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Newtown
Originally a terrace of 7 cottages abutting Nutt's Lane at the lefthand end.  An eighth was added later at the righthand end. Then developed into 5 dwellings (1 and 2 became No. 1 Newtown; 3  became No. 2; 4 & 5 became No. 3; 6 & 7 became no. 4; and 8 became No. 5.  In 1962 Nos. 1 & 2 were demolished leaving Nos. 3, 4 & 5, now called 29, 31 & 33 Church Lane.

31 Church Lane (formerly 4 Newtown)

(originally 2 cottages, nos. 6 & 7 of a row of 8.

Summary of Ownership and Occupation

Date

Owners

Occupiers

Supporting Documents

pre 1855

William MATTHEWS

1.Abstract of Title of J. W. B. MATTHEWS & others dated 1924, reciting will of W. MATTHEWS dated 7 Aug 1855 and death of W. MATTHEWS on 8 Aug 1855

1855-1900

William Bissey MATTHEWS

1.Abstract of Title of J. W. B. MATTHEWS & others dated 1924, reciting will of W. B. MATTHEWS dated 5 Apr 1900 and death of W. B. MATTHEWS on 26 Oct 1900

1900-1925

John William Bissey MATTHEWS & others (trustees of W. B. MATTHEWS)

1.Abstract of Title of J. W. B. MATTHEWS & others dated 1924

1925-1934

Frank NUTT

Frank NUTT

1.Conveyance between trustees of W. B. MATTHEWS and F. NUTT dated 17 Jan 1925

1934-1938

Alice NUTT (widow of Frank NUTT)

1.Assent by Mrs. A. NUTT dated 24 Jan 1938, reciting the death of F. NUTT on 31 Jan 1934

1938-1963

George Henry NUTT

George Henry NUTT

1.Conveyance between Mrs. A. NUTT and G. H. NUTT dated 26 Jan 1938.

1963-1965

Leonard Frederick BAKER

No. 4 subject to demolition order dated 30 Mar 1960.

1.Conveyance of No. 4 between G. H. NUTT and L. F. BAKER dated 17 Jul 1963.

1965-1982

Frederick Albert LINTERN

Frederick Albert LINTERN

1.Conveyance of No. 4 between L. F. BAKER and F. A. LINTERN dated 26 Jan 1965.

1982-

Michael Cyril John BOWER

Michael Cyril John BOWER

1.Conveyance of No. 31 between F. A. LINTERN and M. C. J. BOWER dated 21 Dec 1982.













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