Assignment of leases for residue of terms of 36 years, 70 years less 3 months, 70 years less 3 months, 70 years, 64 years and 64 years, for £9,068 and £500,rents £400, £15, £415, £15, £8 and £1.10 shillings, 10 Nov. 1884; (i) Anne Joce Strick, spinster, Edward Strick, gentleman and William Harries Francis, iron master, all of Swansea, county of Glamorgan, and (ii) John Player of Clydach, county of Glamorgan, manufacturer and (iii) Richard Garnaut Cawker of Swansea, chartered accountant, by direction of (iv) George Henry Birkbeck of Highfield Rockferry, county of Chester, civil engineer and George Birkbeck of Barrow in Furness, county of Lancaster, ironmaster, to (v) Gower Iron and Tin Plate Company Limited; Parcel of land and slag ground at or near Penclawdd, parish of Llanrhidian, county of Glamorgan, together with works and buildings thereon or on some part thereof and together also with use of east side of dock adjoining same, which said premises or some part thereof constituted side of copper works; parcel of land at or near Penclawdd containing 2 ac(res ) roods and 2 perches together with works, stores and buildings thereon and use of dock adjoining same site, of which said premises or some part thereof formerly constituted site of copper works and premises called Penclawdd Copper Works but whole of which premises then formed or comprised Gower Iron and Tin Plate Works; parcel of land at Penclawdd used as reservoir or sluice pond, bounded on north by dock or pill communicating with River Loughor, on east by certain land of Starling Benson in occupation of Penclawdd Lead Works Company and on south and west by other land of Starling Benson; parcel of Marsh land at Penclawdd close to tin plate works, which said parcel of land contains 1 acre, 2 roods and 18 perches; parcel of land at Penclawdd and adjoining tin plate works containing 1 rood and 11 perches; parcel of yard on north side of said lead works, which said parcel of gound contains 1 rood and 10 perches; Recites deeds, 19 Apr. 1872 - 13 Sep. 1884; Plan, scale: 1 chain to 1 inch

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      GB 216 D/D SB 12/102
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      19 Apr. 1872 - 13 Sep. 1884
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      1 file of 7 parchments

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