Index to Deeds: 356 Beacon (Demolished)

The following is an index to property transfer deeds and party wall agreements recorded at the Suffolk County Deed Registry from the original land purchase until the building’s demolition ca. 1925.  Mortgages, trust agreements, and other similar recorded documents are not included.  This index is intended as a guide only; actual deeds should be reviewed for details.

For transactions related to the successor building, see separate index for 360-370-380-388 Beacon.

Transfers of Land and Buildings
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
28Jun1924 Richard S. Lovering, trustee for the benefit of Marian S. Reggio (formerly Marian S. Lovering) William J. Burns 4586 5
27Jun1924 Charles T. Lovering and Joseph B. Lovering, trustees for the benefit of Marian S. Reggio (formerly Marian S. Lovering) William J. Burns 4586 4
19Nov1919 Lesly A. Johnson Charles T. Lovering, Joseph S. Lovering, and Richard S. Lovering, trustees for the benefit of Marian S. Lovering 4181 338
28Jul1919 Edwin D. Brooks Lesly A. Johnson 4155 348
11Jun1918 Francis H. Manning Edwin D. Brooks 4089 159
20Dec1884 Charles A. Morss (lot with 24 foot frontage and dwelling house) Charlotte B. Manning, wife of Francis H. Manning 1662 383
Transfers of Unimproved Land
Date of Deed Grantor Grantee Book Page
21Apr1883 Stephen D. Bennett (lot with 24 foot frontage) Charles A. Morss 1594 157
10Dec1881 Arthur W. Blake (lot with 48 foot frontage) Stephen D. Bennett 1546 45
12Feb1881 Francis E. Parker (lot with 73 foot frontage) Arthur W. Blake 1515 547
24Jan1881 Boston and Roxbury Mill Corporation (lot with 73 foot frontage) Francis E. Parker 1515 169
Party wall agreement and agreement to adjust the boundary line between 354 Beacon and 356 Beacon so that it runs through the middle of the party wall, which wall was not built so that the original boundary between the two lots (at 296 feet west of the northwest corner of Beacon and Fairfield) ran through the middle of the wall.
Date Party One Party Two Book Page
28Mar1885 Charlotte B. Manning, wife of Francis H. Manning (owner of lot at 356 Beacon) William Warren Vaughan (owner of 354 Beacon) 1671 338
Agreement transferring triangular shaped strip of land from 354 Beacon to 356 Beacon (approx. 4 inches wide at Back Street running south 93.5 feet) to implement agreement in Book 1671, p. 338
03Jul1885 William Warren Vaughan (owner of 254 Beacon) Charlotte B. Manning, wife of Francis H. Manning (owner of land at 256 Beacon) 1688 45