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Document Number:0506121
Title:Release
Date:19 October 1773
For Sale:95.00
Condition:
Very Good for this age with exceptionally clear handwriting
Description:
Parchment : 53cm x 61cm 1 sheet with 4 wax seals, 3 signatures and duty stamp.
Summary of contents:
Parties

Cliff Richmond the elder of Ashton Caines, Wiltshire. Gentleman.
Cliff Richmond the younger of Ashton Caines, Wiltshire. Gentleman.
John Harris the elder of Branch (?) Hurst, Hampshire. Gentleman.
John Harris the younger of Branch (?) Hurst, Hampshire. Gentleman.
William Davies of Lanvetherine, Monmouthshire. Gentleman.

Subject

This appears to be the second part of a sale by Lease and Release since we are told that a Lease for a Year was made on the previous day.

The two Cliff Richmonds and the two John Harris are selling property in Langeview, Monmouthshire, to William Davies for 100. It is a piece of meadow of 6 acres known as Gworloed (?) Gleebe and is on the North side of the highway from Usk to Monmouth.

We are told that Cliff Richmond the younger is the eldest son and heir of Cliff Richmond the elder. Similarly John Harris the younger is the eldest son and heir of John Harris the elder.
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