Series KL/C 51 - Corporation estates: leases

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KL/C 51


Corporation estates: leases


  • 1571-1811 (Creation)

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The leases have been arranged, like the deeds, by parish, with leases identifiably relating to the same property placed together. The arrangement, numbering and indexing of this series is not complete: the cataloguing status of the groups of leases is as follows:

King's Lynn, 1573-1811 (KL/C51/1-153, listed); South Lynn, 1571-1803 (over 100 leases, interim list available); Gaywood, 1610-1807 (c.50 leases, interim list); Hardwick, Islington Middleton, Setchey, and Wiggenhall St Mary and St Peter, 1613-1801(c.30 leases, interim lists).

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