King Christian III of Denmark confirms the lease of the Faroes to Thomas Koppen, who will have all incomes of the island, and no one else is allowed to trade there, as was originally decided by King Frederick I.
Created for and published on the HANSdoc website of the German Maritime Museum, Bremerhaven, by Bart Holterman in the context of the research project Between the North Sea and the Norwegian Sea: interdisciplinary Studies of the Hanse. Licensed CC BY.
Danske Kancelli, Registre over alle Lande IV, ff. 22r-v.
Særligt stillede landskaber og unionsriger: D 11 Island og Færøerne, Pakke 22 (Supplement II, no. 2)
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Modern Norwegian translation in Norske Rigs-Registranter, copied in Evensen, Savn til Føroyinga sögu no. 53.