Document ReferenceNe 6 D 2/24/1
TitleCopy release of surface rights from Henry P.A.D. Pelham-Clinton, 7th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne to Colonel A.E. Whitaker over land in the parish of Harworth, Nottinghamshire; 3 Dec. 1925
Date3 December 1925
Extent4ff (plus plan)
Content DescriptionFirst Party: Henry Pelham Archibald Douglas [Pelham-Clinton], 7th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne.

Second Party: Wigan Coal and Iron Company Limited, registered at Kirkless near Wigan.

Third Party: Barber Walker and Company Limited, registered at Ironmonger Lane, London.

Fourth Party: Colonel Albert Edward Whitaker of Babworth Hall, Nottinghamshire.

Release by (1), (2) and (3) to (4) of all surface rights over strips or parcels of land in the parish of Harworth, measuring 2 acres 3 roods and 23 perches [as shown on attached plan], reserves the right to survey the land; mentions that the strips of land in question are to be used to wdien the railway [London and North Eastern Railway].

Recitals: (a) fact that the property called the Martin Estate was conveyed by (1) and others to Benjamin I. Whitaker 2 Oct. 1891, by which certain surface rights were reserved to (1), and that the property in question formed part of that estate; (b) fact that the mineral rights and above mentioned surface rights for the Martin Estate were leased by (1) to (2) 20 Oct. 1896; (c) fact that (2) sub-leased certain of these rights to (3) by lease dated 30 Nov. 1923; (d) fact that (4) is tenant for life of Martin Estate under the will of Benjamin I. Whitaker dated 24 Jul. 1905 [proved 9 Aug. 1922], including strips of land desired by The London and North Eastern Railway Company for widening their line.

Includes a plan of the strips of land running along the eastern side of the London and North Eastern Railway through the parish of Harworth; the land in question is coloured pink and area given; plan is drawn to a scale of 1/2500; there is a compass at the top of the plan.
Termestate business, releases, Harworth (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Harworth (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, sub-leases, Harworth (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, surface rights, Harworth (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, Martin Estate (Nottinghamshire)
railways, London and North Eastern Railway
railways, widening of
maps and plans, Harworth (Nottinghamshire)

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA26176Wigan Coal and Iron Company Limited
NA27916Barber, Walker and Company Limited; colliers
NA27948London and North Eastern Railway Company
NA993Clinton; Henry P.A.D. Pelham- (1864-1928); 7th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; succ. 1879; known as 'Linny'1864-1928
NA53753Whitaker; Benjamin (c.1922); owned land in the parish of Harworth Nottinghamshirec.1922
NA9367Whitaker; Albert Edward (1860-1945); 1st Baronet; created 1936; of Babworth Hall, Nottinghamshire1860-1945
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