26th July 1671 - Charles II 'ran through the city'

Charles_II_(Hawker)In an article about ‘The Belfry formerly standing in the Close, Salisbury’, John Harding wrote:

‘On July 26th, 1671, the bells were pealed when the same monarch [Charles II] “ran through the City”[1]

Pic: By Thomas Hawker (Government Art Collection) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Footnotes

[1] The Wiltshire archaeological and natural history magazine, URL: https://archive.org/stream/wiltshirearchaeo2818godd#page/114/mode/2up

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