|Date:||22 August 1702|
|SOLD - transcription available:||£10.00|
|Very discoloured on the outside but remarkably clean and clear on the written side. Two holes (the largest is 3cm long) along one fold but no words are lost. Overall, good for its age.|
|Parchment : 1 sheet 40cm x 59cm with 2 wax seals, 2 signatures and revenue stamp|
|Summary of contents|
Algernone POTTS of the Cathedral of Norwich, Norfolk. Esquire
and Frances his wife.
Henry YOUNGE of Norwich, Norfolk. Hosyer.
Henry Younge is buying property in Norwich from Algernone Potts and his wife Frances, formerly the wife of Thomas CRANE. The property is a "Capital Messuage" in the parishes of St Peter Hungate and Sts Simon and Jude, bounded on the South by Princes Inn Lane.
Note that this document relates to the same transaction as in document number 0501051. It is for the "further assurance" of the property to Henry Younge, but I am not sure exactly what it achieves!
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