Declared Accounts
Customs, Cash Account

Sponsor

Institute of Historical Research

Publication

Author

William A. Shaw (editor)

Year published

1952

Pages

Annotate

Comment on this article
Double click anywhere on the text to add an annotation in-line

Citation Show another format:

'Declared Accounts: Customs, Cash Account', Calendar of Treasury Books, Volume 24: 1710 (1952), pp. CCXXV-CCXXX. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=85700 Date accessed: 24 November 2014.


Highlight

(Min 3 characters)

Customs, Cash Account

DECLARED ACCOUNTS.
PIPE OFFICE: ROLL 1111.
CUSTOMS: CASH ACCOUNT.
HENRY FERNE, Receiver General and Cashier of Customs.
1709 to 1710.
Charge.£s.d.£s.d.
Remains in the hands of this accomptant at the end of his last preceding accompt7,307140
value of bonds in his hands235,39822
Transport Debentures in his hands, taken for Customs1,3574
imprested to sundry persons for services relating to the Customs55500
receipts. from the Customs which determined 31 July 1710:
London port293,81316
outports, detailed47,60715
341,4211111¾
Customs which commenced 1 August 1710:
London port89,566127
outports, detailed7,7791
97,3451311¾
Additional Impositions which determined 31 July 1710:
London port19,37318
outports, detailed7,6854
27,0593
Additional Impositions which commenced 1 August 1710:
London port7,014146
outports, detailed1,2150
8,22914
new Subsidy which determined 1 Feb. 1699–1700:
Dartmouth port10610¼
new Subsidy which determined 8 March 1701–22151
new Subsidy of Tonnage and Poundage [which commenced 8 March 1701–2]:
London port237,86818
outports, detailed60,2381910¼
298,107181
the old Additional Subsidy which determined 8 March 1706–7:
Newcastle port8518
the Additional One Third Subsidy which commenced 8 March 1706–7:
London port78,553810
outports, detailed18,25311
96,8076
Second Additional Subsidy, being the Two Thirds new Subsidy:
London port70,06113
outports, detailed13,30510
83,36740
the new Duty on Coffee, Tea &c.:
London port16,36269
outports, detailed6,9341411¼
23,2971
new Additional Duty on Coffee &c.:
London port64,7307
outports, detailed65,34313
88,64015
Tonnage Duty on English ships:
Chester port271611¾
the second 25 per cent. on French goods:
outports, detailed1136
the 25l. per tun on French wines:
London port4,451181
outports, detailed3,21419
7,66617
Duty on whale fins which determined 31 July 1710:
London port3,791108
outports, detailed (Bristol, Hull, Newcastle)793
3,87014
Duty on whale fins which commenced 1 Aug 1710:
London port1,33241
Bristol port09
1,33213
new Duty on white woollen cloth [exported]:
London port98850
Colchester port650
994100
Duty on coals which expired 15 May 1708:
Leigh port27127
Duty on coals which determined 29 Sept. 1710:
London port68,29215
outports, detailed33,847110¾
102,13917
Duty on coals which commenced 30 Sept. 1710;
outports, detailed7,2311710¾
Duty on paper:
Newcastle port3310
Duty of 15 per cent. on muslms &c.:
London port50,69111
outports (Bristol)1146
50,693511½
late Duty on Leather (Newcastle port)046
Coinage Duty:
London port6,4008
outports, detailed1,9961
8,39610
for the Enumerated Duties:
Thomas Broughton, Collector of South Carolina2434
Samuel Lowman, Collector at Newcastle in Pennsylvania506
John Helden, Collector at St. Christopher4472
William Gerrisa, Collector at Montserrat1641810
Robert Quary, Collector at James River6000
Joseph Jekell, Collector at Boston in New England16100
Robert Gardiner, Collector at Newport in the West Indies298130
Thomas Edwards, Collector at Barbados12020
678410
the Duty of Four and a Half per cent. [from Barbados and the Leeward Islands], received by Thomas Scott, Husband of the Plantation Goods7,185122
the Duty on pepper, raisins &c.:
London port14,451159
outports, detailed2,31614
16,76810
the Duty on Candles21411
money received of Charles Graydon, Receiver General of Customs in Scotland, on account of the Customs from 25 Dec. 1708 to 25 Dec. 1710, "the like sum being paid to Charles Godolphin for salaries of clerks employed by him in Registering the trading ships of Scotland pursuant to the Lord Treasurer's warrant of 20 April 1710"112100
total charge£1,493,1598
Discharge.£s.d.£s.d.
salaries of the Commissioners and officers &c. of the Customs on the Quarter Books of London port27,926176
fees and allowances of patent officers in London port5,54945
fees, rewards &c. of patent officers &c. of the outports2,109134
salaries of the Customs officers in the Plantations:
Robert Armstrong, Collector and Surveyor at Piscataway in New England at 100l. per an. from 5 Sept. 1709 to Midsummer 17108082
William Alexander, Comptroller at Philadelphia in Pennsylvania at 80l. per an. for 1½ years to Xmas 170912000
Thomas Byerley, Collector at New York, at 55l. per an. for 2½ years ended at Xmas 1709137100
