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Document Number:0504022
Title:Deed of Covenant
Date:01 January 1895
For Sale:42.00
Good consistent with age.
Parchment : 73cm x 54cm 1 Sheet with 2 Wax Seals, Signatures and Revenue Stamps. There is a plan of the property on the back sheet.
Summary of contents:
John NUTTALL formerly of Matlock Bridge, Derbyshire, now of Bournemouth, Hants. Architect and Surveyor.
George POYSER of the Peveril Hotel, Dovedale, Parish of Thorpe, County of Derby. Fellow of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons.

John Nuttall is selling Copyhold property in Matlock to George Poyser for 1150. It is a plot of 720 sq.yds bounded on the East by the turnpike road from Matlock Bridge to Matlock Bath and on the West by Holt Lane.

In this indenture, John Nuttall acknowledges receipt of the money and covenants to surrender the property to the Lord of the Manor of Matlock, which is a necessary formality for the cmpletion of the sale in the case of copyhold land.

See also Doc. ref. 0504011 which is the Manor Court record of the surrender.
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