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Document Number:0711059
Title:Feoffment & Appointment
Date:29 January 1798
For Sale:75.00
Good consistent with age
Parchment : 1 sheet 82cm x 60cm with 5 wax seals, 5 signatures and revenue stamp.
Summary of contents:
William DOWNS of Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. (Surgeon)
John Barker BELL of Gorleston, Suffolk. (Beer Brewer)
James CANDLER of Gorleston, Suffolk. (Cordwainter)
James SAYERS of Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. (Gentleman)
Edmund WISEMAN of Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. (Book Keeper)

The document relates to a piece of land of 25 perches in Gorleston, Suffolk, on the West Side of the highway from Gorleston to Corton.

We are told that in 1792 John Bell mortgaged this property to William Downs, but has since paid off the mortgage. He is now selling it to James Candler for 26. James Sayers and Edmund Wiseman both act only as trustees and play no real part.
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