, 244.
Pillory in Chepe broken, and bakers, in consequence, escape punishment, 127; a new,
Pinnot, Robert, hanged, 240.
Piracy of men of the Cinque Ports, by
sanction of the Earl of Leicester, 77.
Piwelesdon, Richard, expelled the City, 126.
-, Roger de, expelled the City, 126.
-, Thomas de, appointed Constable by
the Londoners, 65; taken prisoner at
Windsor, in contravention of the
safe-conduct, 83; confusion in the
City in his time, 103; cruelties of,
119; expelled the City, 125; excites the populace, 155; attended by
a multitude to Westminster, 156;
sent to the King, at Windsor, 235.
Pleaders, not required by citizens in their
plaints, except in pleas of the Crown,
pleas of land, or of distresses, 45;
mulcted or suspended for consenting to
take part of the tenement pleaded for,
in payment, 45.
Pleas in Bank, formerly held at Westminster, transferred to the Hall of the
Bishop of London, at Saint Paul's, 89.
Pleas of the Crown, held at the Tower, 6,
10, 19; held at Guildhall, resisted by the
citizens as contravening their rights, 43;
of debt, to be held before the Sheriffs
only, 44; of intrusion, and pleas on
plaint made, only, held in the year 1263,
Plenty, a year of, 100.
Plumer, Hanekin le, expelled the City, 126;
meaning of the word, 126.
Poitiers, Bishop of, comes to London, 214.
Poitou, Henry III. quits his claim on, to the
King of France, 46.
Pole, Nicholas Fitz-Adele de la, appointed
Inquisitor as to the property of Flemings, 143.
-, Sir William de la, ordered to appear
before Edward III., 283; sent to
the Castle of Devizes, 284.
Pollards, prohibited, 220, 245.
Polteney, John de, Mayor, 270, 271;
ordered to appear before Edward III.,
283; sent to Somertone Castle, 284.
Ponthieu, Count of, envoy to the King of
-, Countess of, has charge of a daughter
of King Edward I., 176.
Porchester, Sir Roger Mortimer flies to,
Ports of England conquer a fleet of Spain,
Portsmouth burnt by the ships of the King
of France, 275.
Portsoken, the liberty of the City without
the walls, near Aldgate, 107; privileges
at, granted to the citizens by Charter,
107; exempted from forcible occupation, or livery of the King's Marshal,
Posts to which chains in the streets were
attached, ordered to be rooted up and
taken to the Tower, 82.
Poter, Philip le, appointed with two others
to hear complaints during the absence of
the Mayor in Gascoigne, 176.
-, Walter le, Sheriff, 114, 129, 153, 155,
157, 159, 191, 236, 237.
Pountfreit, William, Sheriff, 272.
Pourte, Hugh, Sheriff, 221, 246.
Poyntel, John, Mayor, 209; Sheriff, 252.
Prebends bestowed by the King, recalled,
Preston, Gilbert de, Justiciar, determines
the suit between the Abbot of Westminster and the citizens of London,
-, John de, Sheriff, 253; Mayor, 271.
Prior of Canterbury rejected by the Pope
for Archbishop, as being too illiterate,
Prior of Norwich Cathedral, proved to have
set fire to it, 153; accused of having purposed burning the whole city, 153;
purged by the Bishop, 153.
Priour, John, Sheriff, 209, 252.
Prisage of corn not taken before the vessel
reaches the wharf, 55; restricted to the
Prisage of wine, 42, 108.
Probate, of all testaments ordered, 44; of
Wills at the Hustings in the City, confirmed by Charter, 111.
Prodhomme, William, Sheriff, 209, 253.
Property, tax upon, 257.
Provence, Eleanor of. See Eleanor.
Provisions of Oxford ordered to be observed, after the Battle of Lewes, 67.
Purprestures, attempted to be removed by
the populace, 59.
Pycot, Nicholas, Sheriff, 248.
Queen Hythe taken by the citizens of London, at a rent, of Richard, Earl of Cornwall, 13.
Quercy, houses of the people of, resident
in London, broken into by night and
plundered, 59; money of the people
of, deposited in the Abbeys and Priories
about London, plundered, 66.
Rains, heavy, lasting from Pentecost to
"Receipt," the meaning of, 166.
Reconciliation between the King and the
Earl of Gloucester, terms of the, 98.
Redingge, Simon de, hanged, 266.
Refham, Richer de, Mayor, 214, 249;
Sheriff, 214, 244.
