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Document Number:0807001
Title:Lease for a Year
Date:24 December 1802
For Sale:45.00
Very good for its age
Parchment : 1 sheet 43cm x 63cm with 1 wax seal, 1 signature and revenue stamp
Summary of contents:
Thomas SHUTE of Park Street, Bristol, Gloucestershire. Surgeon.
The Rev Alexander AKEHUST of Iron Acton, Gloucestershire.

This is the first part of a contract of sale by Lease and Release in which Alexander Akehurst is buying property in Iron Acton from Thomas Shute. (NB We are told that the wife of Thomas Shute is named Anne).

It is a close of 6 acres of land called The Churchfield at Acton Ilger.
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