Calendar of Treasury Books, Volume 32, 1718. Originally published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1962.
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DECLARED ACCOUNTS: LOTTERIES: THE MILLION AND A HALF LOTTERY FOR 1710: PAYMASTER'S ACCOUNT.
AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 1539, ROLL 24 [A.O.1/1539/24].
Sir John Humble, bt., Paymaster of the Annuities under the Act 8 Anne [c. 10].
Michaelmas 1717 to Michaelmas 1718.
|Arrears: remaining in the Accomptant's hands at the end of his last Accompt||19,207||19||1|
Receipts: money had out of the Exchequer:
Michaelmas term, 4 (fn. 1) George I, in full of 135,000l. for the year to 29 Sept. 1716
|the same term, in part of 135,000l. for the year to 29 Sept. 1717||20,449||0||6¾|
|Easter term, 4 & 5 George I, in further part of the same||73,900||0||0|
|(total receipts 125,537l. 10s.)|
|total charge and receipts||£144,745||9||1|
Money paid within the time of this Accompt to the Owners of the several Fortunate or Benefit Tickets, detailed:
for the half year to Michaelmas 1712
|for ditto to Ladyday 1713||2||10||0|
|for ditto to Michaelmas 1713||5||0||0|
|for ditto to Ladyday 1714||20||0||0|
|for ditto to Michaelmas 1714||32||10||0|
|for ditto to Ladyday 1715||47||10||0|
|for ditto to Michaelmas 1715||205||0||0|
|for ditto to Ladyday 1716||797||10||0|
|for ditto to Michaelmas 1716||15,647||10||0|
|for ditto to Ladyday 1717||14,625||0||0|
ditto to the Owners of the several Blank Tickets at 14s. per an. each:
for the first year to Michaelmas 1711; on one blank ticket
|for the second year to Michaelmas 1712; on eight ditto||5||12||0|
|for the third year to Michaelmas 1713; on 35 ditto||24||10||0|
|for the fourth year to Michaelmas 1714; on 74 ditto||51||16||0|
|for the fifth year to Michaelmas 1715; on 932 ditto||652||8||0|
|for the sixth year to Michaelmas 1716; on 58,626 ditto||41,038||4||0|
|for the seventh year to Michaelmas 1717; on 66,763 ditto||46,733||8||0|
salaries and allowances:
Thomas Strickland, Commissioner of the Transfer Office, for himself and clerks; year to Midsummer 1718 (fn. 2)
|Harry Colt, the Comptroller, ditto; three quarters to Ladyday 1718||187||10||0|
|this Accomptant, ditto; year to Midsummer 1718||500||0||0|
|Rene De la Treille, Assistant and Chief Clerk; same time||100||0||0|
|Edward Courtnay, Housekeeper; same time||100||0||0|
|the Auditor, for his fee||150||0||0|
|charges of passing this Accompt||24||7||9|
|total payments and allowances||£122,403||9||9|
and so the Accomptant is Indebted
Declared 29 October 1720.
DECLARED ACCOUNTS: LOTTERIES: THE 1,400,000l. LOTTERY FOR THE YEAR 1714: PAYMASTER'S ACCOUNT.
AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 1548, ROLL 70 [A.O.1/1548/70].
George Murray, Paymaster of the Lottery under the Acts 12 Anne [13 Anne c. 18] and 1 George I [c. 2].
Account of moneys imprested 1 February 1717–18 to 1 February 1718–19 and of payments for one year to Michaelmas 1718.
DECLARED ACCOUNTS: THE CIVIL LIST LOTTERY: PAYMASTER'S ACCOUNT.
PIPE OFFICE: ROLL 2027 [E.351/2027]. No Audit Office Roll.
Thomas Burdus, Paymaster of the Lottery for raising 500,000l., upon credit of the Civil List Revenues, for payment of arrears of the late Queen's Civil List.
25 March 1717 to 25 March 1718.
DECLARED ACCOUNTS: LOTTERIES: THE ONE AND A HALF MILLION LOTTERY FOR 1711: PAYMASTER'S ACCOUNT.
AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 1550, ROLL 84 [A.O.1/1550/84].
Sir Andrew Chadwick, late Paymaster of the Lottery for 1,500,000l. anno 1711 under the Act 9 Anne [c. 6].
29 March 1717 to 26 March 1718.