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Document Number:0509071
Title:Mortgage
Date:14 February 1852
For Sale:60.00
Condition:
Good consistent with age.
Description:
Parchment : 1 sheet 64cm x 80cm with 2 wax seals, 1 signature and duty stamps
Summary of contents:
PARTIES
William Silversides of Sherburn, Yorkshire. Innkeeper
Emma Simpson of Southwell, Nottinghamshire. Spinster

SUBJECT
William Silversides is mortgaging property in Sherburn, Yorkshire to Emma Simpson for 200. The property consists of:

i. Messuage now used as an inn with barn, stables, cowhouse and garden behind.
ii. Lately erected cottage in the yard behind (i).
iii. Parcel of meadow of 3 acres.

The inn is on the East side of Town Street in Sherburn. We are told that William Silversides aquired the property in 1851.

A separate paper receipt is attached saying that the mortgage and interest were repaid in 1853 after the death of Mr Wm Silversides.
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