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About document 22

This document is a presentment made for the manor of Hampton Court, Middlesex, dated 1662.

(Catalogue reference: LR 3/40/5 folio 2)

These presentments for the manor of Hampton Court include several complaints: that the common highway has been made dangerous by the overflowing water from a pond built by Oliver Cromwell; that Andrew Pope has failed to pay his rent and consequently has had his lease forfeited; that land has been enclosed and buildings placed on enclosed land.

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  • The document is written in a mixed cursive hand, using both secretary and Italic forms.

 

 
 
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