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Document Number:0412023
Title:Lease for a year
Date:17 March 1813
SOLD - transcription available: 8.00
Condition:
Good consistent with age. Some discolouration.
Physical description:
Parchment : 61cm x 45cm. 2 wax seals and signatures
Summary of contents
PARTIES
Joseph DUNKERLEY of Manchester, County of Lancaster. Cotton spinner.
Joseph BLAIR of Manchester, County of Lancaster. Merchant.
Peter FLETCHER of Manchester, County of Lancaster. Merchant.
Charles FLETCHER of Manchester, County of Lancaster. Merchant.

SUBJECT

This is the first part of a contract of sale by Lease and Release in which Joseph Dunkerley is selling property at Knott Mill, Manchester to Peter and Charles Fletcher. The property particularly includes 11 dwelling houses, a spinning factory, steam engine and engine house.

Note that Joseph Blair acts only as a trustee for Joseph Dunkerley and plays little real part.
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