Deed of Trust for Performance of Debts

Scope and Content


1. Arthur Annesley (XI) of Bletchington

Park, Esq.

2. "The Several Persons whose names are

hereunto subscribed as parties executing

these Presents and who are repectively

Incumbrancers on the Estate" (listed


3.a) Edward Henry Rickards of 29

Lincolns Inn Fields, Gent.

b) Samuel Walker of the same, Gent.

PROPERTY: The Bletchington Park Estate,

and other lands in Oxon. and Hunts.

COMMENTS: 1 has fallen deeply into debt,

and the estate into decay. Therefore 2

have agreed to forbear proceedings

against him. In return, 1 gives 3 the

property in trust, as well as all

arrears in debt, so that 3 could use the

profits from the property to repay 2.

At the end of the deed is a schedule of

debtors and the sums which they are