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Description: Documents relating to the quarrel between Sir Edward Norris and Count von Hohenlohe.

Date: 1586-1587

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Add. MS 48014, fols. 476-80

Description: Copy of Sir Henry Norris and Sir Thomas Smith's report to Elizabeth I on their embassy to France and the negotiations for the French surrender of Calais, 1567.

Date: n.d.

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Add. MS 48023, fols. 340-9

Description: Answers of Thomas Digges, muster master, concerning the office of Sir John Norris.

Date: [1587]

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Add. MS 48083, fols. 235-8

Description: Note on payments to Sir John Norris for the relief of Bergen-ap-zoom with a memorandum by Henry Killigrew.

Date: September 1588

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Add. MS 48129, fol. 86

Description:

Note of payments, in French, totalling 85,172 florins paid by the United Provinces of the Low Countries to Sir John Norris.

Date: n.d.

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Add. MS 48129, fol. 89

Description: Copy, in Latin, of Elizabeth I's letters patent appointing John Norris Colonel-General and Governor of English forces in the Low Countries, [12 August 1585], with accompanying notes in English.

Date: n.d.

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Add. MS 48129, fols. 69-70

Description: Copy, in French, of Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester's commission appointing Sir John Norris Colonel-General of English forces in the Low Countries in his absence, 28 November 1586.

Date: n.d.

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Add. MS 48129, fols. 71-2

Description: Copy of the instructions for John Norris, Colonel-General of the English forces in the Low Countries, endorsed by Robert Beale, August 1585.

Date: n.d.

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Add. MS 48129, fols. 84-5

Description: Sir John Norris's estimate of English forces in the Low Countries, endorsed by Robert Beale.

Date: May 1587

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Add. MS 48129, fols. 87-8

Description: List of captains of twenty-seven pressed companies and fifteen volunteer bands under Sir John Norris, 1585, ratified by Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, to continue until 12 Apr. 1586

Date: 12 April 1586

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Add. MS 48129, fols. 90-1

Description: Note of pioneers sent from England to John Norris in the Low Countries.

Date: 4 April 1586

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Add. MS 48129, fols. 94-5

Description: Draft instructions for John Norris, Colonel-General of English forces in the Low Countries, with amendments by William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley.

Date: n.d.

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Add. MS 48129, fols. 96-9

Description: Letter to James Bertie, Lord Norris, from Thomas Osborne, Earl of Danby, thanking Norris for his actions in behalf of his petition to Parliament.

Date: 3 April 1681

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Add. MS 63650, fols. 27-8

Description: Letter to Lancelot "Capability" Brown from Willoughby Bertie, 4th Earl of Abingdon, concerning Brown's work at Rycote.

Date: n.d.

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Add. MS 69795, fol. 25

Description: Copy of 1572 pedigree of the Deyncourt family, ancestors of Henry, 1st Baron Norris of Rycote.

Date: n.d.

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Add. MS 74253, fol. 16b

Description: Recovery by Sir Richard Fowler and his wife Julian of the manors of Rycote Magna and Rycote Parva, and of the advowson of Haltone.

Date: [1521]

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Arundel MS 26, fol. 76b

Description: Letter to Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, from Sir John Norris concerning complaints received from the citizens of Deventer regarding Sir William Stanley.

Date: 9 December 1586

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Egerton MS 1694 fols. 66-7

Description: Letter to Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, from Sir John Norris requesting a commission fit for his command in the Low Countries and to grant him authority over Sir William Stanley.

Date: 12 December 1586

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Egerton MS 1694 fols. 68-9

Description: Letter to Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, from Sir William Russell, Sir William Stanley, [Thomas?] Morgan, Sir Roger Williams and Rowland Yorke concerning their refusal to serve under Sir John Norris should he be apppointed to deputise for Leicester in the Low Countries.

Date: 1586

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Egerton MS 1694, fol. 51

Description: Letter to Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, from Sir John Norris concerning the poor state of English companies in the Low Countries.

Date: 13 February 1587

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Egerton MS 1694, fols. 106-7

Description: Letter to Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, from Sir John Norris concerning the poor state of English companies in the Low Countries.

Date: 17 February 1587

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Egerton MS 1694, fols. 108-9

Description: Letter to Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, from Sir John Norris concerning payment for the bearer Captain Crisp in respect of his service in the Low Countries.

Date: 24 February 1587

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Egerton MS 1694, fols. 110-11

Description: Letter to Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, from Sir John Norris seeking licence to repair to Leicester to answer charges laid against him.

Date: 5 March 1587

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Egerton MS 1694, fols. 112-13

Description: Letter to Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, from Sir John Norris concerning the poor state of English companies in the Low Countries.

Date: 11 April 1587

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Egerton MS 1694, fols. 122-3

Description:

Letter to the Privy Council from Sir Edward Norris concerning his quarrel with Count von Hohenlohe.

Date: [c.1587]

Held at: The British Library

Reference: Egerton MS 1694, fols. 157-8

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