Lease and Release and Assignment

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(i) George Compton of Brambletye, co. Sussex, esq. to

(ii) Francis Lund of par. St. Martins in the Fields, co. Mdx., gent. and John Currer citizen and grocer of London, as trustees for

(iii) Robert Benson of the Inner Temple esq.

For £3,760 to George Compton by Robert Benson: rectories of Bolton in Lonsdale, co. Lancs., and of Clapham in co. Yorks., with all appurtenances in Bolton, Clapham, Over Kellett, Nether Kellett, Hest, Hanckleckes, Slyne, Awcliffe, Capon Wray, Stapletorne, Beamond, Newby, Auswicke, Wharfe, Feasor and Lawkland, cos. Lancs. and York. (Advowsons of vicarages of Bolton and Clapham reserved): Recites a Lease for lives to George Compton by George, Bishop of Chester (27 May 1663). Witnessed Beniamin Kent, Jo. Roe, Stephen Todd, Oliver Mandy.

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