|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
|Date:||22 November 1864|
|Good consistent with age. The ink is a little pale but perfectly legible.|
|Parchment : 1 sheet 59cm x 76cm with 1 wax seal, 4 signatures and revenue stamps|
|Summary of contents:|
Thomas WEBSTER of Leicester, Leicestershire. Grocer.
William BAINES of Leicester, Leicestershire. Hatter.
Edward Shipley ELLIS of Leicester, Leicestershire. Spinner.
Matthew MAXFIELD of Leicester, Leicestershire. Gentleman.
Thomas Webster is mortgaging property in Leicester to the Leicester Building Society for £300. It consists of 9 houses numbered 11 13 15 17 19 21 23 25 and 27 Wheat Street, which appears to have been bought by Thomas Webster the previous day.
A memorandum added on the back records the mortgage was paid off on 20/5/1870. This memorandum is signed by the 3 trustees.