Counterpart Lease for Years

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 418 Booth/2/1/1/28
  • Dates of Creation
      13 Sep 1776

Scope and Content

From (1) John Gore Booth of Salford, esq

James Massey, esq

Samuel Clowes the Elder of Broughton, esq

Samuel Clowes the Younger of Chorlton, esq

Thomas Gorton of Salford, merchant

(Trustees of the Booth Charity lands)

To (2) Alexander Sumner of Manchester, joiner

Land in Manchester known as Standley Barn Close (as shown on a plan at the foot of the deed). Boundaries and size given.

(2) to erect dwelling houses on the land within 2 years of


Term: 99 years

Rent: £4 11s 3d

Witnesses: W[illiam] Whitehead

R. Milne