<County: Cheshire>
<Code: L0444>
<MS reference: Liverpool University Library, Speke Charter 119 (322)>
<Text: Award>


This endenture beres wittenes that ther as varyance and debate has ben~ betwen@ ser henr~ Norres and william the Norres son@ to the saide ser henr~ &
thair menn & thair tenantes on~ the tone partye . And Robyn~ of the Bury and Johnn Paton@ & thair felashippe apon~ the tother~ partye . of the which varyance & debate
the partyes afore-saide are bounden@ athir partye to other in . C li . and also ensuret to stonde to the [dome] ordynance & awarde of me ser Johnn of Stanley by the force of which
bonde & assurance J the saide ser John~ deme & awarde that the partyes afore-saide ˆ [and ychon of thayme] be full frendes as for ane trespas other offence done emonges thaym be-fore
this tyme . Also J deme and awarde yt the saide Robyn~ of Bury pay to <gap> Colcotes<?> and to his wyf for the traspas done to thayme . iiij marc . vsuell money
that ys to wete xvij s~ x d to be payed at the fest of ye Natyuyte of Seynt John@ the Baptiste next sewyng after the date of this awarde and <ill><smudge></ill>
at the fest of the Natyuyte of our~ lorde then@ next folowyng and xvij s~ & ix d at the fest of the Natyuyte of Seynt Johnn the Babtiste then next sewyng
And also J deme and awarde that the saide william Norres shall pay to ye saide [John] Paton and to his wyf viij marc ˆ [of] vsuell money that ys to wete at the fest
of the Natyuyte of Seynt Johnn the Baptiste next sewyng after the date of this awarde . xxxv s~ x d and at the fest of the Natyuyte of our~ lorde then@
next sewyng xxxv s~ & vj d And at the fest of the Natyuyte of Seynt John the Baptiste then~ next sewyng xxxv s~ & vj d Also J deme & awarde yt the saide
Robyn@ shall be loghly as hym ogh to be to menn of thair degree and of gode beryng to the sayde ser henr~ and william and to all the Sonnes of the saide ser henr~
and if so be that ane tenant or seruante of the saide ser henres or williames offende or trespas to the saide Robyn~ thenn the saide Robyn@ shall compleyn@ hym
to the saide ser henr~ or william and if thay will ˆ [not] se that hit be amendet then~ the saide Robyn~ shall compleyn@ hym to me the saide ser John~ or to Thomas
of Stanley and we to se the trespas be amendet so that hit be amendet wyth-in xiiij dayes after the compleynt made in the fourme abofe reherset and
elles hit be lefull to the saide Robyn~ esely to sewe the lagh agayne<?> the trespasour Also J deme and awarde that if Robyn~ of Bury or ane tenant of his
offende or trespas to the saide ser henr~ or william or ane of thair~ tenantes or seruantes then@ thay to compleyn~ to me ye saide ser John@ or to Thomas of
Stanley & we to se the trespas to be amendet so that hit be amendet wyth-in xiiij dayes after the compleynt made to vs and elles hit be lefull
to home who so euer the trespas ys done to esely to sewe the lagh agaynes the trespasoures Also J deme and awarde that ther as bothe ye partyes haue
vnswaret not <ill><?></ill> in thair chalanges that to be rewelet by compensacioun~<?> after my discrecioun~ and ordynance as me thynke hit shulde be rewelet
ˆ [at what tyme and in what fourme as J a-lymette] Also J deme & awarde that ther as the saide william lee in awayte for the saide Robyn~ the saide william to gyfe to the saide Robyn~ for that trespas
. x . marces at suche dayes as Thomas of Stanley will ordan@ Also J deme & awarde that the saide william and his brether be gouernet honestly & esely
agaynes the saide Robyn~ and more esely be-cause of the offence fore-saide Also J ordan@ deme and awarde that ther be no malys shewet be nauther~
parte ne by none of thaym that chalange ys made to for no thyng done before this tyme nauther by agh ne by lagh on@ payne of forfeture
of thair boundes and thair othes Jn wittenes of which thynge J the saide ser johnn of Stanley to this present awarde and dome J haue sette my seall
written~ at Byddeston@ the ix day of June the 3ere of the regne of kyng henr~ the sext after the conquest the seuent and if ther be any thyng
in this awarde that me thynk be cause of concyance or beter <gap> enformacion@ shulde be amendet here afterward J awarde bothe
partyes apon@ payne of thair othes and thair bondes that thay <gap> perfourme my correccion~ when@ J ordan@ hit