397. Right to work coal in former copyhold land.

Where any coal1 or coal mine2 is comprised in or lies under land which was formerly copyhold3 and a relevant notice specifying the area in which that land is comprised has been given4 and has come into force or has been published before the restructuring date5 in accordance with the statutory provisions then in force6, the relevant person7 has the like right in relation to that coal or coal mine to carry on coal-mining operations to which the licensing requirements apply8 as if all retained interests