We know that the Fairthorne family owned Little Mill Farm and Mill at Watchfield (The site known latterly as Tuckmill) from the year c.1600. (Please see Listing N1519 in this catalogue for more details on the Fairthornes). But the events that took place after the death of Thomas Fairthorne are worthy of note in a seperate listing and inform us of how the property came into the hands of the Radnor Estate at Coleshill.
To read the seperate Report on the circumstances leading up to his death please go HERE
To read the Schedules referred to in the Report please go HERE
Researched and collated by Neil B. Maw
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