|Content Description||Rental [available at pp 1-29] includes a full list of the names of tenants, a record of arrears to Lady Day 1833, a record of one year's rent due at Lady Day 1834, 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, Markham Clinton [formerly West Markham 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 then compared and adjusted.
The account [which can be found on 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 1 June 1833 to 1 June 1834, for taxes such as income tax and land tax, tithes, repairs, and sundries such as service to the church; 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 fruit; record of the purchase of coals and timber; details of planting expenses; an account of gratuities; and finally an account of miscellaneous payments, for preparing petitions, for example.
Of particular interest, there is mention of payments on account for building a new Church at Markham Clinton [formerly West Markham and Milton] 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 1833/1834 and indicates that the balance was £36,960.12.2.
The spellings of place names in this record have been modernised from the original for the purpose of consistency.