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Ms. Oversize 40 John Eyr mortgage
TitleJohn Eyr mortgage
- Eyr, John
- Garlyke, Nicholas
Call numberMs. Oversize 40
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)
- bibid: 9945897033503681
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania
LanguageIn English, with endorsement in Latin
Mortgage, in the form of a conditional bond, by which Eyr "sold" to Nicholas Garlyke for a stated amount all his lands at Bradwall in the parish of Hope, Derbyshire. Eyr was to receive about two-thirds the amount at the sealing of the transaction. He and his heirs had 13 years to repay the first payment, at which time the sale would be void; otherwise, he would receive the remainder of the stated amount and the sale would be complete. With signature (Jhon Eyre) and seal tag with fragment of seal, dated 16 August 1538, with an endorsement in Latin on the verso recording that it was enrolled before the custodians and clerks of the peace in Derbyshire on 6 December 1538. The upper edge of the charter is scalloped.
Extent1 item (1 leaf) : 315 x 428 mm
- Sold in a collection of charters at auction at Sotheby's, 7 July 2009 (lot 10).
- Real property--England--Derbyshire
- Legal documents
- Seals (artifacts)
- Manuscripts, English--16th century
- Manuscripts, Renaissance
- 16th century
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