Bandon Estate Office (Doherty and Jones)(Bound Volumes) U137

U137 Bandon Estate Office, Rentals and Other Volumes

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Date: 1886 - 1909


Level : item Title: Bandon Estate Tenants' Rent Ledger Extent: 926 pp Scope and Content:

Volume headed 'Bandon Estate - Tenants' Rent Ledger'. Each page is headed by the following fields: Denomination [name of holding]; Tenure [often blank, sometimes 'Judicial' or 'Yearly']; Tenant's Name [subsidiary field for address usually blank]; Contents of Holding, Rent, and Ordnance Valuation; and Poor Law Union and Electoral Division. The lower part of each page records rents and monies due and received. The number of years covered varies. Notes in crayon refer to 'N.L.' [new ledger, for later entries]. The rental covers townlands in both the eastern and western estates. Indexed by townland. [See also U137/RL/A/042 and U137/RL/B/010]


Date: 1889 - 1909


Level : item Title: Rental Extent: 627 pp + c100 enclosures Scope and Content:

Rental recording, at the top of each page, the name of denomination, tenant name, area, and annual rent. This is followed below by a dated record of payments due and received, with poor rate and allowances also noted. The ledger does not have printed fields. Notes are added in pencil and crayon, eg, references to new ledgers, notes on rates, and notes of vesting of holding with the tenant (eg, p123, 'Vested 22 July 1909.. £319'). The volume has no cover and spine. Its many enclosures have been removed from the pages and placed in sleeves stored separately. The enclosures consist mainly of rate notices, rent receipts, and some estate correspondence. The enclosures are from the following pages: 5, 32-33, 38-39, 66-67, 86-87, 130-131, 166-67, 192-93, 204-05, 216-17, 250-51, 258-59, 286-87, 290-91, 300-01, 304-05, 306-07, 310-11, 338-39, 348-49, 370-71, 382-83, 402-03, 406-07, 438-39, 446-47, 464-65, 467-68, 472-73, 474-75, 490-91, 500-51, 506-07, 508-09, 518-19, 536-37, 540-41, 542-43, 546-47, 558-59, 560-61, 572-73, 576-77, 578-79, 610-11, 836-37, and 892-93. Also present is an estimate for pipe work, dated 18 May 1910, from Saracen Foundry, Glasgow. The rental appears to relate to the Western Estate.

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