Parchment : 1 sheet 60cm x 71cm with 1 wax seal, signature and revenue stamp
Summary of contents PARTIES Edward Thomas BAINBRIDGE of Huntlesham Hall, Suffolk. Esquire. Joseph PARKHOUSE of Taunton, Somerset. Gunsmith. James William PARKHOUSE of Taunton, Somerset. Gunsmith.
SUBJECT Joseph Parkhouse is buying property in Taunton from Edward Bainbridge for £750. It is on the Wet side of High Street and consists of a dwelling house occupied by Joseph Parkhouse, a front shop occupied by hairdressers, and 5 dwelling houses behind.
Joseph William Parkhouse appears to act only as some sort of Trustee and plays little real part.
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