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late 18th to 19th C

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WENDRON [no ref. or date]
Merther Uny [no ref. or date]
[no title] WH/1/6166 5 Feb. 1820

Contents:
Assignment of 99 yr. lease in trust for wife and son.
Thos. Semmens of St. Mawgan-in-Meneage, miller, to Hen. Jenkin of Crowan, gent., and Jn. Eustis of Crowan, yeo.
Dwelling-houses and mills called Merther Uny grist mills and premises, in occ. of Jn. Treloar; also pigs, horses, cow, table, chairs, bed and clock.


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[no title] RH/1/1575/1,2 25 Mar 1795

Contents:
99 yr. lease (lives of lessee, w. Hannah, and s. Thos.); rent £1 (also counterpart); (no. 23).
(1) Francis, Duke of Leeds, to (2) Thos. Simmons of Crowan, tinner.
Consideration: lessee within 12 months to build dwelling-house; also 8 guineas
Eustis' Western Moor at Godolphin.


[no title] RH/1/1727 14 Apr 1774

Contents:
99 yr. lease (lives of lessee and bro. Rob.); rent 3/4 (No. 145).
(1) Francis, Lord Godolphin, to (2) Jn. Richards of Breage, carpenter
Consideration: £29.
Part of Tregonning tenement being Well Field, Park-an-Spring ¼ part of Hagareswells Crofts, ¼ part of enclosed piece of ground called the Hill, lying above the crofts, ¼ part of the Dry Ground, and an enclosed plot below White Croft, ¼ part of Well Moor, all reputed to be part of Tregonning tenement late occ. Sam. Polkinhorne, then Jn. Eustis, then lessee.

[no title] RH/1/1874 10 Jan 1807

Contents:
99 yr. lease (lives of lessee, and Hen., s. of Jn. Walters of Crowan); rent 336 (no. 5).
(1) Geo. Wm. Fred., Duke of Leeds, to
(2) Jn. Eustis of Crowan, yeo.
Consideration: £50.
Dwelling-house erected by Tobias Rodda, with garden and 5 fields, formerly part of Kirthen Down, late occ. Hugh Rogers, decd., except cottage, garden and meadow of Wm. Semmens, butcher.


[no title] RH/1/1890 10 Jan 1807

Contents:
99 yr. lease (lives of lessee, and Hen., s. of Jn. Walters of Crowan); rent 3/6 (no. 21).
(1) Geo. Wm. Fred., Duke of Leeds, to (2) Jn. Eustis of Crowan, yeo.
Consideration: £50
Field called Higher Croft (as above).


[no title] RH/1/1891 25 May 1836

Contents:
99 yr. lease (lives of lessee's w. Grace, dau. Alice and dau. Sarah); rent 5/- (no. 21)
(1) Geo. Wm. Fred., Duke of Leeds, to (2) Rich. Gilbert of Breage, miner.
Consideration: £100.
2 meadows and piece of croft under (5a.) part of Kirthen barton, formerly with other enclosures in occ. Jn. Eustis and representatives.


[no title] RH/1/1904 3 Sep 1783

Contents:
99 yr. lease (lives of Jn. Jenkin and Hen. and Jn. Eustis); rent 5/- (no. 4).
(1) Francis, Lord Godolphin, to (2) Hen. and Jn. Eustis both of Crowan, tinners.
Consideration: surrender of 1765 lease to Hen. Jenkin, and £26.
Messuage and tenement (15a.) in Crowan late occ. Stephen Dale then Hen. Jenkin, now of lessees, formerly part of barton of Kirthen (part of Little Water).


[no title] RH/1/1905 21 Jan 1836

Contents:
99 yr. lease (lives of Thos., s. of Wm. and Mary Richards of Marazion, Wm., s. of Wm. and Mary league of Wendron, and Thos., s. of Thos. and Mary Ann Teague of Wendron); rent 8/8 (no. 4)
(1) Geo. Wm. Fred., Duke of Leeds, to (2) Thos.
Teague of Redruth, esq.
Consideration: £445.
Messuage and tenement called Little Water, now occ. Thos. Hocking and Wm. Eade, leased 1783 to Hen. and Jn. Eustis (as above).


[no title] RH/1/1937 25 Mar 1836

Contents:
99 yr. lease (lives of lessee, s. Silas, and Pearce, s. of Jn. Kingdom of St. Erth); rent 2/6 (no. 53)
(1) Geo. Wm. Fred., Duke of Leeds, to (2) Francis Eustis of St. Erth, miner
Consideration: lessee within 2 years to hedge plot
Three-cornered waste plot on w. side of lane from Hayle road into Chas. Blight's premises, part of Kirthen tenement.


