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DIMEV 2632
IMEV 1569.5
NIMEV 1569.5
In the year of Christ one thousand four hundred full trow with four and sixteen
Epitaph, A.D. 1416 — five long and three short lines, irregularly rhyming
Subjects: epitaphs; inscriptions; Skipwith, Richard, of St. Alban’s
Versification: — irregular



Inscriptions:
1.Source: St Alban’s, Hertfordshire, St.Peter’s Church, tomb of Richard Skipwith (d. 1416)
First Lines:
In the yere of Crist on thowsand four hundryd ful trow wyth four and sixteen
I Richard Skipwith…
Editions:
Pettigrew, Thomas Joseph. Chronicles of the Tombs. London: Bohn, 1857, and subsequent printings: 45.
Ravenshaw, Thomas Fitz-Arthur Torin. Ancient Epitaphes from A.D. 1250 to A.D. 1800. London: Masters, 1878: 6.