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Transcription of Agent’s pocket book. Map 13 items

Place name:

Longtown, Llanveynoe


1760 -1862


Map No 13 – Longtown & Llanveynoe

(map taken from D1583/208)
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No. 1
Granted by Copy of Court Roll on 21st July 1823 to Thomas Powles of Longtown, Shoemaker
for the Lives of John Powles of Longtown Shoemaker then  aged 33 ( son of Lessee) and Ann wife of said John Powles then aged 20 and Thomas Penry then aged 12 (son of John Penry of Newton, Yeoman)
see Court Roll page 373
Longtown Tithe Map 497, 498, & 503 to 508 inclusive
Acreage 14a.0r.16p – Rent 2/-


No. 2, 3, 4, 5
Lease granted 25March 1803 to David Morgan of Bacton
for the Lives of Walter Morgan (dead), Margaret Morgan (dead) and Sarah Morgan then aged 5 years – Sarah Morgan (now Sarah Lewis) lives at the “Sun” Inn, Newton
Longtown Tithe Map 121,.1124, 1127, 1127a, 1398 & 1397
now in possession of John G Harris


No. 6
Castle Green held with above Lease


No 7, 8, 9, 10 11
Lease granted 29 Sept 1823 to Wm Pritchard of Longtown, Farmer
for the Lives of himself then aged 44 years (dead) Jane his wife then aged 32 and James their son then aged 4 (dead)
Jane Pritchard alive lives at Longtown - sole life
Longtown Tithe Map 674, 675, 676, 680, 681, 682, 621 & 622
Acreage 19a.3r.28p


No 12, 13
Lease granted 29 Sept 1840 to Jane Price of Cwmcothed. Longtown, Widow
for the Lives of James Price then aged 22 (son of Lessee) Ann Jones then aged 8 years (daur of Thos Jones  of the Parish of Oldcastle) and Ann Richards then aged 4 years (daur of Jas, Richards of Longtown – all alive
Longtown Tithe Map Part 709 & 710 - 3a.2r.1p
[added- Ann Richards dead]


No. 14, 15, 16
Lease granted 2 Feb 1857 to Henry Phillips of Alendale Town , Northumberland, Dissenting Minister
for the Lives of Lessee then aged 47, Mary Ann then aged 19 years and Harriet Elliot then aged 14 years (daurs of Lessee) - all living
Longtown 904a, 1457 & 1458a – 6a.1r.31p


No 17
Copy granted 28 Sept 1812 to James Jones of Longtown Yeoman
for the Lives of Grantee then aged 51, and Sarah and Betty Jones then ages resptly 21 and 20 (daur of Grantee)
Now in possession of John Jones
Sarah and Betty Jones said to be alive and residing near the Great Skirred
Longtown Tithe Map 1354, 1455 & 1459. -10a.2r.39p
Rent 1/-



No 18, 19, 20, 21, 22
lease Granted 29 Sept 1831 to Eleanor Powell of Llanveyno, Spinster
for the lives of Lessee then aged 63 (dead), John Pritchard (son of Thos. of Kilpeck, Framer) then aged 12 and John Gilbert Harris then aged 10
Now John Pritchard (Penydre) who took it under his Aunt Eleanor Powell’s Will.
Part of No 22 let into freehold
Longtown Nos. 1356, 1357, 1358, 1365, 1366, 1367 & part 1368 & 1369 (2a.1r.10)
Acreage 22a.2r,21p



Use of capitals, spelling and punctuation have been retained. To ease readability some line breaks have been introduced. Some abbreviations have been expanded. Brackets - ( ) are as document. Brackets - [ ] indicate text struck out or added information. The Field numbers used for primary identification are those used in a survey made before 1800 (see D/1583/208) and predate those of the Tithe surveys of the 1840’s.

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