Sub-sub-fonds ED - Okehampton estate,

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Okehampton estate,


  • [pre 1767], 1771-1778. (Creation)

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16 vols.

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Rentals, 1771-1778, and surveys of estates in and near the borough of Okehampton, Devon, which Clive purchased from Thomas Pitt, M.P. for the borough, and from John Hippisley Coxe following his final return from India in 1767. The surveys are of pre-1767 date and relate to the period of Pitt’s ownership of the estate. The rentals, beginning in 1771, extend to 1778, those that post-date Clive’s death (1774) reflecting the work of Clive’s trustees.

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Arranged into five series: original rentals, duplicate rentals, Cox estate rentals, Cox estate duplicate rentals, and surveys, [pre 1767].

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Preferred citation: ED

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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