584 Harley Charters.

[1014] 86 E 14 (continued).

[1015] 86 I 51.

feast of St. Hilary, 21 Ric. II [1398]. Latin. Three

seals decayed.

The rent of a tenement in Monke Strete valued at 3^. qd.

appears in the first Ministers' Account of the suppressed priory of

Abergavenny (Monasticon, iv, 617).

Lease by Hugh Morgan Aprice of Comistwyth

Ill B 17-45.

[1016] 111 B 17.

in the

parish of Llanvehangell a Croythen co. Cardigan to

Thomas Bushell of London ; "all that rick or parcell of

rockie grounde or lande called Craygamoyen [Craig y

Mwn] in the said parish",

with the tenements or cot-

tages and mill there, with power to dig for and carry

away all such minerals of what nature soever,

in the

same manner as enjoyed by Mathew and John

Dequester ; term 21 years; rent ^8 per ann. ; 13 July

17 Charles I [1641]. Signed, Hugh Morgan. English.

Heraldic seal.

This series of twenty-nine deeds have relation to co. Brecon, and

numerically few as they are, constitute an important contribution

to the authentic topography and genealogy of that county. They

appear to have been brought together by Hugh Thomas, the

Breconshire herald, were amongst his bequests to Robert Harley,

earl of Oxford (see his will p. 491 ante), and so became part


of the

Harleian collections of manuscripts and charters.

Agreement between Hopkyn Awbrey and Jankyn Awbrey

of the one part, and John Walbeff, John ap Roger and

James Walbeff of the other part, by way of marriage

between the said Jankyn and Jonet Walbeff daughter

of William Waldebeff. Brecknoke, 2 1 Oct., 22 Hen. VI I

[ 1 506]. English. Fragment of seal.

Hopkyn to convey to Jenkin and Jonet and their heirs land

within the lordship of Brecon of the yearly value of five marks

before the feast of Allhallows next ensuing, and to leave to the

same on his decease lands and tenements to the value of five

nobles, and the sum of ,5. John Walbeff and the others to pay

40 marks by the hands of Madok ap Jankyn, 30 marks to redeem

certain lands and tenements then in mortgage to the said Madok,

and 10 marks to Jenkin and Jonet at Michaelmas, 1508.

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