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Baddesley Clinton


Gift from Thomas Edwards of Haseley and Margaret his wife to John Eberall of Hatton of a field called Byrchynfyld' in Baddesley Clynton lying in breadth between the land of William Aldebury on the one hand and the land of Henry Rychardes on the other and extending from le Byrchengroue as far as the little lane leading towards Whytmarlepyttes, as it is enclosed by hedges and ditches. To hold the same for ever, rendering 2d. annually to the chief lord of the fee in lieu of all secular services and demands. Warranty clause. Sealing clause. Witnesses: Lawrence Eberall' of Balsale; Thomas Barnehurst of Knoll'; William Byrd of the preceptory `domineo' of Balsall'; John Byrd of the same; Richard Evets of the same; William Evets of the same; Robert a Ley of Baddesley Clynton and many others. Given at Baddesley Clynton 6 September 6 Henry VIII [1514]. Tag for seal. [51/35]