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Common Lands (Public Rights)

Volume 237: debated on Friday 4 April 1930

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asked the Minister of Agriculture if he will give a list, by counties, of the common lands and manorial wastes in England and Wales to which the public have been given rights of air and exercise under the Law of Property Act, 1925, stating in each case the acreage of the land and the name of the person executing the deed?

The particulars which my hon. Friend requires are given in the following statement:

County.Common or Manorial Waste.Parish.Acreage.Name of party executing deed under section 193 (2) of the Law of Property Act, 1925.
Acres.
Southampton—count.Hazeley Heath, Hunts Common and Causeway, Cricketers, Phœnix, Bears and West Greens, and Green Lane.Hartley Wintney276½Hon. Rachel Anstruther Gough Calthorpe.
SurreyHurt Wood (Pt.)Cranleigh, Shere and Ewhurst.1,641Reginald Arthur Bray.
Hurt Wood (Pt.)CranleighReginald Clifford Allen.
FrenshamFrensham601Richard Combe.
Thursley (Pt.)Thursley646Herbert Binuie.
Witley (Pt.)Witley140do.
Thursley (Pt.)Thursley60Pall Mall Trust, Limited.
Witley (Pt.)Witley167do.
Hackhurst DownsShere210Reginald Arthur Bray.
Gomshall Marshdo.27do.
Shere HeathShere, Cranleigh and Ewhurst.49do.
Beales WoodFrensham9Richard Combe.
HankleyElstead731do.
Albury Downs (Pt.)Albury171The Duke of Northumberland.
West Clandon Downs (Pt.)West Clandon—60¾The Earl of Onslow.
RanmoreDorking Rural Great and Little Bookham, Effingham.625Cubitt Estates Ltd.
Tilburstow Hill56Sir Bernard Eyre Greenwell, Bart.
Blindley HeathGodstone, Horne and Tandridge.74
Godstone Green10½
SussexBroadbridge Heath.Warnham11¼Charles Eric Lucas.
WarwickStivichall Common and Grove.Stivichall64¾Coventry Corporation.
WhitleySt. Michael Without.74do.
YarningaleClaverdon39¼Edward Galton Wheler Galton.
York (N.R.)Courby HillWest TanfieldWm. Denby Arton.
Total13,331