Document ReferenceOs C 400
TitleLetter from [W.H. Cavendish-Scott-Bentinck], 4th Duke of Portland, to J.E. Denison; n.d. [1850]
Date1850 (c)
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionInforms him that Mr Parkinson has valued Lindhurst [Lyndhurst] estate; comments that valuation is lower than at tithe commutation survey; states that if he had been Sir Robert Peel he would have reduced rents according to corn prices; states that he is taking percentage of cost of drainage scheme from tenants together with rents; includes example of particular land and tenant at Lindhurst [Lyndhurst].
Termestate business, tenants
agriculture, drainage
land, use of
estate business, rentals
trade, corn

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1860Peel; Robert (1788-1850); 2nd Baronet; Prime Minister 1841-18461788-1850
NA10020Parkinson; - (fl 1850); Mr; land agentfl 1850
NA1045Bentinck; William H. Cavendish-Scott- (1768-1854); 4th Duke of Portland; styled Marquess of Titchfield 1768-18091768-1854
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
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