The anvil was donated to the Northampton Historical Society in 1953 by a Pomeroy family member.
The petitioners, who are occupied in the Newfoundland fisheries, complain that their trade is likely to be destroyed in consequence of the number of Turkish pirates from Algiers and Sallee, the rebellion in Ireland, and the dread entertained of a popish rising.
Dartmouth 1642 To the right honle his majs justices of the peace for the county of Devon.
" Pomeroy also says Ussery "continually yelled and screamed and hollered and told me he was gonna hang me from a tree, and pee on me while I'm hanging." Twenty-six people were killed and 20 others wounded in the shooting at the church.