Lease and Release the release being a conveyance from Richard Hawkins of Rowington labourer and Bridget his wife to Joseph Price of Rowington tailor of a cottage, garden, orchard and appurtenances in Rowington formerly in the successive occupation of John Cranmore and Richard Staples but then of William Eden, which property the said Richard purchased from Thomas Reynolds. To hold the same for ever. Consideration: £29. 9 and 10 October 1765. Signed: the marks of Richard Hawkins and Bridget Hawkins. Two circular seals of red wax applied. 1/2 in. A lion rampant to the sinister. Witnesses endorsed: Joshua Harborne; Mathew Payne.