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date: 16 February 2020

Bank [Banke], Richardlocked

(d. 1415)
  • Kathleen E. Garay


Bank [Banke], Richard (d. 1415), justice, was probably the son of John Bank of Bank Newton in Gargrave, in the West Riding of Yorkshire. Bank seems likely to have distinguished himself during his legal training at one of the London inns of court, for his is the only name of a practising lawyer found in the moot cases of the period. He first appears in government records in 1388, when, as ...

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Canterbury and York Society
J. Sainty, ed., , SeldS, suppl. ser. 10 (1993)
Selden Society
Chancery records (Public Record Office)