Lease

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 EGR14/2/4/41
  • Dates of Creation
      1 Jun 1729
  • Physical Description
      Condition: severely affected by dampness and mould-growth causing extensive decay and weakening of parchment.

Scope and Content

Lessee: Henry Hope of Bollington bricklayer.

Tenement no.: 9.

Property: a messuage and tenement in Bollington now in the possession of Hope.

Lives: Richard Stelfox of Bollington yeo; Mary Stelfox, wife of Richard Stelfox; Elizabeth Stelfox, their daughter.

Rent: 16s 6d. Heriot: best goods, or 40s, whichever shall be required. Consideration: £50.

Surrendered lease: unspecified (2 lives in being).

MS. Endorsed: "22 Jan 1732. To add 2 lives for £55. Richard Stelfox".

Access Information

EGR14/2/4/41 cannot be made available to researchers because of its poor physical condition.