|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
|Title:||Lease for a Year|
|Date:||15 October 1818|
|Good consistent with age|
|Parchment : 1 sheet 60cm x 70cm with 4 wax seals, 4 signatures and revenue stamps.|
|Summary of contents:|
Joseph GURNEY of Norwich, Norfolk. Banker.
Richard Hanbury GURNEY of Norwich, Norfolk. Banker.
Joseph John GURNEY of Norwich, Norfolk. Banker.
Dawson TURNER of Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. Banker.
Thomas Osborn SPRINGFIELD of Norwich, Norfolk. Gentleman.
The above Gurneys and Dawson Turner are all partners who are jointly selling property in Horning, Norfolk, to Thomas Springfield. The property consists of:
1) All those "dwellinghouses, granaries, millhouse, malthouses, baking office, cottages, buildings, together with quays, staithes, yards, outhouses ", formerly in the estate of William WORTS.
2) Several closes totalling 45 acres, formerly of William WORTS.
3) 6 other small plots of land totalling about 5 acres.
This document is the first part of a contract of sale by Lease and Release.