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Baddesley Clinton


Quitclaim from John Rody of Warrewyk the younger, to John Brome of Warrewyk of a messuage with fields, meadows, pastures, feedings, ponds, fisheries, marlpits, groves, roads, paths, ditches, hedges and all their appurtenances together with woodland extending as far as Kyngeswod' on the one hand and on the other extending by Nonneleyfeld', Geggegrove and Lokkescroft and thus by a lane as far as Grenefeld', and extending on the third side by the wood of the lord of Baddesley Clynton as it is defined by a line of trees growing there, the headland of the said wood extending as far as Ketelstyle. To hold the same for ever. Warranty clause. Sealing clause. Witnesses: Thomas Sydnale of Tonworth' esq.; Richard Merbrooke of Cotbargh' esq.; John Bailly; Thomas Smyth' of Rowyngton'; Edmund Smyth of Haseleye; Thomas Estopp' of Warrewyk and many others. Given at Baddesley Clynton' Friday next after the feast of St. Bartholomew 13 Henry VI [26 August 1435]. Circular seal of red wax on tag, incomplete. 3/4 in. see DR3/223. Figure of the Blessed Virgin Mary standing with the Holy Child in her left arm and a kneeling figure holding ?a torch, all within a cusped quatrefoil. [51/24]