Ferm of the City (King's)
   Mentioned in will of John de Pulteneye, 1349 (Ct. H.W. I. 610).
   The fee farm rent paid to the Crown for the Sheriffwick of Middlesex from the time of Henry I. amounted to £300, but the Crown lands within the City and liberties may be referred to here.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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