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The tryals of Sir George Wakeman, Barronet, William Marshall, William Rumley, and James Corker, Benedictine monks, for high treason, for conspiring the death of the King, subversion of the government, and Protestant religion : at the Sessions in the Old-Baily, holden for London and Middlesex, on Fryday the 18th of July 1679.

Other Title:
Trials of Sir George Wakeman, Barronet, William Marshall, William Rumley, and James Corker, Benedictine monks, for high treason, for conspiring the death of the King, ubversion of the government, and Protestant religion
Publication:
London : Printed for H. Hills, T. Parkhurst, J. Starkey, D. Newman, T. Cockeril and T. Simmons, 1679.
Format/Description:
Book
[4], 84 p. (the first leaf blank) ; 31 cm. (fol.)
Fingerprint:
l-y- a.om s.ns LoSt (3) 1679 (A)
Subjects:
Wakeman, George, Sir, active 1668-1685 -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Trials (Treason) -- England -- London.
Popish Plot, 1678.
Great Britain -- History -- Charles II, 1660-1685 -- Sources.
Place of Publication:
England London.
Summary:
The defendants were tried for being a part of the "Popish plot", an alleged conspiracy, asserting that English Catholics were trying to replace King Charles II with James, his Catholic brother. All four were acquitted.
Notes:
"Published by authority."
Signatures: [A]² B-Y².
Local notes:
Culture Class Collection copy has foliation in ms. with numbers from 57 to 99.
Penn Chronology:
1679
Cited in:
Wing (2nd ed.), T2259
ESTC R13879
Contributor:
Wakeman, George, Sir, active 1668-1685.
Wall, William Cuthbert, 1625?-1704, defendant.
Rumley, William, -1717, defendant.
Corker, James Maurus, 1636-1715, defendant.
England and Wales. Court of Oyer and Terminer and Gaol Delivery (London and Middlesex)
English Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
2589358
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