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

U137 Bandon Estate Office, Rentals and Other Volumes

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Date: c1903 (1888-1903)


Level : item Title: Land Arrangement Book [Bandon Estate] Extent: 61 ff Scope and Content:

Volume entitled Land Arrangement Book, containing entries outlining the acreage, rent, valuation, and arrears owing by tenants of stated holdings, with offers made by tenant in respect of rent and arrears. Entries signed as accepted or otherwise by the earl of Bandon. There is a townland/denomination index at the back of the book. Some enclosures present, incluing tenant notes making offers. [Sticker on spine refers to 1902-03 land act, but the connection is not clear from volume.]


U137/EV/B Estate Volumes, Bandon Estate Office




Estate Management Ledgers and Volumes (Bandon Estate Office)

Level : Date: Extent:

sub-series 1817 - 1904

5 items

Scope and Content: Estate ledgers and volumes (other than rentals and cash books) maintained by the Bandon Estate Office, and not relating specifically to the earl of Bandon's estate. This sub-series contains records relating to several estates, and to separate estates managed by the firm. Included are agent's logs of estate work, and books relating to court proceedings, for arrears and ejectments. The volumes document aspects of estate management not covered in rentals and other records, and illustrate some of the range of work carried out by land agents. The items are arranged chronologically.


Date: 1819 - 1820 (1817)


Level : item Title: Account Book (Rev S Beamish, Agent) Extent: 44 ff Scope and Content:

Account Book of Rev Samuel Beamish, estate agent, recording on the left side debits (rent collected by Beamish and owed to his clients), and on the right side credits (money paid or due to Beamish by his clients). The credit side of the ledger is used to record arrears, abatements, and other costs. Folio 49 records arrears of 1815 recovered and other settlement of accounts, signed by Lord Bandon. Clients include the Earl of Bandon, Lord Bernard, Lady Bernard, Rev RB Bernard, Col Jackson, Col Townsend, George Sweeney, Daniel Murphy, Rev Jos Jervois, and others. [See, eg, U137/RL/B/001]

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