Estate administration,

Scope and Content

Financial and administrative records, 1763-1780, relating to the running of Clive's estates in Wales, England and Ireland, although not all of his properties are represented.


Arranged into six groups: general estate; 1766-1768, Usk/Trelleck estate, 1767-1771, Walcot estate, 1763-1766, Montford and Oakly Park estates, [c. 1768]-1773, Okehampton estate, 1771-1778, Claremont estate, 1771-1780.


Includes some material which post-dates Clive’s death in 1774.

Preferred citation: E

Related Material

Further and a more substantial group of estate papers are in Shropshire Archives and amongst the papers of Clive’s attorney, John Ashby, in National Archives, C109.

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