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Document ReferenceNe A 256
TitleAccount of William Mason with [Henry F.C. Pelham-Clinton 2nd] Duke of Newcastle [under Lyne], from 1 January 1784 to 1 January 1785; 1785
Date1785
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: Walkeringham, Clumber Park, Cutt's Farm, Morton Grange, Little Morton Forest, Gamston, Elkesley River [River Poulter], Worksop, Clumber [Park], Hardwick, Retford, Bevercotes Park, Southwell, Newark, Carburton, Bawtry, and Martin; there are references to roads, subscriptions, and tithes at Clumber Park, 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 catching moles in Haughton Park; East Retford election expenses; Bothamsall enclosure; Walesby Warren enclosure; Hardwick enclosure; Normanton enclosure; Haughton Grounds and Bog Closes; Clumber Park; Lound Hall fences; Elkesley enclosure; Martin plantations and fences; Farleys plantation and Bevercotes Park; Gamston wood and the Common plantation; Birch Holt plantation; Gosling Carr plantation; Twyford Bridge and Schoolhouse Close plantations; drainage in Bothamsall and Haughton Grounds; building at Martin, Farleys, Normanton and Apleyhead; disbursements on roads; and expenses in receiving rents.

At the end of the volume, there is a record of receipts, listed chronologically; the overall balance for the year 1784 is £9,116.17.7 1/4.

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
tithes, Clumber Park (Nottinghamshire)
elections, East Retford (Nottinghamshire)
estate business, plantations, Nottinghamshire
enclosure, Normanton (Nottinghamshire)
enclosure, Bothamsall (Nottinghamshire)
enclosure, Walesby Warren (Nottinghamshire)
enclosure, Hardwick (Nottinghamshire)
enclosure, Elkesley (Nottinghamshire)
building works, Nottinghamshire
roads, 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
PL1070/Walkeringham/Nottinghamshire/England
PL1067/Gamston/Nottinghamshire/England
PL3/Nottinghamshire/England
PL3/Nottinghamshire/England
PL7529/Morton/Nottinghamshire/England
PL3/Nottinghamshire/England
PL652/Worksop/Nottinghamshire/England
PL3/Nottinghamshire/England
PL12607/Hardwick/Nottinghamshire/England
PL3/Nottinghamshire/England
PL11800/Bawtry/Yorkshire/England
PL11803/Martin/Nottinghamshire/England
PL1064/Bevercotes/Nottinghamshire/England
PL7727/Southwell/Nottinghamshire/England
PL189/Newark/Nottinghamshire/England
PL11791/Carburton/Nottinghamshire/England
PL3/Nottinghamshire/England
PL3/Nottinghamshire/England
PL502/Egmanton/Nottinghamshire/England
PL11800/Bawtry/Yorkshire/England
PL11803/Martin/Nottinghamshire/England
PL195/Retford/Nottinghamshire/England
PL7719/Normanton/Nottinghamshire/England
PL3/Nottinghamshire/England
PL3/Nottinghamshire/England
PL3/Nottinghamshire/England
PL3/Nottinghamshire/England
PL11789/Walesby/Nottinghamshire/England
PL1072/Bothamsall/Nottinghamshire/England
PL3/Nottinghamshire/England
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