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Agreement for sale to CCCC of Brians Close (2½ acres), Dovehouse Close (2½ acres), and 80 acres of arable land, meadow and leas, scattered in the fields, with the liberty of sheepgate and fold-course belonging to a messuage called Brians, 1587-12-16

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/22/2

Scope and Contents

The document records the assent of John Russell, as lord of the manor of 'Holmehall in Stowquy'; the exclusion of a watermill from the liberty; the previous ownership of Sir Francis' father, Sir John Hynde, and the former occupation by John Sterne and Thomas Smith on a 40-year lease


  • Creation: 1587-12-16


1 membrane(s) : vellum

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference



Seal: round, shield of arms (includes a chevron (chequy?) between 3 hind's heads). Signed,

Date information

DateText: 29 Elizabeth.


Sir Francis Hynde

Finding aid date

2006-04-13 18:49:05+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