First Class Clerks 1856—70

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Institute of Historical Research

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J.C. Sainty

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1972

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71

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'First Class Clerks 1856—70', Office-Holders in Modern Britain: Volume 1: Treasury Officials 1660-1870 (1972), pp. 71. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=16771 Date accessed: 31 October 2014.


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First Class Clerks 1856-70

This grade was created in 1856. The number of First Class Clerks was then fixed at ten. It was reduced to nine in 1857, to eight in 1859 and to seven in 1861. A supernumerary First Class Clerk was appointed in 1866, the number returning to seven in 1868. (fn. 1) The salary scale attached to the grade in 1856 was £700 rising by annual increments of £25 to £900. (fn. 2)

LIST OF APPOINTMENTS

1856 4 July Drummond, S.
1856 4 July Gordon, Sir A. C. D.
1856 4 July Shelley, S.
1856 4 July Byron, F.
1856 4 July Waller, A.
1856 4 July Stronge, C. W.
1856 4 July Wilbraham, R. W.
1856 4 July Law, W.
1856 4 July Cole, J. H.
1856 4 July Collier, J. P.
1857 5 Sept. Jones, L. A.
1859 24 Dec. Fitzgerald, F.
1860 18 Dec. Buckland, E. C.
1862 9 Dec. Dawson, F.
1865 17 Aug. Clerke, Sir W. H.
1866 3 July Barrington, C. G. (fn. 3)
1867 21 June Plunkett, Hon. E. L.
1867 21 June Blackwood, S. A.
1869 30 Dec. Murray, H. H.

Footnotes

1 TM 4 July 1856 (T 29/564 p. 47), 20 Aug. 1857 (AB, iii, 347), 24 Dec. 1859 (T 29/577 pp. 427-33), 31 Dec. 1861 (AB, iv, 127), 3 July 1866 (ibid. 224-5), 4 Feb. 1868 (ibid. 297-8).
2 TM 4 July 1856 (T 29/564 p. 47).
3 Supernumerary.