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Edward Cooke of Askerne, yeoman; Leonard Huscrofte of Askerne, yeoman.
14 acres 1 rood arable in Askerne, comprising 4 acres 3½r. scattered in the north field, 5 acres 1½r. scattered in the middle field, 4 acres scattered in the south field; toft or close in Askerne called Lawne Yeard, containing 4 acres.
Warranty of title by Cooke and his wife Jennett for 7 years.
Lands of Cooke in Askerne, in occupation of himself and Alice Longbothom, widow, are rated at 5 oxgangs according to the custom of Askerne. The lands sold form part of those 5 oxgangs, and the rate therefore divided, Huscrofte hereafter to bear charges for 1 oxgang, Cooke for the remaining 4.

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