The records from the 1850s to 1909 to the date of vesting of holdings through the Land Commission has been partly updated from ledgers in the Cork Archive (Bandon Collection). Management of the western estates c 1880 was removed from Colonel Bernard to the Wheeler Doherty firm of Estate Agents and Solicitors. There are frequent references to Colonel Bernard and his local agent Charles Skuse, Clashadoo in the 1870s.