Estate diary

Key events in our Estate diaries.

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Estate diary

    August 2013

    • 07
      th
      Aug

      Honiton Show

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

September 2013

  • 10
    th
    Sep

    Catchment Sensitive Farming Engagement

    In conjunction with Natural England we will be holding an engagement event with our tenant farmers on the subject of Catchment Sensitive Faming.

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

Handing over something more valuable than we have today,

– Estates ethos

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

– Robert Lipscomb, Steward 1865 – 1892

But our power for good or evil in this world’s affairs in a countryside is enormous

– Robert Lipscomb, Steward 1865 – 1892

…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