It is attached to the duchy of Lancaster, a crown office, and retains the chancery court for the county palatine.
On the day of the call Wilkes went to the crown office and demanded his writ, which was refused him by the deputy-clerk.
The information is filed in the crown office without the leave of the court.
The sense of its charm may be said to have been born and bred in him, for he was born and spent his childhood in crown office Row.
He pretended that his charge of grand chaplain was a crown office, of which he could not be dispossessed, without resigning.