Petition

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Petition to the King's Council by Richard de Hoghton for the recovery of 50 marks in the hands of the king's officials, being issues of the manor of Molynton Banastre [Little Mollington], which was held of Sir Robert Banastre by William de Lee and his heirs, namely first by his son, Henry, and then by his daughter, Sybil, wife of Richard.

'Et adoncs Sire Hughe de Audeley qe deux assoille fuist Justice de Cestr' et Sire Willam de Burstowe Chambrelein'.