Contract to repair stables, 1670

Scope and Content

Contract, dated 28 Dec 1670, containing an undertaking by John Brown to repair the stables he rented from Thomas Panton, and to stop up the water course from the horse pond in Round Mill Yard. Signed and sealed by John Brown.

Administrative / Biographical History

No information available at present.


Single item.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Given by E.K.Timings in 1975.

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Collection level description.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

190 x 200 mm. On paper. Includes an applied impression of the seal of John Brown, in red wax, round, 15 mm, with a device of a griffin's head.

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Sarah Aitchison as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.

Conditions Governing Use

Copies may be made, subject to the condition of the original. Copying must be undertaken by the Palaeography Room staff, who will need a minimum of 24 hours to process requests.