|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
|Title:||Bargain & Sale for a Year|
|Date:||04 July 1808|
|Good consistent with age|
|Parchment : 2 sheets 49cm x 70cm and 47cm x 61cm with 1 wax seal, 1 signature and revenue stamps.|
|Summary of contents:|
Joseph LEE formerly of Horning, Norfolk, now of Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. Maltster.
William WORTS of Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, Miller and Baker.
This is the first part of a contract of sale by Lease and Release in which Joseph Lee is selling property in Horning to William Worts.
The property is listed in considerable detail but in summary consists of a newly built capital messuage, 9 other cottages, malthouse, bakery, blacksmith's shop and about 11 parcels of land totalling 34 acres.
There is mention that some parts of this were acquired by Joseph Lee in 1791 from Thomas Lee of Great Yarmouth.
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