Earls Colne Manor Court Rolls (ERO D/DPr77)

2.10.1607 (Friday 2 October 1607)

document 37401026

at this court the steward imposed upon Hen Abbotte junior and Robt Eelie viz upon each of them a fine of 20s for them that they themselves in contempt of court remained seated upon their rumps while the lords steward explained to the jurymen the matters to be investigated for our lord the king in this view