Honiton Show

Our Clinton Devon Farm Partnership team will be showing a selection of yearlings, Ruby Red Devons and Texel sheep.

Honiton Show

Date: Wednesday 07 August 2013

Date: Wednesday 07 August 2013
Until:  Wednesday 07 August 2013

Our Clinton Devon Farm Partnership team will be showing a selection of yearlings, Ruby Red Devons and Texel sheep.

…and the Lord Clinton was, by the whole Council, brought to the King’s presence, who after like thanks was given, was pleased that he should be made High Admiral of England and one of his Privy Council…

– Official record of appointment of 9th Baron Clinton as Lord High Admiral for life on 4th May 1550

Handing over something more valuable than we have today,

– Estates ethos

We are trustees for life of the countryside

– 22nd Baron Clinton, 2002

to set out against the Scots, the King’s enemies and rebels

– Instructions given by Edward 1 to John de Clinton on 8th April 1298, prior to him leading the Royal army to victory at the Battle of Falkirk. As a direct result the Clinton Barony was formed on 22nd July 1299

Do what you can to elevate your profession. It is an honourable one

– Robert Lipscomb, Steward 1865 – 1892