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Statute of the Realm, 1660-1671, CII,
c22-23, 24-25, p.745; this section of the Game Act, 1671, rules that,
unless you were owner or tenant of land worth a certain amount you
were not allowed to own equipment or dogs which could be used for
As you read these three sources look
1. Evidence of landowners, who had a strong influence on government,
having laws passed to benefit them.
2. Evidence that ordinary people did not regard these laws as fair
In Source 2 think about why this act made many ordinary people
Put some of the examples you have found
from these Sources into your Gallery Worksheet.