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Document Number:0904001
Date:25 March 1872
For Sale:55.00
Parchment : 1 sheet 59cm x 70cm plus separate paper memorandum 40cm x 33cm. Two wax seals, 1 signature and revenue stamp.
Summary of contents:
James BRIANT of Fordingbridge, Hampshire. Farmer.
John COVENTRY of Burgate House, Fordingbridge, Hampshire. Esquire.

James Briant is selling property in Fordingbridge to John Coventry for 1000. The property consists of:

1) 8 acres of arable land at Nether Burgate, surrounded on 3 sides by land already owned by John Coventry. Number 856 on the Parish Tithe Map.

2) A cottage with 1 acre of pasture land in Burgate Marsh, already in the possession of John Coventry. Number 940 on the Parish Tithe Map.

In the separate memorandum the property is let back to James Briant for 6 months at a rent of 30.
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