Colne Priory Manor Court Rolls (ERO D/DPr21)

8.10.1608 (Saturday 8 October 1608)

document 33201941

it is ordained that no inhabitant within this view should make take or accept any tenants to live in any cottage newly built or in any other dwelling house unless from ancient times it was allowed in the houses and tenements by the laws and statutes of this realm of England