Rental of the Manors of Earls Colne and Colne Priory (ERO D/DPr118)

1854 (1854)

document 80000370

Copyhold of Earldom - quitrent 1s Wm Phil Honywood 3.11.1852 on surrender of Rich Oliver Johnson to all that toft or piece of ground (whereon a cottage formerly stood) lying in the lane called Park Lane leading from Earls Colne towards Colne Park and containing in length 45y - in breadth at one end 4y and at the other 10y - lying between a field there called Petty Field and the said lane

purchase fine 1835 R.O. Johnson £15

1734 Abigail Johnson wife of Oliver - will of brother Jos Abbutt

1755 proclamation for heirs of Abigail Johnson to come in

1756 seized into hands of lord for want of tenant

1759 Jos Shepherd grant from the lord to build

1781 Jn Shepherd death of father Jos

1823 Isaac Joslin Watson will of Jn Shepherd

1833 Rich Oliver Johnson surrender of I.J. Watson

A sketch is given of this copyhold with the tenement called the Wickhouse - page 85 ( (426) )

A good brick cottage in which miss Octavia Johnson resided from the death of her father till the sale of the property by her brother Rich Oliver Johnson 1852