Manuscripts and Special Collections

TL 1/55/2 : Presentments at the Laxton manorial court, 1809

Manor of Laxton
Pains Presentments and Bye Laws made concluded and agreed upon at a Court holden in and for the said Manor the 15th day of October in the Year of our Lord 1808 For the Lord of the said Manor.

The Names of the Homage

John Hunt, Foreman
George Lee
William Newstead
Richard Woofitt
John Birkett
John Bagshaw
William Nicholson
sworn George Peck
James Hays
William Lee
Thomas Gibson
John Jepson
William Cocking
William Harpham
William Pindar

October 21st 1809 lb s d
First we present Chas Doncaster for Laying Manure heaps in the Green Lain 0:1:0
We present Ann Roos for her Horses Tresspassing in the Corn field 0:2:0
We present Wm White for Plowing up Bothem of Rongsyke 0:0:6
We present George Taylor for Do [ditto] 0:0:6
We present John Johnson for Plowing and Making a Ditch on the Commons Top of Rongsyke 0:0:6

By Us - John Hunt
Willm Newstead
George Lee
John Burket
Tho. Gibston
John Jepson
Richd Woolfitt
John Bagshaw
Jas Hayes
We present John Brownlow for a Horse Trespassing in the Corn field - 0:2:6

George Peck
Wm Cocking
Wm Harpham
Wm Nicholson