December 27, 2015

Crowle Charities

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The entries in the Crowle Survey of 1738





Walkwood’s Dole

From the enclosure plan.

From the Enclosure Plan.


Church Street Manorial Plan 1738

Plan of the property on Church street in 1738. (North to top of plan)

The manorial plan shaded charity property Green and in the survey is described as; “54, In Hand, Mr Richard Clarks copy House, School and Gardens”. As listed in the survey Clarks School in Lords Hands, “54, A Dwelling House, Yard, School & Garden”

Walkwoods Dole House (75) Manorial Plan 1739

Plan of Walkwood’s Dole House (75) opposite the Red Lion (130) (North to left of plan)

As listed in the terrier, “75 Walkwoods Dole, A Cottage House, Homestead & Garden”. As listed in the survey, Walk woods Dole, “75, A Dwelling House, Homestead & Garden”


Town End Farm 1739

Town Farm coloured in Green on Wharf Road.(North to left of plan)

As listed in the Terrier, “3, The Town Farm Formerly Mr Richard Brewers now in hand, it consists of a Cottage house, Barne Stables & Croft.” As Listed in the survey, The Brewers School in Lords Hands “3, The Town Farm formerly Mr Richard Brewer, The Schoolhouse, Homestead & Home Close”. This would appear to be the current site of 33 Wharf Road.