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Level: Sub-Fonds DEEDS

Level: Item
Reference Code D/DGs/T261A
Dates of Creation 1831-1894
Extent 1 bdl.
Scope and Content Deeds of
Land (71a.) in Stock, land (39a.) in Buttsbury, land (3a.) in Mountnessing, all of which was purchased by Wellington Goodchild of Great Burstead, farmer,from caroline Woodard of Billericay, wid. of Edw.Woodard of Billericay, gentleman (d. 1882) in 1884.

Incl. (i) sale catalogue, 1833, of 2 timberbuilt cottages, a barn, and several pieces of land (total 29a.) all 'in the immediate Vicinty of the town of Billericay,' in parishes of Gt. Burstead, Buttsbury and Mountnessing, in 8 lots, and containing interesting deposition relating to the property by John Turner,farmer,aged 83 years, and Richard Wingfield, carpenter, both of Billericay, which property forms part of the estate of Richard Comyns Cole of Bath (co. Gloucs), esq., sworn at Billericay before Thomas Spitty (2 copies); (ii) probate (p.c.c.) 4 July 1851,with copy of will (made 8 July 1847) annexed of Peter Perring formerly of Euston Square (co. Middx), later of South Crescent, Bedford Square, St.Giles in the Fields (co.Middx),clerk [in holy orders] (d. 11 June 1851), (iii)sale catalogue with plans, 1853, of estate (total 1,860a.) of Charles Geo. Parker,esq.,decd, including (a) Motts, Barkhams and Drinkwater's Farms (total 558a.) in St. Lawrence and Steeple, (b) Warren Farm (237a.) in Woodham Walter, (c) Flambert's Farm (251a.) in Cold Hunt's Farms (126a.) in Mundon and purleigh, (e) Cogger's, Grubbs and Pitseys Farms (total 211a.) in Stanford-le-Hope amd Corringham, (f) White's Tyrell Farm and Corringham, (f) White's Tyrell Farm (140a.) in Stock and Buttsbury, (g) Bellman's Farm (35a.) in Stock, (h) Greenweed's and Wild Tom's Farm (87a.) in Stock, (1) Cannon's Farm (25a.) in Buttsbury, (j) lordshop of manor of White's Tyrell in Buttsbury (contract copy of Edw. Woodard, purchaser of Whites Wood (31a.), New Planted Wood (7a.) and arable land called Strike Down (11a.) in Stock, in sum of 612 [another copy at E.R.O.Chelmsford, D/DMa B71]; (iv) conveyance, 1 March 1884, caroline woodard to Wellington Goodchild, with 5 plans.

Acknowlegements to :- Essex Record Office