Calendar of Treasury Books, Volume 30, 1716. Originally published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1958.
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GENERAL ABSTRACT OF THE ACCOUNTS OF THE PUBLIC REVENUES TAXES AND MONIES BORROWED BETWEEN MICHAELMAS 1715 AND MICHAELMAS 1716.
TO THE REMAINS IN CASH AT MICHAELMAS 1715 AS PER THE FOOT OF THAT YEAR'S ACCOMPT:
GENERAL ABSTRACT OF REVENUE: CUSTOMS.
To Cash for the net produce of the several Duties and Revenues under the Management of the Commissioners of the Customs:
[Duties and Revenues in being at Michaelmas 1716:]
Wines and Vinegar on the Grant which continues these Duties from 1 Aug. 1716 for ever
|Tobacco on the same Grant||2,087||0||0|
|East India goods, the like||5,684||12||0|
|Additional Impositions, the like||3,608||1||5|
|Additional Tonnage and Poundage for the King's life; of arrears before Michaelmas 1715||22,218||7||4½|
|More on the part of Scotland; of ditto||365||1||2|
|Additional Tonnage and Poundage; of Revenue since Michaelmas 1715||235,089||5||1|
|Plantation Duty granted 25 Car. II [c. 7]||515||3||7|
|Duty on Foreign Sail Cloth||1,840||8||9½|
|Prize Duty from the Plantations||1,798||4||1½|
|One-third Tonnage and Poundage on the Grant for 98 years from 8 March 1706–7||86,329||0||2½|
|More on the part of Scotland on the same Grant||113||12||6½|
|Subsidy of Poundage on Goods exported, for 32 years from 8 March 1710–11||35,792||5||4|
|More on the part of Scotland||109||13||6|
|Duty of 2s. per chaldron on Coals, Culm, etc. on the same grant||58,444||6||5½|
|More on the part of Scotland on the same Grant||18||15||0|
|Duty of [3s. and 5s] (fn. 1) per chaldron on Coals exported for 32 years from 2 Aug. 1714||6,213||4||1|
|25l. per ton [on] French Wines Imported||47,426||17||8|
|More on the part of Scotland||93||16||9½|
|Additional Duty on Pepper, Raisins, Spices, Snuffs on the Grant for 32 years from 6 Feb. 1709–10||24,955||12||11½|
|More on the part of Scotland||1,040||3||7|
|Two-thirds Tonnage and Poundage on the Grant from 23 June 1714 for ever||93,582||3||10|
|More on the part of Scotland||159||14||1½|
|Duty on Coffee, Tea, etc. on the same Grant||27,622||0||1½|
|Additional Duty on ditto on the same Grant||40,970||5||9|
|Increased Duty on Calicoes, the like||27,107||13||7½ (fn. 2)|
|Half Subsidy of Tonnage and Poundage for 96 years from 31 July 1712||122,359||9||2½|
|Half Subsidy of Tonnage and Poundage on the Grant from 31 July 1714 for ever||122,359||9||1½|
|More on the part of Scotland on the same Grant||192||10||9½|
|More ditto on the Grant for 96 years from 31 July 1712||192||10||9½|
|Duty of 3s. per chaldron on Coals, etc., for 32 years from Michaelmas 1710||87,664||5||11½|
|More on the part of Scotland||27||14||11½|
|Rock Salt on the Grant for 32 years from 11 June 1711||700||0||0|
|4½ per cent. [Duty] from Barbadoes and the Leeward Islands||11,312||12||11½|
|Coinage Duty for the Mint||8,480||19||7|
|More on the part of Scotland||53||9||10|
|Duty on Coals, Culm, etc. for building 50 new Churches, granted from 14 May 1716 to 28 Sept. 1724||20,200||3||3|
[Revenues before that time (Michaelmas 1716) expired]:
Additional Tonnage and Poundage which determined with the Queen's death
|More from Scotland||127||12||0|
|Wines and Vinegar on the Grants which determined 1 Aug. 1710||177||13||4|
|Impositions on Tobacco on the same Grant||4,485||9||5½|
|More on the part of Scotland on the same Grant||4||2||1|
|Additional Impositions on the same Grant||2||7||3|
|Duty on Whale Fins, the like||8||3||7|
|Wines and Vinegar on the Grant which determined 1 Aug. 1712||324||5||11½|
|Tobacco, the like||521||13||6|
|Additional Impositions, the like||12||14||8½|
|Whale Fins, the like||1||6||3|
|Wines and Vinegar on the Grant which determined 1 Aug. 1714||685||11||10½|
|More on the part of Scotland, the like||3||11||11|
|Tobacco on the same Grant||8,653||0||3½|
|East India Goods, the like||247||3||7|
|Additional Impositions, the like||296||15||7|
|Wines and Vinegar on the Grant which determined 1 Aug. 1716||138,004||4||8|
|More on the part of Scotland, the like||781||4||6½|
|Tobacco on the same Grant||87,080||8||11|
|More on the part of Scotland, the like||15||12||9½|
|East India goods on the same Grant||75,395||0||2½|
|More on the part of Scotland, the like||208||17||0|
|Additional Impositions on the same Grant||43,669||1||0|
|More on the part of Scotland, the like||88||19||5½|
|Whale Fins on the same Grant||6,805||15||3|
|Duty on Coffee, Tea, etc. on the Grant which determined 24 June 1714||9||18||9½|
|Additional Duty on ditto, the like||220||0||10½|
|Two-sevenths Tonnage on ships and vessels which determined 17 May 1696||17||15||1|
|Arrears of Duty on Coals on the Grant which determined 14 May 1703||48||17||6|
|Ditto on the Grant which determined 14 May 1708||395||3||1|
|Ditto on the Grant which determined Michaelmas 1710||452||8||5|
|25l. per ton [on] French Prize Wines granted during the War||545||14||9½|
GENERAL ABSTRACT OF REVENUE: EXCISE, ETC.
