|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
|Title:||Transfer of Mortgage|
|Date:||03 August 1861|
|Good. Very clean and neatly folded.|
|Parchment : 1 sheet 60cm x 73cm with 2 wax seals and duty stamp.|
|Summary of contents:|
Rev William Ashforth Cartledge of York, Yorkshire.
William Walker Tinsley of Sheffield, Yorkshire. Surgeon.
The document begins by reciting an Indenture of 1851 in which John Millington obtains an 800 year lease on property on the corner of Wilkinson Street and Porter Road, Sheffield. In 1852 the Rev Cartledge lent £700 to John Millington on security of this property. The £700 is still outstanding and is now being transferred to William Tinsley.
NB The houses built on the plot were later known (in 1938) as numbers 33 and 35 Wilkinson Street and number 1 Filey Street.