Reinald, Walter, Bishop of Worcester,
confirmed as Archbishop of Canterbury
by the Pope, 215; enthroned, 250;
preaches at Guildhall, 267.
Reinger, Richard, Mayor and Sheriff, 5, 8,
Relic of the Eleven Thousand Virgins found
in the belfry of St. Paul's, 251.
Rents of London Bridge collected on behalf
of the Queen, 147.
Report of the Inquisition as to the goods
of the Flemings, 147.
Richard I. sets out for Jerusalem, with
Philip, King of France, 1; made captive in Germany, 1; ransomed for 100,000
marks of silver, 1; liberated, and lands
at Sandwich, 2; slain, 2.
Richard, Earl of Cornwall, as King of the
Romans, receives the homage of the
Electors of Almaine in London, 28;
embarks at Yarmouth for Germany, 28;
crowned King of the Romans at Aix la
Richard, King of the Romans. See Almaine, Richard, King of.
Rochester taken by the discontented Barons
and Londoners, 66.
Rochester, Salamon de, Justiciar in Eyre,
sits at the Cross of St. Peter, 237.
Roger, Bishop of London, replaces Hubert
de Burgh in sanctuary at Brentwood, 7;
Rokesle, Gregory de, Sheriff and Mayor, 61,
81, 131, 207, 234, 236, 237, 238, 241; intended to be slain by the disaffected, 120;
included in the writ sent by the King
to the City, 170; with three others, proceeds to Gascoigne to the King, 176;
with others, appointed by the King as
mediator to effect a peace with the Countess of Flanders, 176; made Master of
the Exchange throughout England, 239.
-, John de la, Sheriff, 289.
-, Robert de, Sheriff, 219, 241, 243; has
charge, with others, of the chest
containing the Charters of the City,
Romans, two slain in Westchepe, 231.
Rome, Henry de Sandwich, Bishop of
London, and Stephen de Barksteed,
Bishop of Chichester, sent as contumacious to, 88.
Romeyn, Thomas, Sheriff, 242; Mayor, 249.
Rosamonde, The Fair, Legend of, 232.
Rossel, Reginald, envoy to the King of
the Tartars, 148.
Rotherhithe, Breach at, caused by the
overflow of the Thames, 243.
Rothinge, Richard de, Sheriff, 210, 262.
Round Table held at Kenilworth, 239.
Ruhinges, Geoffrey de, expelled the City,
Russell, Elias, Sheriff, 242; Mayor, 217,
245; concerned in an action of trespass,
-, Thomas, hanged, 240.
Safe-conduct granted to the Mayor and
citizens of London on repairing to
Sailors fined by the King at Keningtone,
and their nets burnt, 8.
-, of the Cinque Ports, pardoned for
their acts of piracy, 87.
Saint Albans, Henry de, Sheriff, 3, 188.
Saint Bartholomew's, belfry of, struck by
lightning, 234; Priors and Canons of,
set up a new tron or beam for weighing
heavy goods and wool, 13; desist from
the imposition of it, 14.
Saint Botolph (Boston), fire at, 239.
Saint Edward, his body translated, 121;
his basilica repaired with gold, 130.
Saint Ermin, William de, permitted to
leave England, 41.
Saint Heleyne, Michael de, Sheriff, 6, 188.
Saint Martin's-le-Grand, Richard, King of
the Romans, sojourns there, 52.
Saint Mary-le-Bow, tower of, falls, and
twenty persons killed, 136; belfry falls,
Saint Maur, Baldwin de, Sheriff of Cambridge and Huntingdon, 106.
Saint Omer besieged, 278.
-, William de, Inquisitor into the disorders in the Southern and Eastern
Saint Paul, John de, ordered to appear
before Edward III., 283; confined in
the Tower, 284.
Saint Paul's, London, dedicated, 8; Sheriffs
have seven pounds granted by Henry III.
for the liberty of the Church, 21; the King
and Queen sojourn there, 52; Henry III.
lodges there after the Battle of Lewes,
67; Exchequer removed from Westminster thither, 89; Henry de Sandwich,
Bishop of London, buried there, 166;
cross and ball gilt, 215; belfry taken
Saint Paul's Cross, solemn meeting of
Bishops at, to excommunicate all who
contravened the Charter granted by the
King to his Barons, 128; the King takes
leave of the citizens at, to pass into
France, 45, 53. See Folkmote.
Salisbury, Adam de, Sheriff, 210, 258.
Salisbury, the Earl of, taken prisoner in
France, 274; released at Tournay, 281.
