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THORNHILL PROPERTY SALES

[YORKSHIRE AUCTION]. To be Sold. In the following Lotts and Subject to such Conditions as will be Produced at the House of Joseph Lodge near the Church in Thornhill, on Monday the 9th of November 1778. between the Hours of four and six in the afternoon of the same day.

[s.i., Dewsbury?]. [s.n., Mr Sykes?, 1778]
Dimensions 165 x 160mm. Single leaf handbill. Fore- and gutter margin edges uncut. Creased, with some marginal tearing, marking and early manuscript notes to verso.
An apparently unrecorded handbill for a three-lot auction for land and occupying buildings in Thornhill, near Dewsbury, in the West Riding of Yorkshire in 1778, then in the possession of Thomas Bingley.

This notice of the sale, to be conducted 'at the House of Joseph Lodge near the Church in Thornhill', does not mention the name of the auctioneer - but a note to the foot directs interested parties to ‘enquire of Mr. Sykes in Dewsbury’.

We could not locate any other eighteenth-century printed sale notices for Thornhill, however ESTC T216988 is a similar format, also referring to Sykes of Dewsbury, advertising a sale in Halifax.
Not in ESTC.
£ 200.00 Antiquates Ref: 21439