Lease from William Clopton of Clopton, esq., to Peter Smarte of Stratford-upon-Avon, husbandman, of a close in the lordship of Clopton, for 21 years for £4. 10s. 0d, in hand and a yearly rent of 26s. 8d.
Dated 20 August 15 Elizabeth.
Witnesses: Edward Lyster (?), Richard Dyson, James Woodward.
|Date:||20 August 1573|
|Held by:||Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, not available at The National Archives|