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Lease, Trumpington etc., Cambridgeshire

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.1808

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In consideration of 5s, John Dowsing of Godmanchester, Huntingdonshire, clerk, leases his farm in Trumpington, 'known by the name or names of Trumpington Huntingtons or Crouchmans', the manor of Tincotts alias Teckingcotts, and further land in Trumpington, Honney Hill in Chatteris, Willingham, Cambridgeshire, in Bardney, Lincolnshire, and in Blagdon, Somerset, for one year to Christopher Anstey DD of Brinkley, Cambridgeshire, and Mary his wife (aunt and heir at law of John Thompson late of Trumpington, deceased) at peppercorn rent, as first stage in process of lease and release. See also Doc 1809. 3 pages, signed and sealed by John Dowsing, witnessed by John Heaton and Philip Carteret Webb, execution acknowledged by Dowsing on the day following, duty stamps. Enrolled in Common Pleas.


  • Creation: 25 May 1748 (21 George III,endorsed as entered in the Bedford Level Company register, 8 Apr 1807)

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1 item(s) (vellum) : vellum

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Presented by E.A.B. Barnard, F.S.A., November 1931

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