Editors. "The Earl of Northumberland is executed at York for treason". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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The Earl of Northumberland, who had fled to Scotland after his involvement in the Northern Rebellion of 1569, is brought back to York, where he is executed for treason.
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