|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
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|Title:||Lease for a year|
|Date:||01 February 1779|
|Poor. Unfortunately, the wax seal(s) and revenue stamp have been cut off. Otherwise the document is complete but quite grubby and discoloured - not too bad for its age really.|
|Parchment : 1 sheet 35cm x 54cm|
|Summary of contents|
Joseph Cooper of Eccleshall, Staffordshire, Timber Merchant.
William Stevenson of Biana (?), Staffordshire, Gentleman.
Joseph Cooper gives a Lease for a year to William Stevenson at a rent of a peppercorn on property in the town of Eccleshall. It is a parcel of land on meadow ground called The Paddock containing three-quarters of an acre.