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Title
Act discharging the vending of any goods brought from Ostend, or any other town or port of the Spanish Neatherlands, till they abide their fourty dayes tryal
Acts .  1666-08-14
Name/Creator
Scotland, Privy Council., creator
Wedderburn, Peter, Sir, 1616?-1679
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:1269036 
Location
Houghton

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Edinburgh
Publisher
Printed by Evan Tyler, printer to the King's most Excellent Majesty
Language
English
Description
1 broadside ; 34 x 24 cm.
Form/Genre
text

Broadsides-Scotland-1666.

print
Subject
Quarantine -- Law and legislation -- Scotland -- Early works to 1800 ;  Plague -- Scotland -- Early works to 1800 ;  ScotlandEdinburgh

Category
Quarantine

Plague

The Great Plague of London, 1665

Note
An order, to be in force until December, that all goods brought from the Spanish Netherlands be quarantined for forty days to prevent the spread of the plague into Scotland.

Caption title.

Dated: "Edinburgh, the fourteenth day of August, one thousand six hundred and sixty six."

Signed: "Pet. Wedderburne, Cl. Sti. Concilii [Clerk of the Privy Council]."

Royal arms (Steele 228) at head.


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