TUDOR HACKNEY
Picture Gallery 

Sir Roger Townsend's House

The Inventorye of all and singular goods and chattels of the said Sir Roger Townshend Knight taken and praised the xiith day of July 1590, remayning in his home at [Stoke] Newington by the aforesayd Richard Cox, William Borrowdale, and Charles Hudson, as followeth

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Plate there

Inprimis

whyte plate there in all of all sortes v l and xxoz at iiiis and viiid the ounce

119l

Item

Two sylver candlesticks weight xxxviiioz at iiiis and viiid

8l 17s 4d

 

Sm

127l 17s 4d

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In the Buttery

Item

one old brasen sesterne

5s

Item

Three black leathr jacks

18d

 

Sm

6s 6d

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In the stable

Item

One graye stoned horse

5l

Item

Fower cart horses and one horse not able to go

5l 2s 6d

Item

Certen saddles with their furniture for men and weemen beinge very old stuffe

3l 6s 8d

Item

One fetherbed, one bolster of flockes, one coveringe, one blanckett

13s 4d

 

Sm

14l 2s 6d

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In the Barne

Item

One Baye and a half of olde haye

6l 13s 4d

Item

Two shodd carts and their furniture

3l 6s 8d

Item

Uensills of husbandry with other lumber there

5s

 

Sm

10l 5s

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In the Woodyarde

Item

Certain tall wood and bavens and other loose wood about the yard

13l 6s 8d

Item

Three sows, one boare and three small shoattes

25s

 

Sm

14l 11s 8d

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In the Fielde pastures

Item

two yoke of draught oxen

10l

Item

fowerteen kyne and a bull

25l

Item

three yearlings

40s

Item

Sm

37l 0s 0d

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In the Parlor

Item

Neene payers of sheets att vs the payre

45s

Item

Therty three payre of household sheets old and worne-out iiis

4l 19s

Item

Eight payre of pillowbeers

16s

Item

Three longe table clothes of dyaper

30s

Item

Seven cupboard clothes of dyaper

10s

Item

Two lille shorte towells of dyaper

18d

Item

Xxii dyaper napkins

6s

Item

Two damask clothes, two towells, two cupboard clothes, two dozen and ten napkins

4l 10s

Item

Two playne table clothes

10s

Item

Two old standards and one old trunke

13s4d

 

Sm

15l 0s 10d

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Naperye for the Butterye

Item

Syx plaine longe boord clothes

20s

Item

Three plaine clothes, cupboard clothes

12d

Item

Fyve olde plaine towells

5s

Item

Fower dozen plaine napkins

10s

Item

Two longe dyaper table clothes and v cupborde clothes

24s 8d

Item

Fyve shorter dyaper table clothes

33s 4d

Item

Six cupboard clothes to them

9s

Item

Three dyap towells

9s

Item

Three shorter dyap towells

6s

Item

Two other dyap towells

18d

Item

Twelve dozen dyap napkins

3l

Item

Fower square dyap table clothes

20s

Item

Two shorter dyap table clothes

8s

Item

One old trunke

7s

 

Sm

10l 11s 6d

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His owne wearing Lynnen

Item

One dozen shertes with bandes and cuffes

3l

Item

Syx hand towells

3s

Item

Two Holland night rappes

18d

Item

Two lynnen clothe night cappes

2s 0d

Item

Two blacke wrought night cappes

4s

Item

Three quilted cappes

12d

Item

Three kearcheifs and three rayles

12d

Item

Handkercheifs

2s

Item

Three waist coats

2s

Item

Two payre of wrought boothose

4s

 

Sm

4l 0s 6d

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In Treavors chamber

Item

One fetherbed one bolster one blanckett one dornix coveringe and one pillowe

26s 8d

Item

One table and one payre of tressalls

3s 4d

Item

One olde close stoole

2s 6d

 

Sm

32s 6d

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In Mr Robertes chamber

Item

One bedd one bolster one payre of blancketts one olde canapy and certain olde prynted clothes

46s 8d

 

Sm

46s 8d

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In Sir Rogers chamber

Item

One fetherbedd and bolster, one payre of pillowes, one payre of blancketts and one olde rugg

