Mary Queen of Scots is executed at Fotheringay (35 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Mary Queen of Scots is executed at Fotheringhay. Elizabeth heavily fines William Davidson, a Secretary of State, for his share in sending the death warrant to Fotheringhay and Treasurer Burghley remains in disgrace until July.

Citation:
Editors. "Mary Queen of Scots is executed at Fotheringay". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16289, accessed 07 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. Anglican Reformation 16th Century - Politics and Religion