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Counterpart lease to John Bagger, shoemaker, of two tenements with a garden for 40 years at an annual rent of 30s., 1499-03-17

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/18/157

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The tenements lie together between a tenement of Master John Corner, presbyter (E) and a tenement of Master John Swift, executor of Master Malster, in which William Pigott formerly lived (W) and abuts (S) on the highway and (N) on land of the said John Corner; of these the one which lies next to Corner's tenement contains 6 yards in width at the S. end and 5 yards 2 feet at the N. end and is 25 yards long; the other, next to John Swift's tenement, is 6 yards 1 foot wide at the S end and 6 and a half yards at the N end, and is 18 and a half yards long. The garden is 42 feet long and 20 feet wide and abuts (N) on land of the said John Corner.
Witnesses: Robert Moorhouse, mayor; John Adam; Thomas Crimme; Hugh Chapman; John Dalle, bailiffs
Endorsed: vacat


  • Creation: 1499-03-17


1 membrane(s) : vellum

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Seal: oval, device of a merchant's mark (?) (very poor impression)

Date information

DateText: 14 Henry VII.


Master and Fellows of CCCC

Finding aid date

2006-01-20 16:58:46+00:00

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Repository Details

Part of the Corpus Christi College Archives Repository

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