Assignment

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  • Reference
      GB 418 Booth/2/1/1/83
  • Dates of Creation
      12 Apr 1814

Scope and Content

(1) John Lain of Stockport, machine maker

William Nelson of Manchester, timber merchant

John Bennett of Manchester, wheelwright

(Trustees by the last will of Anthony Bennett, late of Manchester)

(2) Betty Bennett of Manchester, widow

(3) John Smith of Manchester, warehouseman

Ann, his wife

Wilson Rigg of Manchester, draper

Mary, his wife

John Warburton Bridge of Manchester, lime dealer

Elizabeth, his wife

Samuel Bennett of Manchester, grocer

(4) John Bennett in his own right

(5) Thomas Hewitt of Manchester, gent

(a Trustee of (4))

(1) with the consent of (2) and (3) have assigned to (5) a plot of land in Standley Barn Close with several stables, two cookshops and other buildings situate in or near Clowes Street in trust for John Bennett.

Term: residue of a 99 year term

Rent: £2 11s 4d

Witnesses:Robert Kershaw

John Hulme, clerks to Hewitt and Kirk, solicitors