Lease in Trust

Scope and Content

Lessee: George Massey of Dunham Massey gent.

Tenement no.: 13.

Property: a close or parcel of land in Altrincham near Blakeley Heath called Raffolds Croft, and another croft or parcel of land lately enclosed from Blakeley Heath adjoining Raffolds Croft (1 a.), late in the possession of John Eccles sen; also 2 fields in Little Broadheath in Dunham Massey called the Bigg Intack and the Little Intack (1 a. 3 r.), late in the possession of John Eccles.

Lessee is to hold in trust for John Eccles and George Eccles, infant sons of John Eccles jun of Bowdon parish clerk dec'd, son of John Eccles sen and nephew of lessee.

Rent: 4s. Consideration: £20.

Surrendered lease: to John Eccles sen of Bowdon "parish clerk" dec'd, [EGR14/2/1/115].