Salt, dearness of, 252.
Saly (Sely), Thomas, Sheriff, 244.
Sanctuary broken at St. Sepulchre's, 235.
Sandwich, Henry de, Bishop of London,
sent by the Legate as contumacious to
Rome, 88; dies, 165.
-, Ralph de, Warden, 207, 241, 242;
Sansaver, Ralph, Sheriff of Surrey and
Saracen, a, attempts to slay Edward I. with
a poisoned dagger, 162.
Saracens, capture the King of France, and
defeat the Christian army, 19; slain by
the Christians, 137.
Sarton, Hugh de, Sheriff, 215.
Saunnays, Henry, expelled the City, 126.
Savoy, Peter de, appointed to enquire into
grievances complained of in the Parliament of Oxford, 40; conference between
him and his colleagues with the envoys of
the King's party at Dover, 73; conspires
for the invasion of England, 71.
Scarborough Castle besieged by the Earl
of Pembroke, 213.
"Scavage," what, 22.
Schireburne, the Abbot of, Inquisitor into
disorders in the Western Counties
during the disturbances, 103.
Scone, the Abbot of, taken prisoner, 248.
"Scotale," what, 109.
Scotland, King and Queen of, visit Henry
III. at Woodstock, 25; visit London,
25, 48; the King of, comes to London,
where he has a mansion, 238, 242;
Robert le Brus causes himself to be
crowned King of, 222; war with, 243;
Scots, make oath at Westminster not to rise
against England, 244; invade England
as far as Stanhope Park, 268.
Scott, Robert, hanged, 240.
Scrope, Sir Geoffrey, sent to France to
treat of peace, 272.
Seal, of the King, and its superscription
changed, 46; of Edward I. made, 159;
of Henry III. broken at his death, 159;
of the King of Sicily affixed to the
Letters sent by Edward I. to the City,
164; of the City surrendered by Gregory
de Rokesle, 241.
Sea-ports, property of citizens of London at various, given away by the King,
Segrave, Gilbert de, elected Bishop of
London, 216; dies, 209; deposits precious things in the Cross of the belfry of
St. Paul's, 215.
-, Nicholas de, received into the King's
"Selds," what, 16; and shops closed in the
City in celebration of the birth of John,
eldest son of Prince Edward, 92.
Seli, Thomas, Sheriff, 219.
Seneschal, the title of the Warden of the
-, John Waleraven made, 84.
Sequestration of the goods of the chief
men of the City by the Earl of Gloucester, 96.
Serjeants, alien, dismissed the City, but
placed in garrison at Windsor, 58; and
clerks of the Sheriffs, sworn at Westminster, 23.
Seton, Roger de, Justiciar, sits at the Cross
of St. Peter, 237.
Severn, bridges over the river, broken
down by Prince Edward, 79; crossed
at Worcester by Henry III., 79.
Seynter, Benedict le, Sheriff, 4, 188.
Sharshille, Sir William de, Justiciar, arrested, 284; sent to the Castle of Caerphilly, 284.
Sheep produces a monstrous lamb with two
bodies, at Greenwich, 136.
Sheriff, of Middlesex, permission granted
to the citizens of London by the King,
at Northampton to elect one, 90.
Sheriffs of London, command given to them
to apprehend Hubert de Burgh, 6;
prohibited holding office two successive
years, 6, 12; seize the sailors found in
the nets standing in the Thames, 8;
appointed to hold the bailiwick of
Bridge Street, and of Queen Hythe,
upon payment of rent, 21; have seven
pounds yearly granted by the King for
the liberty of the Church of St. Paul,
21; the citizens demur to the responsibility for the acts of the, 23; imprisoned
in the Tower for having permitted the
escape of a prisoner from Newgate, 24;
subsequently freed upon the surety of
the Mayor, but discharged from office,
24; ride to Newgate to receive charge
of the prisoners and fealty of all officials,
at the several Gates, and at Guildhall,
25; justified in taking toll upon the
Bridge as far as the Staples, 43; determine a plea of a Marshal of the King
against a merchant, 52; with the Mayor,
disperse a mob plundering the Jews, in
consequence of a Christian having been
wounded by one, 54; imprison those
convicted of the riot upon the Jews, 54;
ordered to resist any attachment made
by the Constable of the Tower on the
Thames, 56; not to interfere with the
liberties of the Abbey at Westminster,
90; prohibited from making Scotale,
109; permission granted to the City to
elect them upon payment of a fee, 129;
receive the King's letters not to aggrieve
the citizens with respect to the tallage of
the ransom, 154; questioned by the
King's Council as to the uses made by
the Jews of the flesh they do not eat,
177; received by the Mayor at Guildhall, 238.
