Lease

Scope and Content

(i) William Henry Gladstone of Hawarden Castle, co. Flint, M.P.

(ii) Alexander Ward of Aston, Hawarden, co. Flint, coal proprietor.

Mines and seams of coal, cannel, carbonaceous shale, ironstone, blackband, iron pyrites, brick clay and fire clay under lands in Ewloe and Pentrobin townships, Hawarden, and under lands called Mare Hey in Ewloe, Aston and Shotton townships, Hawarden, with powers to sink mines, raise coals, etc.

Plan in margin.

Term: 25 years.

Rent: £4 per acre of land worked.

£400 dead rent (except for Mare Hey which is £48 dead rent).

Royalties (specified).

Counterpart of D/HA/930.

Note

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