Record

Document ReferenceNe A 257
TitleAccount of William Mason with [Henry F.C. Pelham-Clinton 2nd] Duke of Newcastle [under Lyne], from 1 January 1785 to 1 January 1786; 1786
Date1786
Extent1 book
LevelItem/file
Content DescriptionBegins with details of general expenses due to William Mason from the duke; entries are made chronologically, giving some details concerning the payment, and recording the amount owed; the following places are mentioned: Haughton, Haughton Park, Martin, Worksop, [Clumber Park], Hardwick, Retford, Carburton, Bevercotes, Nickerbush, and Newark; there are references to tithes at Clumber Park, subscriptions, and land tax, for example.

There are then details of payments relating to specific categories: bills of Mr Marson; the bills of Will[ia]m Padley, such as those concerning the fencing of Haughton Park; Bothamsall enclosure; Walesby Warren enclosure; Hardwick enclosure; Normanton enclosure; Haughton Grounds and Decoy; Clumber Park; Lound Hall fences; Elkesley enclosure; Martin plantations and fences; fencing in Mr Ormond's Farm at Gamston; Farleys plantation and Bevercotes Park; Gamston wood and the Common plantation; Schoolhouse Close plantation; Nickerbush Wood; building at Farleys and at Apleyhead; disbursements on roads; and expenses for receiving rents.

At the end of the volume, there is a record of receipts, listed chronologically; the overall balance for the year 1785 is £5,386.18.8 3/4.

The volume has been examined and signed by John Jackson, dated 22 June 1789, and signed by the duke himself.

There are no pages numbers in the volume, so specific references cannot be given.
Termestate business, accounts, Nottinghamshire
estate business, Clumber Estate (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, Nottinghamshire
estate business, repairs and maintenance, Nottinghamshire
estate business, plantations, Nottinghamshire
taxation, land tax, Nottinghamshire
elections, East Retford (Nottinghamshire)
enclosure, Normanton (Nottinghamshire)
tithes, Clumber Park (Nottinghamshire)
enclosure, Bothamsall (Nottinghamshire)
enclosure, Walesby Warren (Nottinghamshire)
enclosure, Hardwick (Nottinghamshire)
enclosure, Elkesley (Nottinghamshire)
building works, Nottinghamshire
roads, repair of, Nottinghamshire

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Persons
CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA21225Marson; John (fl 1772-1794); Mr; estate manager at Clumber Nottinghamshirefl 1772-1794
NA21233Padley; William (fl 1776-1778); Mrfl 1776-1778
NA21016Jackson; John (-1797); Mr; solicitor and secretary to 2nd Duke of Newcastle under Lyne-1797
NA968Clinton; Henry F.C. Pelham- (1720-1794); 2nd Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; also styled 9th Earl of Lincoln from 1730; born Clinton, but assumed Pelham-Clinton in 1768 as 2nd Duke of Newcastle under Lyne1720-1794
NA21232Mason; William (fl 1775-1794)fl 1775-1794
Places
CodeSet
PL1065/Haughton/Nottinghamshire/England
PL652/Worksop/Nottinghamshire/England
PL3/Nottinghamshire/England
PL3/Nottinghamshire/England
PL12607/Hardwick/Nottinghamshire/England
PL195/Retford/Nottinghamshire/England
PL3/Nottinghamshire/England
PL189/Newark/Nottinghamshire/England
PL1067/Gamston/Nottinghamshire/England
PL502/Egmanton/Nottinghamshire/England
PL11789/Walesby/Nottinghamshire/England
PL11803/Martin/Nottinghamshire/England
PL1072/Bothamsall/Nottinghamshire/England
PL195/Retford/Nottinghamshire/England
PL11791/Carburton/Nottinghamshire/England
PL7719/Normanton/Nottinghamshire/England
PL1073/Elkesley/Nottinghamshire/England
PL3/Nottinghamshire/England
PL3/Nottinghamshire/England
PL3/Nottinghamshire/England
PL1064/Bevercotes/Nottinghamshire/England
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