Articles of Agreement

Scope and Content

(i) Dame Barbara Mostyn, widow of Sir Edward Mostyn late of Talacre baronet deceased and guardian of Sir Pyers Mostyn baronet now an infant of 6 years, eldest son and heir of Sir Edward, Hon. Robert Lee of Lee Place co. Oxford esq. and Piers Mostyn of Greenfield esq., (brother of Sir Edward), executors of Sir Edward.

(ii) Margaret Thomas of Grange, parish of Holywell.

Lease by (i) to (ii) mines of lead ore, caulk and calamine in part of a field in Holywell called Quitia Ball, being part of Grange tenement, commencing from the ground now in lease to the Governor and Company for Smelting down Lead with Pit Coal and Sea Coal extending southwards to the end of the same field, and containing 3 meers in breadth from the fence between the said field and Pen y Ball Lane.

Term: 7 years.

Rent: 30s. per ton of lead ore, 15s. per ton of caulk and calamine.


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