Earls Colne Manor Court Rolls (ERO D/DPr91 checked with D/DPr75)

8.8.1576 (Wednesday 8 August 1576)

document 66000456

fine 13s4dit is found by the homage that Wm Wade the elder that held to him and his heirs of the lord by the rod etc the half of one feed or pasture of one wood of the lord called Bettingsland otherwise Bettingsland Grove lying in Colne aforesaid as by the meets and bounds etc as in the court here holden on tuesday in the week of pentecost     Edw6 more at large appears died since the last court thereof sole seised and that Edw Wade is son and next heir of the said Wm and of full age who being present in court came and prayed to be admitted thereto as to his right and inheritance to whom by the lord's steward there is seisin thereof delivered by the rod to hold to him his heirs and assigns of the lord by the rod to the will of the lord etc