4l 10s

Item

Tapestrye hanginges olde

4l 10s

Item

One payre of creeps in the chimney

18d

Item

In his studye one cupboard clothe, and one wicker chayre

2s 0d

 

Sm

9l 3s 6d

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In the Wardrobe

Item

One fetherbedd, two bolsters, two blancketts and one covering of dornix

30s 0d

Item

One olde bolster and valens of red & yellow satten with olde certens of sarsenett

40s 0d

Item

Two coveringes for stooles of needlework being of color greene and yellowe

3s

Item

Certen peecs of olde dornix hangings and certen certens of olde saye

13s 4d

Item

One olde coveringe of tapestrye

20s 0d

Item

Fower close stooles with their pannes

16s 0d

Item

One payre of Andyrons typt with lattyn

5s 0d

 

Sm

8l 8s 8d

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His Apparell there

Item

One blacke clothe cloake

30s 0d

Item

Three olde dubletts, tafeta canvas and sattyn

20s 0d

Item

One payre of hose, one jerkyn and one hatt

30s 0d

Item

One olde trunke, and one skryne

4s 0d

Item

Two olde bedsteddes, one bathing tubb and one ladder

20s 0d

Item

One little oyster Tubbe

18d

 

Sm

5l 5s 6d

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Stuffe in a presse belonging to the wardrobe

Item

Three longe cushins and two stooles of yellowe velvett

3l 6s 8d

Item

One longe cushin of Needleworke

10s

Item

One chaire, one longe cushin and syx coveringes for stooles of french needleworke

10s

Item

Two olde carpetts and two olde cupborde clothes of greene clothe

10s 0d

Item

In the next chamber, one fetherbed, one bolster, one payre of blancketts and one coveringe of dornix

22s

 

Sm

8l 8s 8d

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In the little dyneinnge chamber

Item

Syx stooles and two little chayres covered wth leather

18s 8d

Item

One old greene chaire of cutt velvett

13 4d

Item

One paire of Andirons, fyre shovell and tongs

6s 0d

Item

Syx olde cushins

6s 0d

Item

One olde boorde clothe & cupborde cloth of greene

5s

Item

Fyve peecs of olde Tapestrye hanginges

8l 0s 0d

Item

One Geneva Byble

3s 4d

 

Sm

10l 11s 8d

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In my Ladies chamber

Item

One feilde bedd covered with red clothe and one greene quilt uppon it wth one chaire, two lowe stooles one longe cushin and one window curtin

10l 0s 0d

Item

Two peecs of tapestrye hangings

6l 0s 0d

Item

One payre of creepers, fyre shovell and tonges, one skryne, old olde cushin, one olde little folding Table

5s 0d

Item

One warmingpanne in the gentleweemens chamber

2s 0d

 

Sm

16l 7s 0d

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In the Gallery

Item

Fower peecs of Tapestry hangings containing clxxxx elles

20l 10s 0d

Item

One olde cooche bedsteed

5s 0d

Item

One olde chaire

3s 0d

 

Sm

20l 18s 0d

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In an Inner chamber there

Item

One olde fetherbedd and bolster, one blanckett, one dornix coveringe and one pillowe

20s 0d

Item

One peec of olde hanginge

30s 0d

 

Sm

50s 0d

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In another chamber next to that

Item

One fetherbedd, one rugg coveringe, and one canopye of sarzenet hanginge

8l 0s 0d

 

Sm

5l 0s 0d

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In the Carpett chamber

Item

One carpett frame with a peec of worke uppon it and yarne belonging therewith

20s 0d

 

Sm

20s 0d

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In the Greate dyneinge chamber

Item

Sixteene joyned stooles

10s 8d

Item

One longe turkye carpett olde and two cupboard clothes unto it

8l 0s 0d

Item

One old greate chaire & one longe ... cushin, in it, two little backe chaires of leather there, two stooles, one foote stoole, three olde cushins and a feilde table

26s 8d

Item

Three olde cushins

3s 0d

Item

One hundred and twenty fower elles of Tapestry hangynges

20l 0s 0d

 

Sm

30l 0s 4d

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In the Boy chamber

Item

One old feilde bedd covered wth embrodered worke, one longe cushin, one chaire & two lowe stooles with certen armes thereuppon

