Document ReferenceNe 6 D 2/48/144
TitleLarge bundle of deeds, plans, correspondence and other associated papers concerning the lease from Henry P.A.D. Pelham-Clinton, 7th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne to the Wigan Coal Company of minerals underlying lands in Nottinghamshire, dated 30 Oct. 1896; 1895-1906
Content DescriptionBundle marked 'Contents of the Box marked The Wigan Coal and Iron Company Ltd'; contents as follows:

Ne 6 D 2/48/144/1: Incomplete [draft] agreement for lease with the Wigan Coal and Iron Company, dated 1895 [see Ne 6 D 2/48/141].

Ne 6 D 2/48/144/2: Miscellaneous deeds, legal papers and correspondence, mainly relating to Manton Farm, dated 1896-1902; note that a report endorsed on the wrapper is not present.

Ne 6 D 2/48/144/3: Correspondence between Francis and Crookenden [solicitors] and M.H. Mills, dated Nov. 1904; also detailed notes and criticisms of the lease.

Ne 6 D 2/48/144/4: Agreements between the duke and George Bond dated 27 Mar. 1895 and 30 Oct. 1896 [see Ne 6 D 2/48/143], and associated correspondence.

Ne 6 D 2/48/144/5: Correspondence re. sinking a colliery at Manton, dated 1897-1903.

Ne 6 D 2/48/144/6: Correspondence re. the lease, dated 1896-1900.

Ne 6 D 2/48/144/7: Correspondence and plan re. proposals to build a colliery village in Manton, dated 1900-1902.

Ne 6 D 2/48/144/8: Correspondence taken from a folder marked 'Letters. Wigan Co.', dated 1895-1899.

Ne 6 D 2/48/144/9: Large sub-bundle of material labelled 'Press Copy Schedules and Papers, etc', includes correspondence, a schedule/terrier of lands taken [by parish], and other papers re. the lease.

Ne 6 D 2/48/144/10: Parliamentary reports concerning the Coal Mines Regulation Act 1887, Weights and Measures Act 1889, and Workmen's Compensation Act 1897.

Ne 6 D 2/48/144/11: Correspondence re. the appointment of Mr M.H. Mills as mining surveyor as a replacement for Mr Jeffcock, dated 1900-1904.

Ne 6 D 2/48/144/12: Plan showing lands included in lease [identical to plan accompanying Ne 6 D 2/48/141].

Ne 6 D 2/48/144/13: Sub-bundle of plans re. the lease.

Ne 6 D 2/48/144/14: Sub-bundle of plans re. the release of surface minerals at Worksop, dated 1905.

See also other items probably taken from this bundle within Ne 6 D 2/48/396.
Termestate business, agreements, Nottinghamshire
estate business, leases, Nottinghamshire
estate business, leases, mining leases
estate business, leases, Manton (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, leases, Worksop (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, appointments, mining surveyor
estate business, correspondence, mining
estate business, farms, Worksop (Nottinghamshire)
minerals, lease of
minerals, lease of
mining and extraction, Nottinghamshire
collieries, Manton Colliery (Nottinghamshire)
maps and plans, Nottinghamshire
maps and plans, Worksop (Nottinghamshire)
legal business, opinions
parliamentary business, acts, Coal Mines Regulation Act 1887
parliamentary business, acts, Weights and Measures Act 1889
parliamentary business, acts, Workmen's Compensation Act 1897
housing, Manton Colliery Village (Worksop, Nottinghamshire)
housing, Worksop (Nottinghamshire)

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA26176Wigan Coal and Iron Company Limited
NA993Clinton; Henry P.A.D. Pelham- (1864-1928); 7th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; succ. 1879; known as 'Linny'1864-1928
NA56366Mills; M.H. (fl 1900); Mr; mining surveyorfl 1900
NA50271Bond; George Creswell (fl 1896-1899); Mr; of Nottingham; leased Sun Inn Tuxford Notts from 7th Duke of Newcastle under Lynefl 1896-1899
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