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Coventry deeds and papers


Gift with warranty from Reginald the merchant (mercator) of Coventr' to Richard the merchant (mercatori) of Coventr' of a certain parcel of land in Coventr' in `vico Comitis' [Earl Street] lying between the land of Richard de Wenga and the land of Roger Haustin'; to hold the same of the said Reginald rendering annually 20 shillings of silver (4 terms); and for this the said Richard gives one mark. Witnesses: Richard de Blokevill', John Heyer, Pagan Pak', Walter Blundo,Alexander de Glovernia, Godfrey le Mercer, Robert de Nortfolc, Benedict Floutar', William the merchant (mercatore), Warin the merchant (mercatore) and others. Seal on tag: a pointed oval, green, damaged. A flying bird, under a crescent. Legend: [S' RE] GINALDI LE MERCER. Endorsed: xx sups;. Reginaldus mercator filius Ormonis.