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Incriminating Evidence - Anthony Babington Letter

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This letter exchange, between Anthony Babington and Mary, Queen of Scots, led to the downfall of both.  Francis Walsingham, a key advisor to Elizabeth I, was monitoring communications between Mary and her supporters.  When this document came into his possession, he had evidence to condemn the former queen.


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