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Transcription of Agent’s pocket book. Map 12 items

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1760 -1862


Map No 12 – Llanveynoe

(map taken from D1583/208)
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No.1, 2
Copy Granted 19 February 1858 to The Revd. Barton Lawrence of No. 7 Clifton Vale, Clifton
for the Lives of John, Ann and Henry Lawrence then aged resptl 14, 11, and 9 (children of Grantee)
Llanveyno Nos. 357. Quantity in Grant 9a.3r.1p
Rent -/7½


Nos. 3, 4, 5, 6
Copy granted 21 July 1823 to William Watkins of Crasswall
for the Lives of Grantee then aged 38, Mary Watkins (only daur of John Watkins of the Coed, Crasswall) 7 and Elijah Nichols (son of John Nichols of Llanveyno) then aged 1
See Court Roll page375.
Grantee and Elijah Nichols both dead. Mary Watkins alive and now the wife of John Farr of the “Great Cwm,” Llanveyno
Fence taken up between No, 6 and freehold and about 2a let into freehold.
now in possession of Wm Watkins and forms part of the “Cwm Steps” Farm.
See Blank Leaf at end of this Map
Rent 1/3 and a Capon


No. 7, 8
Lease granted 29 Sept 1839 to Wm Watkins of Llanveyno, Yeoman
for the Lives of Lessee then aged 55, Wm Watkins his son 8 and Herbert Yeomans 2 (son of Herbert Yeomans of Little Trewern, Longtown, Farmer)
Lessee and Herbert Yeomans both dead. Wm Watkins alive and lives at “Cwm Steps” Farm of which these fields form a portion.
In Llanveyno & Nos. 533, 534 & 446. – 9a.2r.20p


No. 9
Part of Castle Lands, now in possession of J.G. Harris by purchase
See Nos. 2, 3, & c Map 13. Longtown & Nos. 1388. – 4a.1r.24p


No. 10 to 15 inclusive
Lease granted 29 Sept1844 to Eleanor Morgan of Kemeys Commander Mon., Widow
for the lives of Eleanor Morgan (daur of Lessee) then aged 38, Margaret Jones 10 (daur of John Jones of Llanviangel Crucorney, Farmer) and Martha Addis 17 (daur of Thomas Addis of Longtown, Laborer)
Eleanor has married Geo. Thomas of Usk Independent Minister (& is dead)
Nos. 11,12, 13, 14 & 15 in Llanveyno. And Nos. 67, 70 & 159 in Longtown and Nos. 1387 & 1392. – 13a.0r.28p


No. 16
Expired. – Now in possession of Mrs Woodcock Groffield, Abergavenny – Worth about 10/- per ann.
Llanveyno No. 261. 5a.3r.26p


No 17
Copy granted 6 Oct 1825 to Jane Gwillim of Ewyas Harold, Widow
for the Lives of Ann Christopher (dead), James Price (only child of of John Price of Cwm Cohed, Clodock then aged 7 and Philip Gwillim (dead)
James Price only life lives at Clifton in Bristol and is a Wine & Spirit Dealer.
Now in possession of James Powell who took it under Jn Chistopher’s Will
Rent 1/1 ½


No. 18, 19
Copy granted 6 Oct 1857 to Jas. Nicholls of the Turnant
For the Lives of Grantee, Blanch his wife and David Nicholls as undermentioned
Rent-/4 ½
Llanveyno & No. 144 – 4a.2r.38p


No. 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
Copy granted  6 Oct 1857 to said James Nicholls of the Turnant, Llanveyno
for the Lives of Grantee then aged 39, Blanch his wife 41, and David Nicholls (son of John Nicholls of the Turnant then aged 9
Llanveyno & Nos. Part 125 & 126, (2a.1r.4p) 173, 174, 203 & 205 - Acreage 8a.1r.19p
Encroachment by said Jas Nicholls Nos. 124 & 123 -2a.1r.37p
Rent 1/4 ½


No 25 to 29 inclusive
[struck out – Expired – Now in possession of John Gilbert Harris who wishes to renew]
Llanveyno Nos. on Map 175, 190, 191 & 204 – Acreage 7a.2r.23p



Use of capitals, spelling and punctuation have been retained. To ease readability some line breaks have been introduced. Some abbreviations have been expanded. Brackets - ( ) are as document. Brackets - [ ] indicate text struck out or added information. The Field numbers used for primary identification are those used in a survey made before 1800 (see D/1583/208) and predate those of the Tithe surveys of the 1840’s.

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