637. Lettings and sales under earlier smallholdings legislation.

637.     Lettings and sales under earlier smallholdings legislation.

Where smallholdings were sold or let before 1 October 19491 the statutory provisions then applicable as to payments for sales by terminable annuities2, as to the conditions affecting the holdings sold or let3, and as to the recovery of possession on breach of those conditions4, continue to apply subject to certain modifications5.

Any land held by a smallholdings authority immediately before 1 August 19706 for the purposes of smallholdings7 continues to be held by it for those purposes, subject