The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
NIMEV TM 1778
Two men came riding over Hackney Hay
A prophecy on the fall of Reeves Abbey — two couplets
Subjects: prophecies; Reeves, abbey of
1.Source: London, British Library Cotton Titus D.XII
, f. 93v
Twoe men came riding ouer Hackney hay
The one of a blacke horse
þe other on a gray
The one vnto the other did say
Loe yonder stood
Reues that faire Abbay
Wright, Thomas, and James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, eds.
2 vols. London: Smith, 1845: 1.205.