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Summary of contents Parties James Wilton Hulme Powell of Oakshurst, Ravenscourt Park, New Road, Hammersmith, Middlesex. Jeweller. Robert James Millar of Holland Grove, North Brixton, Surrey. Gentleman. Francis Cuthbertson of Aldersgate Street, Middlesex. Gentleman. John Gover of Eagle Cottage, New Kent Road, Surrey. Gentleman.
Subject James Powell is borrowing £100 from the Perpetual Benefit Building Society against security of property in Hammersmith. (Note that the other three parties to the contract are the trustees of the building society).
Refers to an earlier lease on the property of 1846 between George Scott and Henry Winfield Grace, and an Assignment of 1853 between William Chrimes Kell, John Witham, Henry Winfield Grace and James Powell.
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