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Document Number:0502041
Date:10 October 1804
For Sale:50.00
Poor. The document has probably been stored in a slightly damp environment and is very badly discoloured, but appears to remain entirely legible.
Parchment : 2 sheets 60cm x 76cm with 1 wax seal, signature and revenue stamps.
Summary of contents:
James Whittle of Mackerfield, Lancashire, Blacksmith
Robert Griffiths of Scoles, Wigan, Lancashire, Cotton Spinner

This is the second part of a sale by Lease and Release of 4 cottages in Scoles Street, Wigan, by James Whittle to Robert Griffiths.

The recitals at the start of the document go back to 1777 when the property first came into the hands of James Whittle (the father of the seller in this contract).
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