Duplicate Lease between The Right Honourable Viscount Chilston and Young's Paraffin Light and Mineral Oil Company (Limited) of Shale under Baads [...]

code: 129001

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129001
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Duplicate Lease between The Right Honourable Viscount Chilston and Young's Paraffin Light and Mineral Oil Company (Limited) of Shale under Baads and Burngrange. Legal: J. C. and A. Steuart, W.S. Allowing Young's Paraffin Light and Mineral Oil Company to mine 'all the bituminous oil shale lying in and uder that part of the lands of Baads and Burngrange in the Parish of West Calder, and County of Midlothian'. The lease is signed by two witnesses, Percy Lowe and Charles James and by the Viscount Chilston. Also signed by H. B. Heath Eves (Director of Young's ), Robert Crichton (Director of Young's) and R. W. Meikle (Secretary of Young's). See also Arc 129013. Dated 1937.