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'Declared Accounts: Excise', Calendar of Treasury books, Volume 31: 1717 (1960), pp. CCCXXVIII-CCCLXIV. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=85374 Date accessed: 23 November 2014.


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Excise

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: EXCISE: GENERAL ACCOUNT.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 1080, ROLL 740 [A.O.1/1080/740].

The Commissioners and Governors of Excise.

24 June 1716 to 24 June 1717.

Charge.£s.d.£s.d.
Arrears: remaining in nett money to be further accompted for70,387511¾
resting due from sundry brewers etc. in the Country Collections33,50418
ditto, ditto in London13,159162
remaining due from sundry former Country Collectors26,0646
resting due from present ditto3,3461811
ditto from several Collectors of [the Duties on] Imported Liquors in London port27111
ditto from several ditto in the Outports9454
ditto from Richard Butler upon bond for the said Duty in Plymouth37134
ditto from persons concerned in collecting the Duties on Coffee, Cyder and Mead etc. in London1,31688
ditto from the Treasurer of the Navy, for bills drawn upon him9961
resting to be accompted for by Noblemen and others [as in previous years]18,72312
and remaining imprested to the Commissioners or their Cashier50000
168,3572
Receipts: the whole produce of the Revenues of Excise for the year to 24 June 1717:
the produce of the Country Collections
776,9429
ditto within London, Westminster and the Bills of Mortality357,857610¾
the produce of the Excise on Imported Liquors in London and the Outports23,5321611
the King's part of London fines to 24 June 1716, received by the Cashier from Mr. Haines, clerk to the Register10191
1,158,43427
Overbalances etc.:
balance due to Edward Pilsworth, junior, formerly a clerk in the Distillery Office
828
balances due to Country Collectors, detailed244147
ditto to Collectors in the Outports, detailed710
the gross produce of the Duty on Sweets, being intermixed in vouchers with Exciseable Liquors4221
30210
total charge and receipts£1,327,09314
Discharge.
Overbalances due to Collectors etc. from the preceding Accompt:
to Edward Pilsworth [as above]
828
to Country Collectors, detailed61558
to Collectors in the Outports, ditto1186
625610
salaries etc.:
salaries of Country Collectors etc.
70,56619
riding charges4,582190
incident charges disbursed by Collectors etc.1,6821610¾
Officers' taxes7,476143
charges in returning money to London5209
to Sir Marmaduke Wyvill, bt., Christopher Montagu, John Whetham and Roger Gale, four Commissioners, for expenses in travelling to view22800
85,05718
allowances for exports etc. in the Country:
allowed for Exciseable Liquors exported as merchandize within the time of this Accompt
7852
allowed pursuant to Justices' Warrants2870
allowed the fishermen of Great Yarmouth for the Duty on strong beer provided for their North Sea and herring fishing; year to Michaelmas 171616000
1,23230
exports and overcharges allowed by the Commissioners in London:
to sundry brewers for beer exported
423211½
to distillers for low wines and spirits exported5134
for cyder exported13011¾
44117
to sundry brewers for overcharges2705
to distillers for low wines and spirits overcharged101311
to sundry persons for cyder overcharged39211¼
3202
(total in London 761l. 19s. 11d.)
allowances in London port and the Outports:
the Collector, London port, for incidents
498179
allowed for brandy overentered2404
522181
allowed poundage and salaries to Collectors etc. in the Outports2880
incident charges in ditto2400
brandy overentered in ditto1130
ditto overcharged in ditto389
53329
(total in the ports 1,056l. 0s. 10d.)
total allowed as above 88,108l. 2s.d.
ready money received and particularly accompted for1,085,63418
total payments and allowances£1,174,3687
and then remains152,7257
whereof the nett money unaccompted for, to be charged in the next Accompt54,7498
money remaining in arrear and unpaid on brewers, victuallers and others in the Counties in England and Wales33,51919
ditto in London (beer and ale 4,562l. 18s.d., strong waters 1,143l. 1s. 11¼d., low wines 2,470l. 4s.d., coffee 2,832l. 5s. 10d., cyder 1,339l. 18s.d., meath 488l. 6s.d., sweets 329l. 8s. 11d.)13,1664
46,6863
arrears unpaid by Collectors and others for the balance of their Accompts, etc.:
(much as on previous Rolls e.g. Vol. XXVI, p. cccliv. and Vol. XXVIII, p. ccclxxxix but after Charles Wind, late Collector of Chester adding George Murray, late Collector, Bedford; John Powell, late Collector, Oxon; Ezekiel Polstead, late Collector, Litchfield; Pawlet Asterley, late Collector, Tiverton; Thomas Bretton, late Collector, Hants.; John Wallis, for money received of Peter Wekett, late Collector, Hertford; Richard Lanham, late Collector, Marlbro', for Thomas Crabbs's two bills unpaid; Henry Goodere, late Collector, Canterbury; John Brennand, late Collector, Chester; William Milton, late Collector, Essex; William Hunt, late Collector, York)
26,72619
remaining in arrear and unpaid by several Collectors for the balances of this year's Accompts2,64813
remaining in arrear from Edward Herne, and from John Franks and John Courtney [as in previous years]27111
remaining in arrear and unpaid for balances due from several former and present Collectors in the Outports96511
ditto from Richard Butler, late Collector, Plymouth port, for the Duty of Brandy on bond, detailed37134
and remaining due from several Collectors etc. in London, detailed [as in previous years]1,31688
remaining unpaid on several bills of Exchange drawn upon the Navy Treasurer, detailed9961
total unpaid by Collectors and others 32,066l. 3s.d.
and depending on sundry noblemen and others [as in previous years]18,72312
imprest money in the hands of the Commissioners or of their Cashier50000
sum total of the supers to balance the Accompt
Declared 28 September 1721.
£152,7257

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: EXCISE: CASH ACCOUNT.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 917, ROLL 125 [A.O.1/917/125].

The Commissioners and Governors of Excise.

