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Lease from Simon Yeate of Rabbe Crofte under Kyngeshull yeoman, to Thomas Turley of Bagynton', fuller, and Richard Lant of Rabbe Crofte under Kyngeshull', fuller, reciting nos. 1005-6, for 18 pounds, of two walk mills and the two bays of housing where the said two walk mills be situated and also one shop with a chamber over the same, parcel of the premises comprised in the lease of 29 September, 25 Elizabeth; to hold the same for the residue of the term of 21 years, rendering annually 5 pounds; and should there ever be insufficient water to serve all the mills, then one of the walk mills is to be shut down. Dated: 4 July, 29 Elizabeth. Signed by mark. Witnesses: Robert Baker, Edward Moreton, the writer of the deed. Two circular, red seals on tags: i) a fleur de lys ii) a lion passant Endorsed: A lease of a messuage in Rabcroft Meade in the parishe of Stonley, July 4 in the nine and twentyeth yearer of Queene Elizabeth.