© 2017 John Lucas

St Johns Abbey Gate, COLCHESTER

Tax Assessment  1500’s

 

Lucas, esq., pl. Francis Jobson, esq., & w. Eliz., def. Site of the late monastery of St. John Baptist, Colchester, & 20 mess., 2 dovecotes, 20 gdns., 3 orchards, 100 a. ar., 15 a. mw., 100 a. pa., 10 a. wd. & 7 a. marsh in West Donyland [Layer Road Area] , Colchester (Colcestria), Grensted [Greenstead]  & Wevenhoo. [Wivenhoe]  £132.

St John’s Abbey