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Document Number:0703001
Title:Manor Court Document
Date:13 May 1811
For Sale:18.00
Condition:
Very good for a paper document of this age
Description:
Paper : 2 pages 20cm x 32cm
Summary of contents:
PARTIES
Thomas NICHOLSON of Preston-le-Skerne, Durham (Yeoman)
Michael PAYNE of Norton, Durham (Gentleman)
Harrington LEE of Darlington, Durham (Mercer)
William BOURE of Scorton, Yorkshire (Clerk)
Wilson FAWCETT of Scorton, Yorkshire (Farmer)
Joseph ARROWSMITH of Scorton, Yorkshire (Gentleman)

SUBJECT
This is a Court Document of the Manor of Bondgate and relates to two closes of land in Coatham Mundaville, Durham, totalling 7 acres.

We are told that Thomas Nicholson, Michael Payne and Harrington Lee, are surrendering this property and that William Boare and Wilson Fawcett are being admitted to it. In reality, these two latter are holding it in trust for Joseph Arrowsmith who has paid 40 for it.

There is mention that Joseph Arrowsmith has also bought a substantial area of freehold land in Coatham Mundaville from Thomas Nicholson for 3528.
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