24 June 1716 to 24 June 1717.

Charge.£s.d.
Arrears: remaining in the Commissioners' hands, as by the end of the last precedent Cash Accompt24,618010¾
and depending on the late Sub Commissioners and others as at the foot of the said last Accompt53,82602
£s.d.
Receipts: money received out of the Revenues of Excise within the time of this Accompt:
on the Hereditary and Temporary Excise to 1 Aug. 1714:
Michaelmas quarter 1716
1715
Ladyday quarter 17171414
Midsummer quarter 17171192
34810
on ditto to 29 Sept 1715:
Michaelmas quarter 1716
19410
Xmas quarter 171614711
Ladyday quarter 17171412
Midsummer quarter 1717421511¼
2667
on ditto from 29 Sept. 1715:
Michaelmas quarter 1716
133,39293
Xmas quarter 1716116,30110
Easter quarter 1717123,70618
Midsummer quarter 1717124,31411
497,7159
on the Additional 9d. for 99 years from 25 Jan. 1692–3:
Michaelmas quarter 1716
43,1520
Xmas quarter 171636,682911½
Ladyday quarter 171738,65412
Midsummer quarter 171739,596011
158,0854
on the Additional 9d. for 16 years from 17 May 1697 continued 4 Anne:
Michaelmas quarter 1716
46,76213
Xmas quarter 171638,8144
Ladyday quarter 171739,3938
Midsummer quarter 171742,09413
167,0650
on the Additional or Bank 9d. from 17 May 1697:
Michaelmas quarter 1716
43,1520
Xmas quarter 171636,682910½
Ladyday quarter 171738,65412
Midsummer quarter 171739,5960
158,08539
on the Additional 3d. on Beer, Ale, Cyder etc. from 26 March 1710 for 32 years:
Michaelmas quarter 1716
16,726165
Xmas quarter 171614,987710½
Ladyday quarter 171715,00713
Midsummer quarter 171715,59612
62,318911½
on Low Wines and Spirits of the First Extraction, from 24 June 1710 for 96 years:
Michaelmas quarter 1716
9,24915
Xmas quarter 17168,8721
Ladyday quarter 17179,1687
Midsummer quarter 17178,975194
36,2663
and on money received in part of London Fines and Penalties adjudged against brewers and others:
Michaelmas quarter 1716
10191
total Receipts as above 1,079,937l. 15s. 11d.
total charge and receipts£1,158,3811611¾
Discharge.
Salaries of the Commissioners and other Officers and Clerks of the Excise etc.:
George Townesend, Sir Marmaduke Wyvill, bt., Christopher Montagu, James Vernon, junior, John Whetham, Sir William Ashhurst, William Carr, Roger Gale and John Broome, the nine Commissioners; year to Ladyday 1717
7,20000
Thomas Goodman, John Shorter, James Mountague, Peter Hussey and Polexfen Drake, five Commissioners for Appeals, at 200l. per an. for the time of this Accompt90000
(Memorandum.—Polexfen Drake was paid from Ladyday 1716 to Midsummer 1716 and his brother Duncomb Drake from Xmas 1716 to Ladyday 1717 which is only half a year.)
the Officers attending upon the Commissioners of Appeals; Thomas Hawes, Register and two doorkeepers and messengers; year to Ladyday 1717
18000
Sir Basil Dixwell, bt., Auditor of the Excise, for himself and clerks; ditto; same time70000
Edmund Elwell, Comptroller of the Excise, ditto; same time1,32000
John Bruere, a clerk in the Comptroller's Office; same time8000
Edmund Naylor, Secretary to the Commissioners of Excise; same time45000
Thomas Yarbourgh, Register to the same; same time39000
John, Lord Delawarr, and Edward Pauncfort, Receivers General and Cashiers, for themselves and clerks; same time1,57400
John Ellis, Solicitor, for salary and additional salary; same time35000
Richard Hill, a tellor; same time8000
Mrs. Mary Howard, housekeeper; same time25000
John Lawton, clerk of the Securities; same time10000
the several Under-Officers; by quarters11,90310
Thomas Frederick, for rent of his house in St. Olave, Old Jewry, London, for the Grand Office of the Excise; year to Ladyday 171726400
Thomas Porter for coach-houses and stables5000
25,79110
payments to tradesmen, artificers and others and for necessary and incident charges:
John Hatley, for stationery; Robert Vincent, ditto; Benjamin Colbatch, ditto; Elizabeth Jansen, ditto; Eleanor James, for printed goods; carriage of books; disbursements; Treasury fees etc.; the Secretary's bill of disbursements; the Solicitor's fees; office-necessaries; messengers' charges; the Deputy Auditor's ditto; Thomas Hawley, gunsmith; John Cooke, ironmonger; Thomas Stone, clockmaker; Arthur Osborne, upholsterer; Joseph Brand, plumber; Matthew Jarman, glazier; John Hall, blacksmith; Nathaniel Jackson, yard-keeper, for brooms; John Gillham, joiner; William Cramwell, tallow-chandler
2,7836
Spencer Compton, Treasurer to the Prince of Wales, part of 40,000l. yearly payable from the Excise39,00000
Charles, Duke of Cleveland, for his yearly pension of 4,000l. to Ladyday 17173,75000
Mary, Duchess Dowager of Northumberland, for the like1,50000
Charles, Duke of Grafton, for the like of 3,000l. and the Dowager Duchess of Grafton, for her pension of 1,000l. per an.3,75000
Grace, Countess of Granville, for her pension of 1,500l. per an. and Katherine, Lady Dowager Gower, mother and guardian of John, Lord Gower, for his yearly pension of 1,500l. per an.3,00000
Henry, Earl of Grantham, for his pension2,00000
payments by Treasury Warrant:
Inferior Officers' taxes; the cashier's charges
1,53816
payments for exports, overcharges and office-receipts, detailed69714
total for salaries, incidents, pensions etc. 83,811l. 7s. 11¼d.
£s.d.
money paid into the Exchequer, detailed by dates:
out of the Hereditary and Temporary Excise since 29 Sept. 1715 etc. for the King's life and the 3,700l. weekly for Annuities
433,19721
out of the Additional or Fund 9d. for 99 years154,1692
out of the Additional 9d. for 16 years, continued163,548175
out of the Additional or Bank 9d.154,16921
out of the Additional 3d.60,82216
out of the Duty on Low Wines etc.35,8151
and for part of Fines and Penalties adjudged against brewers etc.10191
1,001,82310
total payments and allowances£1,085,63418
and so remains72,7461810
whereof depending on sundry late Sub-Commissioners of Excise etc. [as in previous Accounts]53,82602
and depending on the Commissioners:
for money imprested to the Cashier
50000
for money arising out of:
the Hereditary and Temporary Excise before Aug. 1714
10219
ditto, before 29 Sept. 17151345
ditto after 29 Sept. 17157,70009
the Additional 9d. for 99 years2,37219
the Additional 9d. for 16 years continued2,60119
the Additional or Bank 9d.2,37219
the Additional 3d.1,33712
the Duty on Low Wines since Midsummer 17101,79818
the expired Duty on Low Wines, the expired double 9d. and the Duty of 2s. a gallon on Brandy0011¼
18,420188
£72,7461810
Declared 10 June 1719.

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: EXCISE: MALT: GENERAL ACCOUNT.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 1080, ROLL 741, PART 1 [A.O.1/1080/741/1].

The Commissioners and Governors of Excise.

24 June 1716 to 24 June 1717.

Charge.£s.d.£s.d.
Receipts: the whole duty and produce of the Duty on Malt, Mumm, Cyder and Perry 24 June 1716 to 24 June 1717:
gross produce in Country Inland Collections:
malt at 6d. a, bushel
743,2801
cyder at 4s. a hogshead13,2768
compounders4,34760
the King's share of fines37018
interest on bills of exchange returned and protest717
surcharges from the Examiners' Office in London636
money taken up and not formerly charged140
gross produce in the Outports:
mumm at 10s. a barrel
67810
cyder at 4s. a hogshead278
9417
gross produce in London port:
mumm at 10s. a barrel
1555
cyder at 4s. a hogshead24
157100
gross produce in London:
mumm at 10s. a barrel
9561111¼
cyder at 4s. a hogshead1,2246
2,18018
total produce as above 763,723l. 4s.d.
overbalances (Collectors and districts named)150711½
total charge and receipts£763,87312
Discharge.£s.d.£s.d.
salaries and incidents:
balance due to John Ebrall, late Collector of Suffolk, being twice paid
144
salaries in the Country40,25315
riding charges in the Country Collections2,238170
taxes assessed on Officers4,20496
incident charges7941811½
charges in returning money to London4648
poundage in the Outports6194
Sir Marmaduke Wyvill, bt., Christopher Montagu, John Whetham and Roger Gale, four Commissioners of Excise, for their travelling charges15200
48,12913
allowances for exports etc.:
allowed the Duty on Malt and Cyder exported
43,55936
allowed by Justices' Warrants1,243711
allowed for the Duty on Cyder overcharged in London191
44,82113
total for salaries etc. and allowances 92,951l. 6s.d.
ready money received and particularly accompted for359,0562
total payments and allowances£452,0078
then remains311,8664
whereof remaining in arrear for the Malt Duty for a year from 24 June 1716 by sundry Maltsters and others in the Country at the determination of this Accompt47,278611½
and remaining due from sundry Maltsters etc. in London ditto112
and ditto from sundry Country Collectors ditto38811
and ditto from Alfred Lawson, Collector, Poole port416
47,67212
money resting to be accompted for by the Commissioners of Excise for cash in the Cashier's hands10,179010¼
ditto on accompt of sundry Country Collectors for cash received after Midsummer 1717253,65618
ditto on accompt of sundry Collectors at the Outports, ditto400
money to be accompted for at London port1717
and on accompt of sundry Maltsters and Cyder makers in London299140
264,193119
£311,8664
Declared 28 September 1721.

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: EXCISE: MALT: CASH ACCOUNT.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 917, ROLL 126 [A.O.1/917/126].

The Commissioners and Governors of Excise.

24 June 1716 to June 1717.

Charge.£s.d.£s.d.
Arrears: remaining in the Commissioners' hands:
out of the Duty on Malt from 24 June 1716, none, this being the first Accompt
nil
out of ditto to 24 June 17169,99916
out of ditto to 23 June 17153119
out of ditto to 23 June 171414983
out of ditto to 23 June 17132763
out of ditto to 23 June 17122310¼
out of the Duty on Sweets for 99 years from 25 March 1707126
out of the old Duty on Malt and Leather00
10,47118
and remaining on Thomas Tresham, a late Officer in the Excise68290
Receipts: money received out of the Duties on Malt during the time of this Accompt:
on the Duty on Malt from 24 June 1716
369,235211¾
on ditto to 23 June 1716291,75216
on ditto to 23 June 171592078
on ditto to 23 June 171430120
on ditto to 23 June 17132987
on ditto to 23 June 1712 and to 23 June 1707741
on the Duty on Sweets [as above]1909
and out of London fines adjudged against Maltsters and others6220
662,4981210
total charge and receipts£673,6530
Discharge.
Salaries etc.:
John, Lord Delawarr and Edward Pauncfort, Receivers General, for themselves and clerk; year to Ladyday 1717
37600
the Comptroller for his Deputy and two clerks14000
Sir Basil Dixwell, Auditor, and John Ogden, his Deputy; same time8000
Anthony Cossens and John Tooker, Accomptants General; five Assistant Accomptants; John Lawton, Clerk of the Securities; and Samuel Johnson, Correspondent; George Preston, Assistant Doorkeeper; Edward Willett, Accomptant for the London Distillery etc.; and others, named; same time7118
John Francis, Richard Hill junior and Bartholomew Bruere, a billman and two receivers; John Geadon, Chief Examiner of the Country Officers' books; and other Examiners etc.; same time491146
1,7993
payments to tradesmen, artificers and others:
to John Hatley, Robert Vincent and Benjamin Colebatch, for stationery wares; to Eleanor James, for printed goods; for stamps and carriage of parcels; for a clerk's allowance; for Treasury fees etc.; for Law charges; to John Hall, blacksmith, John Cook, ironmonger, Joseph Brand, plumber, Arthur Osborne, upholsterer, Matthew Garman, glazier, John Gilham, joiner and William Cranwell, tallow-chandler
1,43213
payments by Treasury Warrants:
for Inferior Officers' taxes, Exchequer charges etc.
40212
payments for over-balances and exports:
for over-balances on Malt
843
for cyder and sweets overcharged1560
for malt exported3,744130
3,8442
total for salaries etc. 7,478l. 11 s. 5d.
money paid into the Exchequer, detailed by dates:
out of the Malt Duty from 24 June 1716
354,65572
out of ditto to 23 June 1716298,50610
out of arrears of the Duty to 23 June 171570000
out of ditto to 23 June 171430000
out of ditto to 23 June 171220000
out of the Duty on Sweets1701810½
out of part of fines adjudged against Maltsters etc.6220
654,594187
total payments and allowances£662,073100
there remains11,57910
whereof depending on Thomas Tresham68290
and depending on the Commissioners:
out of the Malt Duty from 24 June 1716
10,179010¼
out of ditto to 23 June 171631219
out of ditto to 23 June 17151949
out of ditto to 23 June 1714901
out of ditto to 23 June 1713951
out of ditto to 23 June 171245
out of ditto to 23 June 170722
out of the Duty on Sweets19172
out of the Old Duty on Malt and Leather00
10,8971
£11,57910
Declared 10 June 1719.
[An Abstract follows with Arabic numerals.]

