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Assignment of lease, Cambridge

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.1893

Scope and Contents

In consideration of #310, William Jardine Purchas esq of Milton, Cambridgeshire, assigns the residue of two 37-year leases on properties in Post Office Yard, Cambridge, to Joseph Stuart of Cambridge, breeches-maker. Each lease has about 30 years to run. 3 pages, signed and sealed by Purchas, witnessed by John B ?Goufret and John Ingle, duty stamps. Endorsed with receipt for consideration money, same signatures. Further endorsed: 'No 4'.


  • Creation: 21 Dec. 1797 (37 George III)

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1 item(s) (vellum) : vellum

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

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