Hale Leases for Lives

Scope and Content

Individual tenements or holdings are numbered up to 32 in the leases below. However, tenement numbers 21, 24, 28 and 29 are not represented.

Dating: the majority of leases date from the period 1700-1840, with a single example from 1684 (EGR14/2/8/34) and two leases from 1696 (EGR14/2/8/1 & /4).

Acquisition Information

All items were received from the Stamford Estate Office in Altrincham in April 1981, except for the following which were received on 31 January 1991: EGR14/2/8/14-15, /20-21, /23-24, /26, /31-32, /35-36, /40-41 & /46.