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Counterpart of lease of Alexander Wood of Fulbourn of a garden for 60 years at a rent of 5s., 1477-06-11

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/08/213

Scope and Contents

The garden is next to a tenement of William Barforth (S) and abuts on a tenement of the college (E).
Witnesses: Robert Cope, mayor; William Ward; William Barforth; John Ward; William Waleys, bailiffs.
Marginal note that this is the tenement for which Jesus College pays 12d by the indenture of Master Lincoln.
Notes on dorse: "Alexandr' Wode' (later) nunc Mr William Nelson"; "a garden in the tenure of mr wulf bocher out of lease"


  • Creation: 1477-06-11


1 membrane(s) : vellum

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Severely damaged at top right: stained and corner torn off.

Former / Other Reference

IX 11.s

Existence and Location of Copies

Copy in Lease Book 1 at ff. 29v-30 with Parkerian annotation concerning later occupation of the site by Dr Thomas Wendy.


Seal: round, device of a tree between the letters 'al' and 'ex'.

Date information

DateText: 17 Edward IV.


Master and Fellows of CCCC

Finding aid date

2004-10-27 13:30:51+00:00

Genre / Form

Repository Details

Part of the Corpus Christi College Archives Repository

Corpus Christi College
Trumpington Street
Cambridge CB2 1RH United Kingdom