Lease (and counterpart), for 99 years, if Evan Phillip and David Phillip, sons of (ii) and Susan Evan, daughter of Thomas Evan or either of them shall so long live, from 29 September last past, rent 40s yearly together with two capons at every New year’s tide and 1s 4d at decease of every said lives in lieu of heriot, 3 Apr 1694; (i) Thomas Mathews of Gregonith, parish of Swansea, gent., to (ii) Phillip Evan of Cornell Bah in p(ar)ish of Llanrhidian, yeoman: Three closes of land containing 3 acres near the Roderah or Rotherah in parish of Llanrhidian and called Tyr Gorss (Tir Gors) and now in possession of (ii); Endorsed: covenanted that (i) and his heirs shall open pit or pits, gutter or gutters for finding any mines of coal on within mentioned premises and to have free liberty of ingress, egress and regress to drive, lead and carry away such mines of coal

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      GB 216 D/D SB 16/9/1-2
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      3 Apr 1694
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