Revenue Account
Branch Analysis, Part 2

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'Revenue Account: Branch Analysis, Part 2', Calendar of Treasury Books, Volume 23: 1709 (1949), pp. XCIX-CXXXIX. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=90762 Date accessed: 31 July 2014.


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Branch Analysis, Part 2

Creditor.
Per Contra. £ s. d.
by [paid to] the Earl of Kinnoul on a perpetuity 1,000 0 0
by [paid to] Milford Crow, Esq., Governor of Barbados, on his allowances 2,500 0 0
by [paid to] Daniel Park, Esq., Governor of the Leeward Islands, on his allowances 1,500 0 0
by [paid to] John Yeomans, Esq., Lieutenant Governor of Antigua, on his allowances 250 0 0
by [paid to] Anthony Hodges, Esq., Lieutenant Governor of the island of Montserrat, on his allowances 350 0 0
by [paid to] Walter Hamilton, Esq., Lieutenant Governor of the Island of St. Christopher, on his allowances 350 0 0
by [paid to] the executors of Col. John Farmer, temporary President of the Council of Barbados: in [or by way of] reward 270 13 5
6,220 13 5
balance in cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1709 227 15
£6,448 9
Per Contra. £ s. d.
by [paid to] Sir Isaac Newton, Master and Worker of the Mint: upon account 7,541 1 2
balance in cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1709. 351 9
£7,892 10
Per Contra. £ s. d.
by principal [of money repaid] on the Sixth 4s. Aid anno 1703 in aid of the Deficiency of the Fond [of said Aid] 408 14 3
by [paid to] the executor of John Bennet, late Quarter Master, for repairing the Guard Houses at Whitehall &c. 227 3 0
by [paid to] Harry Mordaunt, Esq., Treasurer of the Ordnance, to aid the Quota for Land Services [of the Ordnance] anno 1704 79 5 4
by [paid] more to ditto for Elizabeth Milborne for lands taken into Clifford's Fort, Co. Northumberland, tempore Car. II. 150 0 0
by [paid to] Sir Thomas Littleton, Treasurer of the Navy, for James Plunket, a Captain of Marines in Carmarthen's Regiment [of Marines] broken in 1698: for arrears of pay 78 6 8
943 9 3
balance remaining in cash in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1709 1,363 0 11¾
£2,306 10
Debtor.
The Fonds granted 7 and 8 Wm. III, c. 31. for cancelling Exchequer Bills anno 1697:
£ s. d.
to cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1708 128 11
to receipts there between 28 Sept. 1708 and 28 Sept. 1709:
£ s. d.
on Capitation Subsidies [as by 8–9 Wm. III, c. 6]. 102 6 11
on the Additional 12d. per pound [as by 8–9 Wm. III, c. 24] 2 15 0
on the Additional Tonnage and Poundage [as by 8–9 Wm. III, c. 24] 399 4 5
504 6 4
£632 17
Arrears of the 20 per cent. on paper granted for two years from 20 May 1696 as by 8–9 Wm. III, c. 7.
£ s. d. £ s. d.
to receipts at the Exchequer in the week ended 31 Dec. 1708 7 6
more in the week ended 27 May 1709 9 5
16 12 6
Arrears of the Duties on Marriages, Births &c. granted, by 8–9 Wm. III, c. 20, from 1 May 1700 to 1 Aug. 1706. £ s. d.
to cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1708 241 1 5
£ s. d.
to receipts there in
1708 Xmas quarter 463 9
1709 Lady day quarter 110 18 0
1709 Midsummer quarter 180 17 10
1709 Michaelmas quarter 24 11 6
779 16 10½
£1,020 18
The Duties on Houses for Windows continued [by] 1 Anne [c. 7] from 31 July 1706 to 1 Aug. 1710.
£ s. d.
to cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1708 21,250 14 10¾
£ s. d.
to receipts in the Exchequer in
1708 Xmas quarter 21,783 18 6
1709 Lady day quarter 15,926 8
1709 Midsummer quarter 21,852 3 5
1709 Michaelmas quarter 51,737 13 11
111,300 4 5
£132,550 19
Creditor.
Per Contra. in principal. in interest.
