Reference numberHINCH 6/129-135
TitleInstructions to Counsel to settle draft Pleas and to advise whether the Proposal to state a Special Case should be assented to by Lord Sandwich or if he should carry the Action down to Trial and the Opinion of Mr J.O. Griffits.
Description(Also a rough copy of the Instructions and a neat copy of the Opinion) Enclosed: i) Extract from the first part of the Patent of 3rd February, 15 Charles II, granting the Fee Farm Rents from the Manor of Sutton Courtney to the 1st Earl of Sandwich and his heirs male. 1874 ii) Case and further Opinion of J. Brown Q.C. (also rough copy of the Case, marked 3rd November, 1874) 7th November, 1874 iii) Copy of the Opinion of Mr. Edward V. Bullen, taken on behalf of the present owner of the Manor of Sutton Courtney. n.d. iv) Notes taken by George Burton on his conference with J. Brown Q.C. upon ii and iii 19th Janurary, 1875 v) Duplicate Inventory and Notice of Distress The distress was made by George Burton as Bailiff to Lord Sandwich in the Manor House, Sutton Courtney, in the occupation of Miss Priscilla Adnam and Mrs. Elizabeth Anne Dewe. 28th May, 1875 Endorsed: Agreement of same date between Messrs Graham & Sons and Messrs Maule & Burton as to the regularity of the distress and the Replevin Bond. vi) Copy of Declaration June, 1875
Date18 June 1875
CreatorNameMontagu family, Earls of Sandwich of Hinchingbrooke
RepositoryHuntingdonshire Archives

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