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: EXCISE: HOPS: GENERAL ACCOUNT.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 1080, ROLL 741, PART 5 [A.O.1/1080/741/5].

The Commissioners and Governors of Excise.

24 June 1716 to 24 June 1717.

Charge.£s.d.£s.d.
Arrears: remaining in nett money to be further accompted for4,64538
remaining due from sundry hop planters etc. in the Country Collections2,64687
resting due from present Country Collectors23610¼
7,31419
Receipts: the whole duty and produce of the Duty on Hops, 24 June 1716 to 24 June 171720,3555
overbalances paid into the Excise Office, London, by Collectors, named with their districts9059
money due to Thomas Ellis on an office receipt 18 Sept. 17125195
money received on Richard Backwell's Accompt as Collector of Rochester, 27 April 1717, not accompted for until the next following year156
paid Alexander Mitchell the contents of six office receipts of 25 Sept. 1712, being twice accompted for in the Discharge1581
22130
total charge and receipts£27,7833
Discharge.
Money charged in the preceding General Accompt, proper to this Accompt5000
over-balances due to Country Collectors10416
salaries etc.:
salaries to Country Collectors etc.
8718
incident charges disbursed by Collectors684
charges of returning money to London2121
for Commissioners' travelling charges1115
97210
allowances for exports etc.:
allowed for hops exported as merchandize
52242
allowed by Justices' Warrants in the Country1152
523194
total allowed for salaries etc. 1,496l. 9s. 10½d.
ready money received and particularly accompted for21,14873
total payments and allowances£22,79913
and then remains4,98310
whereof remaining in arrear and unpaid by sundry hop-planters etc. in the Country on the determination of this Accompt1,14718
and remaining due from sundry Country Collectors ditto233
1,17118
money resting to be accompted for by the Commissioners of Excise for the balance of the Cash Accompt in the Cashier's hands1,040911½
and for money received from sundry Country Collectors after 24 June 17172,771185
3,8128
£4,98310
Declared 22 April 1723.

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: EXCISE: HOPS: CASH ACCOUNT.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 917, ROLL 127 [A.O.1/917/127].

The Commissioners and Governors of Excise.

24 June 1716 to 24 June 1717.

Charge.£s.d.£s.d.
Arrears: remaining in the Commissioners' hands, as by the end of the last precedent Cash Accompt of Hops1,150149
Receipts: money received out of the Duty on Hops within the time of this Accompt:
for the Duty on Hops from 1 June 1711
8017
for ditto from 1 Aug. 1715.20,957410
21,0382
total charge and receipts£22,18817
Discharge.
Salaries to the clerks employed on the Hop Duties:
the Receivers General for two clerks, 20l.; Anthony Cossens and John Tooker, Accomptants General, 40l.; Henry Wilcox, Assistant Accomptant, 60l.; an Assistant to the Clerk of the Securities, 40l.; Alexander Tulidah, clerk to the Auditor, 12l.; a clerk in the Comptroller's Office, 12l.
18400
payments to tradesmen and others:
John Hatley, Benjamin Coalebatch and Robert Vincent, for stationery wares; Eleanor James, for printed wares; carriage of parcels; the Secretary's disbursements; Treasury fees etc.
34205
payments by Treasury Warrant, detailed4612
payments for Hops exported2,4361
money paid into the Exchequer, detailed by dates:
on the Duty on Hops from 1 Aug. 1715, 1 George I
18,039131
ditto from 1 June 171110000
£21,14873
and so remains1,040911½
whereof depending on Gervas Clarke, doorkeeper, for money imprested10000
and on these Accomptants940911½
£1,040911½
Declared 10 June 1719.

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: EXCISE: CANDLES: GENERAL ACCOUNT.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 1080, ROLL 741, PART 2 [A.O.1/1080/741/2].

The Commissioners and Governors of Excise.

24 June 1716 to 24 June 1717.

Charge.£s.d.£s.d.
Arrears: remaining in nett money to be further accompted for12,95914
remaining due from sundry further tallow-chandlers etc. in the Country Collections76512
resting due from ditto in London9612
ditto from present Collectors in the Country13811
13,96011
Receipts: the whole produce of the Duties on Candles, 24 June 1716 to 24 June 1717:
the produce of the several Country Collections
89,20813
ditto within London and Westminster and the Bills of Mortality42,222168
131,43110
over-balances paid into the Excise Office by sundry Collectors, named with their collections20718
total charge and receipts£145,60006
Discharge.
Overbalances due to several Collectors from the preceding Accompt16916
salaries etc.:
salaries to Collectors etc. in the country
7,34617
riding charges in Sheffield Collection2540
incident charges disbursed by Collectors etc.21416
taxes assessed on Officers794811
charges of returning money to London511411¼
Sir Marmaduke Wyvill, bt., John Whetham, Christopher Montagu and Roger Gale, four Commissioners of Excise, for travelling expenses4112
8,47318
allowances for exports etc.:
allowed in the Country the Duty on Candles exported as merchandize
1,0492
allowed by Justices' Warrants in the Country59
allowed for Duty overcharged in London962
1,06317
total allowed for salaries etc. as above 9,537l. 16s. 2d.
ready money received and particularly accompted for120,88712
total payments and allowances£130,59559
then remains15,004149
whereof remaining in arrear and unpaid by sundry tallow chandlers etc. in the Country at the time of the determination of this Accompt55413
ditto by ditto in London, ditto626
resting due from sundry late and present Collectors in the Country, ditto3651511½
98215
money resting to be accompted for by the Commissioners for cash in their Cashier's hands1,8955
ditto for money received from sundry Country Collectors after 24 June 17178,56349
ditto for ditto from sundry tallow-chandlers etc. in London ditto3,56217
part of a candle bill writ off to callicoes, 15 September 1714, to make good a bill of Mr. Lanham, Collector of Marlbro' Collection011
14,02119
£15,004149
Declared 28 September 1721.

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: EXCISE: CANDLES: CASH ACCOUNT.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 917, ROLL 129 [A.O.1/917/129].

The Commissioners and Governors of Excise.

24 June 1716 to 24 1717.

Charge.£s.d.£s.d.
Arrears: remaining in the Commissioners' hands, as by the end of the last precedent Cash Accompt64413
money imprested to William Taylor, Doorkeeper, for incident charges15000
Receipts: money received out of the Duties on Candles within the time of this Accompt:
on [the Duty on] Candles [which] commenced 1 May 1710
331011
on ditto [which] commenced 25 March 171160,97118
on ditto [which] commenced 1 May 171560,9386
and on London fines448
121,9884
total charge and receipts£122,782181
Discharge.
Salaries:
John, Lord Delawarr and Edward Pauncefort, Receivers General, for two clerks
10000
Isaac Hide, Accomptant General7000
Thomas Wyvill, Accomptant, and Henry Buck, Assistant Accomptant14000
an Assistant to the Clerk of the Stores4500
George Preston, Assistant Doorkeeper500
Francis Oldham and William Johnson, two Examiners of Candles11000
an Assistant to the Clerk of the Securities2000
Robert Shawter, Messenger5000
the Comptroller, for two clerks10800
Alexander Tulidah, a clerk in the Auditor's office4800
Richard Ansell, a General Surveyor119810¾
eight Surveyors44000
Officers for surveying wax- and tallow-chandlers1,6125
William Clark, Assistant Officer3500
Gervas Clark, Doorkeeper38144
2,9418
payments to tradesmen, artificers and others:
John Hatley & Co., Robert Vincent, Benjamin Colebatch and Elizabeth Jansen, for stationery wares; Eleanor James for printed wares; John Gibbons, clerk of the Stores, for stamps and carriage of parcels; Edmund Naylor, Secretary, for his bills of disbursements; Gervas Clark, Doorkeeper, for rent, Treasury fees, office necessaries etc.; John Ellis, Solicitor, for law-charges; John Hall, blacksmith; John Cooke, ironmonger; John Brand, plumber; Matthew Jarman, glazier
927311
payments by Treasury Warrant:
Inferior Officers' taxes, 340l. 4s.; Exchequer charges 20 Dec. 1714 to 6 Dec. 1715 (in full of 12l. 1s. 11½d.), 3l. 17s. 4d.; ditto, 12 Dec. 1715 to 18 June 1716, 21l. 5s. 1d.
36565
money paid for over-payments and exports:
to Humphrey Thomas, late Collector, for an overpayment 7l. 6s. 9d.; for exports, out of the Duty from 25 March 1711, 83l. 4s. 3d., and out of ditto from 1 May 1715, 83l. 4s.d.
17315
total for salaries, incidents etc. 4,407l. 14s.d.
money paid into the Exchequer, detailed by dates:
for the Duty from 25 March 1711
58,234113
for ditto from 1 May 171558,20018
for part of fines and penalties adjudged against tallow chandlers448
116,479188
total payments and allowances£120,88712
and so remains1,8955
whereof depending on Gervas Clark for incidents10000
and on Henry Buck for ditto5000
15000
and on the Commissioners1,7455
Declared 10 June 1719.£1,8955

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: EXCISE: GILT AND SILVER WIRE AND STARCH: GENERAL ACCOUNT.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 1080, ROLL 741, PART 4 [A.O.1/1080/741/4].

