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

19.6.1570 (Monday 19 June 1570)

document 65700568

fine 13s4dit is found by the homage that Robt Walshe out of the court and since the last court surrendered into the lord's hands by the hands of Lewice Jegon the bailiff in the presence of Robt Reade and Jn Parker the lord's customary tenants the same witnessing one barn with a garden adjoining with the appurtenances called Pannells to the use and behoof of Rich Sigge his heirs and assigns on condition following viz that the foresaid Rich Sigge or his certain attorney his executors or administrators pay or cause to be paid to the foresaid Robt Walshe his heirs executors or administrators at the now dwelling house of Joan Turnor widow in Earls Colne aforesaid 9li of good and lawful money of England in manner and form following viz at the feast of pentecost 1571 40s and so yearly during four years next coming at the said feast of pentecost 40s and at the feast of pentecost in the fifth year 20s for the full payment of the said 9li and if there shall be default in payment of the said sum of 9li or of any part thereof in manner and form aforesaid that then it may and shall be lawful for the foresaid Robt Walshe his heirs and assigns into the foresaid barn with appurtenances to reenter and the same to have again as in his former estate licence thereto being first had and obtained this present surrender and seisin thereof delivered in any wise notwithstanding whereupon to this court came the said Rich Sigge and according to the surrender aforesaid prayed to be admitted thereto to whom by the lord's steward there is seisin thereof delivered to hold to him his heirs and assigns of the lord by the rod to the will of the lord according to the custom of the manor and he made fine and fealty and is admitted the lord's tenant