[no title] RH/1/1945 1 June 1808

Contents:
99 yr. lease (lives of Jn. Kitchen, Eliz., w. of Hen. Eustis and dau. of lessee, and Mary, dau. of Eliz. Eustis); rent 2/6 (no. 59).
(1) Geo. Wm. Fred., Duke of Leeds, to (2) Mary Symons of Germoe, wid.
Consideration: lessee has hedged and improved plot and built dwelling-house.
Dwelling-house on Ballwest with small plot in front, bounded on e. with Rich. Toll's garden, on s. with road from Chycarne to Boscreege, on w. with Jas. Schollar's garden.


[no title] RH/1/2258 28 Jan 1794

Contents:
99 yr. lease (lives of lessee, s. Hen. and dau. Ann); rent 4/6 (no. 43).
(1) Francis, Duke of Leeds, to (2) Henry Eustis of Helston, joiner.
Consideration: £63.
¾ of dwelling-house, backside and garden late in occ. of Jn. Polglase decd., then Hen. Penberthy decd., now of lessee.


[no title] RH/1/2348 2 April 1804

Contents:
99 year lease, rent 12s (no 59)
(Lives of lessee, 26, Margery his wife, 30, Elizabeth his daughter, 1)
1) George William Frederick, Duke of Leeds
2) John Eustis of Crowan, tinner
Consideration: Lessee to hedge and cultivate plot and in two years to build dwelling house of two ground rooms and two chambers
Plot, part of Carsize Common in Crowan, of 3 acres, bounded on the west with Richard Eustis' enclosure, on the north, east and south east with other unenclosed parts of the Common and on the south with the road from Hayle to Crowan

[no title] RH/1/2351/1,2 2 April 1804

Contents:
99 year lease, rent 14s [With counterpart] (no 61)
(Lives of lessee, 30, Elizabeth their daughter, 4)
1) George William Frederick, Duke of Leeds
2) William Eustis of Crowan, tinner
Consideration: Lessee in two years to hedge and cultivate plot and build dwelling house of two ground rooms and two chambers
Triangular plot, part of Carzise Common in Crowan of three acres, bounded on the west with the road from Helston to Hayle, on the south with the road from Marazion to Camborne and on the other side with the High Road which separates it from the enclosures of John Eustis and Richard Eustis
[Lease endorsed "1833 Octr 5th By indenture of this date - 8 lace of the wink plot & about 10 lace of the plot adjoining Henry Watters's Garden were granted to John Eustis for 68 years at the yearly Rent of sixpence" Counterpart endorsed "Surrendered 1835"]

[no title] RH/1/2352 25 March 1835

Contents:
99 year lease, rent 14s (no 61)
(Lives of Ann, wife of John Eustis, 32, Henry, son of lessee, 27, Richard, son of lessee, 25)
1) George William Frederick, Duke of Leeds
2) John Ward of Crowan, tinner
Consideration: £48 and surrender of lease of 1804 to William Eustis
Two dwelling houses and seven fields and a croft formerly described as triangular, part of Carzise Common, Crowan, of 3 acres and 2 roods, bounded on the west with the road leading from Helston to Hayle, on the south with the road leading from Marazion to Camborne and on the other side with the High Road which separates it from the enclosures of John Eustis and Richard Eustis

[no title] RH/1/2353/1,2 2 April 1804

Contents:
99 year lease, rent 14s [With counterpart] (no 65)
(Lives of lessee, 32, Grace his wife, 30, Richard his son, 7)
1) George William Frederick, Duke of Leeds
2) Richard Eustis of Crowan, tinner
Consideration: Lessee in two years to hedge and cultivate plot and build dwelling house of two ground rooms and two chambers
Two plots, part of Carzise Common, Crowan of three acres, to be divided by a road 30 foot broad leading from Gwinear to Helston, bounded on the west with the road from Helston to Hayle, on the north with the road separating Crowan and Gwinear parishes, on the east with John Eustis' enclosure and on the south with the road between the plot and that of William Eustis
[Lease endorsed "Expired 1853" and "24th June 1825. The within named Richard Eustis Leased to James Holman of Crowan a plot on which a Dwelling House is erected and a garden and town place for 70 yrs & interest of Reversion Reserved Rent 3/-"]

