Declared Accounts
Customs, Wine and Vinegar


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'Declared Accounts: Customs, Wine and Vinegar', Calendar of Treasury Books, Volume 26: 1712 (1954), pp. CCCXXXIV-CCCXLII. URL: Date accessed: 23 October 2014.


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Customs, Wines and Vinegar

PIPE OFFICE: ROLL 1015 [E351/1015]. (fn. 1)
AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 639, ROLL 228 [A.O.1/639/228].
WILLIAM BURNET, Comptroller General of Customs.
25 December 1711 to 25 December 1712.
Arrears: remaining in the hands of the several Receivers and Collectors upon the end of the last preceding Accompt, in money48,76860
ditto, in bonds36,4707
ditto, in transport debentures4,2433
Receipts: money due and payable, received and secured within the time of this Accompt:
for the New Impositions which determined 31 July 1712:
London port:
Sir John Shaw, Receiver Inwards, on the Wine Receipt, in money82,95817
ditto, ditto in bonds4,8085
(total London port 87,767l. 2s. 7d.)
Aberdovey (John Bevan)98
Barnstaple (Robert Rowe, in money 42l. 13s. 4¾d., and in bonds 170l. 19s. 9d.)21313
Beaumaris (William Lewis)291311¾
Bristol (Jacob Reynardson, in money 6,119l. 8s. 6¾d. and in bonds 1,943l. 2s. 6d.)8,06211
Bydiford (Charles Jones, in money 339l. 15s. 4¼d. and in bonds 709l. 3s. 3¼d.)1,04818
Chester (Joseph Sewell)58919
Cowes (John Dale)1216
Dartmouth (James Jenkinson)1510
Deale (Salathiel Rolfe)2249
Dover (John Ball)10244
Exeter (William Chamberlain)1,5831
Falmouth (William Pye)273143
Fowey (Thomas Bulley)53
ditto (Thomas Jans)411
Gweek (Bernard Penrose)11510
Harwich (Jacob Bury)1106
Hull (Hugh Mason)53710
Lancaster (Joseph Bentley)56810¼
Leverpool (Nathaniel Smith, in money 367l. 6s. 3¼d. and in bonds 388l. 12s. 1½d.)75518
Lyme (Thomas Jans)95
Lynn (Henry Hare)1,537145
Milford (William Goodacre)8711
Minehead (Francis Webber, in money 222l. 14s. 4d., and in bonds 92s. 5s. 9¼d.)3150
Newcastle (Anthony Isaacson)20
Padstow (William Taylor)1514
Penryn (Ambrose Thompson, in money 228l. 18s. 5¼d., and in bonds 407l. 19s. 6½d.)6361711¾
Plymouth (David Morris)19118
Poole (Thomas Chamberlain in money 35l. 8s. 0d., and in bonds 467l. 1s. 8½d.)5029
Portsmouth (Samuel Bincks)6464
Rochester (John Pope)139
Rye (George Shuckburgh)1289
Shoreham (Thomas Brigden)16713
Sandwich (Benjamin Fisher)018
Scilly (Francis Ley)45
Southampton (Francis Medcalfe)98809
Sunderland (William Ettrick)116
Weymouth (Thomas Bower)33640
Whitehaven (Alfred Lawson)991910¾
Yarmouth (Thomas Moor)711611¼
(total Outports 19,846l. 15s. 7d.)
for the New Impositions which commenced 1 August 1712:
London port:
Sir John Shaw, on the Wine Receipt, in money11,23812
ditto, ditto, in bonds1,9351011
(total London port 13,174l. 3s. 7½d.)
Barnstaple (Robert Rowe)511
Beaumaris (William Lewis)84
Berwick (George Moore)200
Bristol (Jacob Reynardson, in money 1,067l. 8s. 5½d. and in bonds 145l. 14s. 8¼d.)1,2133
Bydiford (Charles Jones, in money 71l. 6s. 3¾d., and in bonds 119l. 10s. 10¼d.)190172
Chester (Joseph Sewell)40427
Cowes (John Dale)04
Dartmouth (James Jenkinson)37
Deale (Salathiel Rolfe)14719
Dover (John Ball)5496
Exeter (William Chamberlain)32011
Falmouth (William Pye)40811½
Fowey (Thomas Jans)1410½
Harwich (Jacob Bury)05
Hull (Hugh Mason)1,49410
Lancaster (Joseph Bentley)611
Leverpoole (Nathaniel Smith)900
Lyme (Thomas Jans)18110¼
Milford (William Goodacre)7716
Minehead (Francis Webber, in money 23l. 17s. 0½d., and in bonds 38l. 17s. 1½d.)62142
Newcastle (Anthony Isaacson)49
Penryn (Ambrose Thomson)513
Plymouth (David Morris)34212
Poole (Thomas Chamberlain)114
Portsmouth (Samuel Bincks)6711
Rochester (John Pope)11313
Scilly (Francis Ley)514
Southampton (Francis Medcalfe)6144
Weymouth (Thomas Bower)019
Whitehaven (Alfred Lawson)20611¾
Woodbridge (Oliver Newby)166
(total Outports 5,252l. 16s. 7¼d.)
