There is a photo and details of content of a beautiful parchment mortgage document dated 06 August 1860 on website: http://www.familychest.co.uk/default.htmhttp://www.familychest.co.uk/default.htm(use surname search to locate document number 0505006).
It relates to: John BALE of Bickenbridge, Ilfracombe, Devon. Yeoman. Samuel PETTIFER of 67 Marsham Street, Westminster. Gentleman
John Bale is borrowing £625 from Samuel Pettifer on a mortgage on a messuage, farm and premises called Bickenbridge in the parish of Ilfracombe, Devon.