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Grant: Chapel Lane, Stratford-upon-Avon


Grant from John Wylkyns of Halesowen, co. Worcs., lately dwelling in Stourbridge to John Smyth, tailor, of Stratford-upon-Auon, and Alice his wife, of one half burgage in Dedelone [Chapel Lane] between the land of the Abbot of Reading and land of the Prioress of Pinley. Witnesses: John Sclatter, capital bailiff of the town of Stratford, John Harrop and William Couper, sub-bailiffs, John Webbe and John Mayell. Dated at Stratford on the feast of the Ascension of our Lord, 21 Henry VI [1443]. Circular seal of red wax: a merchant's mark.