Scope and Content

Lease (prior to release) from (1) Edward Byrom of Manchester, linen draper, eldest son and heir of Edward Byrom, late of Manchester, linen draper, deceased, to (2) Joseph Byrom of Manchester, mercer, brother of Edward Byrom at (1), and younger son of Edward Byrom deceased.

Property: messuages, burgages and tenements in Manchester in or near a street called the St Mary Gate [St Mary's Gate], formerly the inheritance of Edward Byrom deceased, and now in the several tenure of various individuals. Rent: 6d.

Signature on turn-up: Edw[ar]d Byrom. Paper covered seal on parchment tag. Endorsed.

Former reference: 5/40