Sub-fonds E - Estate administration,

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Estate administration,


  • 1761-1780. (Creation)

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2 boxes.

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Financial and administrative records, 1763-1780, relating to the running of Clive's estates in Wales, England and Ireland, although not all of his properties are represented.

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Arranged into six groups: general estate; 1766-1768, Usk/Trelleck estate, 1767-1771, Walcot estate, 1763-1766, Montford and Oakly Park estates, [c. 1768]-1773, Okehampton estate, 1771-1778, Claremont estate, 1771-1780.

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Further and a more substantial group of estate papers are in Shropshire Archives and amongst the papers of Clive’s attorney, John Ashby, in National Archives, C109.

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Includes some material which post-dates Clive’s death in 1774.


Preferred citation: E

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: E.