283. LEASE OF THE MILL AT WATLINGTON 7 FEB. 1481
ABSTRACT. Indenture whereby William Stonor, knight, and John Wroughton, squire, and Henry Dogett, his feoffees, lease to Christopher Holand of Thame the messuage and horse-mill at Watlyngton, wherein Richard Good now dwells, for a term of eighty years from Michaelmas next, at a rent of 26s. 8d. payable in equal portions at Lady Day and Michaelmas. Holand agrees to repair sufficiently the mill at Stonor's cost, and at the end of the term to hand it over so repaired. If the rent is a quarter in arrear Stonor may distrain. If Holand dies within the term the lease is void. Dated at Watlyngton, 7th February, 20 Edward iv.
From Ancient Deeds, C. 124; the seal is lost.