Lease for Years

Scope and Content

Lease from (1) Ralph Hartley of Strangways [Strangeways, Manchester], gent., to (2) Edward Byrom of Manchester, gent. Consideration: annual rent of £26. Property: messuage, burgage and tenement near a place called the Marketsted Lane, Manchester, then occupied by (2). Term: 11 years.

Signature on turn-up: Ra[lph] Hartley. Red wax impressed seal, damaged, on parchment tag. Endorsed with names of witnesses.

Former reference: 5/36