Grants of Liberty to Construct a Watercourse

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 EGR1/1/4/8
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 bundle 201/T.
  • Dates of Creation
      Jan 1621/2
  • Physical Description
      3 pieces, sewn together at top-left corner, a) uppermost.

Scope and Content

Party (1) in each piece grants liberty to Sir George Booth (1566-1652) to construct a watercourse to carry water from springs in Hale Moss in Hale and Altrincham, through various lands in Altrincham, to the Peck Mills of Dunham Massey.

Covenants: (1) in each piece is to allow (2) entry to cleanse the watercourse and maintain its banks.