Lease and Release: Edward, Lord Howard of Escrick and Henry Murray of par. St. Paul's, Covent Garden and wife Hon. Anne, to Sir Henry Thompson of York: for £6000 to H.M. and £5000 to Lord H.4

Scope and Content

Manor of Escrick with capital messuage, messuages, cottages, windmill and lands (mentions Lord's Carre, Riccall Hagge, Bloome Croft and West Garth, Fogge Carre; Hither, Middle and Further Hall Flatts; Calfe Close; Horse Close, Buskett Close, Lund Wood, Horse Pasture, Hilly Flatt, the Ings, the Intake, Ricall Parke, Dighton Spring). Advowson of Escrick. Rents specified and tenants named. Reserving the Mosse (200ac. having Kelfeild and closes called the Wrayes S.E.; Lund Carre W.; Wheldrake Moore N. and E.): Witn. Tho. Johnson, Robt. Benson jnr., Bar. Carpenter, G. Benyon.

Attached are receipts for purchase money, 8 - 9 October 1668.

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Part of an original bundle, U DDFA/5/127 - U DDFA/5/138