Earls Colne Manor Court Rolls (ERO D/DPr70)

25.5.1507 (Tuesday 25 May 1507)

document 60300614

it is likewise ordained that no tenements or other dwellings within this town near the High Street shall make or cause to be made any baries or stiles on the backsides of their tenements there being for for footpaths to be had into the pasture or fields of the lord or other the tenants there to their hurt on pain of every of them to lose to the lord for every default 20d therefore the bailiff charged to warn the aforesaid tenants and inhabitants of the decree aforesaid