Assignment of Letters Patent, with Letters of Attorney, for £330, 22 September 1618, (i) William Wintour, esquire, and William Bell, gent., to (ii) Warren Goughe and Arthur Rowles, and appointing George Madocke of Woolaston and John Madocke of Middle Temple to deliver seisin: A messuage, three cottages with gardens and orchards; parcels of land (456 acres): four closes (72 acres), late in possession of Arthur Rowles, called Welcrofte, wheatcrofte, Paseley, Brockholmes (Brockhollands), Hollemyne and Pasties Hills (Pasters Hills); three parcels, late in occupation of Warren Goughe, called Nedgefield, with cottage and barn called the Court place, Gibbons ley, Tanhouse Hill (Atkins hill), the long Rode (the Rodes), Hanging head (Hanging heeld), parcel in the Wyrralles, parcel called Elsabeth Ruddinges, two parcels adjacent lane from St. Briavels to Colpattes pit, parcel of pasture called Honyefeild, parcel of mead adjacent way from St. Briavels to Wigate, two parcels called Shaltockes, parcel called the Harpe, nine parcels called Wilsburie, Heavengate grove, Heavengate lease, Sleds lease, Gorshill (Gosthill), Limstone meade, Finche Hill, Wall meadow and Barnefeild, two parcels, one adjacent lane from St.Briavels to Colpattes pit, the other near way from St.Briavels to Wilsburie green, annual rents: For Nedgefield 8s for Honefeild 8d, for Gibbons ley 8d, for Wilsburie, Heavengate grove, Heavengate lease, Sledes lease, Gorsthill, Lymestone meade, Fynch Hill, Wall meadow and Barnefeild 5s 8d, and for the rest 15s 6d. To be held of the Castle of St. Briavels in free socage. Signatures of William Wintour and William Bell

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      GB 216 D/D Yc 498
  • Dates of Creation
      22 September 1618
  • Language of Material
      English
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      1 parchment; two seal-tags and two armorial seals