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Meriden (Alspath) deeds and papers


Confirmation from James Brito, lord of Allespathe to the monks of St. Nicholas of kerkebi [Monks Kirby] of a virgate of land together with all increments in Allespathe, formerly belonging to Godwin and his heirs, which was granted in frankalmoign to the said monks by Ivo, son of Aschetillus, grandfather of the said James in recompense for injuries he had done to the said monks during the civil war. Witnesses: Robert chaplain, Alard, deacon de Widibroc [Withybrook], William de Waure [Brownsover], William de Neuham , William de Hardredeshul [Hartshill], John the clerk, William `Servulo'(?) Tag, seal lost. Endorsed: Alespathe.