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Wakefield Manor Court Rolls - Scammonden Valley Land Abstracts 1812/13


The Scammonden Valley land information has been extracted from the Wakefield Court Roll books, which run from 1274 to 1813.


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Court Session Details: Name of Owner (Freehold) Name of Proprietor or Tenant Location of Land / Sum Paid At Court: Comments
Date Dwellings.
28/8/1813 Admission of: George Priestley of White Windows in Sowetrby Esq.
- Wiliam Walker of Upper Pike Law surrender to: William Wilcok Esq. George Priestley / William Walker Upper Pike Law, Rishworth 230 / Rent: 0'1'8 1. Messuage and adjoining buildings called Upper Pike Law, Rishworth.
- - - - - - Formerly in the occupation of Anthony Crossley. Now in the occupation of
- - - - - - William Walker.
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- - - - - - 2. Several closes of land called : Ing, Little Ing, Great Field, Lower Field, The Well,
- - - - - - Lower Rough. Formerly in the occupation of Anthony Crossley.
9/7/1813 David Jennings (Stuff Manf.) of Sowerby surrenders to: Richard Howarth Gent. William Bottomley & Charlotte his wife. Acre Head, Scammonden 450'0'0 1. Messuage, cottages, barn, stable and other outbuildings and 3 acres of land  
  - - -     formerly in the occupation of Ely Gledhill. (Under tenant - Elias Gledhill)  
  - - -     Now in the occupation of William Bottomley and John Crabtree.  
         
- - - - Acre Head, Scammonden In above cost. 2. Messuage at Acre Head, Scammonden. Now occupied by William Bottomley.  
- - - -     On a Piece of land adjoining the south end of the 'Upper mill' of his father  
- - - -     John Bottomley. Containing 154 sq yds.  
- - - -        
- - - - - - 3. The fore mentioned land. Rights of access for William Hirst of Rye Field.  
   
- - - - - - Notes: The above deed. Appointed executors by the will of William Taylor, late of
- - - - - - Lower Woodhead, Barkisland, cotton Mnf.
5/2/1813 Admission of: Francis Holdsworth of Nether Royd, Soyland and  
  Whiteley of Pike End, Rishworth.      
    Richard Bowsworth Francis Holdsworth & Alice His Wife. Pike End, Rishworth 112'0'0 Also in deed two dwellings at Nether Royd, Upper Soyland.  
  Sum of 6'6'0 paid to Molly Holdsworth by Nathan Whiteley for lifting the surrender on the said property.          
  A further 93'14'0 paid to Francis Holdsworth by Nathan Whiteley.        
  Property surrendered:        
         
 
 
 

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