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Edward VI: October 1549

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Calendar of State Papers Foreign, Edward VI 1547-1553. Originally published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1861.

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October 1549

Oct. 11. 201. "M. of the whole discourse of the Duke of Somerset's doings, to the Ambassadors." (Copy of circular sent to each of the Ambassadors informing them of the arrest of the Protector.) [Six pages.]
Oct. 22.
[Westminster.]
202. Instructions by the Council to Sir Thomas Cheyne and Sir Philip Hoby, sent to acquaint the Emperor with the proceedings taken against the Duke of Somerset, and to renew their request for the loan of troops in aid of Boulogne. Chastillon had made some overtures for settling matters, but these have been so meagre and dishonourable that Lord Clinton, the deputy for his Majesty, could not entertain them. [Sixteen pages. Draft.]