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Lease [and release] indenture, Shefford, Bedfordshire

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.208

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Charles Millward senior, of Silsoe Bedfordshire, releases to John Austin junior of Shefford certain land in Shefford, now in his possession by indenture of Lease dated the previous day, to him and his heirs for ever to the use of him and his heirs for ever. Witnesses: Edward Francis, Thomas Nuttkings. On the back is a receipt for the consideration money signed by Charles Millward. Witnesses: the same. One seal is attached.


  • Creation: 28 Feb. 1721

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1 item(s) (vellum) : vellum

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Presented by Mrs Charles Williamson of Kempton, Bedfordshire, 20 April 1915

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