-, of England, during the inquisition into
the disorders of the kingdom during
the disturbances, 105; have the
King's Letters sent to them respecting the Flemings, 145.
-, of London and Middlesex appointed by
the King to collect all issues for his
Sheriffwick of London, the property of,
wasted by the Sheriff, Symon Fitz-Mary, 7.
Shilling, regulation of the weight of the,
Shrewsbury, the King returns from, after
concluding peace with Leuwelin, Prince
of Wales, 101.
Sicily, the King of, peace between him and
the King of Tunis, 137; the Chancellor of,
envoy to the King of Tunis, 138; Conrad,
King of, defeats the object of the Crusaders, 138.
Skerving, Roger de, Bishop of Norwich,
summoned by the King, 152.
Skyret, Gervays, drawn, for the death of
Giles de Wodeham, 235.
Sluys, the naval battle of, 267.
Smithfield, Freemen of the City exempted
from payment of scavage for beasts sold
Snacard, William, expelled the City, 127.
Soke, in Cornhill, exclusive privilege of the,
210; of the King of Scotland, bakers of
Soldan, relieved from the attack of the
Crusaders, 137; sends a Saracen to slay
Edward I., 162.
Southampton burnt by the ships of the
King of France, 275.
Southwark, great fire at, in 1212, 3; inhabitants of, make complaint against the
City, of custom imposed at the Stone
Gate on the Bridge, 42; the Earl of Gloucester takes up his quarters there, in
compliance with the wish of the citizens
of London, 95; banished persons found
there to be arrested, 135.
Spain, the sister of the King of, as bride of
Prince Edward, welcomed to London by
the nobles, bishops, and citizens, 24.
Sperling, Ralph, 12.
"Spinneys," what, 100.
Spygornel, Henry, Justiciar, 250.
Stamford given by Henry III. to his son
Edward upon his marriage, 23.
Stanes, Thomas de, Sheriff, 219, 241.
Stapledon, Walter, Bishop of Exeter, murdered in Chepe, 263.
"Starrs" of the Jews, what, 21.
Statutes, new, and provisions, made by the
crafts of the City of London prejudicial
to merchants visiting the Fairs of England, 60.
Statutes of Oxford, 40; again assented to
by Henry III., 56; Barons make war on
those who infringe them, 56; citizens
of London required by the Barons to
observe them, 57; the King requested
to order that they be observed, 57;
when infringed, the party to be arrested, 60; dispute relative to, between
the King and his Barons, determined
by the arbitration of the King of France,
Staunton, Sir Hervey de, Justiciar, 250;
Justiciar Itinerant, 253.
Stephen, Bishop of Chichester, sent by the
Legate, as contumacious to Rome, 88;
permitted by the Pope to return to
England and resume his dignity, 164;
his barony ordered to be taken, by the
King's Justiciars, 164.
Stepney, the people of, complain at the
Sterlings, new, made, 239.
Stirling, defeat of the English at, and many
noblemen slain, 226, 244; Castle taken,
244, 245; Battle of (Bannockburn),
Stonore, Sir John, ordered to appear before
Edward III., 283; sent to Nottingham,
Stor, Robert, expelled the City, 127.
Stortford, John de, Sheriff, 219, 244.
-, William de, Sheriff, 244.
Stratford, Henry de, ordered to appear
before Edward III., 283 ; sent to Corfe
Stratford, the people of, complain at the
Stratherne, Earl of, makes oath not to bear
arms against England, 244.
Streets, chains across the, of the City,
ordered by the King to be removed, 82.
Stybbenheth, Paul de, hanged, 240.
Suffolk laid waste by the disherisoned,
Suffolk, the Earl of, taken prisoner in
France, 274; released at Tournay, 281.
Suffolk, Osbert de, Sheriff, 54, 231.
-, Reginald de, intended to be slain by
the disaffected, 120; included in the
Writ sent by the King to the City,
-, Thomas de, Sheriff, 219, 244.
Sumeri, Roger de, Inquisitor into the disorders in the Midland Counties during
the disturbances, 103.
Swords prohibited to be worn, 253.
Taillour, Philip le, Sheriff, 52, 129, 131,
190, 236; ordered to be removed from
the Mayoralty, 157; included in the
Writ sent by the King to the City,
170; appointed one of the Wardens
of the City during the absence of the
Mayor in Gascoigne, 176.
