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Lease, Cambridge

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.1886

Scope and Contents

In consideration of #225, John Forlow of Cambridge, common brewer and alderman, leases to William Jardine Purchas esq of Cambridge, his tenement in Post Office Yard, Cambridge, recently occupied by Forlow's late father, John, for 37.5 years from the previous Michaelmas, at an annual rent of #8. Signed and sealed by Forlow, witnessed by John Purchas and Peter Robinson, duty stamps. Endorsed: 'No 1'.


  • Creation: 18 Oct. 1790 (30 George III)

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1 item(s) (vellum) : vellum

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by E.A.B. Barnard, F.S.A., April 1932

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