Alternative Reference numberJC/846
TitleIndenture of Lease, dated at Norton [Derbyshire], from William de Chaworth lord of Norton to Thomas de Jordanthorpe, Agnes his wife …, of a messuage with lands and appurtenances, formerly in the tenure of Roger Payn, for the term of their lives, at a yearly rent of 10s and two suits at the Great Court of Norton
DescriptionDate: Friday after the Feast of Saint George in the 41st year of Edward III.

Vellum : one skin, small Chaworth seal in yellow wax.

Notes : The lord granted sufficient timber for the erection of a house, with "howsbote and haybote" and reserved to himself the right of digging coal and stone and cutting wood on the land.

The lease seems to have been originally for three lives, probably including a son of the lessees, but the name has been obliterated throughout the deed.

Incorrectly numbered JC/836 in original published catalogue.
Date[23 Apr 1367]
Extent1 item
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