Lease

Scope and Content

(i) The Rev. John Pearce of Wrexham, co. Denbigh, minister of the Gospel.

(ii) Richard Gough of Chester, tobacconist.

(iii) Benjamin Edwards late of Broughton Hall, parish of Wrexham, co. Denbigh, schoolmaster, and Jane, his wife.

(iv) John Burton of Minera Hall, parish of Wrexham, co. Denbigh, esq. and Thomas Penson of Oswestry, co. Salop, architect.

All mines, veins, seams and beds of coal, cannel, slack and ironstone under three fields called Cerne in the township of Broughton, parish of Wrexham, co. Denbigh.

Term: 29 years.

Rent: 1/8 in kind or value of all coal raised, and 9d per ton of ironstone.

Consideration: rents, royalties and covenants.

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