Entry Book: December 1666

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Calendar of Treasury Books, Volume 1, 1660-1667. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1904.

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December 1666

Date. Nature and Substance of the Entry. Reference.
Dec. 15 Warrant from Treasurer Southampton to the Auditor of the Excise to allow the 1666, Christmas quarter's salary bill of the office of Excise. Ibid, XII. pp. 222–3.
Prefixing:—Said bill, dated "Excise Office in Southampton Buildings." (Total 808l. 6s. 3d.)
Dec. 20 Same from same to the Customs Farmers to pay Thomas now Earl of Portland his creation money from the time same was last paid to Charles late Earl of Portland. Ibid, X. p. 348
Same from same to same to pay 240l. to the Earl of Pembroke for his creation money to the dignity of Earl of Pembroke and Earl of Montgomery for six years to Michaelmas last. Ibid.
Same from same to same to discharge a seizure of worsted stockings wrongly entered by Hugh Forth as woollen stockings. Ibid, p. 347.
Prefixing:—Said Forth's petition, and report thereon from the Customs Farmers.
Same from same to Francis Stevens to arrest William Marriott, of Higham Park, co. Southampton, for neglecting to make a return of moneys received by him from one of the officers of John Willughby, the present Farmer of Excise in said county, by way of return. Ibid XII. p. 223.