Tailors, the craft of, dispute between and
the goldsmiths, 104.
Talbot, Richard, Dean of St. Paul's, elected
Bishop of London, but dies before consecration, 53.
Tallage, grievances respecting, referred by
the King to arbitration, 33; inquisition
respecting, 35; rolls of, delivered to John
Maunsel, one of the King's Justiciars,
35; levied by the Mayor without assent
of the King and chief citizens, 175.
Tapers offered at the altar of St. Edward
by the citizens, at the request of the
Tars, King of, gains part of the Holy
Tartars, the King of the, Letter of, to
Prince Edward, 148.
Tateshall, Iseuda de, fulfils the wage of the
Great Law, 19.
"Tawyers," what, 104; take part in the
disputes between the tailors and goldsmiths, 104.
Tempest in London on the day of the Battle
of Evesham, 80.
Templars, ransom the King of France from
the Saracens, 19; Hospitallers, and Cistercians, exempted from the tenths to
be paid to the King, 162; destroyed,
Temple at Paris, the appointed place for
repayment of the loan made by the King
of France to Prince Edward, 117.
Tenements, devised, can be claimed by the
rightful inheritor, notwithstanding probate, 44; right of possessors of, secured
by Writ of Right, Writ of Entry, or Writ
of Mort d'Ancestor, 44.
Testaments, required to have immediate
probate, 44; probate on, permitted at
the Hustings, 111.
Thames, great rise of the water of, 21;
rights of the City upon the, extend to
the New Wear, 42; frozen over, 54;
attachments on the, belong only to the
Sheriffs, 55; whole water of the, from
shore to shore and as far as the New Wear,
belongs to the City, 55; four men-atarms of Sir William de Ferers drowned
in, by order of the Earl of Gloucester,
for having robbed and slain a citizen, 97;
frozen for 27 days, 213, 249; floods Bermondsey and the country adjacent, 243;
made salt by the rising of the sea, 261.
Tholosane, John de, hanged, 240.
Thomas a Becket translated, 5.
Thorneye, William de, Sheriff, 275.
Thorpe, John de, ordered to appear before
Edward III., 263; kept in the Tower,
Thunderley, Reginald de, Sheriff, 222.
"Tiffany," meaning of, 285.
Tipetoft, Payn, slain, 226.
Tolls for repair of walls, called "Murage,"
Toucestre, Geoffrey de, escapes from Newgate, 231.
Tournay, besieged by Edward III., 277;
siege raised, 284.
Tovy, Mychael, Sheriff, 8, 189; entrusted
with the City by Henry III., 11; Mayor,
11, 12, 193, 194; sent by the King to
the citizens to assure them of the preservation of their franchise, 34; substituted for one of the elected Sheriffs, by
the King, upon dissatisfaction with the
City, 34; sent to the King at Windsor,
235; hanged, 237.
-, Thomas, taken prisoner at Windsor in
contravention of the safe-conduct,
Tower, ninety-two Jews imprisoned in the,
for the murder of a child at Lincoln, and
eighteen of them hanged, 25; delivered
into the hands of Hugh Bygot, the Justiciar of England appointed at the Parliament of Oxford, 41; Constable of the,
attempts to seize vessels before the Tower,
and take prisage of corn, 55; delivered
into the charge of Hugh le Despencer,
Justiciar of England, 58; Jews sent there
to protect them from the populace, 66;
the Legate lodged there, 89; left by the
Legate, 96; merchants imprisoned in, for
using false weights, and the weights and
balances destroyed at Westchep, 124;
John Baillol, King of Scotland, sent
"Trailbaston," what, 246; inquisitions of,
Trapani, Prince Edward lands at, 131.
Travers, John, Sheriff, 4, 5, 188.
Treasurer's office searched, 285.
Treasury of the King at Westminster
robbed, 226, 246.
Treves, Archbishop of, defeated, and compelled to raise the siege of Bopardt, 29.
"Tron," what, 110.
Trussel, Sir William, flies the country,
Tuchet, Sir William, hanged, 255.
Tulesan, John, Mayor, 20; summoned before the King's Inquisitor respecting tallages, 35; degraded and removed from
his bailiwick, 39; Sheriff, 189, 194.
"Tumbrel," what it probably means, 43;
bakers whose bread is lighter than the
assay of the City, punished by being
placed in the, 43.
Tunbridge Castle to be delivered to the
King, as security, by the Earl of Gloucester, 129.