total due and payable as above 126,040l. 18s. 4¾d.
interest due upon bonds not satisfied in due time:
for the Impost to 31 July 1710 (Leverpoole)4317
for the Impost to 31 July 1712 (Henry Ferne 6l. 13s. 8½d., Bristol 1l. 7s. 9d., Bydiford 1l. 9s. 10½d., and Leverpoole 4l. 19s. 11d.)14113
overpayments by Collectors, detailed:
for the Impost to 31 July 17102,5471
for the Impost to 31 July 17123168
for the Impost from 1 Aug. 171244512
total charge and receipts£218,8906
Money remitted to Henry Ferne, Receiver General, and accompted for in his Cash Account137,138911¾
money defalked by the several Receivers and Collectors as having been overpaid on the preceding Accompt, detailed:
for the Impositions to 31 July 17102,2457
for the Impositions to 31 July 17126917
repayments upon certificates of goods damaged, over-entered or defective, detailed:
for the Impositions to 31 July 1710 (Fowey)914
for the Impositions to 31 July 17121,6766
for the Impositions from 1 August 17123591511¼
salaries and incidents not detailed3,08114
total payments and allowances£145,20215
and so remains73,687108
against which depending on sundry Receivers and Collectors for money or bonds:
for the Impositions to 31 July 1710:
London port:
Harry Ferne, Receiver General, for bonds14,7117
the King's Remembrancer, for bonds1,5767
(total London port 16,287l. 14s. 11¼d.)
Bristol (Jacob Reynardson, money 344l. 12s. 6¾d., bonds 1,921l. 5s. 4¼d.)2,2651711
Arundel (Nicholas Eveleigh, money)2375
Beaumaris (William Lewis, money)2145
Boston (Samuel Oldfield, money)807511½
Chester (Joseph Sewel, money 415l. 11s. 8d., bonds 100l. 0s. 11½d.)51512
Chichester (Henry Baker, money)0010
Dover (John Ball, money)42716
Falmouth (William Pye, money)94310½
Fowey (Thomas Bulley, money)134
Gweek (Bernard Penrose, money)125
Hull (Hugh Mason, money)1165
Ilfracomb (John Keir, money)100
Lancaster (Joseph Bentley, money)74437
Leverpool (Nathaniel Smith, money 18l. 16s. 9¼d., bonds 527l. 6s. 3¼d.)5463
Milford (William Goodacre, money)88147
Minehead (Francis Webber, money)15
Penryn (Ambrose Thomson, money)152168
Penzance (Richard Score, money)93
Plymouth (David Morris, money)1768
Rochester (John Pope, money)566
Rye (George Shuckburgh, money)671121
Scarborough (John Baines, money)018
Stockton (Thomas Lowson, money)3210
Sunderland (William Ettrick, money)713
Truro (Richard Jennings, money)0510
Yarmouth (Thomas Moor, money)31711¾
and upon several late collectors for money:
Boston (John Butler)457106
ditto (John Clarke)224143
ditto (Charles Northcot)7111
Bridgewater (Henry Beaumont)42116
Bristol (John Sansom)5,89016
Bydiford (Richard Ustick)322187
ditto (John Bolitho)560311
Carlisle (Joseph Sewel)94
Chichester (James Whitwood)1,2431010
ditto (Samuel Bincks)283711½
Cowes (Thomas Cole)71911
Dartmouth (Thomas Jenkinson)15607
Deale (James Smith)8211111¼
ditto (Lancelot Whitehall)834136
Dover (Richard Breton)8,0201
ditto (Robert Breton)3,1701110
Exeter (Charles Orchard)40016
Falmouth (William Pierson)861
ditto (Rawleigh Radford)44171
ditto (Ambrose Thomson and Richard Jennings)397
Feversham (Charles Sherman)328211¾
ditto (Nicholas Matson)1411½
Fowey (John Dagg)29170
Harwich (Mark Wildbore)7611
ditto (Robert Meadowes)84
Ipswich (Thomas Bridgeman)8149
Leverpoole (Edmond Smith)3879
Lynn (John Kent)15411
Milford (Walter Midleton)1,05118
Newcastle (Anthony Isaacson)304
Padstow (Francis Leicester)110
ditto (Charles Anderton)130
Penryn (Edmond Harry)12715
Penzance (John Williams)5395
ditto (Charles Jones)3911
Plymouth (William Pierson)96156
Poole (William Bowles)4734
ditto (George Savile)40514
ditto (William Chamberlain)65411¼
Portsmouth (John Weavor)93063
Rochester (John Moor)21030
Rye (Francis Lightfoot)909
ditto (Robert Manley)1819
Sandwich (Michael Walford)95710
Southampton (Adam de Cardonel)2,2085
Swanzey (Alexander Trotter)665155
ditto (Mathew Seys)8511
Weymouth (Lodowick Jackson)18915
Whitby (Gerard Fox)73196
Whitehaven (Richard Marshall)31129
ditto (Joseph Sewel)2666
ditto (Warwick Arthur)185
Yarmouth (Thomas Clarke)2559
(total Outports 39,886l. 15s. 5½d.)
