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Denbighshire Record Office
Clough & Co., surveyors and auctioneers, Denbigh, records

Reference code(s): GB 0209 DD/DM/1186

Held at: Denbighshire Record Office

Title: Clough & Co., land agents, surveyors, valuers and auctioneers, Vale Street, Denbigh, Records

Short Title: Clough & Co., surveyors and auctioneers, Denbigh, records

Creation date(s): [c. 1850]-1936

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.114 cubic metres (359 items)

Name of creator(s): Clough & Co., Denbigh

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Clough and Co. were land agents, surveyors, valuers and auctioneers based in Vale Street, Denbigh, Denbighshire. The company served various clients, mainly in Denbighshire, and was active during the second half of the 19th century and early 20th century. The company acted as agents for the Gwaenynog (Gwaynynog) and Brondyffryn estates, Denbigh, and Plas Ashpool estate, Llandyrnog, Denbighshire, and was also involved in the Vale of Clwyd Chamber of Agriculture.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records of Clough and Co., Denbigh, [c. 1850]-1936, including correspondence and other papers, 1878-1927; receipted bills, 1881, 1917-1927; auctioneer's notes, 1875-1917; records relating to clients, 1936, including the Gwaenynog estate, 1871-1902, the Plas Ashpool estate, 1868-1883, and the Brondyffryn estate, 1881-1883; inventories and valuations of properties in Denbighshire and Flintshire, 1877-1915; posters, sale particulars and plans relating to the sale of properties, furniture and livestock in Denbighshire, 1866-1929, Flintshire, 1879-1929, Merionethshire, 1880-[c. 1890], and elsewhere, 1881-1927; items relating to the Vale of Clwyd Chamber of Agriculture, 1880-[c. 1894]; and various lists of landowners and inhabitants of parts of Denbighshire, [c. 1850]-[ c. 1900].

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: correspondence and papers; receipted bills; aucioneer's notes; Gwaenynog estate; Plas Ashpool estate; Brondyffryn estate; miscellaneous clients; inventories and valuations; sale posters; Vale of Clwyd Chamber of Commerce; and miscellaneous.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Denbighshire Record Office.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Found in Denbigh and donated by A. Rawson-Williams and R. M. Owen, 1995.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Denbighshire Record Office, Clough & Co., land agents, surveyors, valuers and auctioneers, Vale Street, Denbigh, catalogue.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: May 2004


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Auction catalogues | Wales | Denbighshire
Auction catalogues | Wales | Flintshire
Auctioneers | Wales | Denbigh
Clough and Company (Denbigh, Wales) | Records and correspondence
Inventories | Wales | Denbighshire

Personal names

Corporate names
Clough and Company
Plas Ashpool Estate (Wales)

Places
Denbigh (Wales)
Denbighshire (Wales)
Flintshire (Wales)
Llandyrnog (Wales)

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