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Document Number:0807002
Date:20 February 1872
For Sale:56.00
Good consistent with age
Parchment : 1 sheet 58cm x 70cm with 4 wax seals, 3 signatures and revenue stamp
Summary of contents:
Henry Carpenter RAY of Bristol, Gloucestershire. Attorney.
John ARNOLD of Button Ferry, Glamorgan. Forge Manager AND Elizabeth, his wife.
Thomas WATTS of Staple Hill, Parish of Mangotsfield, Gloucestershire. Farmer.
James PATON (deceased) of Staple Hill, Mangotsfield, Gloucestershire.

Elizabeth Arnold is selling property at Staple Hill, Mangotsfield, to Thomas Watts for 400. Of this sum, 105 is paid to Henry Ray to whom a mortgage for this amount is outstanding.

The property came to Elizabeth Arnold from her father, James Paton, (who died in 1859), and consists of a Bees House called the Red Lion with 3 cottages on adjoining land, all on the South side of the turnpike road from Bristol to Mangotsfield.

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