Earls Colne Manor Court Rolls (ERO D/DPr68)

14.3.1453 (Wednesday 14 March 1453)

document 57900125

waste and that Wm Short made waste upon a parcel of the tenement of Michells in cutting down six pieces of oak each of them thereof in length 16ft or more without the lord's licence and selling them etc without making any repair upon the aforesaid tenement for himself etc to the grave damage and in contempt of the lord etc therefore it is presented to distrain him etc to reply to the lord concerning the aforesaid contempt etc against the next etc