Stop of Exchequer

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Historical Context Note

Cash payments are suspended for twelve months, sending thousands of businessmen bankrupt. An economic council is organised with Shaftesbury a President and Locke as Secretary.

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Editors. "Stop of Exchequer". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 January 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=1060, accessed 24 July 2014.]