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Copy of grant to Simon Simson, burgess, and Agnes his wife of a tenement, 1474-01-13

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/11/82

Scope and Contents

The tenement lies between a tenement of Thomas Hulcott, lately of William Alrethy (W) and a tenement once of Simon Bentybow, later of John Belton and lately of Henry Simson and now of John Cadge (E) and abuts (N) on the highway and (S) on a tenement of CCCC called 'le Cardinals hatt' (dimensions given).
Extensive note on dorse in 16C hand concerning a meeting between the Master and Messrs Gill, Fanne and at the backside of the Cardinal's Hat for the 'tryall of the iiijs rent payed by Mr Gyll for his barne ende standyng in part upon the college grownd' and memorandum that in the lease of the Cardinal's Hat there is an 'error in the buttlement where it butteth the ground at the west upon the cocke grownd where it should be, by Gill's deed, upon our own ground'


  • Creation: 1474-01-13


1 sheet(s) : paper

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Stained with old sellotape repair (replaced by document repair tape).

Former / Other Reference

XII 82

Date information

DateText: 13 Edward IV. The copy is 16th or early 17th century.


William Therkill and J. Cymberman

Finding aid date

2005-05-13 14:43:27+00:00

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Repository Details

Part of the Corpus Christi College Archives Repository

Corpus Christi College
Trumpington Street
Cambridge CB2 1RH United Kingdom