|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
|Title:||Lease for a year|
|Date:||25 May 1838|
|Parchment : 1 sheet 58cm x 42cm with 2 wax seals and revenue stamp|
|Summary of contents:|
Henry Baker late a ship's carpenter in HM Service but now of Worthing, Sussex. (Mariner)
John Holden of Broadwater, Sussex. (Miller)
This is the first part of sale by Lease and Release in which John Holden is buying property in Broadwater from Henry Baker. It consists of a "Messuage or Tenement, Barn, Pigeonhouse, Stable, Gateroom with 3 roods of land" called Churchgate House.