Indenture between Richard Broughton, Thomas Lingen and John Weaver, 1597

Scope and Content

Indenture by Richard Broughton esquire, and Thomas Lingen, gentleman, in favour of John Weaver, yeoman, to lease for 8 years 2 parcels of land in Wilton [Wiltshire?] previously in the tenancy of Thomas Baskerville esquire, for the sum of £60.

Administrative / Biographical History



Single item

Conditions Governing Access

By appointment with the Keeper of Manuscripts. Access to records containing confidential information may be restricted.


Call number used to be ms20

Other Finding Aids

Individual Manuscripts and Small Collections database available as part of Manuscripts Database.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Vellum: two sheets 28x24cm. Pricked. Originally one folio, cut down the centre and trimmed on the right margin with consequent loss of text. Slit for seal tag.

Archivist's Note

Description compiled by Maia Sheridan, Archives Hub project archivist, based on material from the Manuscripts Database

Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the Keeper of Manuscripts. Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of documents.



Geographical Names