for the Impositions to 31 July 1712:
London port:
Henry Ferne, for bonds, on the Wine Receipt6,338125
Aberdovey (John Bevan, money)98
Barnstaple (Robert Rowe, money 38l. 9s. 1¾d., bonds 117l. 4s. 1d.)15513
Boston (Samuel Oldfield, money)397310
Bristol (Jacob Reynardson, money 517l. 17s. 9¾d., bonds 796l. 13s. 7½d.)1,31411
Bydiford (Charles Jones, money 154l. 8s. 8½d., bonds 523l. 17s. 5¼d.)6786
Chester (Joseph Sewell, money)863
Chichester (Henry Baker, money)215
Deale (Salathiel Rolfe, money)197
Dover (John Ball, money)4447
Exeter (William Chamberlain, money)64417
Falmouth (William Pye, money)2214
Feversham (John Smalman, money)2117
Fowey (Thomas Bulley, money)5813
ditto (Thomas Jans, money)4510¼
Harwich (Jacob Bury, money)15311¼
Hull (Hugh Mason, money)004
Lancaster (Joseph Bentley, money)617
Leverpool (Nathaniel Smith, money 79l. 4s. 8d., bonds 1,172l. 14s. 9d.)1,251195
Lynn (Henry Hare, money)2287
Milford (William Goodacre, money)46411¼
Minehead (Francis Webber, money 91l. 9s. 7¼d., bonds 61l. 10s. 6d.)1530
Newcastle (Anthony Isaacson, money)110
Penryn (Ambrose Thomson, money 25l. 14s. 7d., bonds 179l. 16s. 9d.)205114
Plymouth (David Morris, money 37l. 0s. 2d., bonds 252l. 11s. 7d.)289119
Poole (Thomas Chamberlain, money 159l. 15s. 8¼d., bonds 151l. 12s. 11¼d.)311871½
Portsmouth (Samuel Bincks, money)7917
Rochester (John Pope, money)371210¼
Rye (George Shuckburgh, money)132198
Sandwich (Benjamin Fisher, money)018
Shoreham (Thomas Brigden, money)16713
Scilly (Francis Ley, money)45
Southampton (Francis Medcalfe, money)864
Swanzey (William Gwynn, money 20l. 9s. 8½d., bonds 1l. 12s. 4½d.)2221
Truro (Richard Jennings, money)9312
Weymouth (Thomas Bower, money)142910¼
Yarmouth (Thomas Moor, money)42799
and on several late collectors for money:
Cowes (Thomas Cole)5015
Falmouth (Ambrose Thomson and Richard Jennings)4014
Shoreham (John Goldham)02
Poole (William Chamberlain)4117
Whitehaven (Warwick Arthur)14516
(total Outports 7,310l. 0s. 10¼d.)
for the Impositions from 1 August 1712:
London port:
Sir John Shaw, for money, on the Wine Receipt00
Henry Ferne, for bonds1,9351011
(total London port, 1,935l. 11s. 2½d.)
Barnstaple (Robert Rowe, money)511
Berwick (George Moor, money)200
Bristol (Jacob Reynardson, money 945l. 16s. 9d., bonds 145l. 14s. 8¼d.)1,09111
Bydiford (Charles Jones, money 31l. 9s. 8½d., bonds 79l. 14s. 5d.)1114
Deale (Salathiel Rolfe, money)8912
Dover (John Ball, money)2137
Falmouth (William Pye, money)122
Fowey (Thomas Jans, money)1410½
Harwich (Jacob Bury, money)05
Leverpool (Nathaniel Smith, money)899
Lyme (Thomas Jans, money)126
Minehead (Francis Webber, money 23l. 17s. 0½d., bonds 38l. 17s. 1½d.)62142
Newcastle (Anthony Isaacson, money)49
Penryn (Ambrose Thomson, money)415
Plymouth (David Morris, money)2674
Poole (Thomas Chamberlaine, money)114
Portsmouth (Samuel Bincks, money)6770
Rochester (John Pope, money)395
Scilly (Francis Ley, money)514
Weymouth (Thomas Bower, money)019
Whitehaven (Alfred Lawson, money)20611¾
Woodbridge (Oliver Newby, money)0310½
(total Outports 1,928l. 15s. 9½d.)
total. in money 43,054l. 19s. 6½d., in bonds 30,632l. 11s. 1½d.£73,687108
and so this General Accompt is even and Quit.