[no title] RH/1/2354 30 April 1856

Contents:
99 year lease, rent £1 (no 65)
(Lives of lessee, 34, Prudence her daughter, 12, William Taylor her nephew, 11)
1) Francis Godolphin D'Arcy, Duke of Leeds
2) Prudence Taylor of Crowan, widow
Consideration: £171
Three cottages and five closes of land and a croft, about 4 acres, in the occupation of Mary Eustis, John Pearce and lessee, part of Carzise Common, near Leedstown in Crowan, formerly leased to Richard Eustis


[no title] RH/1/2359 1 June 1805

Contents:
99 year lease, rent 12s (no 70)
(Lives of lessee, 28, Ann his wife, 31, John his son, 5)
1) George William Frederick, Duke of Leeds
2) John Ward of Crowan, tinner
Consideration: Lessee in two years to hedge and cultivate plot and build dwelling house of two ground rooms and two chambers
Three plots of ground, part of Carzise Commons, in Crowan, already marked out and allotted to lessee, of three acres
Plot 1, of 1 acre, bounded on the north with the road from Praze to Marazion, on the west with unenclosed Common, on the south with the lands of St Aubyn and on the east with the road from Binner to Hayle. Plot 2, of 3 roods, bounded on the west with the road from Binner to Hayle, on the north with the road from Praze to Marazion, on the east with unenclosed parts of the Common, and on the south with St Aubyn lands. Plot 3, a triangular plot of 1 acre, bounded on the west and north with John Eustis' enclosure, on the east with unenclosed Common and on the south with the road from Praze to Hayle


[no title] RH/1/2370 24 June 1847

Contents:
99 year lease rent 19s 6d (no 101)
(Lives of Samuel Richards, lessee, 27, Eliza his wife, 23, Honor wife of William Stevens, lessee, 42)
1) Francis Godolphin D'Arcy, Duke of Leeds
2) Samuel Richards and William Stevens, both of Leedstown, Crowan, miners
Triangular plot of waste, of 1 acre, part of Carsize Common at Leedstown, in possession of John Ward, bounded on the east with John Eustis's plot, on the south east with St Aubyn lands, on the north west with the Highway from Leedstown to Paul's Green, except road of four feet wide for the occupier of the garden now in the possession of John Harvey, and excepting that part of the Common behind William Lethlean's dwelling house, of 113 by 30 feet, used by him as a mud pool, rick plots and roads into his said premises

[no title] RH/1/2390 16 March 1792

Contents:
99 year lease, rent 2s 6d (no 33)
(Lives of lessee, 32, Hannah his wife, 33, Francis Eustis of Crowan, tinner, 35)
1) Francis, Duke of Leeds
2) Thomas Semmons of Gwinear, tinner
Consideration: Lessee to build dwelling house
Plot on Gwinear Downs of one acre, now marked out [No details]
[Pencil endorsement "New Lease Wm Arthur"]


[no title] RH/1/2413/1,2 16 February 1796

Contents:
99 year lease, rent 3s 10d [With counterpart] (no 48)
(Lives of lessee, 25, Jenefer his wife, 22, Ann their daughter, 6 months)
1) Francis, Duke of Leeds
2) George Eustis of Gwinear, tinner
Consideration: Lessee to build dwelling house
Plot on Gwinear Downs, Gwinear, of one acre, already marked out [No details given]


Trenerth Commons [no ref. or date]
[no title] RH/1/2474/1,2 2 April 1804

Contents:
99 year lease, rent 12s [With counterpart] (no 62)
(Lives of Elizabeth, wife of lessee, 32, Christopher, son of lessee's brother Colan Williams, 14, Henry, son of lessee's brother Henry, 4)
1) George William Frederick, Duke of Leeds
2) Christopher Williams of Gwinear, tinner
Consideration: Lessee in two years to hedge and cultivate plot and build dwelling house of two ground rooms and two chambers
Plot, part of Trenerth common, Gwinear, of three acres, bounded on the south with unenclosed Common, on the west with George Eustis' plot, on the north with William Palamountain's tenement and on the east with Mary Richards' plot and the high road from Helston to Gwinear

[no title] RH/1/2475 1 October 1805

Contents:
99 year lease, rent 12s (no. 62)
(Lives of lessee, 40, Meriam, his wife, 36, William, his son, 13)
1) George William Frederick, Duke of Leeds
2) John Vial of Crowan, tinner
Consideration: Lessee in two years to hedge and cultivate plot and build a dwelling house of two ground rooms and two chambers
Plot, part of Trenerth common in Gwinear, of three acres, bounded on the south with unenclosed parts of the common, on the west with George Eustis' enclosure, on the north with William Palamountain's tenement and on the east with Mary Richards' tenement and the high road from Helston to Gwinear
[Endorsed "In hand July 1848"]


