Agreement, 16 Mar. 1850; (i) John Nicholas Lucas of Brynfield Lodge in the parish of Reynoldstone (REYNOLDSTON), county of Glamorgan, esquire, with (ii) Starling Benson of Swansea, county of Glamorgan, esquire; (i), his executors, administrators or assigns shall and will whenever thereto required by (ii), his executors, administrators or assigns grant and execute of cause to be granted and executed unto (ii) his executors, administrators and assigns good and effectual demise or lease of veins or seams of coal or culm and all coal and culm works whatsoever in or under all or any of lands belonging to messuage or tenement called Kevenbychan, otherwise Kevenbuchan (CEFN-BYCHAN), formerly in occupation of John Morgan as tenant at will, parish of Llanrhidian, county of Glamorgan. Term of 22 years (except last 3 days thereof). Yielding and paying six pence for every ton of coal or culm (each to be of the weight of 21 hundred weight) which shall be raised or gotten from under or out of said lands. Minimum rent of £25 per annum in case (ii), his executors, administrators or assigns shall not work, raise or get coal or culm amounting after rate or royalty aforesaid. To Samuel Eaton, late of parish of Llanrhidian, farmer, his heirs, appointees and assigns for every acre of aforesaid lands for all or any of purposes aforesaid during continuance of said term yearly rent of sum of £1. Allowing to said Samuel Eaton, his heirs, appointees and assigns (out of coal or culm to be worked in pursuance of this agreement) so much coal or culm as he or they shall consume upon said premises. Also allowing to (i), his executors, administrators and assigns during said term for his or their own use in each year of said term 26 tons of average or through coal to be delivered to him or them at pits or levels mouth free from all working and other charges or cost whatsoever.

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      GB 216 D/D SB 12/19
  • Dates of Creation
      16 Mar. 1850
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      English
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      1 paper