Gwent Record Office
Catalogue, Lord Abergavenny’s estates
Lease for lives, Lower Maescoed
Lease for lives, July 20, 1758
(1) Rt Hon George Lord Abergavenny
(2) James Beavan of par Ewyasharrold, husbandman
A cottage, garden and 2 acres of land, now in the possession of Susanna Beavan widow, and John Prichard on Lower Mescoed.
For the lives of (2) aged 36, William Phillips, son of John Phillips of par Ewyasharrold, weaver, aged about 13, and Thomas Prosser aged about 13, son of Thomas Prosser of par Ewyasharrold, yeoman, from 24 June, 1758
Rent 1/- pa with 5/- as a heriot and suit of court.
Witnesses: John Gilbert and John Phillips