£ s. d. £ s. d. £ s. d.
by [Exchequer] Bills cancelled out of the Capitation Duties 75 0 0 29 15 1
[by ditto] on the Additional 12d. per pound 2 15 0
[by ditto] on the Additional Tonnage and Poundage 310 0 0 150 19
385 0 0 183 9
568 9
balance in cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1709 64 8 0
£632 17
Per Contra. £ s. d.
by [paid] interest of loans at 8 per cent. on the Duties as per contra £16 12 6
Per Contra. £ s. d.
by [paid] on the Second General Mortgage [or Deficiencies Act] of 1 Anne, c. 7:
to Nehemiah Arnold, Paymaster of the Malt Lottery Tickets: upon account 995 14
by paid interest of Loans on Coals anno 1695 transferred to the Duties on Leather anno 1697 1 0 0
996 14
by cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1709 24 4 0
£1,020 18
Per Contra. £ s. d.
by paid on the Second General Mortgage [or Deficiencies Act of 1 Anne, c. 7].
for Principal. for Interest.
by paid on the Register for Coals anno 1695 transferred to Leather anno 1697 35,892 3 11 2,984 15 6
by paid for the 20 per cent. on paper for taking in wrought plate 1,200 0 0 494 4
by paid for the First 3s. Aid anno 1697 30,100 0 0 8,476 4 5
by paid for the Third Quarterly Poll anno 1698 6,950 0 0 4,739 3 0
by paid for the Third 3s. Aid anno 1699 3,500 0 0 626 12 3
77,642 3 11 17,320 19 10½
94,963 3
by [paid to] Nehemiah Arnold, Paymaster of the Malt Lottery Tickets: upon account 15,941 16
by [paid to] the new East India Company towards the Deficiency of their Fond at Michaelmas 1701 3,993 16
by [paid to] the General Society trading to India: for the like [Deficiency] 326 7 11
115,225 4
balance in cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1709 17,325 14
£132,550 19
Debtor.
Arrears of divers Aids and Taxes granted by Parliament.
£ s. d. £ s. d.
to cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1708 on
the Second 3s. Aid anno 1698 105 5 6
the Second 2s. Aid anno 1700 1 9
the Two Thirds of the Fourth 3s. Aid anno 1701 553 14
the Fifth 4s. Aid and Subsidies anno 1702 12 13 0
Subsidies anno 1703 3,585 3
the Seventh 4s. Aid anno 1704 356 7
the Eighth 4s. Aid anno 1705 452 17 4
the Ninth 4s. Aid anno 1706 689 3 4
5,756 13 11
on the Tenth 4s. Aid anno 1707 28,857 5 8
to receipts at the Exchequer between 28 Sept. 1708 and 28 Sept. 1709 on the several Aids and Taxes hereunder mentioned: viz.
on the First Quarterly Poll anno 1692: 7l. 2s. 0d. in 1709 Michaelmas quarter 7 2 0
on the Additional 12d. Aid anno 1689: 7l. 4s. 0d. in 1708 Xmas quarter 7 4 0
on the Second Quarterly Poll anno 1694: 40l. 4s. 0d. in 1708 Xmas quarter; 3s. in 1709 Michaelmas quarter 40 7 0
on the Second 4s. Aid anno 1694; 2l. 10s. 0d. in 1709 Midsummer quarter; 80l. in 1709 Michaelmas quarter 82 10 0
on the Third 4s. Aid anno 1695: 80l. in 1709 Michaelmas quarter 80 0 0
on the Fourth 4s. Aid anno 1696: 12l. 16s. 0d. in 1708 Xmas quarter; 21l. 16s. 0d. in 1709 Michaelmas quarter 34 12 0
on the First 3s. Aid anno 1697: 7l. 5s. 6d. in 1708 Xmas quarter; 66l. 16s. 6d. in 1709 Michaelmas quarter 74 2 0
on the Second 3s. Aid anno 1698: 13l. 4s. 0d. in 1709 Lady day quarter 13 4 0
on the Third Quarterly Poll anno 1698: 91l. 8s. 0d. in 1708 Xmas quarter; 29l. 10s. 0d. in 1709 Michaelmas quarter 120 18 0
on the Third 3s. Aid anno 1699: 167l. 10s.d. in 1709 Midsummer quarter 167 10
on the Fifth 4s. Aid and Subsidies anno 1702: 2,139l. 6s. 6d. in 1708 Xmas quarter; 216l. 12s. 0d. in 1709 Lady day quarter 2,355 18 6
on the Subsidies anno 1703 [by 1 Anne, St. 2, c. 17]: 1l. 5s. 0d. in 1708 Xmas quarter; 12s. in 1709 Midsummer quarter; 23l. 15s.d. in 1709 Michaelmas quarter 25 12
on the Sixth 4s. Aid anno 1703: 15l. 10s. 2d. in 1708 Xmas quarter; 231l. 12s. 0d. in 1709 Lady day quarter; 18l. 8s.d. in Michaelmas quarter 266 0 10½
on the Seventh 4s. Aid anno 1704: 210l. 15s. 8d. in 1709 Lady day quarter; 42l. 19s.d. in 1709 Michaelmas quarter 253 14
Carried forward to p. civ £34,613 19 7
Creditor.
