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Document Number:0501084
Title:Mortgage
Date:28 June 1849
Price:55.00
Condition:
Good, Exceptionally clean and neatly folded.
Physical description:
Parchment : 1 sheet 63cm x 80cm with 2 wax seals and duty stamp.
Summary of contents
PARTIES
John Foster of Birkenshaw, Parish of Birstall, Yorkshire, Mason.
William Fawthrop of Northowram, Yorkshire, Butcher.

SUBJECT
John Foster is borrowing 100 from William Fawthrop on security of a plot of land in Birkenshaw, Birstall, Yorkshire. The plot contains 138 square yards and is bounded on the North side by the Upper Close.

The document mentions previous indentures of 1828 and 1834 concerning the piece of land which was originally owned by Samuel Drake of Birkenshaw.
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