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Meriden (Alspath) deeds and papers


Gift with warranty from William son of Richard le Bonrith' of Alspath to Stephen de Cleybrock of the same of all his lands and tenements which Richard his father held in Alspath, lying in breadth between the meadow of William Submont' and the meadow of William Suer on one side and the road leading to Wymulnegrene(?) on the other, and extending in length from the land of the said William Submont' to the land of William Delehul,Chaplain, and the land of Thomas Le taulour; to hold to the said Stephen and his heirs for ever of the chief lord of the fee.

Witnesses: Gerard de Alspath', William Waldyeve, Walter de ----cot, Henry de Fylongley, Richard Alein of Pakinton' Priors, William de Kynewaldeshey of Alspath, Richard `super montem' of the same, William Honnfrey of the same, William de Sotton' and others.
Dated at Alspath, Sunday after the Nativity of St. John the Baptist, 15 Edward II.
Tag, seal lost. Endorsed: i) Redditus Bonriche: iiii sups; viii supd; Allispath [AG] ii) 1. Bonriche 2. Cleybrok' 3. Harward [AG] 4. Lucas