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Collection: Newdigate family collection of newsletters

Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2165: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1693 April 15, saying “gantlet = gauntlet - (archaic) Two parallel rows of attackers who strike at a criminal as punishment.”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2164: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1693 April 13, saying “I'm not certain that 'Vurga' is 'Virginia', the person ahead of me did that, and it might be right.”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2164: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1693 April 13, saying “Spark - a gallant, a foppish young man”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2163: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1693 April 11, saying “Custos Rottalonum = custos rotulorum - (historical, UK except Scotland, Jamaica) The main justice of the peace in a given county.”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 3 in the work L.c.2162: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1693 April 8, saying “Heer Overkirk - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_de_Nassau,_Lord_Overkirk”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 1 in the work L.c.2159: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1693 April 1, saying “Heer Overkirk- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_de_Nassau,_Lord_Overkirk ”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 1 in the work L.c.2159: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1693 April 1, saying “Montrosses - Obsolete form of matross - (historical) In the British service, a gunner or a gunner's mate; one of the soldiers in a train of artillery, who assisted the gunners in loading, firing, and sponging the guns.”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 1 in the work L.c.2158: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1693 March 30, saying “the Hope = Cape of Good Hope?”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2155: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692/1693 March 23, saying “mera Moatu - The meaning of Ex mero motu is out of mere impulse, of one's own accord, of one's free will.”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2153: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692/1693 March 18, saying “Noli prosequi - Nolle prosequi is a Latin phrase, which directly translates to “not to wish to prosecute.””Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 1 in the work L.c.2153: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692/1693 March 18, saying “paroll = parol”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 3 in the work L.c.2149: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate?, 1692/1693 March 9, saying “throughout = threw out?”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2149: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate?, 1692/1693 March 9, saying “Imendiaries isn't in dictionaries, or any spelling variation. Maybe intermediaries?”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 1 in the work L.c.2149: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate?, 1692/1693 March 9, saying “Admiral Aylmer - L.c.2148 has Admiral Allymond, they may be the same man.”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2148: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate?, 1692/1693 March 7, saying “Rosen = Rosin? There's no definition for it as a noun.”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 1 in the work L.c.2142: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692/1693 February 21, saying “first should be first time”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2139: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692/1693 February 14, saying “'Collonel God' may be Colonel Godfrey, who is on page 1 of L.c.2142.”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 3 in the work L.c.2138: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692/1693 February 11, saying “It's hard to decipher what 'Heer Overkirk' is on this page, but on page 2 of L.c.2141 it's obviously a ship. ”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2138: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692/1693 February 11, saying “ffuzaleers = fusiliers?”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 1 in the work L.c.2138: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692/1693 February 11, saying “dunkill must be dung hill- a pile of dung in the publique stable.”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 3 in the work L.c.2133: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692/1693 January 31, saying “tipstaff = dispatch?”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2133: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692/1693 January 31, saying “Lorreign = Lorraine”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 1 in the work L.c.2133: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692/1693 January 31, saying “tyred should be tryed- it looks like tired.”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 4 in the work L.c.2128: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692/1693 January 19, saying “sett = sit”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2123: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate?, 1692/1693 January 3, saying “John Blow and Nahum Tate”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 3 in the work L.c.2122: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate?, 1692 December 31, saying “Clously = Cloudesley”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 3 in the work L.c.2120: Newsletter received by Gilbert Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 December 8, saying “The first letter of 'Horn' doesn't look much like an 'H', but it's made clear on the next page in 'House'.”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 3 in the work L.c.2119: Newsletter received by Mary Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 December 6, saying “ffuller the Imposter - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Fuller_(imposter)”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 1 in the work L.c.2118: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 November 24, saying “Line 15 - 'to' should be 'two'?”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2113: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 October 25, saying “For pages like this one which are so light that you can barely read the words, set the 3 image filters at -10, 18 and 0. It brings out the writing very well.”Note Added
NeilHow
NeilHow added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2111: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 October 4, saying “Yes to both, I agree. My grandmother still had a "wash copper" in an outhouse https://www.1900s.org.uk/copper-water-heater.htm”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2111: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 October 4, saying “mantle tree = mantle-tree I can't find a definition of 'Coper' that fits its use here. Maybe a stove made of copper?”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2110: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 September 24, saying “London to Ware is 38 miles, according to Google Maps, but this writer has it at 20 miles.”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2109: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 September 20, saying “moonzer = monsieur?”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 1 in the work L.c.2109: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 September 20, saying “duebo ?? It's obviously the Duke of Savoy.”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2108: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 September 17, saying “pattereeroes = pedreros”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 1 in the work L.c.2108: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 September 17, saying “Tartaine = tartan”Note Added
Lucio Alvarez
Lucio Alvarez added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2106: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 September 13, saying “'seale' should be 'saile' ”Note Added
NeilHow
NeilHow added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2111: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 October 4, saying “Sir Robert Holes is recorded as dying 6 weeks later ! see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Holmes_(Royal_Navy_officer)”Note Added
NeilHow
NeilHow added a note to page 1 in the work L.c.2111: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 October 4, saying “Theophilus Ogilthorpe see https://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Dictionary_of_National_Biography,_1885-1900/Oglethorpe,_Theophilus”Note Added
NeilHow
NeilHow added a note to page 1 in the work L.c.2111: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 October 4, saying “Flushing see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vlissingen”Note Added
NeilHow
NeilHow added a note to page 1 in the work L.c.2111: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 October 4, saying “The Downs see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Downs_(ship_anchorage)”Note Added
NeilHow
NeilHow added a note to page 1 in the work L.c.2111: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 October 4, saying “Admiral Sir John Ashby 1692 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_Royal_James_(1675)”Note Added
NeilHow
NeilHow added a note to page 1 in the work L.c.2104: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 June 23, saying “Aurenzeb commonly spelt Aurangzeb in fact died 1707”Note Added
NeilHow
NeilHow added a note to page 4 in the work L.c.2104: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 June 23, saying “Colonel Cohorn see https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=M_dnCkWnO1AC&pg=PA388&lpg=PA388&dq=colonel+cohorn”Note Added
NeilHow
NeilHow added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2104: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 June 23, saying “The Turkey Company see https://www.britishmuseum.org/collection/term/BIOG177802”Note Added
NeilHow
NeilHow added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2104: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 June 23, saying “Marquess de Ruvigny see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henri_de_Massue,_Earl_of_Galway”Note Added
NeilHow
NeilHow added a note to page 2 in the work L.c.2104: Newsletter received by Richard Newdigate, Arbury, 1692 June 23, saying “Reformades see https://www.definitions.net/definition/reformades”Note Added