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TitleWilliam and Henry Castleman's estate correspondence and papers relating to the Dorset and Somerset estate.
DescriptionWilliam and Henry Castleman's estate correspondence and papers relating to the Dorset and Somerset estate including damage caused by `the late hurricane'; a deliberate fire at Bradford Abbas that severely damaged Mr Spiller's spinning factory; concerns about the price of agricultural production and the threat of a depression; an article from the Sherborne, Dorchester and Taunton Journal concerning the proceedings at the Stalbridge Agricultural Association [also a report on the Anti-Corn Law League meeting in Dorchester]; Henry Castleman becoming a partner with his father; accidental fire in Stalbridge; and complaints in Stalbridge concerning the number of rabbits that should be destroyed by Mr Yeatman, who holds the sporting rights over the manor
Date1843
Extent45 docs
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