Lease (and counterpart and draft) for 4 lives (lives of (ii) aged 41 years or thereabouts, William Fry aged 7 years or thereabouts, Anne Fry now aged 2 years or thereabouts, children of (ii) and John Jones, son of David Jones and Jane, his wife, of Penclawdd and grandson of (ii) now aged 4 months or thereabouts) and then for so many years or such parts of year as shall be sufficient to make up term of 60 years, rent 10 shillings yearly, 14 July 1873; (i) Starling Benson of Fairy Hill (FAIRYHILL), near Swansea, county of Glamorgan, esquire, to (ii) John Fry of Penclawdd, parish of Llanrhidian, county of Glamorgan, licensed victualler; Parcel of land at Penclawdd bounded on north and south by other land belonging to (i), on east by land demised to Amman Iron Company and on west by occupation road, containing 1 rood and 3 perches or thereabouts with liberty and power for (ii) to erect and build thereon 2 cottages, messuages or dwellinghouses. Excepting veins and seams of coal and culm, ironstone and iron or, clay stone and other mines and minerals whatsoever in, under or upon said premises or any part thereof; 3 plans, scales: 2 chains to 1 inch; Noted: "Surrendered. New Lease granted 1st January 1876" (see D/D SB 12/55/1-12)

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  • Reference
      GB 216 D/D SB 12/52/1-13
  • Dates of Creation
      1st January 1876
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      10 papers; 2 parchments; 1 plan