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Stratford-upon-Avon, Old Stratford, Bishopton, Shottery Welcombe


Indentures of Lease and Release, the Release dated 21st November 1768 between John Payton of Stratford-upon-Avon innholder of one part and William Greenall of Milcote in the Parish of Weston, Gloucestershire of the other part whereby John Payton in consideration of £1000 to him paid by William Greenall conveyed to the said William Greenall all that two yard land and eight lands in the Common Fields of Stratford-upon-Avon, Shottery and Bishopton purchased by John Payton of Edward Hiccox, John Berry and Thomas Gisborne also the premises referred to in DR 38/1202 DR 38/1207 purchased by John Payton of John Cooper (see DR 38/1229) subject to a proviso for redemption upon repayment of £1000 by John Payton to William Greenall. Signed John Payton. Seal, a stork crowned. Witnessed by William Hunt and Thomas Cleaver. Lease dated 20th March 1768 for one year of the same premises by John Payton to William Greenall. Signed, sealed and witnessed as before. Counterpart Release signed by William Greenall.