Lease for 99 years, rent 5 shillings, £50 for second year of term, £100 for third year of term, £130 for subsequent years and royalty of 1 shilling for every ton of iron ore or iron mine which shall be wrought, raised or landed, 12 July 1827; (i) Thomas Edward Thomas of Swansea, county of Glamorgan, esquire, and (ii) Nathaniel Cameron of Fynone, county of Glamorgan, esquire, to (iii) Aristides Franklin Mornay of Ashburton House, Putneyheath (PUTNEY HEATH), county of Surry (SURREY) esquire, Henry Usborne of Manchester Square, county of Middlesex, esquire, and Thomas Starling Benson of Bolton House, Russell Square, county of Middlesex, esquire.: Undivided moiety or half part formerly of Mayzod Elizabeth Cuny, deceased mother of Letitia Pryce Cameron, wife of (ii), of and in all mines and veins or beds of coal and culm, coal and culm works, coal pits and coal levels of every kind and quality. Also of and in all veins or strata of iron ore and iron mine or of which any iron ore or iron mine shall constitute part and with respect to such mines and veins or beds of coal and culm as aforesaid as well those already found, opened or known as those to be at any time or times herafter and during term hereby granted found or discovered by boring, sinking, driving or otherwise within, upon or under all these tenements, lands and hereditaments called and known by several names and containing quantities set forth: Penylan, otherwise Penlan containing 12 acres and 4 perches or thereabouts, Cae Richard, Hendy containing 21 acres and 34 prches or thereabouts, Pantglase containing 20 acres, 3 roods and 38 perches or thereabouts, Caerythin containing 24 acres, 2 roods and 11 perches or thereabouts, Tyrkethin containing 33 acres, 2 roods and 34 perches or thereabouts, Rean fawr (RHEAN-FAWR) containing 155 acres, 2 roods and 31 perches or thereabouts, Yslysrean containing 66 acres, 2 roods and 22 perches or thereabouts, Cefnbuchan (CEFN-BYCHAN) containing 29 acres, 2 roods and 13 perches or thereabouts, Cefndraw containing 99 acres, 3 roods and 29 perches or thereabouts, Aberkedy containing 67 acres, 3 roods and 22 perches or thereabouts, Kent House containing 6 acres or thereabouts. Also within upon or under tenements, lands and hereditaments formerly of Mayzod Elizabeth Cuny on course of veins or beds of coal called Level Fach, otherwise Hendy, otherwise Rean Vein, Great or Pomfald Vein, North Vein, Clement Vein and Glylid Veins any or either of them being to westward of Pomfald Farm House. All which said tenements, lands and premises form or are reputed to form part of Gellyhir estate and are in parish of Llanrhidian, county of Glamorgan.; Endorsed: Transfer, for 10 shillings, 25 Apr. 1828 (i) Aristides Franklin Mornay to (ii) Henry Usborne and Thomas Starling Benson

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