Lease for 12 years for £5 annual rent dated 24 July 1771; Hans Stanley of Poultons, Hampshire, George Rice of Newton, Carmarthenshire, and Henry Compton of Bistern, Hampshire, to the Governors, Assistants and Society of the City of London, and for the Mines Royal, and the Governors, Assistants and Society...of and for the Mineral and Battery Works: Meadow land (5a) beside the Mines Royal and Mineral & Battery Works' Copperworks at Neath Abbey, and marshland (1/2a) on the south of the sea wall near the copperworks; al in Cadoxton-juxta-Neath, reserving timber and mineral rights to the lessor. The lessees are granted liberty to erect buildings for copper working

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  • Reference
      GB 216 D/D D 1197
  • Dates of Creation
      24 July 1771
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 parchment