landed interests

See: land, property
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A landed interest, a manufacturing interest, a mercantile interest, a moneyed interest, with many lesser interests, grow up of necessity in civilized nations, and divide them into different classes, actuated by different sentiments and views.
It was still that glorious war-time which was felt to be a peculiar favour of Providence towards the landed interest, and the fall of prices had not yet come to carry the race of small squires and yeomen down that road to ruin for which extravagant habits and bad husbandry were plentifully anointing their wheels.
I do not wonder that the landed interest should be invincible in the State with these dangerous auxiliaries.
He went on to be awarded an MA at Coventry Polytechnic, where he researched for his dissertation landed interests on Warwickshire County Council in its early decades.
Neither man was a 'typical' attorney as outlined by Higman, in the sense that both were notably successful, managed a number of estates and built up their own landed interests, but the richness of their records allows the author to offer highly detailed insights into the management of Jamaican sugar plantations in two contrasting periods.
Rajan and Ramcharan find that even in the United States in the early decades of the twentieth century, landed interests seem to play a significant role in the spread of financial institutions.
The Laggan Army in Ireland, 1640-1685; the landed interests, political ideologies and military campaigns of the north-west Ulster settler.
These battles marked the successful attempt of William's army to move southwards and prepared the way for the final surrender of Catholic landed interests and the confiscation of their property, consolidating Protestant control.
In Egypt, in contrast, Muhammad Ali's agrarian policy undermined ulama landed interests.