Counterpart Lease

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 EGR14/2/4/26
  • Dates of Creation
      16 Sep 1797
  • Physical Description
      Condition: affected by dampness and mould growth, paper fragile.

Scope and Content

Lessee: Thomas Shaw jun of Bollington yeo.

Tenement no.: 4.

Property: a messuage and tenement in Bollington formerly called the Great or Old House, now in the occupation of Shaw and Joseph Cobham, and fields and parcels of land thereto belonging called the Barn Field alias the Well Field, the near Moor and far Moor, the Long Field, the Great Hand Field, the nearer and further Lesser Hand Fields, the Intack, the Sound Heath and Lane, the near, middle and far Black Earth, the Brickford Eye and Bollington Eye (22 a. 23 p.) and other closes (8 a. 3 r. 3 p.).

Rent: £8. Heriot: £5. Consideration: £1200.

Endorsed: "Out of lease 4 January 1853".