Special Committee Meeting (re Ground) held Monday Nov 30 1891
Present W.E. Barclay Esq. (in the chair) Messrs Houlding, Nisbet, Ramsay,
Henderson, Williams, Howarth, Currier, Atkinson, Griffiths, Clayton
Coates & the Secretary.
Minutes of last meeting read & confirmed.
Reduction of Mr. Houlding stated that he had considered the question of
Rent reduced rent, but could not accept anything different
to what had been arranged in the past.
Purchase of Mr. Houlding gave details of purchase scheme from which the
Ground following figures were extracted.
13600 Yards in Mr. Houlding's land and 9690 Yards in
Mr. Orrell's land making a total of 23,290 Yards and at 7/6 per
Yard the cost would be £8734.
Sub Com. Resolved that the Sub Committee be requested to enquire from
Mr. Orrell the terms on which he would let or sell his land.
Next Meeting Resolved that we meet again on Monday next at 4 P.M.
Signed Dec 7 1891 W. E. Barclay