Lease

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(i) Sir Thomas Egerton of Heaton, co. Lancaster, baronet.

(ii) Henry Steeple of Holywell, co. Flint, gent.

Road called Pen y Ball Road in Holywell, from a gate leading to the dwelling-house of Edward Jones of Caeau and a stile leading to Grange Tenement...to the cross in the town of Holywell, with liberty to dig for lead ore, caulk and calamine.

Term: 21 years.

Royalty: £1.10s. per ton of lead ore, round, small and smitham, and 15s. per ton of caulk and calamine (various penalty royalties specified).

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