Mortgage: Ely Street, Stratford-upon-Avon
Mortgage dated 1 July 1748 by Samuel Price of Stratford-upon-Avon, distiller, to Michael Evetts of the same place, yeoman, of a messuage in Stratford in Swine Street [Ely Street], late in the possession of Thomas Newcombe, Mrs. Delagar and Samuel Welchman and now in the possession of the mortgagor, having a warehouse of Richard Allen, grocer, on one side and a tenement late Thomas Newcombe's, called the 'Green Dragon', on the other, together with barns, stables, etc. thereto belonging for 500 years to secure the payment of £100 with interest on 1 January ensuing. Witnesses: Dionysius Bradley and Thomas Swan. Endorsed with an acquittance from Michael Evetts to Dionysius Bradley for £107 5s. 0d principal and interest, with covenant to assign the mortgage to him or at his direction, 15 December 1749.