|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
|Date:||03 November 1786|
|Excellent condition for its age.|
|Parchment : 1 sheet 80cm x 63cm with wax seal, signature and revenue stamp.|
|Summary of contents:|
Richard Thurrold of Shipdham, Norfolk. (Ironmonger)
Robert Griggs late of Stibbard now of Shipdham, Norfolk. (Shopkeeper)
Thomas Smyth of East Dereham, Norfolk. (Gentleman - Trustee for Robert Griggs).
This is the second part of a contract of sale by Lease and Release in which Richard Thurrold is selling property in Shipdham, Norfolk, to Robert Griggs for £320. It consists of a tenement with barns, stables, warehouse and outhouses, together with 5 acres of pasture adjoining. The property lays next to the churchyard in Shipdham, bounded on the North and East by the highway leading from Bradenham to Norfolk.
We are told that Richard Thurrold acquired the property in 1785 when it was sold by the executors of the will of Davis Long.
See also document number 0506023 for the Lease for a Year which precedes it.