|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
|Title:||Lease for a Year|
|Date:||23 June 1815|
|Parchment : 1 sheet 68cm x 45cm with 1 wax seal, 1 signature and revenue stamp|
|Summary of contents:|
William YATES of Shifnal, Shropshire. Land Surveyor.
John FLETCHER of Shifnal, Shropshire. Surgeon.
John CHERRINGTON the Younger of Kemberton, Shropshire.
John FLETCHER (deceased) of Hinnington, Parish of Shifnal, Shropshire. Farmer.
This is the first part of a contract of sale by Lease and Release in which William Yates is selling property in Shifnal to John Fletcher and John Cherrington. We are told that the two purchasers are acting as trustees of the will of Joseph Fletcher.
The property consists of a dwelling house with malthouse and stable which is on the North West side of the road leading from Shifnal market place to the Church.