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Document Number:0507001
Title:Lease for a Year
Date:12 August 1747
For Sale:25.00
Condition:
Poor. The revenue stamp in the top left hand corner has been cut away but the remainder of the document is very clear and clean for its age.
Description:
Parchment : 1 sheet 56cm x 45cm with wax seal and revenue stamp removed
Summary of contents:
PARTIES
Thomas Priest of Offley, Hertfordshire. Gentleman.
Christopher Tower of Hunsmore(?) Buckinghamshire. Esquire
Thomas Medlicott of Cottingham, Northamptonshire. Esquire.
Thomas Tower of Inner Temple, London. Esquire.
John Washer of Lincoln's Inn, Middlesex. Esquire.

SUBJECT
This is evidently the first part of a sale by Lease and Release.

Thomas Priest is selling the Manor and Lordship of Brayes in the Parish of Willian, Hertfordshire, to the other four parties.
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