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Counterpart of lease to John Bury, tiler, of a tenement and garden for 60 years at an annual rent of 10s 8d, 1474-09-29

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/18/140

Scope and Contents

The property lies between a tenement of William Corner, brewer (E) and a tenement of the college (W) and abuts (S) on the High Street and (N) on vacant ground of the college; it measures 6 yards in width at the S end and 5 yards 2 feet at the N end and is 25 yards in length.
Witnesses: John Coke, mayor; Robert Hungerford, Nicholas Hilton; Thomas Hunning; Geoffrey Fisher, bailiffs
The copy in the Lease Book carries an extensive annotation concerning changes in the dimensions because of the transposition of new buildings by the college in 1566.


  • Creation: 1474-09-29


1 membrane(s) : vellum

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Existence and Location of Copies

Copy in Lease Book 1 at f. 20.

Related Materials

See also 146


Seal: round, shield of arms including two birds above a fess, legend: S' IOHIS DE . . .

Date information

DateText: Michaelmas, 14 Edward IV.


Master and Fellows of CCCC

Finding aid date

2006-01-04 15:47:40+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