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D/DU 67/2
Level: Category Miscellaneous
Level: Fonds DEEDS OF SOUTH BENFLEET

Level: Item
Reference Code D/DU 67/2
Dates of Creation 20,21 December 1786
Scope and Content Conveyance (Lease and Release) for 400.

(i) Charles Spitty of Bowers Gifford, farmer (youngest son of Thomas Spitty late of Bowers Gifford, farmer, deceased ); (ii) Henry Brewitt of South Benfleet, grocer; (iii) Rev. Robert Powley of Brentwood.


Tenement called Bellis, formerly in occupation of John Chamberlaine, afterwards of Cornelius Patterson, and then of James Matthews, abutting N. on a messuage formerly of James Burrell, then of Nich.Elton and afterwards of John Lowry; E. and S.on tenement formerly of Thomasine Carter and afterwards John Lowry; W. on river called the Fleet.
Tenement (formerly two tenements called Spinners and Spicers) formerly in occupation of Nicholas Elton, afterwards of John Lowry sen., then of John Lowry jun., with granary built by Nicholas Elton, and malthouse, stables, etc.
Close of land (cont.3a.) adjoining a tenement formerly in occupation of Nicholas Elton.
Marshland called Saltings (\'bd a.) lying W. from lands of Dean and Chapter of Westminster, abutting W. on South Benfleet creek, S. on the Downs late of John Vaughan, N. on Wharf formerly of John Lowry.
All in South Benfleet [with some details of earlier owners and present occupiers].

Acknowlegements to :- Essex Record Office