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M1300 A: Edith who was the wife of John de Bishampton v. Prior of Worcester and 34 others. Breach of close justified by prior's right to access priory's aqueduct under her house for purposes of repair. [1]

M1300 B: Bailiffs as peacekeepers. [2]

T1303 A: Bailiffs and right to arrest and imprison on suspicion. [3]

T1314 A: Rescue from the undersheriff (Robert de Warwick) by the bailiffs of Worcester (John de Hornyngwold and Adam de Pyrie) of an approver (Thomas de Poywick)in Worcester prison who escaped and was recaptured. [4], [5]

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  • M1347 A: Rex v. Simon Groos spicer and Richard Trysele barkere bailiffs of the city of Worcester. Trading in wine and victuals while they were bailiffs, against the statute. [6] rcp

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