Viewing Event Record: Chancery, Margaret Brayne vs the Burbages: Bryan Ellam deposes

Abstract

Bryan Ellam, carpenter, testifies on behalf of the Burbages that James and Cuthbert Burbage have spent £30 or £40 in building and repairs to the Theatre within the past six or seven weeks, and that overall they have spent about £240 or £230 on improvements over the last fourteen years.

Date Event Recorded

Date
From: 25 February 1592 (Source of claim: original)

Date Event Happened

Date
From: 1576 To: 25 February 1592 (Source of claim: transcription)

Venues

Name
Theatre

People

Name Role
Burbage, James defendant
Burbage, Cuthbert defendant
Ellam, Bryan deponent
Brayne, Margaret plaintiff
Brayne, John playhouse financier
Allen, Giles property owner

Event Type

  • court case
  • playhouse business