Declared 8 March 1717–18.
PIPE OFFICE: ROLL 1174 [E351/1174].
AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 782, ROLL 967 [A.O.1/782/967].
HENRY FERNE, Receiver General and Cashier of Customs.
25 December 1711 to 25 December 1712.
Arrears: remaining in the Accomptant's hands on the foot of the last Accomptnil
but remaining in bonds for securing these Duties:
for the Duties which determined 31 July 171019,78917
for the Impositions which commenced 1 Aug. 17109,290143
and in transport debentures for the Impositions which determined Mich. 1701, delivered up in the year ended Xmas 17074,2433
Receipts: money received of the several Receivers and Collectors within the time of this Accompt:
for the Duties which determined 31 July 1710:
London port:
the Queen's Remembrancer's Office, being money received on bonds delivered there to be prosecuted5168
Bristoll (Jacob Reynardson)13000
Bydiford (Charles Jones)88
Chester (Joseph Sewell)4156
Leverpoole (Nathaniel Smith)52414
Lynn (Henry Hare)2919
Exeter (Richard Score)1217
Fowey (Charles Jones)060
Lynn (John Kent)1,00000
Bydiford (John Bolitho)6616
Whitehaven (John Fotherby)3191
(total Outports 2,188l. 6s. 5¾d.)
for the Duties which determined 31 July 1712:
London port:
Sir John Shaw, bt., in money82,958178
ditto, in bonds4,8085
several merchants for interest on their bonds613
(total London port 87,773l. 16s. 7d.)
Bristoll (Jacob Reynardson)8,901310
Barnstaple (Robert Rowe)1471711¼
Bydiford (Charles Jones)1,24014
Chester (Joseph Sewell)4601
Dartmouth (James Jenkinson)017
Deale (Salathiel Rolfe)10620
Dover (John Ball)50512
Exeter (William Chamberlaine)1,00828
Falmouth (William Pye)43210
Gweek (Bernard Penrose)11510
Harwich (Jacob Bury)381
Hull (Hugh Mason)1,1102
Leverpoole (Nathaniel Smith)456311½
Lyme (Thomas Jans)5000
Lynn (Henry Hare)2,7740
Minehead (Francis Webber)16315
Newcastle (Anthony Isaacson)16500
Penryn (Ambrose Thompson)66311
Plymouth (David Morris)71911
Poole (Thomas Chamberlaine)811111
Portsmouth (Samuel Binckes)704126
Southampton (Francis Medcalfe)64412
Sunderland (William Ettrick)116
Weymouth (Thomas Bower)15000
Whitehaven (Alfrid Lawson)1065
Yarmouth (Thomas Moor)1,06811
Fowey (Thomas Bulley)316
Exeter (Richard Score)44
(total Outports 21,286l. 16s. 3¾d.)
for the Duties which commenced 1 Aug. 1712:
London port:
Sir John Shaw, bt., in money11,238125
ditto, in bonds1,9351011
(total London port 13,174l. 3s. 4d.)
Bydiford (Charles Jones)2500
Dartmouth (James Jenkinson)37
Deale (Salathiel Rolfe)713
Dover (John Ball)50119
Exeter (William Chamberlaine)23000
Falmouth (William Pye)2512
Hull (Hugh Mason)1,46570
Plymouth (David Morris)661611¾
(total Outports 2,325l. 16s. 8¼d.)
total receipts 126,800l. 6s. 0¾d. total charge and receipts£160,1241
Surplusage on the last Accompt01
repayments for damaged and defective goods:
out of the Duty to 31 July 17109968
out of the Duties to 31 July 171273418
allowed for extraordinary clerks5000
to Edward Harley for the Auditor's fee; and to Arthur Mainwaring, late Auditor, for the Accompt to Xmas 17075000
to the four Examiners of the Outport Books3000
money paid into the Exchequer by dates:
out of the Impositions to 31 July 171010,539177
out of the Impositions to 31 July 1712111,19216
out of the Impositions from 1 Aug. 1712.13,54492
total payments and allowances£137,138119
and so remains22,9859
against which there was due and payable upon sundry bonds:
for the Impositions to 31 July 171010,4684
for the Impositions to 31 July 17126,338125
for the Impositions from 1 Aug. 17121,9351011
and in South Sea Stock (formerly in transport debentures)4,2433
and so this Accomptant is in Surplusage01
Declared 24 March 1714–15.


1 The Pipe Office Roll is defective from damp.