A tenure where houses or lands are held for the master or other lord of a borough or town at a certain annual lease or by solutions concerning trade or handicraft
- A tenure by which houses or places take place of master or other lord of a borough or city; at a specific yearly lease, or by services concerning trade or handicraft.
title anciently provided to a dwelling-house in a borough town. Blount
(n.) A tenure wherein homes or places take place of the king or other lord of a borough or city; at a specific annual rent, or by services relating to trade or handicraft.
On the 9th of January 1405 he found time to attend a court at Higham Ferrers and be admitted to a burgage there.