|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
|Date:||22 May 1867|
|Good, consistent with age.|
|Paper : 2 sheet 33cm x 20cm signed and with embossed revenue stamps. Contains a second Indenture of 13/05/1876 written on he back cover.|
|Summary of contents:|
|Cuthbert MORSON of Bishop Auckland, Country Durham Joiner.
Richard BOWSER of Bishop Auckland, County Durham. Gentleman.
Cuthbert Morson is borrowing £54 from Richard Bowser on security of the Kings Arms Inn in Bishop Auckland. The Inn is on the North side of the Market Place and has cottages, joiners workshop, slaughterhouse and other outbuildings attached.
Also included in the mortgage are 2 cottages in High Bondgate Street and Back Bondgate Street.
The second Indenture of 1876 tells us that Cuthbert Morson died in 1872 leaving his property to 2 sons, Henry and Cuthbert. They are paying off the mortgage and the property is being reconveyed to them.