Lease for 17 years wanting 7 days, from 25 Dec 1866, sum of 10d for every ton of coal, culm, iron stone or iron ore worked from described lands, each ton of coal or culm worked from vein known as 9 feet vein to contain 2,240 pounds avoirdupois and each ton of coal (other than that worked from 9 feet vein) and each ton of iron stone or iron ore to contain 2,520 pounds avoirdupois, 25 Feb 1867; (i) Frederick Arthur Aylwin of parish of Lansamlet, esquire and (ii) John James of Lansoar, near Caerleon, Monmouthshire, esquire, with concurrence of (iii) Anne James McDonald of Bellevue, Clifton, near Bristol, widow, Eliza Rachel Leach, spinster and Sara Allen, widow, both of Harolds Moor, Oystermouth, to (iv) Morgan Morgan of Abercrave in Breconshire and William Morgan of Tymawr, Abercrave, colliery proprietors: Mines, veins, beds and seams of coal and culm and iron stone and iron ore lying under lands forming part of certain common waste or mountain called The Drim in parish of Ystradgunlais in Breconshire. Colliery or coal works and any other works now thereon or thereunder. Together with iron railways or roads and tramroads, machinery and other plant now being in, upon or under described lands or belonging to colliery and works hereby demised; Endorsed: plan, scale: 8 chains to inch

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      GB 216 D/D SB 15/60
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      25 Feb 1867
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      1 file of 4 parchments