Indentures of Lease and Release, the Release dated 24th April 1744 between John Mason the elder of Snitterfield yeoman and William Hopkins of Tanworth yeoman of one part and Nathaniel Smith of Norton Lindsey labourer of the other part whereby the messuage and lands in Norton Lindsey described in DR 38/905 was conveyed by John Mason, in consideration of £3-3-0, and William Hopkins, in consideration of £23, to Nathaniel Smith. Signed by the marks of John Mason and William Hopkins. Red wax seal, shield surmounted by a crest. Witnessed by Thomas Walford and Say Walford. Lease dated 23rd April 1744 for one year by John Mason and William Hopkins to Nathaniel Smith of the same property. Signed, sealed and witnessed as before.