Sir John Gresley and his seal

[2018: images from the “Thank You For Your Letter” project have been deleted to make space for new posts.  The images have been retained within Derbyshire County Council’s internal records system so that we may re-use them in the future.]


Notification by Sir John Gresley, knight, that as he has not had the power of his seal for a whole year preceding the dated of these presents, he hereby contradicts and denies all deeds and writings sealed with his seal during that time, the present deed being sealed with the seal of the Deanery of Repton

21 Oct 1394.