Underlease (and counterpart) for 35 years, rent £1,525 until (i) shall have driven into or won certain vein in or under demised premises called Brass Vein and after winning of Brass Vein yielding and paying thenceforth yearly during remainder of term yearly rent of £2,350. Further sum of 9 pence for every ton of coal, culm and ironstone or iron ore which shall during each year of term be gotten and wrought from and out of said mines and premises and exceeding aggregate yearly number of 20,000 tons. Further sum of 9 pence for every ton of coal, culm and ironstone or iron ore which shall during each year of said term be gotten or wrought from and out of said mines and premises and exceeding aggregate yearly number of 3,428 tons, 31 Jan. 1861; (i) Townsend Kirkwood of Yeo Vale, near Bideford, county of Devon, esquire, to (ii) John Edward Morgan of Llanelly, county of Carmarthen, gentleman and Charles Morgan of Cwmamman, parish of Bettws, same county, gentleman; Beds, pits, mines, veins, seams and holes of coal and culm of all kinds, natures and qualities whatsoever and of iron-stone and iron-ore lying within, upon or under part of tract of open or unenclosed land called Gwaun Cae Gurwen, parish of Llanguicke (LLANGIWG), county of Glamorgan, which contains 680 acres. Powers, liberties, licenses and authorities, colliery works and other premises including customary or copyhold messuage, tenenment and lands called Tyrnant-hyr otherwise Cwm-nant-hyr, parish of Llanguicke (LLANGIWG) containing 37 acres. Engines, machinery, utensils, plant, materials and things now belonging to said mines, works and premises respectively; Recites indentures, 25 May 1837 and 25 Nov. 1845; Endorsed: Surrender, for (iii) releasing to said Catherine Anna Thompson and (ii) all claims and demands in respect of rents, royalties and covenants by reason of within written lease, 10 Dec. 1867, between (i) Richard George Stamer Thompson of Swansea, county of Glamorgan, gentleman and Catherine Anna, his wife, which said Catherine Anna is administratrix of within named John Edward Morgan, deceased (ii) within named Charles Morgan, (iii) within named Townsend Kirkwood

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      GB 216 D/D SB 12/37/1-2
  • Dates of Creation
      10 Dec. 1867
  • Language of Material
      English
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      2 files of 10 parchments

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