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There is associated evidence for murage, dated 14/6/1485, concerning Dublin.

Grant to the mayor, bailiffs, commonalty and citizens of the king's city and chamber of Dublin in Ireland that the mayor with the recorder shall be justices to hear and determine all the felonies and other offences committed within the said city and the suburbs and franchises of the same, and that they shall have the king's gaol within the city and the mayor and recorder shall be justices to deliver it; and pardon to them for 60 years, for the pavage and murage of the city, of 49l. 6s. 8d. yearly, parcel of the 200 marks which they are bound to render yearly to the king at the exchequer of Ireland for the fee-farm of the city.

Granted by Richard III. (Regnal year 2). Granted at Westminster. Grant by By p.s..
Primary Sources
Maxwell Lyte, H.C. (ed), 1901, Calendar of Patent Rolls Edward IV, Edward V, Richard III (1476-85) p. 587

Record created by Philip Davis. This record created 12/02/2009. Last updated on 20/01/2013. First published online 9/01/2013.

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