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Document Number:0609008
Title:Mortgage
Date:01 January 1827
For Sale:30.00
Condition:
Poor. Several tears (up to 6cm long) at the corners of the folds and some small blots along one fold. Remains legible throughout.
Description:
Paper : 1 sheet 75cm x 50cm 3 wax seals, 3 signatures and revenue stamps. The paper is watermarked 1824.
Summary of contents:
PARTIES
William SCOTT of Barnstaple, in the County of Devon. Conveyancer.
George WILKEY of Barnstaple, in the County of Devon. Mariner.
Christopher VICARY of Marwood in the Count of Devon. Gentleman.
Charles CARTER of Barnstaple, in the County of Devon. Gentleman.

SUBJECT
The document concerns a dwellinghouse at Litchdon in the town of Barnstaple, Devon, together with half of the cellar behind. We are told that in 1823 and 1824 George Wilkey mortgaged this property to William Scott for 200.

The mortgage is now being transferred from William Scott to Christopher Vicary. Charles Carter appears to be acting as a Trustee.
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