The Commissioners and Governors of Excise.

24 June 1716 to 24 June 1717.

Charge.£s.d.£s.d.
Arrears: remaining in nett money to be further accompted for3,31013
remaining due from sundry starch-makers etc. in the Country Collections2127
ditto from ditto, in London2074
resting due from present Country Collectors3251
3,76210
Receipts: the whole produce of the Duties on Gilt and Silver Wire and Starch, 24 June 1716 to 24 June 1717:
the produce of British starch, the growing Duty in the Country Collections
4,5802
the produce of gilt and silver wire and starch in London, Westminster and the Bills of Mortality13,74516
salary overpaid in London, Ladyday quarter 1716, 10s.; and an overpayment due to the Soap etc. Accompt 60l. 10s. 2d.6102
18,38619
over-balances paid into the London Office by Collectors, named with their districts261111½
total charge and receipts£22,1761
Discharge.
Over-balances due to Country Collectors26123
Salaries etc.:
salaries to Country Collectors etc.
5810
incident charges disbursed by Collectors etc.31311¾
Inferior Officers' taxes repaid in the Country3168
charges of returning money to London3114
Sir Marmaduke Wyvill, bt., a Commissioner of Excise, for his travelling charges063
69186
allowances for exports etc.:
allowed for starch exported as merchandize
19170
allowed for Justice's Warrants in the Country15117
lost by fractional parts00
358
total allowed for salaries etc. 105l. 7s.d.
ready money received and particularly accompted for17,527310¾
total payments and allowances£17,65933
and then remains4,51618
whereof remaining in arrear and unpaid of this Duty on Starch by several starch-makers etc. in the Country313179
resting in arrear and unpaid by ditto in London21117
remaining due from Country Collectors at the determination of the Accompt2611
55268
and resting to be accompted for by the Commissioners of Excise for the balance of the Cash Accompt in the Cashier's hands24516
ditto on accompt of sundry Country Collectors, for money received after 24 June 17171,2751
ditto on accompt of sundry refiners and starch-makers in London etc., for ditto2,4431311¼
3,96411
£4,51618
Declared 28 September 1721.

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: EXCISE: GILT AND SILVER WIRE AND STARCH: CASH ACCOUNT.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 917, ROLL 128 [A.O.1/917/128].

The Governors and Commissioners of Excise.

24 June 1716 to 24 June 1717.

Charge.£s.d.
Arrears: remaining in the Commissioners' hands, as by the end of the last precedent Cash Accompt of Gilt and Silver Wire and Starch1771911½
Receipts: money received out of the Duties on Gilt and Silver Wire and Starch within the time of this Accompt17,5950
total charge and receipts£17,77300
Discharge.
Salaries:
Midsummer quarter 1716, 107l. 8s. 1d.; Michaelmas quarter 1716, 107l. 8s. 1d.; Xmas quarter 1716, 107l. 8s. 10d.; Ladyday quarter 1717 107l. 13s.d.
42918
payments to tradesmen, artificers and others:
Midsummer quarter 1716, 40l. 15s. 4d.; Michaelmas quarter 1716 23l. 16s.d.; Xmas quarter 1716 42l. 5s. 9d.
1061710¾
payments by Treasury Warrant:
Inferior Officers' taxes 59l. 13s.d.; Exchequer fees etc. 3l. 14s.d
637
paid for Gilt and Silver Wire and Starch exported as merchandize1,9175
total payments allowed as above 2,517l. 9s.d.
money paid into the Exchequer out of these Duties detailed by dates15,007142
ditto for fines and penalties adjudged against starch-makers etc.207
(total paid into the Exchequer 15,009l. 14s. 9d.)
total payments and allowances£17,527310¾
and then remains24516
whereof depending on the Commissioners
Declared 10 June 1719.
24516

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: EXCISE: SOAP ETC.: GENERAL ACCOUNT.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 1080, ROLL 741, PART 3 [A.O.1/1080/741/3].

The Commissioners and Governors of Excise.

24 June 1716 to 24 June 1717.

Charge.£s.d.£s.d.
Arrears: remaining in nett money to be accompted for43,93569
remaining due from sundry soap-boilers etc. in the Country Collections7,58511
ditto from ditto in London58965
resting due from sundry Country Collectors30521
52,415611¾
Receipts: the whole Duty and produce of the Duties on Soap, Paper, Calicoes and Starch, 24 June 1716 to 24 June 1717:
the growing duty in London, Westminster and the Bills of Mortality
131,78910
ditto in the several Country Collections98,08315
229,8736
added to cash the money gained by several fractional parts less than ¼d., d.; an overpayment (proper to Candle Duty) 11s.d.; cash paid in by Arthur Stevens 25 Aug. 1716 on Mr. Bamford, Collector for Hertford, 1l. 15s. 4d.267
over-balances, detailed by Collectors and districts4788
total charge and receipts£282,769711
Discharge.
Over-balances due to Collectors from their preceding Accompts25416
salaries etc.:
salaries to sundry Country Collectors etc.
2,873111
taxes assessed on Officers272134
incident charges disbursed by Collectors etc.1221111¾
charges of returning money to London131711¾
Sir Marmaduke Wyvill, bt., Christopher Montagu, John Whetham and Roger Gale, four Commissioners, for their travelling charges41510¾
3,3240
allowances for exports etc.:
allowed in the Country the Duties of Soap etc. exported as merchandize
1,37710
allowed ditto one third of the Old Duty and the whole of the Additional Duty on soap consumed in the woollen manufactures7,787163
allowed by Justices' Warrants in the Country for overcharges4219
allowed by the Commissioners for ditto in London17149
allowed for arrears on the Old Duty in London discharged by the Commissioner's orders12025
allowed cash overpaid, proper to Candles011
9,346143
total allowed for salaries etc. 12,670l. 14s.d.
ready money received and particularly accompted for213,65813
an overpayment made to Gold and Silver Wire60102
total payments and allowances£226,6441311
then remains56,124140
whereof remaining in arrear and unpaid on the determination of this General Accompt by sundry makers etc. in the Country5,801177
ditto by soap-makers etc. in London75866
resting due from sundry Country Collectors27124
ditto from Benjamin le Gross, late Assistant Accomptant, money taken up of Thomas Saunders, soap maker, and converted to his own use4570
6,876135
money resting to be accompted for by the Commissioners for the balance of the Cash Accompt in the Cashier's hands9,10768
ditto for money received after 24 June 1717 from sundry Country Collectors21,0764
ditto for ditto from sundry soap-makers etc. in London19,0649
49,24807
£56,124140
Declared 4 April 1722.

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: EXCISE: SOAP ETC.. CASH ACCOUNT.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 917, ROLL 130 [A.O.1/917/130].

The Commissioners and Governors of Excise.

24 June 1716 to 24 June 1717.

Charge.£s.d.£s.d.
Arrears: remaining in the Commissioners' hands, as by the end of the last precedent Cash Accompt of Soap etc.5,7761911¾
and remaining the money imprested to the doorkeeper and to the storekeeper to defray incident charges35000
Receipts: money received out of the Duties upon Soap etc. within the time of this Accompt:
on the Duty from 10 June 1712
128,308510¾
on ditto from 2 Aug. 171488,2176
money received on accompt of London fines1137
216,63819
total charge and receipts£222,76519
Discharge.
Salaries to clerks and others employed on these Duties3,19813
payments to tradesmen, artificers and others8558
payments under Treasury Warrants for inferior Officers' taxes, for the Cashier's charges and to Thomas Herbert52598
payments for exports9,77629
ditto for soap consumed in the woollen manufacture and overcharged1,80612
16,1626
money paid into the Exchequer, detailed by dates:
on the Duty from 10 June 1712
118,21012
on ditto from 2 Aug. 171479,1721710½
on part of fines and penalties adjudged against soap-boilers etc.1137
197,49664
total payments and allowances£213,65813
and so remains9,10768
whereof imprested to Gervas Clarke, doorkeeper, for incidents30000
and to Henry Buck, storekeeper, for the like5000
and depending on these Accomptants8,75768
£9,10768
Declared 10 June 1719.

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: HIDES: GENERAL ACCOUNT.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 645; ROLL 250 [A.O.1/645/250]. Also BUNDLE 1080, ROLL 741, PART 6 [A.O.1/1080/741/6].

Nicholas Vincent, Paul Burrard, John Williams, Anthony Dawley Bryan Fairfax and Sir Harcourt Masters, Commissioners for the Duties on Hides and Skins and on Vellum and Parchment.

