Spreading the news

Sue Marsden erincaters at Y2o2Q5sKrsFK5FNJyFAHxyfkr8qsaX7oqvlEYH-4v3VauQmrVQSCZXrTbuoByahOvDfw1rBKmBGyBXenqtwaiZHh.yahoo.invalid
Sat Oct 24 16:36:34 BST 2009

This has no obvious bell connections (yet) but can anyone tell me how
quickly news would have spread in the mid 17th Century? specifically I
am wondering how fast news of Oliver Cromwell's death would have
reached rural villages, say 200 miles from London.


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