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Keresley deeds and papers


Lease from John Waid, Richard Smyth, William Hopkyns, Richard Hopkyns, Julynes Herrynge and William Phynes, feoffees of lands given by Elizabeth Swillyngton for the maintenance of the high-ways about the city of Coventr', to Thomas Proctor of Keresley, yeoman, for 20 shillings, of a croft in Keresley called the `longe croft' (part of the said land for the maintenance of the highways) except the wood and trees growing therein; to hold of the said feoffees from the feast of St. Michael next ensuring for a term of 21 years paying annually 20 shillings (2 terms). Dated, 18 July 11 Elizabeth. 6 tags and seals missing. Endorsed: a leese betwixt John Wad and otheres [LG].