Tunis, King of, peace between him and the
King of Sicily, 137.
-, Prince Edward lands at, 131.
Turberville, Thomas de, drawn and hanged,
243; his treason described, 293.
Turke, Walter, Sheriff, 271.
Turkelby, Roger de, appointed associate
of the Itinerant Justiciar in the Pleas of
the County of Surrey, 42; and at the
Twyford, Sir John de, flies the country,
Tyeis, Sir Henry, hanged, 255.
Ulster, Earl of, his daughter married to the
Earl of Gloucester, 224.
Uptone, Ralph de, Sheriff, 271.
Urban IV., Pope, a Bull of, read at
Saint Paul's Cross, absolving the King
from the oath made to the Parliament of
Valence, Sir Eymer de, Bishop Elect of
Winchester, withdraws from the Parliament of Oxford, 40; has permission to
leave England, 41.
-, Sir William de, withdraws from the
Parliament of Oxford, 40; has permission to leave England, 41; permitted to return to England, 52;
conspires for the invasion of England,
71; with others, takes the Castle
of Gloucester, 78; returns from the
Holy Land, 161.
Victuals, in transitu, the forestalling of,
prohibited before reaching the City, 109.
Vills, compelled to furnish a contingent of
soldiers, well armed, for forty days, to
the Sheriff, to resist the threatened invasion, 72; forced to pay ransom by the
Vintners summoned by the King's Justiciar,
for breach of the assize of wine, 27.
Viterbo, Henry, son of Richard, King of
the Romans, slain at, 139.
Vyel, John, Sheriff, 4, 188.
-, John Fitz-John, Sheriff, 9, 189.
-, Margery, the relict of, claims the third
of his chattels, 13; her cause argued at St. Martin's-le-Grand,
between the King's Justiciar and
the Mayor and citizens, 14, 16.
Wade, John, Sheriff, 219, 241.
-, Roger, a crowder, celebrates his own
Wager of battle, citizens exempted from,
by charter, 107.
Wake, the Lord de, ordered to appear before Edward III., 283.
Wake, Andrew, Sheriff of Somerset and
-, Baldwin, captured at Kenilworth, 79;
with others, resorts to Chesterfield
with horses and arms, 91; takes
flight before the King's forces, 91.
Walebrok, John de, Sheriff, 187.
-, Richard de, Sheriff, 52, 190, 231;
goods of, excepted from the commutation granted to the citizens generally, 86.
Waleraund, or Walraven, Henry de,
-, John, Sheriff, 3, 188; made Seneschal,
84; Warden of the City and Tower,
192; assesses the citizens towards a
portion for the King's cousin, 204;
Constable of the Tower, 235.
-, Robert, one of the King's Council, by
whom and the King the dispute
between the citizens of London and
Northampton is investigated, but
judgment deferred, 50; sent to the
citizens of London, while awaiting
the pleasure of the King without
Windsor Castle, 83; witness to the
Charter granted to the citizens,
110; returns from beyond sea,
115; one of the sureties to the
King of France for Prince Edward,
Wales, the parts of, in possession of Henry
III., given by him to his son Edward on
his marriage, 23; three castles in the
March of, promised to be delivered by the
Prince of Wales, to be held for three
years, 76; King Edward goes thither
with his forces, 238; conquered, 243.
Wales, Prince of, the son of Edward the
First made, 245.
Waleys, Henry le, Sheriff, 131, 236, 237;
chosen by the Aldermen for approval as
Warden of the City, 157; Mayor, 167,
193, 217, 240, 244; proceeds with three
others to the King in Gascoigne, 176;
and his colleagues, return from Gascoigne, 176.
Wallace, Sir John, brother of William,
-, William, adjudged to be hanged,
drawn, and quartered, 222; heads
the Scots, 244; slays Brian Jay,
245; taken and condemned, 247.
Walle, William, Esquire of the Bishop of
Exeter, beheaded in Chepe, 263.
Waltham, the Abbot of, differences between
him and the citizens of London with
respect to stallage, settled, 31.
Wandsworth, part of, burnt, 261.
