Lease (counterpart) for term of 42 years, rent £75 yearly, royalty of 6 pence of every ton of coal gotten or raised from or out of described lands, royalty of 9 pence for every ton of ironstone and blackband got or raised from or out of said lands, royalty of 4 pence for every ton of firebrick clay gotten or raised from or out of described lands, 2 pence per ton of building stone gotten from or out of described lands, 8 pence per 1,000 of bricks manufactured from firebrick clay so gotten (ton in each case to consist of 2,240 pounds) and on tin, copper, lead and other ores and metals gotten and raised from or out of described lands such royalties as are usually paid or are reasonable, amount to be settled in case of difference by arbitration, wayleave rent of half penny for every like ton of minerals and other substances (except pitwood for working demised mines or other mines in connection therewith not forming part of demised minerals) brought through or under described lands under any of liberties granted to (ii), surface rent for first year of term pepper corn if demanded, for second year rent of £25, for third year rent of £50 and for fourth and every subsequent year rent of £75, 16 Nov. 1921; (i) Frank Motressor Montressor of New Road, Rochester, county of Kent, major in His Majesty's Artillery, Thurlow Dering Walter Hill Harrison of 3, Devonshire Terrace, Hyde Park, county of London, esquire, and Henry Wightman Benson of Fairy Hill (FAIRYHILL), Reynoldston, county of Glamorgan, colonel in His Majesty's Army, D.S.O, to (ii) Penlan Colliery Company Limited, registered office, no. 9, Wind Street, county borough of Swansea; Mines, beds, veins and seams of coal, culm, ironstone, firebrick clay, tin, copper and other ores and metals lying and being within and under parcels of land at Penclawdd, county of Glamorgan and delineated and coloured pink in plan annexed; lands known as old Penclawdd colliery and hatched pink in said plan and all shafts, buildings, tramways, fixtures, fittings, railroads, rubbish tips and other works situate thereon; Plan, scale: 1/2500

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      GB 216 D/D SB 12/124
  • Dates of Creation
      16 Nov. 1921
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      1 file of 5 papers and 1 plan