Per Contra. £ s. d. £ s. d.
by paid (out of the Additional 12d. per £ anno 1689) to John How [Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons] for account of Guards and Garrisons anno 1705 7 4 0
by paid (out of the First Quarterly Poll anno 1692) to ditto for account of ditto 7 2 0
by paid (out of the Second Quarterly Poll anno 1694):
to ditto for account of ditto 0 3 0
to interest on the Sixth 4s. Aid anno 1703 to aid the Deficiency [thereon] 40 4 0
40 7 0
by paid (out of the Second 4s. Aid anno 1694) to John How, for account of Guards and Garrisons anno 1705 82 10 0
by paid (out of the Third 4s. Aid anno 1695) to ditto for account of ditto 80 0 0
by paid (out of the Fourth 4s. Aid anno 1696):
to ditto for account of ditto 22 16 0
to [repayment of loan] principal on the Sixth 4s. Aid anno 1703 to aid the Deficiency thereof 4 18 3
to [payment of] interest on ditto 6 17 9
34 12 0
by paid (out of the First 3s. Aid anno 1697) to interest of loans on the Register of that Aid 74 2 0
by paid (out of the Second 3s. Aid anno 1698):
to principal [money paid] on Exchequer Bills cancelled 45 0 0
to interest on ditto Bills 73 9 6
118 9 6
by paid (out of the Third Quarterly Poll anno 1698) to interest of loans on the Register of that Poll 120 18 0
by paid (out of the Third 3s. Aid anno 1699) to interest of loans on the Register of that Aid 157 10
by paid out of the Two Thirds of the Fourth 3s. Aid anno 1701: to interest of loans on the Register of that Act 87 19 11
by paid out of the Fifth 4s. Aid and Subsidies anno 1702:
to the Treasurer of the Navy towards the Quota for Wages anno 1702 2,139 6 6
towards the Quota for Wear and Tear anno 1702 12 13 0
2,151 19 6
by paid out of Subsidies anno 1703:
to the Treasurer of the Navy towards the Quota for Wages anno 1703 41 1
to the Treasurer of the Navy towards the Quota for Wear and Tear anno 1703 3,459 1
3,500 2 11
to Anthony Springett, to rectify an overpayment as Receiver General of Taxes for Co. Sussex 86 5 10½
by paid out of the Sixth 4s. Aid anno 1703:
to [repaid] principal of Loans registered on this Aid 15 10 2
Carried forward to p. cv £6,574 13 7
£ s. d. £ s. d.
Brought forward £34,613 19 7
on the Eighth 4s. Aid anno 1705: 1,665l. 18s. 10½d. in 1708 Xmas quarter; 268l. 10s. 4d. in 1709 Lady day quarter; 14l. 8s. 10½d. in 1709 Midsummer quarter; 122l. 3s. 11d. in 1709 Michaelmas quarter 2,071 2 0
on the Ninth 4s. Aid anno 1706: 6,894l. 8s.d. in 1708 Xmas quarter; 7,640l. 4s.d. in 1709 Lady day quarter; 4,843l. 3s. 3d. in 1709 Midsummer quarter; 3,361l. 9s. 10d. in 1709 Michaelmas quarter 22,739 6 7
on the Tenth 4s. Aid anno 1707: 77,716l. 7s. 11d. in 1708 Xmas quarter; 72,488l. 16s. 10½d. in 1709 Lady day quarter; 22,735l. 11s. 6d. in 1709 Midsummer quarter; 6,250l. 1s. 5d. in 1709 Michaelmas quarter 179,190 17
207,530 2
£242,144 2
Memorandum:
In any statement to be made of the neat produce of the Subsidies for the year 1703 deduct 86l. 5s. 10½d. for an overpayment by the Receiver General of Taxes for Co. Sussex as per contra.
Also in any statement of the Tenth 4s. Aid deduct 665l. 13s. 10¾d. for a like overpayment by the Receiver General of Taxes for Co. Lincoln as per contra.
£ s. d. £ s. d.
