Colne Priory Manor Court Rolls (ERO D/DPr20)

11.6.1555 (Tuesday 11 June 1555)

document 53702106

to this court came Wm Mathewe and Eliz his wife and Eliz herself by the steward being solely and secretly examined and acknowledged surrendered into the hands of the lord one tenement with garden adjoining and appurtenances situated and being in Holt St namely between a tenement of Jn Game junior on the west part and a garden of Jn Sparrowe on the east part as by the metes and bounds etc to the use and behoof of Jn Ruggles and Agnes his wife and the heirs of Jn himself who present in court came and sought admittance thereof and they were admitted thereof tenants of the lord to whom by the steward the lord delivered thereof seisin to hold to them and the heirs of Jn himself from the lord by the rod at the will of the lord according to the custom of the manor etc and they gave to the lord etc
fine 20d and made fealty to the lord