|Content Description||Rental [available at pp 1-29] includes a full list of the names of tenants, a record of arrears to Lady Day 1832, a record of one year's rent due at Lady Day 1833, details of the amount received and details of the arrears due; also includes details of acknowledgements and chief rents where appropriate; rental covers the following places: Bevercotes, Bothamsall, Beckingham, Clumber Park, Cromwell, West Drayton, Eakring, Elkesley, Egmanton, Eaton, Gamston, Haughton, Holme, Kersall, Laxton, Lound Hall, Morton, Marnham, East Markham, West Markham [later Markham Clinton] and Milton, Martin, Mattersey, Maplebeck, Misterton, North Muskham, Ordsall, Ollerton, Saundby, Scaftworth, Tickhill, Tuxford, Walesby and Willoughby, North Wheatley, Wellow, Weston, and Walkeringham.|
Rental also includes an abstract of the collection, arranged by individual estate, available at p 28, and rentals are the compared and adjusted.
The account [which can be found from pp 30-83] provides details of miscellaneous receipts, and of money received from timber and Spring wood [pp 30-33].
Account also includes details of payments from the estates from 25 September 1832 to 1 June 1833, for taxes such as income tax and land tax, tithes, repairs, and sundries such as superintending the drainage of land; these are also arranged by individual estate [including Normanton].
An abstract of the payments from the estates collected, arranged by individual estate, is available on p 56.
Also available [from p 60] is a summary of payments from the central Clumber Estate [Clumber Park], including: repair expenses, for example for the carriage of stone; an account of gamekeepers' wages and allowances; expenses relating to Clumber Gardens and Pleasureground, such as payment for labour, and the purchase of garden pots; record of the purchase of coals and timber; details of planting expenses; an account of gratuities; and finally an account of miscellaneous payments, for entertainment, for example.
Of particular note, there is mention of payments on account for building a new Church and Vicarage House at West Markham [Markham Clinton] on p 76.
The account includes details of expenditure relating to Haughton and Hardwick farms [Hardwick Grange?] [p 78].
The annual balance sheet can be found on pp 82-83; this provides an abstract of the receipts and payments for 1832/1833 and indicates that the balance was £23,964.11.6 1/2.
The spellings of place names in this record have been modernised from the original for the purpose of consistency.