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Lease of land, Willingham, Cambridgeshire

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.1671.A

Scope and Contents

Thomas Gearing, M.A., and Anne Marshall, widow, of Willingham lease to Edward Negus, blacksmith, of Willingham, a piece of land ... to convert use into possession. This piece of parchment has been used as a binding for a collection of paper sheets bearing the minutes of Courts Baron etc. held in sundry manors of Cambridgeshire (see MS Doc.1671). The parchment is not quite complete as the right-hand edge has been cut away and part of the bottom, so that the names of the witnesses have gone.


  • Creation: Jan. 1690

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1 item(s) (vellum) : vellum

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by C.E. Townley, M.A., 17 August 1931

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