GENERAL ABSTRACT OF REVENUE: POST OFFICE AND CASUAL REVENUES.
GENERAL ABSTRACT OF REVENUE: AIDS AND TAXES.
GENERAL ABSTRACT OF REVENUE: CIVIL LIST IN SCOTLAND.
|To Cash charged for so much of His Majesty's Revenues arisen in Scotland as Archibald Douglas, Esq., the Paymaster of His Majesty's Civil List in that part of the United Kingdom, appears to be accountable for within the circuit of this year as per the Account (fn. 3)||£24,438||2||4|
|Receipts from Michaelmas 1715 to Michaelmas 1716||24,253||5||95/12|
|Overpayment in this year||184||16||66/12|
GENERAL ABSTRACT OF REVENUE: BALANCE OF LOAN ACCOUNT.
|To Balance of the Accompt (see page cxv) showing the Monies borrowed by way of Loan and the monies repaid on the public Registers between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716, the monies borrowed exceeding the monies repaid by||£545,452||7||0|
[GENERAL ABSTRACT OF REVENUE: SUMMARY.
GENERAL ABSTRACT OF EXPENDITURE: NAVY.
GENERAL ABSTRACT OF EXPENDITURE: ORDNANCE.
GENERAL ABSTRACT OF EXPENDITURE: GUARDS AND GARRISONS, ETC.
GENERAL ABSTRACT OF EXPENDITURE: LAND FORCES.
GENERAL ABSTRACT OF EXPENDITURE: TRANSPORT.
By [paid to] John Hill, Esq., Treasurer for the Transport Service upon account:
for account of the Transport Service
|Out of Imprest Money repaid per Thomas Micklethwaite, Esq., late Treasurer of Transports.|
GENERAL ABSTRACT OF EXPENDITURE: GUARDS, GARRISONS AND LAND FORCES
GENERAL ABSTRACT OF EXPENDITURE: THE LATE QUEEN'S CIVIL LIST.
By so much paid out of the Revenues for the late Queen's Civil List, at the Exchequer:
to Conyers D'Arcy and George Fielding, Commissioners for executing the Office of Master of the Horse, upon account
|to Foreign Ministers on their Ordinary [Allowances]||6,030||0||0|
|to ditto on their Extraordinary [Allowances]||2,860||0||0|
|to Fees and Salaries||135||3||3|
|to Pensions and Annuities||4,100||0||0|
|to Edward Nicholas, Esq., Paymaster of her late Majesty's Bounties||1,000||0||0|
|to Thomas Coke, Esq., Vice-Chamberlain to her late Majesty, on a yearly Bounty of 1,000l.||850||0||0|
Rewards for Services
|[to Edward Elliot, Esq. (on account of the Tin Affair); see page lxxviii||50,000||0||0|
|to Edward Elliot, Esq., ditto; see page lxviii||17,776||10||9½]|
Out of the Fonds and Revenues following:
Additional Tonnage and Poundage
|Hereditary and Temporary Excise||224||2||0|
|Small Branches and Casualties||1,431||1||0|
|Loans on the Sale of Tin||50,000||0||0|
|Sale of Tin||30,021||14||3½|
|Contributions to Civil List Lottery anno 1713||16,143||15||7¾|
|£101,671||18||8¼ (fn. 4)|
GENERAL ABSTRACT OF EXPENDITURE: CIVIL LIST IN SCOTLAND.
GENERAL ABSTRACT OF EXPENDITURE: THE KING'S CIVIL LIST.
GENERAL ABSTRACT OF EXPENDITURE: UNCLASSIFIED ITEMS, LOTTERIES, ETC.
GENERAL ABTRACT OF EXPENDITURE: ANNUITIES.
GENERAL ABSTRACT OF EXPENDITURE: INTEREST ON LOANS.
GENERAL SUMMARY OF EXPENDITURE: REMAINS.
|By the Remains in Cash at Michaelmas 1716 as detailed below (pages cxv–cxvii) including 387,628l. 4s. 0¼d. in Tallies in the hands of the particular Paymasters then undisposed of as per account, page lxxxvii||£1,575,677||3||4¾|
[GENERAL ABSTRACT: SUMMARY OF EXPENDITURE.
GENERAL ABSTRACT: LOAN ACCOUNT.
An Accompt showing the monies borrowed by way of Loan on the Public Fonds and Revenues between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716 and the Principal money repaid within the same time.
GENERAL ABSTRACT: REMAINS.