Michael Purcell <firstname.lastname@example.org>
1762, Dawson, Bunbury, Gurley, Carmichael, Proctor, Dobbyns, Jackson,
King & George!
transcription from a long account of property transaction on faded
parchment in the PPP.
present-day location of the property is the offices of Carlow County
Indenture made the fourteenth day of July in the Second Year of the
Reign of our Sovereign and Chief Lord, George, King, and so Forth, of
the Kingdom of Ireland, between the Honourable Arthur Dawson, of Athy
Street in the County of Catherlough, and the Court of the Exchequer in
Ireland, Dublin, Esquire, one of the Barons of our Lord the King of
the one part and Henry Bunbury, of the same, Esquire, one of our
Justices of the Peace of our Lord the King, of the other part.
Witnessed here that in
consideration of the yearly Rent and Covenants herein mentioned to
lett the house, out offices and garden adjoining, situate on Athy
Street, in the Town and County of Catherlough, bounded on the West by
the River Barrow walk, on the East by Athy Street, on the North by
Gurley's Plotts and on the South by Dobbyn's and Proctor's Holding.
To Have And To Hold All That
herein mentioned for and during the Reign of our said Lord the King,
by the said Henry Bunbury, his Executors, Administrators, and Assigns,
the said House and the Ground adjoining commencing the twenty first
day of July in the Second Year of the Reign of our said Lord the King.
George Dawson, Bart. Henry Bunbury, Esquire, J.P.
this the Fourteenth Day of July in the Second Year of the Reign of our
Sovereign Lord the King, (signed) Walter Carmichael, Clerk for
Catherlough, James Jackson, Assistant Clerk.