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Document Number:0509036
Title:Mortgage
Date:31 December 1859
For Sale:55.00
Condition:
Very good
Description:
Parchment : 1 sheet 61cm x 73cm with 1 wax seal, signature and revenue stamp
Summary of contents:
PARTIES
Henry Cowley of the City of Oxford, Oxfordshire. Builder.
Henry William Townsend of Headington, Oxfordshire. Gentleman.

SUBJECT
Henry Cowley is mortgaging property in Heading to Henry Townsend for 300.

We are told that Henry Cowley bought the property in 1858 at which time there were 5 cottages on it, but now there is only one dwellinghouse recently erected by him.
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