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TitleWilliam Castleman's estate correspondence and papers relating to the Dorset and Somerset estate.
DescriptionWilliam Castleman's estate correspondence and papers relating to the Dorset and Somerset estate including a list of subscribers and printed speech relating to the Dorset County Asylum; tenants losses on the estate, including a number of sheep flocks and cattle arising `from rot', `the destruction of the cattle on the banks of the Stour has been universal'; the depression in the wool, cloth and glove trades as well as a bad corn harvest; the purchase of property in Milborne Port; the forthcoming Somerset election; an allowance to the tenants who have lost their sheep and cattle, many of which were ruined; a report on the conditions of the tenantry; and the Stour and Cale drainage scheme
Date1829
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