25 June 1716 to 24 June 1717.

Charge.£s.d.£s.d.
Arrears: money due and payable, depending in super at the foot of the last preceding Accompt:
on sundry tanners, tawers etc. for money due at Midsummer 1716; on the Old Duties from 24 June 1711 2,875l. 6s. 10¾d. and on the Additional Duties from 1 Aug. 1712 1,839l. 9s. 10¼d.
4,714179
on sundry Collectors to balance their Accompts to Midsummer 1716; on the Old Duties 419l. 1s.d. and on the Additional Duties 175l. 9s. 10¾d.59411
on the Commissioners of these Duties for the balance of their Cash Accompt to Midsummer 1716; for the Old Duties 1,165l. 13s.d. and for the Additional Duties 766l. 5s. 4d.1,9311811¾
on ditto for money imprested to Francis Sorrell, their Secretary, for incidents; out of the Old Duties1449
on ditto for money due from sundry collectors paid in since the determination of the last Accompt; on the Old Duties 21,466l. 7s. 10¾d. and on the Additional Duties 13,135l. 18s. 7d.34,6026
41,9883
Receipts: money received and payable within the time of this Accompt for the several Duties on Hides and Skins and on Vellum and Parchment, together with the produce of fines etc.:
for the Duties from 24 June 1711:
Bedford (Thomas Poole)
5,41111
Bristol (Francis Somaster)5,90338
Canterbury (John Rogerson)3,797100
Carmarthen (John Picton)1,78011
Chester (Thomas Billings)5,6053
Cornwal (John Brooke)1,9389
Cumberland (John Hodgson)3,01524
Derby (William Archer)5,22818
Dorset (Thomas Cornelius)7,46317
Durham (Thomas Walbancke)3,014113
Essex (Henry Marmion)7,7767
Exeter (Edward Binlawes)3,84314
ditto (Stewkley Goodwyn)79411
Gloucester (Joseph Wheeler)7,80916
Isle of Wight (William Vessy)214154
Leeds (Matthew Slack)6,20611
Lichfield (George Lomax)5,33214
Lincoln (Samuel Saunders)3,1777
Marlborough (William Huson)5,8905
Norwich (Edmund Haddock)5,2810
ditto (James Wrenn)2,08901
Richmond (William Askew)2,0801410¾
ditto (John Bach)1,493115
Sussex (Samuel Power)7,00735
North Wales (William Gough)2,1428
these Accomptants in London and within the Bills of Mortality11,93327
116,231116
for the Duties from 1 Aug. 1712:
Bedford (Thomas Poole)
2,9391411¼
Bristol (Francis Somaster)3,78810
Canterbury (John Rogerson)2,1456
Carmarthen (John Picton)1,114710¼
Chester (Thomas Billings)3,20615
Cornwall (John Brooke)1,07214
Cumberland (John Hodgson)1,758411
Derby (William Archer)3,1096
Dorset (Thomas Cornelius)4,3201010¾
Durham (William Walbancke)1,902122
Essex (Henry Marmion)5,02090
Exeter (Edward Binlawes)2,4033
ditto (Stewkley Goodwyn)50310
Gloucester (Joseph Wheeler)4,65110
Isle of Wight (William Vessey)1215
Leeds (Matthew Slack)3,51710
Lichfield (George Lomax)3,185010½
Lincoln (Samuel Saunders)1,8785
Marlborough (William Huson)3,37313
Norwich (Edmund Haddock)2,96816
ditto (James Wrenn)1,1481011¾
Richmond (William Askew)1,2041611
ditto (John Backs)8742
Sussex (Samuel Power)4,0100
North Wales (William Gough)1,321174
these Accomptants in London and the Bills of Mortality7,60719
69,1484
for the produce of fines and penalties:
for the Old Duties detailed as above
3771
for the interest arising by bills of exchange returned for non-payment:
on the Old Duties ditto
4131
on the Additional Duties ditto119
612
for a surcharge on William Gough in North Wales; for the Old Duties01
(total Receipts as above 185,763l. 11s. 0d.)
overpayments, detailed as above:
on the Old Duties
6212
on the Additional Duties64310
706210¾
total charge and receipts£228,45717
Discharge.
Overpayments, on the previous Accompt, detailed by Collectors and districts:
out of the Old Duties
4512
out of the Additional Duties1884
23317
salaries etc.:
salaries to the Commissioners and others in London and within the Bills of Mortality
3,283164
salaries to the Collectors etc. in the Country, detailed by Collections22,708110¾
25,99118
incident charges:
incident charges in London
1,5395
ditto in the Country, detailed by Collections:
postage of letters etc.
75635
riding charges1,23230
Officers' taxes repaid2,22713
charges on remitting money from the Country8316
4,299311¼
total for salaries etc.; out of the Old Duties 19,893l. 17s.d. and out of the Additional Duties 11,936l. 10s.d; in both 31,830l. 7s. 10¼d.
repayments on debentures; for hides and skins exported:
in London
8,91732
in the Country, detailed by Collections2,33819
11,256210¼
(Out of the Old Duties 7,525l. 3s.d. and out of the Additional Duties 3,730l. 19s. 5d.)
overcharge repaid by William Huson at Marlborough to Stephen Smith, fellmonger and leather dresser of Witney in Oxfordshire; out of the Old Duties 1l. 0s.d. and out of the Additional Duties 1l. 0s.d.
21
money paid into the Exchequer:
out of the Old Duties
86,097188
out of the Additional Duties52,32925
138,42711
total payments and allowances: out of the Old Duties 113,563l. 12s. 7d. and out of the Additional Duties 68,185l. 18s.d.
£181,7491010¼
and so remains46,70863
against which depending for money due from sundry tanners, tawers and dressers of hides and skins and parchment-makers in the several Collections, detailed by Collections as above:
for the Old Duties
2,9195
for the Additional Duties1,82611
4,74516
and for money remaining in arrear in the Collectors' hands, detailed, at Midsummer 1717 to balance their Accompts:
for the Old Duties
8976
for the Additional Duties33311
1,230182
and for money in the Accomptants' hands:
on the Old Duties
1,6034
on the Additional Duties1,3349
2,93714
and imprested by them to Francis Sorrel their Secretary, for contingencies; out of the Old Duties4224
and for money due from Collectors, received after the determination of this Accompt:
for the Old Duties
23,3415
for the Additional Duties14,0307
37,37112
£46,70863
and so this General Accompt is even and Quit.
Declared 21 August 1722.
Editor's Note.—There are two copies of this Account; one is with the General Accounts of the Excise in A.O.1/1080/741 with—for the most part—Arabic numerals; this would appear to be a draft which may have been kept for convenience with the Declared Accounts of the Excise: it is not shown at the end as having been declared before the usual Officers. The other (A.O.1/645/250)has been labelled among the Customs Accounts to which it certainly does not belong; the Declaration is signed in the ordinary manner.

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: HIDES AND SKINS: CASH ACCOUNT.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 788, ROLL 995 [A.O.1/788/995].

Nicholas Vincent, Paul Burrard, John Williams, Anthony Dawley, Brian Fairfax and Sir Harcourt Masters, Commissioners for the Duties on Hides, Skins, Vellum and Parchment.

