Deed of dedication (duplicate) for £45 15s, 29 Apr 1922; (i) Eliza Jenkin of Old Hayes, Sidmouth, county of Devon, widow and (ii) Ernest Holtham Leeder of 46, Waterloo Street, county borough of Swansea, surveyor and (iii) said Ernest Holtham Jenkin and Beatrice Jenkin of 36, Lansdowne Crescent, Cheltenham, county of Gloucester, widow, executors and trustees of will of David Trevillian Jenkin, late of Mirador, Hambrook, gentleman, with (iv) The Gower Rural District Council: (iii) do hereby dedicate and to enable them to do so (ii), by direction of (i), hereby dedicates, releases and confirms to public for purpose of public highway between Penclawdd and Gowerton three strips of land having area of 111 perches and their estate, title and interest (if any) in two strips of land having area of 35 perches, except and reserved unto (iii) or persons entitled thereto all mines and minerals with full powers of winning and getting same. Reserving to (iii) and occupiers right of connecting their land on south side of pieces of land hereby dedicated with London and North Western Railway and in so doing to lay down from time to time tramway or railway on or over proposed new road and footpath. (iv) shall within six calendar months from 30 September 1921 construct and complete on and through road plots of land proposed new road which shall so far as it shall traverse said plots be of uniform width of 30 feet and be at all times thereafter maintained by and at expense of (iv); Recites indenture, 31 Mar 1894 (see D/D SB 16/136), will of David Trevillian Jenkin, 30 Jul 1912, proved 15 Mar 1916 (see D/D SB 16/378) and lease, 11 Dec 1849 (see D/D SB 16/67); Plan,scale : 1/2500

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      GB 216 D/D SB 16/237
  • Dates of Creation
      11 Dec 1849
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      1 file of 2 papers and 1 plan