[no title] RH/1/2476 2 April 1804

Contents:
99 year lease, rent 12s (no. 63)
(Lives of Jenefer, 5, George, 3, John, 1, children of lessee)
1) George William Frederick, Duke of Leeds
2) George Eustis of Gwinear, tinner
Consideration: Lessee in two years to cultivate and hedge plot, and build dwelling house of two ground grooms and two chambers
Two plots, part of Trenerth Common in Gwinear, plot one of two roods bounded on the south with unenclosed commons, on the west with Simon Uren's enclosure, on the north with Richard Wallis' enclosure, and on the east with George Eustis' field; plot two of two acres, bounded on the south and west with unenclosed commons, on the north with William Palamountain's tenement, and on the east with Christopher Williams' field


[no title] RH/1/2480/1,2 20 August 1804

Contents:
99 year lease, rent 12s, [With counterpart] (no 67)
(Lives of lessee, 30, Alice his wife, 20, Samuel son of lessee's brother Charles, 3)
1) George William Frederick, Duke of Leeds
2) Samuel Oatey of Gwinear, tinner
Consideration: Lessee in two years to hedge and cultivate plot and build a dwelling house of two ground rooms and two chambers
Plot, part of Trenerth Common in Gwinear, of three acres, on the north with George Eustis' plot and unenclosed Common, on the east with John Rosemergy's plot, on the south with the road separating Crowan and Gwinear parishes and on the west with unenclosed common

[no title] RH/1/2481 1 June 1808

Contents:
99 year lease, rent 12s (no. 67)
(Lives of lessee, 30, John, 4, Henry, 1, sons of George Eustis)
1) George William Frederick, Duke of Leeds
2) Henry Eustis of Crowan, tinner
Consideration: Lessee in two years to hedge and cultivate plot and build a dwelling house of two ground rooms and two chambers
Plot, parts of Trenerth Commons in Gwinear, of three acres, bounded on the north with George Eustis' plot, on the east with John Rosemergy's plot, on the south with the road between Crowan and Gwinear parishes, and on the west with Simon Uren's plot


[no title] RH/1/2482 1 June 1805

Contents:
99 year lease, rent 7s 6d (no. 71)
(Lives of lessee, 39, Simon, 11, William, 18, his sons)
1) George William Frederick, Duke of Leeds
2) Simon Uren of Gwinear, tinner
Consideration: Lessee in two years to hedge and cultivate plot, and build a dwelling house of two ground rooms and two chambers
Plot, part of Trenerth Commons in Gwinear, of 1¾ acres, bounded on the north with the enclosure in the occupation of Simon Uren and George Eustis' plot, on the south with Samuel Oatey's plot, and on the west with the road to Tappard Mill from the Highway to Hayle


[no title] RH/1/2484/1,2 1 July 1806

Contents:
99 year lease, rent 12s [With counterpart] (no 72)
(Lives of lessee, 27, Richard, 8, John, 6, sons of Alice Penhale of Gwinear, widow)
1) George William Frederick, Duke of Leeds
2) John Rosemergy of Gwinear, tinner
Consideration: Lessee in two years to hedge and cultivate plot and build a dwelling house of two ground rooms and two chambers
Plot, part of Trenerth Commons in Gwinear, of three acres, bounded on the east with the road from Gwinear to Helston, on the south with the road separating Gwinear and Crowan parishes, on the west with Samuel Oatey and George Eustis' plots, and on the north with Christopher Williams' plot
[Endorsed "Surrendered 1835"]


[no title] RH/1/2485 25 March 1835

Contents:
99 year lease, rent 12s (no. 72)
(Lives of John Rosemergy, 55, Thomas, son of lessee, 34, James, son of John Harvey, grandson of lessee, 5)
1) George William Frederick, Duke of Leeds
2) John Ward of Crowan, tinner
Consideration: Surrender of lease of 1 July 1806 and £18
Messuage and three fields and a croft described in original lease as a plot of three acres, bounded on the east with the road from Gwinear to Helston, on the south with the road between Gwinear and Crowan, on the west with Samuel Oatey and George Eustis' plots and on the north with Christopher Williams' plot


no title] RH/1/3110 24 June 1794

Contents:
21 year sett; all metals; dish 1/8
(1) Francis, Duke of Leeds
(2) John Eustis of Crowan, yeoman
To enter into an adit now driven in Pauls Downs in Crowan and to carry on an end or drift from the said adit to the extent of Goonvares tenement westward, which is understood to be the southern hedge of the lane leading from Marazion towards Gwinear downs, and 50 fathoms on each side of the adit
[Endorsed "To be in Noon Vares new set"]