Order to summon jurors in the case, Shakespeare v Addenbrooke, 21 December 1608. Back

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Date:21st of December 1608

Description:In August 1608, William Shakespeare had alleged in the local Court of Record that John Addenbrooke owed him £6. In this document, the court orders that a twenty-four men be summoned to form a jury to hear the the case.

Shakespeare Birthplace Trust reference: BRU 15/5/127a

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Donor ref:BRU 15/5/127a (35/10730)

Source: The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust - Records

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