Lot 37: Castle Hill Estate, Bakewell, Derbyshire.-
December 14, 2012
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Castle Hill Estate, Bakewell, Derbyshire.- [Underwood (Captain William) & Robert Nesfield, Estate Managers of the Castle Hill estate, owned by John Manners, fifth Duke of Rutland, 1778-1857)] Diaries of management of the estate, 5 vol., manuscript, numerous pp., slightly browned, original calf or morocco, rubbed, brass locks forced, 1851-83; and 9 other diaries (3 locked and probably relating to the Castle Hill Estate), 8vo (14). ***The Castle Hill Estate of Bakewell was bought by the Duke of Rutland in 1846 and disposed of in 1920..