1 May 1602
107 acres - that's Bill Shakespeare's
new back garden.
He has done a deal for the Combes
family's open fields in Old Stratford, Welcombe and Bishopton.
The Combes have signed their
side of the agreement. But they are still waiting for Shakespeare
to sign his copy of the deeds of purchase.
on Warwickshire - The
Shakespeare Birthplace Trust