Bill for work on the Council House garden, 1582

Council House Bill

Council House Bill

In 1582, improvements were made to the Council House in Shrewsbury. The following document is a bill for work carried out on the garden. It gives details of the work that people were employed to do, such as men to carry earth and make banks and women to do weeding. There is also a list of the seeds which were bought to plant in it.

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