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Document Number:0508038
Date:09 October 1852
For Sale:65.00
Good consistent with age
Parchment : 1 sheet 62cm x 78cm with 3 wax seals, 2 signatures, revenue stamp and small plan of the property.
Summary of contents:
Matthew HASSELL of Sandbach, Cheshire. Armer.
Richard HALL of Sandbach, Cheshire. Shoe Maker.
William DEAN of Sandbach, Cheshire. Shoe Manufacturer.

Matthew Hassell is selling property in Sandbach to Richard Hall for 72/18/-d. It consists of a plot of land of 229 square yards. It is bounded on the South East by Elworth Street and on the North West by a new road intended to be called Bradwall Street.

There is mention of a John Hassell (now deceased) connected with this property in 1824, and of another John Hassell in June 1852. Also mentioned is Mary, the wife of Matthew Hassell.

Note that William Dean appears to act only as a Trustee and plays little real part.
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