24 June 1716 to 24 June 1717.

Charge.£s.d.£s.d.
Arrears: remaining in the Commissioners' hands on the determination of their preceding Accompt:
on the Old Duties
1,16513
on the Additional Duties76654
1,9311811¾
and depending on Francis Sorrel, Secretary to these Accomptants, for money imprested to him1449
(total arrears 2,076l. 8s.d.).
Receipts: money received or remitted for the Duties on Hides and Skins etc. within the time of this Accompt:
on the Old Duties from 24 June 1711:
Bedford (Thomas Poole)
3,6513
Bristol (Samuel Saunders)5383
ditto (Francis Somaster)3,69467
Cambridge (Thomas Billings, junior)663
ditto (John Farmer)70560
Canterbury (Jacob Lynn)500
ditto (Archibald Darrock)63457
ditto (John Rogerson)2,6064
Carmarthen (John Pickton)1,19712
Chester (Thomas Walbanck)6100
ditto (Thomas Billings, senior)3,59780
Cornwall (John Brook)1,38412
Cumberland (John Hodgson)1,918111
Derby (John Morris)4937
ditto (William Archer)2,87189
Dorset (Thomas Cornelius)4,5628
Durham (Thomas Billings, senior)496174
ditto (Thomas Walbancke)1,9100
Essex (Edmund Haddock)51119
ditto (Henry Marmion)4,97618
Exeter (Edward Binlawes)3,04936
Glocester (Edward Kemeys)33914
ditto (Joseph Wheeler)5,189310¾
Hants (William Morton)1,11181
Hereford (Edward Halford)43023
Hertford (Henry Marmion)1,045112
Isle of Wight (William Vessy)14217
Lancaster (John Rockett)459710
Leeds (Matthew Slack)4,8785
Litchfield (Robert Eckersall)514177
ditto (George Lomax)2,76219
Lincoln (Samuel Power)69400
ditto (Samuel Sanders)1,80412
Marlborough (Thomas Hope)10700
ditto (William Huson)4,22066
Southampton (John Rogerson)83315
Norwich (Thomas Boocock)8596
ditto (Edmund Haddock)3,9012
ditto (James Wrenn)477100
Oxford (John Marlow)30000
Reading (William Gough)4251811½
Richmond (William Archer)201191
ditto (William Askew)1,5051
ditto (John Back)63392
ditto (George Lomax)66437
Sheffield (William Askew)47210
Suffolk (Richard Eeles)8517
Surry (Joseph Wheeler)6695
Sussex (Leonard Benton)482141
ditto (Samuel Proctor)4,46433
Taunton (Francis Somaster)467711¼
Tiverton (John Brook)820
ditto (Stewkley Goodwyn)327175
North Wales (Richard Clince)47310
ditto (William Gough)1,1131
Westmorland (Matthew Denton)3501711
Worcester (Walter Warlow)752710
York (Gervas Raynes)4149
these Accomptants in London and within the Bills of Mortality11,91819
and received there for fines and penalties281
95,792113
for the Additional Duties from 1 August 1712:
Bedford (Thomas Poole)
1,954146
Bristol (Samuel Saunders)450810¼
ditto (Frances Somaster)2,40386
Cambridge (John Farmer)3819
Canterbury (Archibald Darrock)3511811¾
ditto (John Rogerson)1,6194
Carmarthen (John Picton)7611
Chester (Thomas Walbancke)3725
ditto (Thomas Billings, senior)2,0318
Cornwall (John Brooke)7242
Cumberland (John Hodgson)1,0885
Derby (John Morris)2951810¼
ditto (William Archer)1,67618
Dorset (Thomas Cornelius)2,7381
Durham (Thomas Billings, senior)334410¼
ditto (Thomas Walbancke)1,2829
Essex (Edmund Haddock)2944
ditto (Henry Marmion)3,3436
Exeter (Edward Binlawes)1,97010
Glocester (Edward Kemeys)2971
ditto (Joseph Wheeler)3,14916
Hants (William Morton)65406
Hereford (Edward Halford)249144
Hertford (Henry Marmion)71000
Isle of Wight (William Vessy)790
Lancaster (John Rockett)24950
Leeds (Matthew Slack)2,7612
Litchfield (Robert Eckersall)282195
ditto (George Lomax)1,57912
Lincoln (Samuel Power)42637
ditto (Samuel Saunders)1,06873
Marlborough (Thomas Hope)531311
ditto (William Huson)2,33510
Northampton (John Rogerson)531211
Norwich (Thomas Boocock)4599
ditto (Edmund Haddock)2,135160
ditto (James Wrenn)283120
Oxford (John Marlow)13000
Reading (William Gough)24315
Richmond (William Archer)13115
ditto (William Askew)90310
ditto (John Back)2461
Salop (George Lomax)4511
Sheffield (William Askew)26419
Suffolk (Richard Eeles)46117
Surry (Joseph Wheeler)5163
Sussex (Leonard Bruton)30611
ditto (Samuel Power)2,621710
Taunton (Francis Somaster)27116
Tiverton (John Brooke)5000
ditto (Stewkley Goodwin)2116
North Wales (Richard Clince)31919
ditto (William Gough)677105
Westmorland (Matthew Denton)2141511¾
Worcester (Walter Warlow)36614
York (Gervas Raynes)25416
these Accomptants within the Division of London7,6331010¼
57,6585
(total receipts as above 153,450l. 16s.d.)
total charge and receipts (on the Old Duties 97,102l. 14s.d. and on the Additional Duties 58,424l. 10s.d.)
£155,527411
Discharge.
salaries and incidents:
salaries at the Head Office in London:
Nicholas Vincent, Paul Burrard, John Williams, Anthony Dawley, Bryan Fairfax and Sir Harcourt Masters, Commissioners; year to Ladyday 1717
1,20000
Sir Charles Farnaby, Cashier, for himself and clerks; same time51000
Francis Sorrell, Secretary, (at 50l. per an. for Midsummer quarter 1716 and at 120l. per an. to Ladyday 1717)102100
George Wilson, solicitor, for himself and clerk; year to Ladyday 171715000
Leonard Reresby, Comptroller; same time10000
Henry Needier, Accomptant General10000
clerks, assistants, surveyors etc.1,12164
3,283164
incident expenses, detailed1,5395
total for salaries and incidents (out of the Old Duties 3,013l. 11s.d. and out of the Additional Duties 1,809l. 10s.d.) 4,823l. 2s.d.
money repaid upon debentures for Hides and Skins etc. exported:
out of the Old Duties
5,96515
out of the Additional Duties2,9517
8,91732
money paid into the Exchequer, detailed by dates:
out of the Old Duties
86,097188
out of the Additional Duties52,32925
138,42711
total payments and allowances (out of the Old Duties 95,077l. 5s.d. and out of the Additional Duties 57,090l. 0s. 9d.)£152,1676
and so remains3,35918
whereof depending on Francis Sorrel, Secretary to the Commissioners, for money imprested to him for contingent expenses4224
and so these Accomptants are Indebted (on the Old Duties 1,603l. 4s.d. and on the Additional Duties 1,334l. 9s.d.)
Declared 21 August 1722.
2,93714

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: SALT DUTIES: GENERAL ACCOUNT.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 2094, ROLL 122 [A.O.1/2094/122].

Benjamin Mildmay, Thomas Woodcock, Arthur Ingram, Charles Dent and James Cardonell, Commissioners for the Salt Duties.

