|Content Description||First Party: Henry Pelham Archibald Douglas [Pelham-Clinton], 7th Duke of Newcastle [under Lyne].|
Second Party: Hannah Richmond, wife of Frederick Richmond of Newark upon Trent, Nottinghamshire.
Conveyance from (1) to (2) firstly of the farmhouse, cottages, buildings, closes of land and hereditaments in Holme, Nottinghamshire containing 49a2r24p, as described in the first schedule and coloured in red on the plan in the margins; secondly the four 'cow gaits' [perpetual rights of pasturage in common] on the land known as the marshes [numbers provided] coloured in green on the plan and described in the second schedule; thirdly fishing rights in the water known as 'The Fleet' to the extent of the frontage coloured in red on the plan on the side of this frontage only; fourthly right of way in common over the close of land and the marsh belonging to (1) numbered 112 and 111 on the plan; fifthly right of way also over th road number part 184 and over 193 to and from Winthorpe Lane; reserves to (1) the mineral rights mentioned in the second schedule and right of way over land 179; to the use that (2) may work minerals; (1) has right of way as described [details provided]; subject to the agricultural tenancies and tenants' rights but with the benefit of the rents described.
First Schedule: lists the land conveyed with part numbers and description, cultivation and occupier details.
Second Schedule: first part lists the particulars of the exemptions and reservations to the vendor; the second part lists the particulars of the rules subject to which the cow gaits are granted.
Third Schedule: lists the documents retained by (1).
Recitals: (a) (1) is seized of the premises coloured green on the plan subject to a lease dated 30 Oct. 1896 [not present] between (1) and Wigan Coal and Iron Company Limited of certain mines and minerals for 99 years from 25 Mar. 1896.
Includes a plan with the property in question coloured pink; the plan has no scale but is marked with the River Trent, the Midland Railway, several roads and a compass showing north.
Ne 6 D 2/27/9/2 is a typescript acknowledgement signed by Frederick Richmond, dated 28 Nov. 1913 confirming his purchase of lots 26, 32 and 37 at the Duke's Cromwell sale, acting as agent for his wife.
Ne 6 D 2/27/9/3 is a part printed statement of incremental value duty from the Land values Branch of Inland Revenue, dated 15 Jun. 191 relating to the transfer on sale of the above property [identification number provided] confirming that no duty is due.