Denbighshire Record Office

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

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

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

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

Dates of creation: [c. 1850]-1936

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.114 cubic metres (359 items)

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


Administrative and 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.


Scope and content: 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].


Language/script: 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.
Detailed catalogue


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

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



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 description: May 2004



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Personal names

Corporate names

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