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Sir Thomas Gery Cullum was also managing the River Lark Navigation on behalf of his aunt, Susanna Palmer, at this time.
The company assets included the Wharf at Fornham, located just downstream of the site of Babwell Priory.
Probably this low rental implies that Ridley had paid for the building to be erected, and in effect this was just a site rent.
In addition there were two new cottages for Sir Thomas Cullum's labourers which were not yet occupied.
In November a petition applying for an Act of Parliament for enclosure of the Bury St Edmunds town fields was considered in the House.
Landowners needed to maximise their efficiency in the face of falling prices, and it would be the common users who would have to give way.
Most of the population still relied on agriculture, even if they were not themselves the landowner or the farmer.The carpenter's workshop was for work to be undertaken on repairs to barges and canal stock.There was "An old Salt House," a Granary, Ridley's Coal Warehouse, a Weighing House, and an "old coal yard." The Granary was let to Mr Cooper for £12. Ridley's warehouse was let to Thomas Ridley for a 20 year term at 5/- a year.Britain's last Frost Fair was held on the frozen River Thames, where the ice around Blackfriars Bridge was thick enough to bear the weight of an elephant.Winter temperatures were to remain below freezing for extended periods every winter until 1822.