|Content Description||First Party: Henry P.A.D. [Pelham-Clinton] 7th Duke of Newcastle [under Lyne].|
Second Party: Andrew Ford of Chesterfield, Derbyshire.
Conveyance from (1) to (2) of a parcel of land situated on the eastern side of Eldon Street containing a cottage, outbuildings and appurtenances currently in the occupation of J. Bruggs, measuring 1 acre and 28 perches [as shown on attached plan]; reservations to (1): all mines and minerals together with the power to work the minerals without leaving support for the surface land, all rents and royalties payable under the mining lease [see recitals below] except surface rents, and the free passage of water and soil; conveyance is subject to the existing tenancy and the covenants of a mining lease.
(1) acknowledges (2)'s right to the production of documents listed in an appended schedule.
Recitals: (a) fact that (1) is seised of the property in question which is subject to a mining lease with the Wigan Coal and Iron Company, dated 30 Oct. 1896; (b) fact that (1) has agreed to sell the property to (2).
Includes a plan with the property in question coloured pink; taken from the 1900 edition 25 inch ordnance survey map; there is a compass; dated 1 Mar. 1920.