|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
|Date:||06 November 1786|
|Good consistent with age|
|Parchment : 1 sheet 86cm x 66cm with 1 wax seal and revenue stamp|
|Summary of contents:|
Robert Griggs of Shipdham, Norfolk. (Shopkeeper)
Mary Rising of Mattishall, Norfolk. (Widow)
Robert Griggs is mortgaging property in Shipdham, Norfolk, to Mary Rising for £300. It consists of a tenement with barns, stables, warehouse and outhouses, together with 5 acres of pasture adjoining. It lays next to the churchyard in ShIpdham, bounded on the North and East by the highway leading from Bradenham to Norwich.
In addition to this mortgage, we are told that Robert Griggs, and Richard Sharr of Stibbard, Norfolk (farmer), have executed a bond with a penal sum of £600 to secure the repayment of the loan.