Lease

Scope and Content

(i) Sir Richard Grosvenor of Eaton, co. Chester, baronet.

(ii) Robert Pigot of Eaton, esq.

Mines of lead ore in a piece of waste ground and highway in Halkin [Halkyn] from the south-west end of the lane leading from the mountain by the dwelling house late of Thomas Williams, esq., to the parting of the said lane (one leading to Flint and the other to Gadlis [Gadlys]) near the house of Thomas Roberts in Halkin; also in a piece of waste ground and highway from Halkin to Holywell, as far as the township of Halkin extends.

Term: 21 years.

Royalty: 20s. per ton of lead ore, boose and smythom.

Consideration: surrender of former lease between the same parties for twenty-one years, of which about eight are unexpired.

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