Land Terrier on vellum

Terrior of Lands Belonging to the Farme of Chadwich


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[001156] [Land Terrier]. A Terrior of All the Lands Belonging to the Farme of Chadwich Now in the Possession of Mr Edward Westwood His Tenant or Undertennts as Followeth. No Place: No Publisher. First Edition. Unbound. Manuscript. Good+. Single sided manuscript terrier on vellum, no place, but probably Worcestershire, no date, ?late seventeenth century, approximately 120mm x 670mm in size.

The terrier probably relates to somewhere near the present Chadwich Grange Farm in Worcestershire, close to the town of Rubery. It gives details of the tenements (with the names of the tenants), closes and lands, with the acreages, also included are the lands which are ‘intermixt with other mens lands’.

It is attested to by several signatures, with the final note by Tho. Lowe stating ‘I doe believe this to be a true Terrier’