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Document Number:0505113
Title:Mortgage
Date:01 January 1820
For Sale:72.00
Condition:
Very good for its age.
Description:
Parchment : 1 sheet 65cm x 79cm with 1 wax seal and revenue stamp.
Summary of contents:
PARTIES
Thomas JOHNSON of Lowestoft, Suffolk. Ship Builder.
Joseph GURNEY of Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. Banker & Carpenter.
Richard Hanbury GURNEY of Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. Banker & Carpenter
Joseph John GURNEY of Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. Banker & Carpenter
Dawson TURNER of Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. Banker & Carpenter
John BRIGHTWEN of Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. Banker & Carpenter

SUBJECT
Thomas Johnson is borrowing 500 from the other 5 people on a mortgage on property in Lowestoft. We are told that Thomas Johnson acquired this property by Indentures of Lease and Release in 1809, but has already borrowed 800 from Mary ATTHILL of Halesworth, Suffolk on the same security.

The property consists of a piece of land called 'The Gun Close' of 6 acres with dwelling house and shops lately erected by Thomas Johnson. It abuts on the Turnpike Road towards the East and the common pasture of Lowestoft towards the South.
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