|Author:||England and Wales. Sovereign (1603-1625 : James I)|
|Title:||The Kings Maiesties letters pattents to Sir William Erskin and Iohn Meldrum, for the lighthouse at Winterton|
|Publication Info:||Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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The Kings Maiesties letters pattents to Sir William Erskin and Iohn Meldrum, for the lighthouse at Winterton
England and Wales. Sovereign (1603-1625 : James I), James 1566-1625.
[London: By W. Jones, 1618]
For 50-year patent to levy shipping fees to pay for lighthouse construction and maintenance.
Imprint information from STC (2nd ed.).
"Witnes our selfe at Westminster the 18 day of Feb. in our 15 yeare of our Raigne of England, France and Ireland and of Scotland the 51."
Reproduction of original in: Society of Antiquaries.
Meldrum, John, -- Sir, -- d. 1645.
Erskine, William, -- Sir, -- fl. 1618.
Lighthouses -- England.
Shipping -- Taxation -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Great Britain -- History -- James I, 1603-1625.
¶ By the Lords of His Maiesties Priuie Councell.