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Document Number:0607025
Date:25 November 1803
For Sale:50.00
Generally good for is age. There is one stain (1cm dia) and a small hold (3mm long). The printed heading "This Indenture", is in poor condition. Otherwise clearly legible throughout.
Parchment : 1 sheet 66cm x 82cm with 2 wax seals, 2 signatures and revenue stamps
Summary of contents:
Richard KEYS of Stoke in the Parish of Stone, Staffordshire. Brassmaker.
George VERNON of Hilderstone Hall, Staffordshire. Gentleman.

Richard Keys is mortgaging property in Stone, Staffordshire to George Vernon for 3000. It consists of the following. all of which is bounded on one side by the Grand Trunk Canal:

1. The Little Meadow at Stoke in the Parish of Stone, containing 1 rood and 20 perches, with a dwelling house on it.

2. A Brassworks erected on this plot.

3. An adjoining piece of land of 1 acre, with buildings now in construction for enlarging the brassworks.

4. Offices consisting of 3 rooms adjoing (3)

5. A lime kiln on some part of the property.
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