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February 1554

‘But my faith had armed my resolution to withstand any assault…’ Lady Jane’s conference with Dr Feckenham ‘I have sent you, my dear sister Katherine, a book…’ In the days before her execution, Jane wrote a farewell letter to her … Continue reading

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Executions of Lady Jane and Guildford Dudley – 12 February 1554

‘For, as the Precher sayethe, there is a tyme to be borne, and a tyme to dye…’ Jane wrote a farewell message to Sir John Brydges (the Lieutenant of the Tower), in the prayer book she carried to the scaffold. … Continue reading

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9th July 1553…

Events by Place – Chelsea Manor Events by Place – Syon Lady Jane in her own words

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12th February – 464th Anniversary of the execution of Lady Jane

Events by Place – Tower of London Prayer book message to Sir John Brydges Moments before her execution, Lady Jane made the customary scaffold speech.

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11th February 1554 – Farewell Messages

In the days before the execution, Lady Jane composed a farewell message to her father and a letter to her sister, Katherine. Farewell Message to her Father Farewell Letter to Katherine Grey

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