Earls Colne Manor Court Rolls (ERO D/DPr91 checked with D/DPr74)

16.5.1559 (Tuesday 16 May 1559)

document 65300551

Oldhall whereas at the court here holden on tuesday in the week of pentecost in third and fourth 3PhM 8.6.1557 there came Thos Turnor and Joan his wife and the said Joan alone and secretly examined by the lord's steward surrendered into the lord's hands one cottage with a garden adjoining and the appurtenances called Oldhall lying at the town end of Colne aforesaid as etc to the use and behoof of one Wm Waspe his heirs and assigns on the condition of payment of 7li on the michaelmas.1556 beside 3li beforehand paid as in the said court appeareth now it is found by the homage that the said Wm Waspe hath not paid the foresaid sum to the foresaid Joan in manner and form aforesaid and thereupon the foresaid Thos Turnor hath reentered on the foresaid cottage called Oldhall with the garden adjoining etc appurtenances according to the foresaid surrender thereof by him made and so at this present keepeth him in the foresaid cottage and other the premises with the appurtenances