Counterpart Lease

Scope and Content

(i) Most Noble the Marquis of Westminster.

(ii) Thomas James of the parish of St. Bridget, Chester, shoemaker, John Palin of the parish of St. Michael, Chester, grocer, Richard Gough of the parish of St. John, Chester, tobacco manufacturer, and Robert Shearing of the parish of St. Michael, druggist.

Mines of lead ore and other minerals in land on Halkin [Halkyn] Mountain containing 43 acres 0 roods 27 perches (map endorsed).

Term: 21 years.

Royalty: 25s. per ton of lead ore, and one eighth of all other minerals.

Endorsed: 'Maenbras'.

Counterpart of D/GR/129.


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