Wardens, of the Bridge have their toll on
ships and property of citizens rescinded,
19; of the Gates, the Thames, and the
Gaol, sworn at Westminster, 23; appointed by the King for the assize of
wine, 27; of the assize of wine, empowered to confiscate it when there is breach
of the assize, 27; of the Counties, appointed by the refractory Barons in lieu
of the Sheriffs appointed by the King,
52; of the City, Sir Hugh Fitz-Otes
made one, 84; of the City, permission
granted to the citizens to elect one, 90;
of the City, not to interfere with the
liberties of the Abbey of Westminster,
90; of the Bishopric of London, ordered
to withdraw sentence of excommunication against those who granted probate of testaments upon the Hustings,
Ware, Sir John de la, exempted from the
ransom for disherison, 93, 94.
Wares, regulations as to the mode of
weighing, 26, 37; of citizens exempted
by Charter from toll throughout the
territories of the King, and at all seaports, both in England and beyond the
sea, 108; forfeiture of, if sold before
custom paid, 109; sale of, prohibited
until weighed, 109; regulations as regards their weighing, 123.
Warenne, John, Earl of, marries the King's
sister, daughter of the Count de la
Marche, 13; conspires for the invasion of England, 71; with others, takes
the Castle of Gloucester, 78; arrives at
Kenilworth, and surprises the army of
Simon de Montfort, 79; makes oath to
keep the peace in the realm during the
absence of King Edward, 159; pursues Wallace, 244; crosses to Gascoigne,
-, John, Earl of, the Younger, lays
siege to Scarborough Castle, 213;
attends the King to Saint Paul's
Cross, 213; takes the Mortimers to
the Tower, 255.
Warwick, John, Earl of, appointed one of
the King's inquisitors respecting tallages,
35; appointed one of the inspectors of
grievances complained of in the Mad
Parliament of Oxford, 40.
-, Guy, Earl of, captures Piers de Gavestone, 213, 215; solicits pardon of
the King at Westminster, 225; dies,
Watch and Ward kept by the citizens,
Wathe, Michael, ordered to appear before
Edward III., 283; sent to Windsor
Waus, Godfrey de, Envoy to the King of
the Tartars, 148.
Wax, regulation of the weight of, 216.
Wears in the Thames, towards the West,
destroyed by order of Henry III., 22;
between London and the sea, destroyed
by the Sheriffs, 22.
Weigher, public, allowed a fee, 27.
Weights, regulation of, 123, 216.
Welleford, Richard de, Sheriff, 213, 249;
Welsh, the, successfully resist the attack of
Henry III. at Glamorgan, 31; Henry III.'s
league with the, 78.
Wengham, Henry de, Chancellor, one of
the referees respecting tallage, 33; consecrated Bishop of London, 46, 53.
Wengrave, John de, Mayor, 209, 216, 252.
Wenlock, Walter, Abbot of Westminster,
charged with breaking open the Royal
Westmille, Nicholas de, slain, 259.
Westminster, Fair at, citizens of London and
other cities required by the King to send
their wares thither, 15; the Abbot of, refused franchises by the Commons, which
had been granted them by charter, 18;
Henry III. appoints that the newly
elected Mayor, when the King is not
in London, shall be presented to the
Barons of the Exchequer at, 21; Parliament held there, confirming the Statutes
of the Parliament of Oxford, 45; Abbot
of, dispute of, with the citizens of London
determined in the Exchequer, 61; Exchequer removed thence to St. Paul's,
89; citizens resort thither to offer
prayers for the safe delivery of the
Princess of Wales, 92; King's palace there
despoiled by the retainers of the Earl
of Gloucester, 96; Church of, exempted
from operation of the Charter to the
citizens, 110; banished persons found
there to be arrested, 135; John, son of
Prince Edward, buried there, 146;
Henry III. buried there, 159; preparations at, for the Coronation of Edward I.,
178; Edward I. buried there, 223, 248;
Edward II. crowned at, 223; Eleanor,
wife of King Edward, buried at, 242;
Barons of Scotland make oath at, 247.
-, Edward de, entrusted by the King's
writ with the City, 15.
Westminster Hall, assemblage of the people
there, to see the King take the Cross, 17.
Weyland, Sir Thomas de, a Templar, foreswears the country, 242.
Whale taken in the Thames, at Greenwich,
Wheat, the King's privilege of having it at
twopence less per quarter than it sells at,
55; prices of, 209, 256.
Wiggemor Castle, head of the Earl of
Leicester sent thither to the wife of Sir
Roger de Mortimer, 80.
Wilehale, John de, Sheriff, 8, 189.
Wilingham, Sir Henry, hanged at Bristol,
Willeby, Sir Richard, placed at the bar at
William Longbeard (William Fitz-Osbert)
Wilton, Sir William de, answers the citizens
in reference to the Constable of the
Tower's claim of prisage, 56.
