File BUL 13/1, 619X5 - Miscellaneous papers

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BUL 13/1, 619X5


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  • 1634-19th century (Creation)

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Acknowledgement by Richard Bridges of Boston, Lincs., of receipt from Thomas Say, gent., of Tilney of a bond relinquished by Helen Say at age of 18, 1634; undertaking by Ralph Box, citizen and grocer of London, to pay Thomas Say, gent., of King's Lynn £20 p.a. for keeping the banks in West and North Lynn and Clenchwarton in repair and letting his lands there, 1674; acknowledgment by Edward Webb of receipt from Ralph Box of 16s. 8d. 'for the plase (?glase) House in West Lynn' and lands belonging, 1674; accounts between Say and Box, 1676, 1684-1685, mentioning 'the Clayboat'; letters from Box to Say on estate matters inc. 'woodshore' needed to protect West Lynn because of breach of bank at Brewetts Barrs, 1676 and undated; receipts for tithes paid to North Lynn St Edmund by Edmund Say, 1686-1691; ratelist for repair of sea banks at North Lynn, 1688; letters from Henry Box, London, to Edmund Say, King's Lynn, on estate matters, 1694, 1699; letter from Box to Thomas Harwich, King's Lynn, re sea defences, 1703.
Agreement by John Nixon to sell to James Hall a messuage in Cowgate, West Lynn, 1712.
Copies of papers in suit between the Norfolk Commissioners of Sewers and the heirs of Henry Box, esq., deceased, re 'bomb or jetty' at Brewetts Barrs between North and West Lynn, 1700, 1725, with letter Thomas Cromwell to Robert Underwood, 1726.
Manor of Gaywood, acknowledgment of satisfaction by John Menquerat following mortgage by Charles Keene, gent., 1752.
Draft letter between unknown persons mentioning Mr Peyton and describing learning languages, dancing, visiting the Academy etc. (in Italy), (c early 18th century)
MS signed and dated H. Peyton, 1724 'Advice to a Young Student' on conduct and study at University, with reading lists
MS verse 'To the French Nation', a translation of a Latin poem by Mr Dashwood, 1793, and 'The Judge or the Jockey', undated
Mock arms of Tom Paine (1737-1809) - an aristocrat pendant on a lamp post etc.
Letter from the Tithe Commutation Office to Frederick Lane, Lynn, re Burnham Sutton tithe composition, 1840
19th cent. copy of lease by the Crown to Thomas Wilks knight of the manors of Lathes in Burnham and Crabhall in Burnham Sutton and the rectory of Burnham St Clement, 1596
(Printed) Speed's map of Suffolk

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Created 22/11/2004 by Droip. Modified 03/02/2021 by Droab.


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