Brought forward 6,574 13 7
by paid out of the Seventh 4s. Aid anno 1704: to the Treasurer of the Ordnance towards the Quota for Land Services of the Ordnance anno 1704 210 15 8
to the Treasurer of the Navy towards the Quota for Wear and Tear anno 1704 356 7
by paid out of the Eighth 4s. Aid anno 1705:
by [repaid] principal of Loans registered on this Aid 525 0 0
by [paid] interest on ditto Loans 23 0 0
548 0 0
[paid] to James Brydges, Paymaster General of the Forces Abroad:
for Officers in Gibraltar anno 1705 38 3
for ditto anno 1706 38 3
76 6
[paid] to John How, Esq., Paymaster General of Guards and Garrisons:
for account of Guards and Garrisons anno 1705 60 6 7
for the 5,000 men in Sea Service anno 1705 1,839 6
1,899 13
by paid out of the Ninth 4s. Aid anno 1706:
to [repaid] principal of Loans registered on this Aid 19,500 0 0
[paid] interest on ditto Loans 3,697 17 1
23,197 17 1
by paid out of the Tenth 4s. Aid anno 1707:
by [repaid] principal of Loans registered on this Aid 193,174 2 0
[paid] interest on ditto Loans 11,319 8 3
204,493 10 3
[paid] to Richard Whitingham to rectify an overpayment as Receiver General of Taxes for Co. Lincoln 665 13 10¾
238,022 16 11¼
balance in cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1709:
on the Second 2s. Aid anno 1700 1 9
on the Two Thirds of the Fourth 3s. Aid anno 1701 465 14
on the Fifth 4s. Aid anno 1702 216 12 0
on the Sixth 4s. Aid anno 1703 250 10
on the Subsidies anno 1703 24 7
on the Seventh 4s. Aid anno 1704 42 19
on the Ninth 4s. Aid anno 1706 230 12 10
on the Tenth 4s. Aid anno 1707 2,888 19
£4,121 5
£242,144 2
Debtor.
The Eleventh 4s. Aid granted for one year from 25 March 1708 as by [6 Anne, c 35]
£ s. d.
to cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1708 3,275 14
to receipts there between 28 Sept. 1708 and 28 Sept. 1709:
on the part of England. on the part of Scotland.
£ s. d. £ s. d.
in 1708 Xmas quarter 394,650 17 0 10,800 0 0
in 1709 Lady day quarter 349,533 13 5 10,200 0 0
in 1709 Midsummer quarter 581,043 4 10¼ 8,900 0 0
in 1709 Michaelmas quarter 239,759 11
1,564,987 6 11½ 29,900 0 0
1,594,887 6 11½
£1,598,163 1 6
The Twelfth 4s. Aid granted for one year from 25 March 1709 [as by 7 Anne, c. 1]
£ s. d.
on the part of England. on the part of Scotland.
£ s. d. £ s. d.
to receipts at the Exchequer between 15 July 1709 and 28 Sept. following 144,090 8 7 0 0 0
144,090 8 7
£144,090 8 7
Creditor.
Per Contra. £ s. d.
by principal repaid in part of a credit for 1,880,000l. granted on the said Aid 1,501,584 7 2
by paid interest at 5 per cent. on said credit 69,066 3 6
1,570,650 10 8
balance in cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1709 27,512 10 10
£1,598,163 1 6
Per Contra. £ s. d.
by paid on sundry Deficiencies made good by being transferred to this Aid: viz.
for principal. for interest.
£ s. d. £ s. d.
on the Second 2s. Aid pro anno 1700: interest at 5 per cent. 12,400 0 0 3,641 6 0
on the Two Thirds of the Fourth 3s. Aid pro anno 1701. interest at 6 per cent. 9,753 12 0 2,233 15 11
on the Sixth 4s. Aid pro anno 1703: interest at 5 per cent. 3,399 5 0 285 3 9
25,552 17 0 6,160 5 8
31,713 2 8
by paid on the Register for the Twelfth 4s. Aid (after transferences) at 5 per cent. 88,000 0 0 14,121 1 0
102,121 1 0
133,834 3 8
balance in cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept 1709 10,256 4 11
£144,090 8 7
Debtor.
Loans on credit of the moneys arising by sale of her Majesty's Tin.
£ s. d. £ s. d.
to Loans made at the Receipt of her Majesty's Exchequer between 28 Sept. 1708 and 28 Sept. 1709: viz.
in 1708 Xmas quarter 12,050 0 0
in 1709 Lady day quarter 9,594 0 0
in 1709 Midsummer quarter 17,355 0 0
in 1709 Michaelmas quarter 82,567 2 7
121,566 2 7
£121,566 2 7
Loans on the Act for Continuing Several Subsidies, Impositions and Duties from 30 June 1710 to 1 August 1712 [as by 6 Anne, c. 27].
