Document ReferencePl C 27/11
TitleLetter from John Cleaver, Carburton, Nottinghamshire to [W.H.C. Bentinck] 3rd Duke of Portland; 7 Mar. 1779
Date7 March 1779
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionHas told the groom that the horses that are called Lord E[d]ward [Bentinck]'s are his [the duke's] and that he had kept them for the Lord; will settle wages; encloses Mr Nicolson's letter [Pl C 27/12] with one from each of the Mr Browns; is concerned about the expense of the Colliery as he knows there is just one small seam, although realises that if it could be taken without great expense it would be profitable to the tenants; gives details of some of the costs involved in repairing the Mill.
Termcollieries, Nottinghamshire
mining, coal
animals, horses

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1095Bentinck; Edward C. Cavendish (1744-1819); Lord; 2nd son of 2nd Duke of Portland1744-1819
NA32355Cleaver; John (-1779); Mr; steward to 3rd Duke of Portland 1771-79-1779
NA905Bentinck; William H.C. Cavendish- (1738-1809); 3rd Duke of Portland; succ. 17621738-1809
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