Entry Book: March 1680

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Calendar of Treasury Books, Volume 6, 1679-1680. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1913.

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March 1680

Date. Nature and Substance of the Entry. Reference.
March 1.
Letter of direction on an order dated 1679, July 28 for 745l. 4s. 0d. to Sir Robert Howard ut supra, p. 152: same to be hereby satisfied by tallies on Anthony Rowe et al. on their half-year's Hearth-money farm rent due Sept. 29 next. Order Book XXXVIII, p. 82.
Same [confirming a previous letter of direction of 1679–80, Jan. 14 or Feb. 9, supra, p. 424] on 1,396l. 15s. 7¼d. in part of an order dated 1678, Sept. 4 for 4,000l. to Philip Packer for the extraordinaries of the Works: same to be hereby payable ut supra. (With a marginal note of later letters of direction for 305l. 6s. 0d. [ut supra, ibid.]; 1,396l. 15s. 7d., March 1; 50l., April 14; 230l., 1680–1, Feb. 10; 419l. 1s. 7d., March 15; 1,598l. 16s. 9 ¾d., 1681, May 16. Total 4,000l.) Ibid.
[?] Treasury confirmation of a money order of 1678, Sept. 4 for 8,000l. to abovesaid Packer for the ordinary of the Works. "Let this order be executed to the sum of 4,000l." Ibid, p. 84.
March 2. Letter of direction on 1,000l. in part of an order of Nov. 4 last for 2,000l. to the Earl of Sunderland for secret service: same to be hereby satisfied out of the 12,000l. lent into the Exchequer the 1st inst. by Rich. Kent and Charles Duncombe. Ibid.
March 5. Money order for 6,100l. to Richard Kent and Charles Duncombe in repayment of so much by them lent into the Exchequer this day. Ibid, p. 90.
March 13. Same for 221l. 0s. 6d. to John Walker, Usher of the Exchequer Court, for necessaries delivered to the officers of said Court in Hilary term last and for 210 days' diet to said Usher from 1679, Aug. 14 to March 11 inst. Ibid, p. 140.