Charles Blechynden, Collector and Surveyor at Salem and Marblehead in New England, for his salary from 18 July 1709 to Midsummer 1710 at 100l. per an., deducting 27l. 15s. 0d. paid him as a keyman for the time he served in that station6618
Maurice Birchfield, Surveyor General of the north part of the Continent of America, for the salary of himself at 20s. a day and 50l. per an. for a clerk from the date of their respective warrants to 1709 Xmas16211
Thomas Broughton, Collector of Charles Town in South Carolina, for 1½ years to Midsummer 1710 at 60l. per an.9000
Archibald Cummings, preventive officer of the illegal trade in Newfoundland, for a year's salary to Midsummer 171015000
Richard Chichester, Collector at Rapahavock river in Virginia, for half a year to Xmas 1709 on 80l. per an.4000
Charles Carkes, Plantation clerk [in the London Customs House], at 100l. per an. for half a year to 1709 Xmas5000
Nathaniel Chevin, Collector at Roanoke in North Carolina, for salary from 18 April 1709 to Midsummer 171056169
John Graves, Collector of the Bahama Islands, for a year's salary to Midsummer 17107000
Peter Jacob Everard, Comptroller at Carritack in North Carolina, for salary for a year to Midsummer 17105000
Edward Hill, Collector at the upper part of James River in Virginia, for salary for half a year to Xmas 17092000
John Jekyll, Collector at Boston in New England, for salary for a year to Midsummer 171010000
Nathaniel Kay, Collector and Surveyor at Rhode Island in New England, for salary from 18 July 1709 to 1709 Xmas43168
Stephen Knight, Riding Surveyor at Bahama and Sassafras River in Maryland, for a year's salary to Xmas 17095000
Samuel Lowman, Collector at Newcastle in Pennsylvania, for one year's salary to Midsummer 17109000
John Moore, Collector at Philadelphia in Pennsylvania, for same to same16000
John Manley, Plantation clerk, for half a year's salary to Midsummer 17105000
Thomas Newton, Comptroller at Boston in New England, for 1½ years' salary to Xmas 170910500
Robert Quary, Surveyor General of the Northern Continent of America, for himself at 20s. a day and a clerk and four boatmen at 130l. per an. for a year to Midsummer 171049500
Thomas Seymour, Collector at North Potomack in Maryland, for same to same6000
Robert Snead, Surveyor at Cape Charles in Virginia, for half a year's salary to Xmas 17092500
Sampson Trevethan, Surveyor at Elizabeth River in Virginia, for a year's salary to Midsummer 17104500
2,316144
annual and accidental payments, detailed, out of the Customs of Tonnage and Poundage &c.3,077710
annual payments and allowances, detailed, out of the new Duties4,4211
incident charges, detailed, London port27,277311
repayments on certificates of damages and over entries [London port]12,2521211½
repayments on Portage Bills [London port]2,01151
repayments on re-export Debentures [London port]259,0906
money paid into the Receipt of the Exchequer as by tallies, detailed:
for the Customs which expired 31 July 1710192,67687
for the Customs which commenced 1 Aug. 171064,369127
for the new Additional Impositions which determined 31 July 171023,447190
for the new Additional Impositions which commenced 1 Aug. 17107,4391910½
for the new Subsidy which determined 1 Feb. 1699–170010610½
for the new Subsidy which determined 8 March 1701–246183
for the new Subsidy of Tonnage and Poundage which commenced 8 March 1701–2221,493150
for the Additional or One Third Tonnage and Poundage71,2831310½
for the Second Additional or Two Thirds Tonnage and Poundage71,7957
for the new Duty on Coffee &c.20,90314
for the new Additional same45,903910
for the Tonnage Duty on English ships27170
for the second 25 per cent. on French goods1136
for the 25l. per tun on French prize wines7,573196
for the duty on whale fins which determined 31 July 17103,60925
for ditto which commenced 1 Aug. 17101,249311
for the new Duty on white woollen cloth994100
for the Duty on coals which determined 15 March 1708–92712
for ditto which determined 29 Sept. 1710101,7517
for ditto which commenced 30 Sept. 17106,247511
for the Duty on paper3310
for the Duty of 15 per cent on muslins30,62712
for the Duty on Leather046
for the Coinage Duty8,02055
for the Enumerated Dutics878410
for the Four and a Half per cent. Duty5,420190
for the Duty on pepper, raisins &c.15,97242
for the Duty on candles2411
901,89010
money paid out of the Customs arising in North Britain112100
total payments and allowances£1,248,0357
and so Remains 245,124l. 1s. 0¼d.
whereof
payable to her Majesty on bonds resting in this accomptant's hand230,21415
Transport Debentures remaining in this accomptant's hands1,3574
moneys imprested to divers persons, detailed, for divers services2,65500
£234,22619
and so this accomptant remains indebted 10,895l. 1s. 6¼d.
Declared 23 March 1714–15.