Petition

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 EGT/3/2/2/10
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 EGT/2/2/142.
  • Dates of Creation
      n.d.
  • Physical Description
      1 sheet.

Scope and Content

To John Egerton, knight, from the tenants of Cholmestion [Cholmondestone? Cheshire]. They petition Egerton to uphold their right of common pasture on the green against William Buckley who is overlaying the common with his cattle.

The original endorsement is followed by a later note, stating: "This may be of service to me in my present Dispute with the freeholders and inhabitants within the town of Knutsford".