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Document Number:0411013
Date:08 February 1822
Fair. More than usually discoloured but otherwise in good condition.
Physical description:
Parchment : 2 sheets 60cm x 78cm with 2 wax seals and duty stamps.
Summary of contents
Luke Graham of Barnsley, Yorkshire. Innholder.
John Whitworth of Barnsley, Yorkshire. Saddler.
Robert Richardson of Barnsley, Yorkshire. Esquire.

The document tells us that Luke Graham bought property in Barnsley by indentures of Lease and Release in December 1821, with John Whitworth acting as trustee.

Luke Graham is now selling it to Robert Richardson for 160. The property is in Barnsley, adjoining Sough Dyke, on one side of a road, newly staked out, which runs from Westgate to Sough Dyke. It is vacant ground totalling 553 square yards, lately belonging to the Horn(?) Inn.
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