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The Right Honourable Thomas Lord Fairfax Barton of Cameron in that Part of Great Britain Call'd Siskland Proprietor of the Northern Neck of Virginia To All to Whom this Present Writing shall come send Greeting Know Ye that for Good Causes for [illegible] Consideration of the Composition for my use Paid And for the Annual [illegible] hereafter Reserved. I have Given Granted and Confirmed And by these Presents for me my Heirs and [illegible] do Give Grants & Confirm unto James Bland [illegible] a certain Trail or Parcel of Wast land situate in the County of Prince William on the North Side of the main Run of Occoquan & founded as by a Survey thereof made by Mr. James Thomas Pursuant to a Warrant to him directed as followeth Begining as, A, a Beach on the Side of the said Run Mark'd W B F S. I B. Corner to William Bland Francis Stone & James Bland Sen. where also mark d two White Oaks ~ Thence along the said Stone and Blands line No. 38 [degrees]. 30 [degrees] [illegible]. One Hundred Fifty Poles to, B, a White Oak [illegible] two small red Oaks Corner to the said William Bland and William Davis thence along their line So. 54 [degrees] [illegible]. One Hundred thirty three Poles to, C, a [illegible] [illegible] No. 10 [degrees]. West [abbreviated]. One Hundred Seventy two Poles to, D, three red oaks standing triangular on the Side of [illegible] Mill Branch thence down the said Branch and binding therwith South [abbreviated] 25 [degrees/abbreviated] West [abbreviated] Fifty four Poles South [abbreviated]. 5[degrees/abbreviated]. West[abbreviated]. Twenty Poles South [abbreviated]. 12 [degrees/abbreviated]. East [abbreviated]. Thirty four Poles South [abbreviated]. 33 [degrees/abbreviated]. West [abbreviated]. Thirty Six Poles South [abbreviated]. West [abbreviated]. Twenty four Poles to the End of [illegible] Mill Dam South [abbreviated]. 12 [degrees]. West [abbreviated]. Eighteen Poles South [abbreviated]. 7 [degrees/abbreviated]. East [abbreviated]. Forty Eight Poles to , E, a Red Oak on the Branch Side Corner to the land Survey'd for Thomas Davis thence with his line South [abbreviated]. 40 [degrees/abbreviated]. East [abbreviated]. Ninety one Poles to ,F, Two large red Oaks Corner to the said Davis thence South [abbreviated]. 14 [degrees/abbreviated]. West [abbreviated]. Thirty four Poles, G. a white Oak and red Oak Corner to the said Davis and William Bland [illegible] with the said Blands line North [abbreviated]. 70 [degrees/abbreviated]. East [abbreviated]. Seventy two Poles to ,H, a Gum tree on the Side of Occoquan thence down the said run and binding therewith North [abbreviated]. 6 [degrees]. 30 [degrees]. East [abbreviated]. Ninety Six Poles No. 81 [degrees] East [abbreviated]. East [abbreviated]. Ten Poles South [abbreviated. 89 [degrees]. East [abbreviated]. Twenty eight Poles South [abbreviated]. 81 East [abbreviated]. Sixty four Poles South Twenty five Poles to the said William Bland s line at ,I, thence with his lines No. 85 [degrees/abbreviated]. East [abbreviated]. Forty Poles to ,K, South [abbreviated]. 39 [degrees]. East [abbreviated]. Fifty Poles to the said Run at ,L, thence binding with the said Run No. 18 [degrees/abbreviated]. West [abbreviated]. Seventy four Poles to the Begining Containing two Hundred & Seventy One Acres Together with all Rights Members and Appurtinances thereunto belonging Royal Mines Excepted and a full third Part of all Lead Copper Tinn Coals Iron Mines and Iron Ore that shall be found thereon To Have and to Hold the said Two Hundred and Seventy One Acres of Land Together with all Rights Profits & Benefits to the same belonging orinary Wise ~ [ille except before Excepted to him the said James Bland his Heirs and [illegible] for ever, He the said