This is a copy of the original Indenture document, whereby the Shrivenham Charity, the Garrards Trust, arranged for an Apprenticeship with local lad Charles Denton, and the company called H. Higgs and Sons, Carpenters and Joiners, in Reading. It is a very good example of apprenticeship indentures of the late 19th century.
To read the whole document in PDF format please go HERE
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