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     Archaeologia Cantiana Vol. 73 - 1959 page 173
More Notes on Kentish Roads. By F. C. Elliston-Erwood, F.S.A.  continued

intitled to for their respective Services and Labour And that he the said John Corbett his Executors or Administrators shall and will pay or cause to be paid unto the Trustees of the said Roads Parties hereto or to the Treasurer to the Trustees of the said Roads now and for the time being all such Sum and Sums of Money as shall be. expended or disbursed in the Employment of such Workmen and Labourers as aforesaid or otherwise shall and wifi permit the same to be deducted and retained from and out of any Monies that shall or may be due to him under or by Virtue of this Contract And the said Trustees Parties hereto for themselves and for the Trustees of the said Roads for the time being do covenant promise and agree to and with the said John Corbett his Executors and Administrators that the Trustees of the said Roads out of the Revenues of the said Trust shall and will find and provide all Earth necessary to fill up the Ground to its proper Heigth or Levell And also that when the whole of the Work hereby contracted and agreed for shall be performed and executed by the said John Corbett his Executors or Administrators according to the Terms herein before mentioned and agreed upon and according to the Satisfaction of the Surveyor appointed or to be appointed as aforesaid the Trustees of the said Roads or their Treasurer for the time being shall and will well and truly pay or cause to be paid out of the Revenues of the said Trust unto the said John Corbett his Executors or Administrators all such Sum or Sums of Money as shall be

justly due to the said John Corbett his Executors or Administrators for the several Materials Works and Services herein before contracted and agreed for at the Price aforesaid PROVIDED ALWAYS and it is the True Intent and Meaning of these Presents and of the Parties hereunto and so agreed and understood by them and every of them that in Case the Trustees of the said Roads now and for the time being or any Five of them at a General Meeting assembled or the Surveyor appointed or to be appointed as aforesaid shall think proper to make any Alteration Addition or Diminution of or to any of the Works herein before contracted and agreed for then such Alterations Additions or Diminutions shall be paid for by the Trustees of the said Roads now and for the time being in Addition to the Sum of Money hereinbefore contracted and agreed for or subtracted therefrom at such Rates and Prices as shall be settled by such Surveyor as aforesaid according as the same shall be an Addition to or Diminution of the Work hereby contracted and agreed for but shall not in any Manner vacate or make void these Presents nor any Covenant Matter or Thing herein contained

IN WITNESS whereof the said John Corbett hath hereunder set his Hand and Seal the Day and Year first above written
                                               JOHN CORBETT.

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