6l 13s 4d

Item

One quilt of Turkey sylke

6l 0s 0d

Item

One downe Bedd, one bolster one payre of pillowes two flock mattresses, two blancketts and one olde Rugge

6l 13s 4d

Item

Creepers, fireshovell & tonges

18d

 

Sm

19l 8s 2d

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In the Inner chamber there

Item

One fetherbedd, one bolster, one blanckett, one coveringe one old dornix hanginge to the same chamber

33s 4d

Item

One olde close stoole panne

4s 0d

Item

One broken table

3s 4d

 

Sm

40s 8d

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In the Brick chamber

Item

One feilde bedstead covered with olde black damask, with carrell curtens, one bedd and bolster of downe, two pillowes,

One payre of blancketts and one rugge

10l 0s 0d

Item

Tapeestrye hanginge to the same chamber

8l 0s 0d

Item

One olde cupboarde clothe and window curten

20d

Item

One paire of creeps & tonges

4s 0d

 

Sm

18l 4s 8d

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In the Inner chamber there

Item

One fetherbedd, one bolster, one coveringe

33s 0d

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In the Clochouse

Item

One Bedsteed

2s 6d

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In Godsalves chamber

Item

One fetherbedd, one bolster, one bolster, one coveringe of Dornix

33s 4d

Item

Certen wooll there

30s 0d

 

Sm

4l 5s 10d

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In Daniells chamber

Item

One fetherbedd, bolster and coveringe

13s 4d

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In Herberts chamber

Item

One fetherbedd, one bolster and coveringe

15s 0d

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In the Kitchen boyes chamber

Item

One coverlett and bolster

12s 0d

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In Hedges chamber

Item

One fetherbedd, one bolster, one blanckett, one coveringe of Dornix

13s 4d

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In the washehouse

Item

Certain tubbs and other lumber whatsoever

10s 0d

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In the Bakehouse

Item

Two yron Trevills, three bottles with one kummer and other lumber remayninge

13s 4d

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In the Milkhouse

Item

One cheese presse & charnes trugg and other lumbers

20s 0d

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In the Gardyners chambers

Item

One fetherbed and coveringe

13s 4d

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In Mr Dickensons chamber

Item

One fetherbedd, one bolster, one pillowe, one blanckett, one rugg and one olde testr over it

50s 0d

Item

Three peecs of Tapystry hanginges

9l 0s 0d

 

Sm

11l 10s 0d

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In Gerrardes chamber

Item

One fetherbedd, one bolster, one blanckett, one Dornix coveringe and one olde bedsteed

20s 0d

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In Turners chamber

Item

One fetherbedd, one bolster, one blanckett and one Dornix coveringe

13s 4d

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In Basbins

 

One fetherbedd, one bolster, one Blanckett and coveringe

13s 4d

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In Rabyes Studye

Item

One olde paire of Virginalls

6s 8d

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In the Kitchen

Item

Weight of pewter in all and of manner of sortes iiic viilbs at vd the pownde

6l 7s 11d

Item

Two copper kettles with yron bales, weighing lxxxxviii lb at vid the pownde

49s 0d

Item

Weight of brasse of all sortes cxxixlbs at iiiid the lb

32s 4d

Item

One wooden beame with one hundred and halfe of leaden weights

13s 4d

Item

One courser and peele, two kitchen knives and one mustard querne

4s 0d

Item

One stone Morter

8d

Item

Six spittes

5s 0d

Item

One payre of yron racks, two pothangs, two payre of pothookes, three grydyrons, one fryinge pan and one yron pott

13s 4d

Item

Two drypping pannes

4s 0d

Item

One Turnspitt Jack of yron and one half C weight of yron unto it, wth certen other lumbers there whatsoever

20s 0d

 

Sm

13l 9s 6d

 

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In the Store house

Item

One brazen morter and pestell, one pewter Ewer, one payre of skales with other nesessaryes there

3s 4d

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In the mayedes chamber

Item

Two fetherbeddes, two bolsters, one olde mattrys, three blancketts and two dornix coverletts

13s 4d

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In the Stylhouse

Item

Two stilles

10s 0d

 

Sm

26s 8d

 

Sm Total

430l 5s 2d

 

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