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Lease, Cambridge

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.1897

Scope and Contents

John Newling esq, John Apsey, brazier, William Roberts esq, John Prentice, baker, Taylor Harwood, watchmaker, and John Smith, cabinet-maker, all of Cambridge, trustees of Mrs [Susannah] Forrester's charity estate, lease to John Forlow esq of Cambridge a dwelling house and connected properties in Post Office Yard and in an adjacent yard, opposite Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge, for 40 years at an annual rent of #26. Forlow is to take out fire insurance for #300, and enters bond of #100 for further security. 3 pages, signed and sealed by Newling, Prentice, Harwood, and Smith, witnessed by John Finch and Elliot M Smith, duty stamps. Endorsed with corrected schedule to a coloured plan of the property on page 1. Further endorsed with calculations of expiry of leases, in a contemporary hand.

Dates

  • 1 Nov. 1802 (43 George III)

Conditions Governing Access

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Extent

1 item(s) (vellum) : vellum

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

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

Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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