Bundle of papers collected by A. Leslie Evans relating to Port Talbot Harbour, including: Copy deed of mutual release of rights to collect tolls, dated 31 Dec. 1877; the Governor and Company of Copper Miners in England in liquidation to the Port Talbot Company; Agreement to lease of land, buildings, tramroad etc. at Port Talbot, the Port Talbot Company to James Shaw, James Spence and John Dixon, dated 18 June 1879; Lease for 99 years from 25 Mar. 1880 for £2 annual rent dated 15 May 1880; The Port Talbot Company to William Pearce of Aberavon, sail maker; a site near the lock gates at Port Talbot for a sail maker’s loft. Includes plan.; Agreement dated 23 Sept. 1891, the Port Talbot Co. to Wright, Butler and Co. Ltd.; giving an exemption from tolls, licence for dredging, and provisions against competition; Letters relating to the Cwmavon Railway and the Port Talbot Company and the building of Oakwood’s Railway, wharves etc., 1896. 1877-1896

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