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Robert of Watlington (fl. 1320)

Mayor of Oxford, 1323/4

Robert of Watlington (or de Watlyngton) was elected Senior Bailiff in 1308 and again in 1315.

He was elected Mayor of Oxford for 1323/4.

Watlington was the receiver of murage in 1327.

† Robert of Watlington died after 1327.

In 1378 another Robert Watlington, possibly a relative, was a butcher in Oxford who leased Binsey’s meadowland.










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