Reference numberM12/13
TitleLetters to B. Davies Cooke, agent of the Kimbolton estate, from Boxall & Boxall, solicitors of London, acting in the bankruptcy of the 8th Duke of Manchester
DescriptionPartly concerning the management of the late 7th Duke of Manchester's estate and the portions awarded to family members including the Dowager Duchess of Manchester, Lady Gosford and the Duchess of Hamilton. The rest of the correspondence concerns a variety of estate matters including: finding tenants and letting Kimbolton Castle, sale of shorthorn cattle, estate finances, Colonel Montresor's tenancy of Stoneley Grange, lease of Houghton Hill Farm to Mr Hignett, removal of an organ from Kimbolton church, financial claim by Kettler, a special court held in the Manor of Kimbolton, the estate of the late 7th Duke of Manchester, appointments to the living at Kimbolton, removal of silverware from Kimbolton Castle to Tandragee.
DateMay-Dec 1890
CreatorNameThe Montagu family of Kimbolton Castle: estate and family papers
RepositoryHuntingdonshire Archives

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