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Document Number:0702008
Title:Mortgage
Date:05 June 1823
For Sale:65.00
Condition:Somewhat grubby on the outside as folded, but very good on the written side
Description:
Parchment : 2 sheets 63cmx78cm with 4 wax seals, 2 signatures and revenue stamps
Summary of contents:
PARTIES
William RICKETTS of Knockholt, Kent. Captain RN
William WATSON of Rye, Sussex. Gentleman.
Jeremiah CURTEIS of Tenterden, Kent. Esquire.
George CURTEIS of Tenterden, Kent. Esquire.

SUBJECT
George and Jeremiah Curteis are lending 350 to William Ricketts on the security of property in Tenterden, It consists of a messuage on a plot of land 149ft x 38ft at Wet Cross on the South side of the turnpike road.

There is mention of an earlier contract relating to the same property which also involved a Benjamin Ricketts and Elizabeth his wife.
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