Viewing Event Record: Alleyn purchases a lease on property to build the Fortune


Edward Alleyn acquires the lease on the Fortune property from Patrick Brewe. Alleyn paid an undisclosed sum, and Brewe bound himself to Alleyn for £250. The lease enumerates the six tenements belonging to the property, and notes that five are situated on the east side of Golden Lane and the sixth 'on the west side of the Whitecross Street in the said parish of St Giles Cripplegate.'

Date Event Recorded

From: 22 November 1599 (Source of claim: original)

Date Event Happened

From: 22 November 1599 (Source of claim: original)


Fortune (I)


Name Event Role(s) Document Role(s)
Brewe, Patrick goldsmith leaseholder, lessor
Alleyn, Edward leaseholder
Gill, Daniel lessor
Gill, William lessor

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