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Coventry deeds and papers


Gift with warranty from William de Olneya lord of Esthull' to John son of William, clerk, of all the land lying at Esthull' between the land of Gilbert le Poter and the land of Thomas le Horewell', namely the land which Roger le Poter held of the said grantor; to hold of him with the right of gift, sale and exchange except to monks, paying annually 3 shillings (4 terms); and for this the said John gives 5 marks. Witnesses: Robert de Kaneleg', Robert `capellano', rector of the church of Stivechehal', Thomas de la Horewell', Gilbert le Poter, Richard de Sancto Marco, Mathew Hyb'mens, Richard Nigro, William Gupill', Rannulph de Stivechehall' and many others. Seal on tag: circular, black. Device obscure. Legend: SECRETVM WILL'I Endorsed: i) by AG, faded. ii) Whorewell