|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
|Title:||Lease for a year|
|Date:||03 June 1825|
|Good, consistent with age.|
|Parchment : 1 sheet 39cm x 62cm with 2 wax seals and revenue stamp.|
|Summary of contents:|
Richard Wainwright of Tunnell Pit, Parish of Wroot, Lincolnshire. Farmer.
William Pilkington of Thorne, Yorkshire. Gentleman.
William Pilkington obtains a Lease for a Year at the rent of a peppercorn from Richard Wainwright. Evidently, this is the first part of a contract of sale by lease and release.
The property consists of a half share of 10 closes of arable, pasture or meadow, on the levels in the Parish of Wroot, Lincolnshire. The total area is 47 acres bounded on the East by the River Idle.