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Document ReferencePw2 Hy 863
TitleAddress of the Archbishop, Bishops and Clergy of the Province of Canterbury, to Anne, Queen of Great Britain and Ireland; n.d. [c.1703-1709]
Date1703-1709
Extent2 ff
LevelItem/file
Content DescriptionCongratulates Queen Anne on the 'wonderful success' of the previous year; hopes that her actions will make her reign 'famous to posterity' and 'reduce that formidable power' which 'has so long threatened us and the rest of Europe'; says that they have thanked God for the success at the beginning of the campaign; gives thanks for the queen's actions and those of the Duke of Marlborough who have 'given life and spirit' to the alliance; praises the Queen for the liberal and just state of he government; believes that the church will flourish under her; hopes that God will continue hi 'gracious case of providence over your sacred Majesty'.

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Termreligions, Church of England
royalty, popularity
wars, War of the Spanish Succession 1701-1714, attitudes towards

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Persons
CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA13806Churchill; John (1650-1722); 1st Duke of Marlborough; created 1702; Marquis of Blandford1650-1722
NA29632Church of England; Canterbury Province, Archbishop, bishops and clergy of;
NA18608Anne (1665-1714); Queen of Great Britain and Ireland1665-1714
Places
CodeSet
PL10835/Canterbury/Kent/England
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