The firste [laste] volume of the chronicles of England, Scotlande, and Irelande conteyning the description and chronicles of England, from the first inhabiting vnto the conquest : the description and chronicles of Scotland, from the first original of the Scottes nation till the yeare of our Lorde 1571 : the description and chronicles of Yrelande, likewise from the first originall of that nation untill the yeare 1571
Holinshed, Raphael, d. 1580?
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Madan the third Ruler.

*MAdan the sonne of Locrine, and Guindo∣line [ 50] entred into ye gouernement of Britaine in the .2909. of the world. There is little lefte in writing of his doings, sauing that he vsed greate tyranny amongst his Britons: and therefore af∣ter he had ruled this land the tearme of .40. yeres, he was deuoured of wilde beastes, as he was a∣broad in hūting. He left behind him two sonnes, Mempricius, and Manlius. Hee builded as is reported Madan Caistre, now Dancastre, which reteineth still the later parte of hys name.

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