Writ of Edward II to the sheriff of Berkshire commanding him to empanel a jury at a place and time to be specified by Ayliston and Hungerford for the inquisition upon the complaint by Alice Beaumont concerning the taking of land of her inheritance into the king's hand, the land having been leased to Beche by her late husband.
Nature of endorsement:
[On face].By the council.[On dorse].Barantyn replies just as appears by the panel sewn to the writ.
Kingston Bagpuize, [Berkshire]; Faxfleet, [East Riding of Yorkshire].
Edward II, King of England; [Drew de Barantyn], sheriff of Berkshire; Robert de Ayliston; Robert de Hungerford; Alice [Beaumont], widow of William Beaumont; William Beaumont, late husband of Alice Beaumont; Robert de la Beche.
The writ is dated in its dating clause to 12 July 1324 (17 Edw. II).