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  SP 14/216, f.90; declaration of Guy Fawkes. In this document Guy Fawkes describes how he was recruited into the famous Gunpowder Plot of 1605 while serving as a soldier in the Low Countries. It makes clear what the plotters' motives were and what they intended to do.
 
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  As you read these three Sources,
-compare the attitudes and personalities of Campion and Hamertun.
-Look for evidence of the government's attitude and their network of anti-Catholic informers.
In Source 3 look for:
-names of the plotters;
-their motives;
-their intentions.

 
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  SP 14/216, f.90; declaration of Guy Fawkes
 
 
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