|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
|Title:||Lease for a Year|
|Date:||01 October 1833|
|Good consistent with age. Slightly grubby on the outside and stained in a number of small spots but still very clearly legible.|
|Parchment : 1 sheet 52cm x 68cm with 3 wax seals, 3 signatures and revenue stamps.|
|Summary of contents:|
Jonathan RUDGE of Tredegar, Monmouthshire. Gentleman.
Henry RUDGE of Liverpool, Lancashire. Gentleman.
Thomas EDWARDS of Ross, Herefordshire. Gentleman.
Samuel JONES of Hope Mansell, Herefordshire. Labourer.
This is the first part of a contract of sale by Lease and Release in which Samuel Jones is buying property in Hope Mansell from the other 3 parties. It is a plot of 22 perches and adjoins the garden of Samuel Jones. We are told that it was originally part of the wasteland of the Parish but was enclosed some 40 years earlier.