Minute Book: July 1699

Pages 102-103

Calendar of Treasury Books, Volume 14, 1698-1699. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1934.

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July 1699

July 1,
Present: ut supra.
The gentlemen of the Bank [are] called in. Send to Mr. Johnson for a true copy of the appropriation which was in the paper [Duties] bill lost last Session. Send for a state of the annuities on the two sevenths of the Tonnage Duties; and of the Lottery annuities.
[Order for] 30l. [to] Bernard Grenville. (In the margin: paid). Ibid., p. 158.
July 3,
Present: ut supra.
[Order for] 150l. to Mr. Rymer in part of his expenses [in printing the Foedera].
[Write] to the Navy Commissioners to call on Sir Edw. Seymour, the executors of Visct. Falkland, and the Earl of Orford to hasten their accounts [as formerly Treasurers of the Navy].
The letter [of direction or scheme] for the distribution of the Civil List is read and approved. A copy of it is to be sent to the King. Ibid., p. 159.
July 19,
Present: Mr. Montagu, Mr. Boyle.
Order for the issue of 2,192l. 18s. 0d. [to the Navy Treasurer] for the Victualling as in the [said Treasurer's] memorial dated the 12th inst to be applied as follows: viz.
£ s. d.
to satisfy two bills from Cadiz due the 18th inst 360 1 1
dttio of one bill drawn from Ireland due the 29th inst 100
ditto of two bills drawn from Leghorn due Aug. 1 next 319 6 3
for Necessary money and Extraordinary money money and Beer money, &c., to the following ships, viz.
Biddeford, Margett, Ludlow and South Sea Castle bound for the West Indies 662 0 11
Newport, bound for New York 415 16 10
Arundell and Lowestoffe, bound for New England 269 9 4
Messenger advice boat, [bound] for Maryland 66 3 7
2192 18 0
Ibid., p. 160.