Letter: E. Richardson, Knaresborough to Christopher Sykes, Hull banker

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Sending copy of Award of Peter Johnson and William Withers both of York esq. to settle disputes between Sir Joseph Pennington of Warter and the Duke of Devonshire, C.S., and others, tenants or farmers in Middleton, over claim of Sir J.P. to Pricket Sheepwalk alias Short Lands 'in the form of a Bow' (Kipling Cotes race ground E.; Londesbrough W. & S.;) and uninclosed lands nearby, on which the owners and occupiers of lands and tenements in Middleton claim to depasture their sheep. (29 July 1783)

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Part of an original bundle DDSY/46/38-54