26 March 1716 to 25 March 1717.

Charge.£s.d.£s.d.
Arrears: remaining in the hands of sundry persons at the determination of the last Accompt:
sundry proprietors for money due from them
30,16012
sundry Collectors for money and bonds in their hands149,116210¼
the Commissioners of the Salt Duties in money15,7720
195,0484
Receipts: money due and payable for the Duties on Salt within the time of this Accompt:
Bideford (John Kittow)
28095
Bishops Lidiard (John Pavie)424113
ditto (Charles Hawkins)332126
Bristol city and port (Christopher Cole)5,201211
Cockerham (John Jon)472174
ditto (Edmond Chippendale)1611411½
ditto (Thomas Crowle)14134
Droitwich (John Kent)65,37597
Flimby (Thomas Johnson)2,45540
Flint (Edmond Simson)1,3531211
Grain Isle (William Jeffrys)17555
ditto (Christopher Berwick)100
Laugherne (John Furnivall)1,575150
Lemington (Joseph Slater)33,80489
Leverpoole (John Troughton)26,54684
Middlewich (Samuel Blechinden)25,39021
Nantwich (Jonathan Brown)17,76400
Northshields (John Wheelwright)42,882100
Northwich (Thomas Stephenson)123,983197
Pensford (Maurice Price)97010
ditto (Francis Davis)367118
Plymouth (John Leigh)67968
Portsea (William Dodd)5,090176
Sherborne (Charles Jennings)19200
ditto (Harthory Brudenel)61000
Shirleywich (William Sudlow)7,6191010
South Shields (John Bell)40,799134
ditto (John Wheelwright)34,63534
ditto (Richard Mounteney)16,072100
Topsham (John Lyon)3,208111
Yarmouth (Michael Pulteney)7,85097
and at the following ports:
Barnstaple (Robert Rowe)
3,246134
Berwick (George Moore)166134
Beaumaris (Fetherston Nicholson)3600
Bideford (Thomas Jans)5,018134
Cardigan (Hugh Lloyd)14134
Colchester (James Bruce)1434
Dartmouth (Arthur Robinson)4,39600
Dover (John Ball)13268
Exeter (William Spry)8774
Falmouth (William Pye)4,046184
Fowey (Charles Lamb)12,673153
Gweek (Bernard Penrose)434134
London (William Bartram)2,04444
Looe (William Dyer)51368
ditto (Thomas Taylor)1,63468
Lyme Regis (George Lisle)4468
Lynn Regis (Henry Hare)2600
Millford (William Goodacre)26400
Minehead (Thomas Blacke)29100
Padstow (William Taylor)75200
Penryn (Ambrose Thompson)98500
Penzance (Richard Upton)5,3554
ditto (William Warren)45000
Plymouth (David Morris)5,28468
Poole (Alfrid Lawson)4,13800
Portsmouth (John Arnold)896134
Rye (James Benn)13500
St. Ives (Richard Upton)2,59834
Sandwich (Benjamin Fisher)26260
Southampton (Daniel Cardonnel)1,75868
Swanzey (William Gwynne)609134
Whitby (Ham Woods)0100
Yarmouth (Thomas Moore)35834
524,8858
money payable for fines, seizures and surcharges, detailed as above34913
interest on bonds and bills of exchange, ditto271
(total receipts 525,262l. 2s. 11½d.)
Duties on Salt made in North Britain, received of Mungo Grahame, Receiver General there1,58500
overpayments by Collectors, detailed as above1,93713
total charge and receipts£723,8330
Discharge.
Money accompted for in this year's Cash Accompt227,57482
money defalked and discompted to the Collectors for overpayments on the preceding Accompt, detailed by Collectors and places1,3605
salaries of Collectors and others, named and detailed at length11,56065
poundage allowed for collecting the Duties on Foreign Salt, detailed by Collectors and ports1,15112
incident charges paid by the several Collectors, detailed by Collectors and places2,7521510
Officers' taxes repaid1,4049
præmiums for returning money61692
riding charges at Cockerham, Flimby and Yarmouth591911½
total allowed as above for salaries, etc., 17,545l. 13s. 1d.
discompt for prompt payment of Duties20,26217
abatement for over-entries on Salt Imported87810½
allowances for rock salt refined and melted40,798192
money repaid on debentures for Salt and salted fish and salted beef exported (salt 195,821l. 16s.d., salted fish 14,210l. 10s.d., salted beef 59l. 0s. 5d.)210,09178
allowance for waste of salt carried coastwise11,3290
allowances for salt lost at sea2,490100
(total allowed for discompt, exports, etc., as above 285,060l. 3s.d.)
total payments and allowances£531,540104
and so remains192,29210
whereof depending upon sundry proprietors, makers and refiners and importers of salt and rock salt for money due for the Duties on Salt at Ladyday 1717:
£s.d.
Bristol: William Perkes, merchant; Thomas Hooper, late refiner at Sodbury, co. Glouc.; William Perkes and Joseph Tilly, by bond1,01338
Cockerham: Simon Gullin, Nathaniel Moore and Thomas Martin, by bond; George Smith, Nicholas Hartley and Nathaniel Moore, ditto; Nathaniel Moore, John Boulton and George Stephenson, ditto; George Smith, Thomas Houghton and Humphrey Ellis, ditto; Thomas Nealson, Francis Benson and John Gattonby, ditto; Joshua Lawson, Robert Frame and Thomas Walker, ditto; John Nock and John Riley, ditto; Thomas Jackson, saltmaker at Arnside16112
Droitwich: Richard Smallbrooke and Abel Gower, by bond8000
Grane Isle: William Armiger and Christopher Josten, by two bonds; the same and John Aynesworth, ditto1,172168
Laugharne: John Higgins, late refiner at Nayland, co. Pemb.8134
Lemington [Lymington, co. Hants.]:
Daniel Gates, by bond; the same and Thomas Elmes, by two bonds; Daniel Gates and John Edwards, by bond; John Carter and John Beere, by three bonds
4396
Leverpoole: Thomas Johnson, refiner at Hilbree Isle in Cheshire; Robert Hitchmough, ditto at Dungeon, co. Lancs.: William Greenway, William Fleming and John Mackmaster, by bond; Forster Cunliffe, Hugh Corkhill and John Keevish, ditto3791211
Middlewich: Ralph Thorp and James Haynes, by bond; Edward Hyde, ditto152176
Namptwich: Ralph Thorp, Thomas Cartwright, Richard Knight and John Twemlowe, by bond; Ralph Thorp, Richard Knight and John Twemlowe, ditto; Ralph Thorp Richard Knight and John Raddiley, ditto; Ralph Thorp, Richard Knight and William Sunderland, ditto; Ralph Thorp, Richard Knight and John Lunt, ditto; Ralph Thorp, ditto1,0565
Northsheilds: Valentine Rilston, Christopher Frankling, John Rutherford, Andrew Johnson, Robert Cook, Thomas Raffolds, John Pye, George Burrell, Henry Bayley, Benedictus Errington, Alexander Hall, Robert Mills, Charles Coatsworth, Thomas Clarke, Charles Vaughan, Thomas Martin, John Dogget, John Weston, Francis Partis, Matthias Partis, Ursula Milburne, Michael Hall, Stephen Good, Theophilus Nicholson, Matthew Curry, Benjamin Doggett, John Woosley, Richard Woosley, Henry Robinson, Thomas Bancks, William Mason, Andrew French, Thomas Grainger, William Christian, Thomas Richardson, Robert Michelson, Charles Errington, George Harbottle; [by several bonds all as in previous Accounts]; Philip Bickerstaffe, late proprietor of a saltwork at Amble in Northumberland; arrear due to an Exchequer bill miscarried3,604159
Northwich: Robert Pownall, agent to Dr. Benjamin Woodrooffe, by two bonds; Ralph Broome and Nathan Blease, by bond; Thomas Neild, senior, Ottwell Broome and Thomas Neild, junior, ditto; Thomas Nickson, Ralph Nickson and John Dean, by three bonds; Thomas Nickson and Ralph Nickson, by three bonds; Edmond Soame, Thomas Nickson and Robert Whitlowe, by three bonds; Cornelius Denn, Daniel Fenn and William Mascall, by four bonds; Sir Thomas Johnson, Richard Gildart and Peter Hall, by bond; Richard Gildart, Richard Norris, Richard Kelsall and Thomas Fillingham, by bond; Ralph Broome, late proprietor of a saltwork3,5552
Portissick: Henry Sampson and Co., refiners at Lower St. Colomb01
South Shields: Philip Bickerstaff, Joseph Milburne, Joseph Hutchinson, Samuel Cooper, William Waune, Ralph Pattison, Leonard Hitchin, John Cougham, Michael Hall, Francis Partis, Matthias Partis, Robert Linton, junior, Lancelot Cramlington, Robert Linton, senior, John Pattison, Charles Coatsworth, Theophilus Nicholson, John Woosley, John Shafftoe, Richard Woosley, William Kitteridge, Jacob Wilkinson, William Metcalfe, William Wightman [by several bonds, all as in previous Accounts]4,44413
Topsham: Thomas Tounson, Thomas Clap, Edward Yendall and George Bourne, late refiners at Topsham28717
Yarmouth: Thomas Bendish, late refiner at Sotowne in Suffolk; John Burton, late refiner at Cobholme in Norfolk; Francis Hollis, late refiner at Gorlston in Suffolk; William Maltyward, refiner at Yarmouth; John Gosling, late refiner there; John Bass, late refiner at Woodbridge in Suffolk; Anthony Burrard, refiner there; Samuel Brandling, refiner at Ipswich in Suffolk; Jonathan Bass, late refiner at Maningtree in Essex; Thomas Hollister, late refiner at Colchester in Essex87113
and at the following ports:
Berwick: Robert Cooke, part of a bond lost or mislaid
1368
Chepstow: John Oakes and Charles Lewis100142
Dover: William Armiger and Christopher Josten, by bond440134
Falmouth: Peter Swymmer and Anthony Chapman, by bond; George Roberts and Edward Pearce, ditto33200
Fowey: Richard Harry, merchant in St. Ives is in arrear43368
Gweek: Francis Jones and Philip Stevens by bond2020
London: Thomas Bryant and Abraham Trent, by two bonds; Thomas Bryant and Amos Short by bond; Robert Hinton and Christopher Blower, ditto; Elias Measurier and Thomas Measurier, by two bonds; William Armiger, Christopher Josten and William Randell, by six bonds; John Higgs, senior and John Higgs, junior, by two bonds; John Higgs, senior, by bond [as in previous Accounts]5,799145
Milford: John Higgins and William Field, by two bonds6036
Padstow: John Curtis, Thomas Flamanche and John Leverton, by bond64134
Penryn: Thomas Trenwith, merchant in Penryn; Thomas Poole, merchant in Falmouth38168
Penzance: Martin Keigwin, Robert Keigwin and Richard Pascoe, by five bonds; Martin Keigwin, Robert Keigwin and William Lanyon, by seven bonds47868
Plymouth: James Spicer, Charles Brooking and Edward Soper, by bond5000
Rochester: William Armiger and Christopher Josten, by three bonds1,591134
27,53715
and depending on sundry Collectors at the following ports for the Duty on Foreign Salt locked up in cellars:
Bristol (Christopher Cole)
1,15800
Barnstaple (Robert Rowe)667134
Berwick (Samuel Kettilby)166134
Bideford (Thomas Jans)1,78200
Dartmouth (Arthur Robinson)1,353134
Exeter (William Spry)8686
Falmouth (William Pye)7,601134
Fowey (Charles Lambe)6,463134
Gweek (Bernard Penrose)950134
Looe (Thomas Taylor)777134
Millford (William Goodacre)13400
Minehead (Thomas Blake)29068
Padstow (William Taylor)28900
Penryn (Ambrose Thompson)8,353134
Penzance (William Warren)7,590810¼
Plymouth (David Morris)12,13668
Poole (Alfrid Lawson)1,079134
Rye (James Benn)13500
Southampton (Daniel Cardonnel)3700
St. Ives (Richard Upton)4,36934
56,20412
and on several Collectors, etc., to balance their Accompts:
St. Agnes in Cornwall (Robert Hall, late Excise Officer)
026
Sodbury (Ralph Dean, late Collector)100
Bristol (Christopher Cole, in bonds 6,902l. 6s. 8d., and in money 20l. 17s. 4d.)6,92340
Cockerham (John Jon, later Collector)349
ditto (Thomas Crowle, Collector)14668
Flimby (Richard Uriel, late Collector)1313
ditto (Thomas Johnson, Collector)6768
Flint (Richard Bell, late Collector)29120
ditto (Edmund Symson)02
Swansey (Henry Fox, late Collector)713
Carmarthen (Edward Hind, late Collector)200
Chepstow (George Richmond, late Collector)2119
Lemington (Thomas Parish, late Sub-Collector)3790
ditto (Timothy Parker, late Supervisor)4614
ditto (Joseph Slater, Collector, in bonds)1,44368
Leverpoole (John Troughton, Collector, in bonds 16,398l. 15s. and in money 9l. 16s.d.)16,40811
London (Jacob Sheldrake, late Keeper of the Bills of Exchange in the Excise Office, part of a bill not accompted for)20000
Middlewich (Samuel Blechynden, Collector, in bonds)40776
Amble (George Murray, late Collector)2166
ditto (John Stevenson, late Collector)500
North Shields (William Marshall, late Officer is in arrear)14187
ditto (John Wheelwright, Collector, in bonds 1,200l. and in money 40l. 0s. 6d.)1,24006
Northwich (Thomas Stephenson, Collector, in bonds)27,012171
Portsea (William Dodd, Collector, in bonds)205139
Shoreham (Stephen Coven, late Collector)411
South Shields (Nicholas Mounteny, Collector, in bonds7,150134
Topsham (John Lyon, Collector)039
and at the following ports:
Barnstaple (Thomas Clinton, late Collector)
1689
ditto (Robert Rowe, Collector, in bonds)2,87400
Bideford (Thomas Jans, Collector, in bonds)3,22568
Cardigan (Hugh Lloyd, Collector, in a bond)1368
Chepstow (Walter Aldey, Collector)12126
Dartmouth (James Jenkinson, late Collector)612
ditto (Arthur Robinson, Collector, in bonds)1,57868
Exeter (William Chamberlaine, late Collector)024
ditto (William Spry, Collector, in bonds 259l. 1s.d. and in money 16s.d.)25917
Falmouth (William Pye, Collector, in bonds)4,23968
Fowey (Charles Lamb, Collector, in bonds)8,25868
Gweek (Bernard Penrose, Collector, in bonds)16000
London (Edward Hyrne, late Collector)940
ditto (John Stockwell, late Collector)004
ditto (William Bertram, Collector, in a bond)1,95568
Looe (Thomas Taylor, Collector, in bonds)1,084134
Lyme (George Lisle, Collector, in a, bond)4134
Lynn (Robert Thorowgood, Collector)11610¼
Millford (William Goodacre, Collector, in a bond 116l. 13s. 4d. and in money 6l. 4s.)122174
Minehead (Thomas Wolstenholme, late Collector)7147
ditto (Thomas Black, Collector)012
Padstow (John Bligh, late Collector)068
ditto (William Taylor, Collector, in a bond 100l. and in money 63l. 10s. 10¼d.)1631010¼
Penryn (Ambrose Thompson, in bonds)94668
Penzance (Thomas Medcalfe, late Collector)9103
Plymouth (David Morris, Collector, in bonds)1,299157
Poole (Alfrid Lawson, Collector, in bonds)2,723134
Portsmouth (John Arnold, Collector, in bonds)896134
Rye (George Shuckburgh, late Collector)384
St. Ives (Richard Upton, late Collector, in bonds)17768
Sandwich (William Farnolds, late Collector, in bonds)32968
ditto (Benjamin Fisher, Collector)0010
Scilley Islands (Francis Ley, Collector)2156
Southampton (Daniel Cardonnell, Collector, in bonds)14368
Swanzey (William Gwynn, Collector, in bonds)59700
Wells (John Keen)033
Weymouth (Lodovicus Jackson, late Collector)46119
Whitehaven (Henry Blincow, Collector, in a bond)17368
93,319610½
and depending on these Accomptants, being money received from Collectors since the determination of this Accompt13,9833
more ditto, as at the foot of the Cash Accompt1,2471210½
£192,29210
and so this General Accompt is even and Quit.
Declared 3 July 1718.

