This record is held by Shakespeare Birthplace Trust
Lease from Sir John Clopton of Clopton, Knt., to William Hall of Stratford-upon-Avon, fellmonger, of a close in Clopton called Smart's Close and a close in Bridgetowne 'the furthest ground on the Crosse on the Hill next Clifford Lane' for 21 years at a yearly rent of £20.
Signed: William Hall.
Witness: Samuel Phillips
|Date:||14 May 1683|
|Held by:||Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, not available at The National Archives|