Harlakenden Account Book (ERO Temp.Acc.897)

17.4.1617 (Thursday 17 April 1617)

document 22701840

17.4.1617 received of goodman Wright for his half years rent for Kings Wood ended at the annunciation last and the Rushey Piece (352) (352a) at 25a Curdes Pieces at 20a the piece next that being The Pound Piece (338) 11a behind the hay barn 6a the little field new broke up 3a Johnsons piece that Wade held 9a at 6s8d per acre in all 74a 12li6s8d abating for the half of 13stone of oats at 15d per lb 3li5s and for the kells and mending and planchering the stables and stubbing Pilgrims Piece which cost him 28s I must pay all his rates for the piece for this year so received of him in full 9li18d and it is further agreed that for the whole years walk of the ploughed lands he must give me 40s per annum and weed all the corn and lay on all the compost and waterfurrow all and mend the fences received likewise for this half years rent 20s