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: SALT DUTIES: CASH ACCOUNT.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 2072, ROLL 23 [A.O. 1/2072/23].

Benjamin Mildmay, Thomas Woodcock, James Cardonnell, Charles Dent and Arthur Ingram, Commissioners for the Salt Duties.

25 March 1716 to 25 March 1717.

Charge.£s.d.£s.d.
Arrears: remaining in the Accomptants' hands at the foot of their last Accompt2,76712
Receipts: money received for the Salt Duties within the time of this Accompt:
on the Old Duties from 25 March 1694:
Bideford (Edmond Simpson)
31011½
Bristol (Christopher Cole)11
Cockerham (John Jon)431110¾
Droitwich (John Kent)15,211911½
Flymby (Thomas Johnson)38719
Grain Isle (William Jeffrys)119
Laugherne (John Furnival)77
Lemington (Joseph Slater)8,18356
Liverpoole (John Troughton)20115
Middlewich (Samuel Blechynden)1,03418
Namptwich (Jonathan Browne)4,4503
Northfields (John Wheelwright)8,129133
Northwich (Thomas Stevenson)9,0208
Portissick (Christopher Conyers)07
Portsea (William Dod)1,16718
Sherborne (Charles Jennings)6147
ditto (Harthory Brudenel)2920
Shirleywich (William Sudlow)2,0424
Southshelds (John Bell)5,6691915¾
ditto (John Wheelwright)7,5061110½
ditto (Richard Mounteney)1,304100
Topsham (John Lyon)19014
Yarmouth (Michael Pulteney)23111
and at the following ports:
Beaumarais (Featherston Nicholson)
916
Bidiford (Thomas Jans)3900
Cardigan (Francis Howell)3511
Chepstow (Walter Aldey)640
Colchester (James Bruce)315
Dartmouth (Arthur Robinson)12614
Dover (John Ball)34100
Exeter (William Chamberlaine)12183
Falmouth (William Pye)3293
Fowey (Charles Lamb)654610¾
Gweek (Bernard Penrose)3216
Lancaster (Joseph Bentley)06
London (William Bertram)920
Looe (John Dyer)4817
ditto (Thomas Taylor)2015
Lyme (Henry Badcock, late Collector)0110¼
ditto (George Lisle)364
Lynn (Henry Hare)900
Padstow (William Taylor)7602
Penryn (Ambrose Thompson)14412
Penzance (Thomas Medcalfe)00
ditto (Richard Upton)12418
ditto (William Warren)109180
Plymouth (David Morris)39517
Rochester (John Pope)0510¼
St. Ives (Richard Upton)49160
Sandwich (Benjamin Fisher)5700
Weymouth (Lodowick Jackson, late Collector)0150
ditto (Thomas Bower, late ditto)1018
Whitby (Ham[let] Woods)03s0
Whitehaven (Henry Blencow)04
Yarmouth (Thomas Moore)691810¾
Matthew Greenwood, Receiver of Fines and Seizures in London02
67,3363
out of the East India Fund from 25 December 1699:
Bidiford (Edmond Symson)
85
Bristol (Christopher Cole)2103
Cockerham (John Jon)101145
Droitwich (John Kent)35,493911½
Flymby (Thomas Johnson)90547
Grain Isle (William Jeffrys)425
Laugherne (John Furnival)173
Lemington (Joseph Slater)19,09463
Liverpoole (John Troughton)47015
Middlewich (Samuel Blechynden)2,41415
Namptwich (Jonathan Browne)10,38313
North Shields (John Wheelwright)18,96943
Northwich (Thomas Stevenson)21,04713
Portissick (Christopher Conyers)01610¼
Portsea (William Dod)2,7253
Sherborne (Charles Jennings)15140
ditto (Harthory Brudenel)6718
Shirleywich (William Sudlow)4,765310¾
South Shields (John Bell)13,2291810
ditto (John Wheelwright)17,515711¼
ditto (Richard Mounteney)3,04316
Topsham (John Lyon)4441911¼
Yarmouth (Michael Pulteney)5407
and at the following ports:
Beaumarais (Fetherstone Nicholson)
2218
Bidiford (Thomas Jans)9100
Cardigan (Francis Howell)8301
Chepstow (Walter Aldey)1494
Colchester (James Bruce)816
Dartmouth (Arthur Robinson)29513
Dover (John Ball)80100
Exeter (William Chamberlaine)302
Falmouth (William Pye)7681
Fowey (Charles Lambe)1,52616
Gweek (Bernard Penrose)7612
Lancaster (Joseph Bentley)015
London (William Bertram)21413
Looe (John Dyer)11402
ditto (Thomas Taylor)4810
Lyme (Henry Badcock, late Collector)044
ditto (George Lisle)7149
Lynn (Henry Hare)2100
Padstow (William Taylor)17771
Penryn (Ambrose Thompson)337810¼
Penzance (Thomas Medcalfe)00
ditto (Richard Upton)29110
ditto (William Warren)25688
Plymouth (David Morris)92314
Rochester (John Pope)013
St. Ives (Richard Upton)11640
Sandwich (Benjamin Fisher)13300
Weymouth (Lodowick Jackson)1150
ditto (Thomas Bower, ditto)25810¾
Whitby (Ham[let] Woods)070
Whitehaven (Henry Blencow)09
Yarmouth (Thomas Moore)1634
Matthew Greenwood, Receiver of Fines and Seizures in London0410¾
157,1335
excise on Salt made in North Britain; Mungoe Grahme, Receiver General; from 1 May 17141,58500
(total Receipts as above 226,054l. 8s.d.
£228,8221
Discharge.
Salaries and incidents:
salaries in London:
Benjamin Mildmay, Thomas Woodcock, James Cardonnel, Charles Dent and Arthur Ingram, Commissioners; year to 25 Dec. 1716
2,50000
Thomas Hall, ‘Controler’; same time35000
James Wyndham, ‘Cashire’; same time43000
Thomas Holdip, Secretary; same time20000
Matthew Greenwood, Correspondent and Clerk of the Securities; and as assistant secretary; and for his clerk; same time18000
William Johnson, Solicitor; same time10000
William Sumpter, Chief Accomptant; same time10000
John Hall and William Price, Accomptants; same time14000
assistants, housekeepers, storekeeper etc., messenger, collector, surveyor, clerks etc., named67000
4,67000
incidents, detailed, including 230l.to Thomas Foley for the Auditor's fee1,7540
Inferior Officers' taxes16026
salaries, incidents and taxes in the Country, detailed:
salaries
508310¼
incidents14551
taxes395
69214
total for salaries and incidents 7,276l. 17s.d.
repayments upon debentures for salt and for salted fish, beef and pork exported:
out of the Old Duty
23,9213
out of the East India Fund56,29911
80,2201411¼
money paid into the Exchequer, detailed by dates:
out of the Old Duty
41,68718
out of the East India Fund96,803174
(total for South Britain 138.491l. 15s. 11½d.)
out of the Excise on Salt made in North Britain
1,58500
140,0761511½
total allowances and payments£227,57482
and so these Accomptants are Indebted:
on the Old Duties
2366
on the Additional Duties to 25 March 1699–170013719
on the East India Fund873611¾
1,2471210½
Declared 3 July 1718.