Winchelsea, Robert de, Archbishop of Canterbury, 215, 250; buried at Canterbury, 215; his Ordinances confirmed by
Edward II., 257.
Winchester, Parliament at, 80, 134; taken
and plundered, 78.
Winchester, bishop Elect of, dies on the
road to England, 52; John Gernsey,
Bishop of, suspended by the Legate from
duty and benefice, 88, 89; the Bishop of,
brings letters from the Queen, 265.
Winchester, Geoffrey de, Sheriff, 15; intended to be slain by the disaffected,
-, Henry de, chosen by Walter Hervey
for approval as Warden of the City,
-, Nicholas de, included in the writ sent
by the King to the City, 168; Sheriff,
191, 240, 218.
-, Robert de, Sheriff, 3, 188.
-, Walter de, Sheriff, 6, 188.
Winchester, the Earl of, taken and beheaded, 227, 265.
Wind, violent, in 1267, 106.
Windsor, Castle of, delivered to the discontented Barons, 60; occupied by the
King and Prince of Wales, 62; prisoners at, set at liberty without ransom,
80; Earls, Barons, and Knights, summoned thither to lay siege to the City
of London, 81; deputation sent thither
to submit the City to the King's mercy,
82; the Mayor and citizens of London
ordered to repair thither, 83; certain
citizens imprisoned there, in contravention of the safe-conduct, set free, 84;
the remainder liberated by the King's
Letter from Northampton, 87.
Wine and ale measures, as also of all other
liquors, to be of the same dimensions, 75.
Wine, assize of, power of fining for breach
of, referred to the decision of the King,
27; King's prisage of, permitted in the
City, 42; prisage of, excepted from the
redemption from toll, 108; unduly removed out of the City, 175; given to be
drunk on the birth of Edward of Caernarvon, 214; flowing in Chepe, on the
passage of Queen Margaret through the
City, 220; flowing at the Conduit of
Winter, severe, and great frost, in 1268, 113.
Wite, William, Sheriff, 3, 188.
Woad, usages as to, by the Sheriffs,
annulled, 32; tax on its importation by
Wombestrong, Richard, expelled from the
Wool, permitted to be exported by all merchants except those of Flanders, 132;
prohibited from being sold to Flemings,
132; prohibited from being exported,
141, 167; belonging to any foreign merchants, except the Flemings, permitted
to be exported, 146; sacks to be marked
with the King's seal, 150.
Wool ships intercepted at sea by the men of
the Cinque Ports, 167.
Worcester, Edward II. marches thither, 255.
Worcester, Bishop of, appointed by the
King as inspector of grievances, complained of in the Ordinances of the Mad
Parliament of Oxford, 40; appointed
one of the Wardens of the kingdom
during the King's absence in France, 45;
with others, passes oter to France to
arrange a treaty of peace with the invading malcontents, 74; one of the arbitrators to determine between the King
and the discontented Barons, 77.
Wouborne, John de, Sheriff, 6, 188.
Writ of Henry III. sent throughout the
kingdom, commanding that his absolution from the oath to the Parliament
of Oxford shall not be gainsayed, 53;
of the King issued to the Sheriffs, relative
to the threatened invasion, 71; of Edward I. to the Sheriff of Norfolk, 161.
Writs of the King relative to the prohibited
sale of wools and other merchandize to
the Flemings, 140.
Wylebye, Sir Richard, ordered to appear
before Edward III., 283; sent to Corfe
Wymbeldon, Richard de, Sheriff, 4, 188.
Wymburne, Thomas de, Sheriff, 20, 189.
Wyteby, Adam de, Sheriff, 3, 188.
Yarmouth, property of the citizens of
London there, given away by the King,
83; inhabitants of, assist the Prior of
Norwich against the citizens of Norwich,
151. See Gernemue.
Yarmouth, John de, appointed inquisitor
as to the property of the Flemings, 143.
"Yeresgive," what, 109.
York, Walter Giffard, Archbishop of, contravenes the rights of the See of Canterbury, 113; contravenes the dignity of
the See of Canterbury at the Translation of the body of St. Edward, 122;
comes to the City to proclaim peace
after the death of Henry III., 158.
York, the Exchequer removed from, 246,
York and London, persecution of the Jews
at, commencing on the day of the Coronation of Richard I., 1.
Zouche, Sir Alan la, made Constable of the
Tower, and Warden of the City, 97,
192; receives the King's writ for the
continuance of the Bailiffs, 100.