James, Duke of York, is restored as Lord Admiral

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Historical Context Note

James, Duke of York, is restored as Lord Admiral since Charles II has given him dispensation from the Test Act, allowing him to avoid conforming to Church of England practices.
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Editors. "James, Duke of York, is restored as Lord Admiral". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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