£ s. d.
to [money of] Loans remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1708 7,044 4 3
£ s. d.
to Loans made there [on the said Fond] in
1708 Xmas quarter 14,905 14 5
1709 Lady day quarter 4,118 6 8
1709 Midsummer quarter 20,629 14 6
1709 Michaelmas quarter 11,378 4 0
51,031 19 7
£58,076 3 10
Creditor.
Per Contra. £ s. d.
by paid at the Receipt of the Exchequer on account of the Civil List:
to Francis, Lord Ryalton, Cofferer of the Household: upon account [for the Household] 50 0 0
to John, Lord FitzHarding, Treasurer of the Chamber: upon account [for the Chamber] 900 0 0
to the Duke of Montague, Master of the Great Wardrobe: upon account [for the Great Wardrobe] 11,500 0 0
to Charles Dartiquenave, Paymaster of the Works: upon account [for the Works] 16,810 0 0
to William Roberts, Esq., Paymaster of the Works at Windsor: upon account [for the said Works] 2,806 18 7
to Foreign Ministers: on their Ordinary and Extraordinary allowances 26,908 6 0
to Fees and Salaries [payable at the Exchequer] 462 10 0
to Pensions and Annuities [payable at the Exchequer] 92 0 0
to Spencer Compton, Esq., for charities &c. established by her Majesty 1,331 10 0
more to ditto for the French Protestants 7,500 0 0
to William Lowndes, Esq. [Secretary of the Treasury] for Secret Service 1,500 0 0
to Contingencies of divers natures [payable at the Exchequer] 45,304 18 0
to Henry Scobell, Esq., on account of the Tin affair 4,400 0 0
to services relating to Scotland 2,000 0 0
£121,566 2 7
Per Contra. £ s. d.
by paid interest at 6 per cent. on Loans on the Continued Duties, as per contra 52,361 2 1
by balance in cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1709 5,715 1 9
£58,076 3 10
Memorandum The interest is to be satisfied out of further Loans on these Continued Duties until the Fond [granted by the said Act] takes place [i.e. becomes an operative fond of supply or credit for this Act after all previous incumbrances on the original Duties are discharged].
Debtor.
The Exchequer Bills authorised to be issued by 5 Anne [6 Anne. c. 21] for continuing the Duties on Houses.
£ s. d.
to [Exchequer] Bills delivered to the Four Tellers of the Receipt: in £ s. d.
1708 Xmas quarter 17,625 0 0
1709 Lady day quarter 17,825 0 0
1709 Midsummer quarter 18,037 18
1709 Michaelmas quarter
53,487 18
The Governor and Company of the Bank of England.
£ s. d.
to so much as the Exchequer Bills amount to which were made forth pursuant to an Act of 5 Anne [6 Anne, c. 21] for her Majesty's Supply: to wit 1,500,000 0 0
to so much as the quarterly Bills authorised to be made forth in pursuance of the said Act for the [interest] rate of 4l. 10s. 0d. per cent, per an. and the [circulation] allowance thereupon until and for the quarter ended at Lady day 1709 inclusive do amount to: to wit 123,337 18
1,623,337 18
to so much as the interest of the aforegoing sum of 1,623,337l. 18s.d. after the rate of 6 per cent. per annum for six quarters, to be reckoned from Lady day 1709 to Michaelmas 1710 (being computed and made principal at the end of each quarter) doth amount to: to wit 151,689 19 9
in all for the said annuity of 106,501l. 13s. 5d. per an., being after the rate of 6 per cent. per an. £1,775,027 17 10½
Creditor.
Per Contra. £ s. d.
by [paid to] the Bank of England for 4½ per cent. circulating the [Exchequer] Bills issued to Lady day 1709 53,487 18
Memorandum: The Duties on Houses which was to have been the Fond for Sinking [cancelling] these Bills after Michaelmas 1710 was redeemed by an Act of 7 Anne, c. 30, and the Bank, in lieu of the said Bills and the interest accruing on them for circulation, is to have an annuity of 106,501l. 13s. 5d. out of the said Duty on Houses payable quarterly: so that the Bank of England is made Debtor by a subsequent account, infra, p. cxxii, for the consideration money for such annuity.
Per Contra. £ s. d. £ s. d.
by the sum allowed to the Bank of England for interest at the rate of 6 per cent. per an. from Lady day 1709 to Michaelmas 1710 upon and for the whole sum issued in Exchequer Bills to Lady day 1709, as per contra 151,689 19 9
by the Exchequer Bills delivered up by the Bank of England to the Four Tellers of the Exchequer to be discharged, cancelled and made void: viz.
in 1709 Midsummer quarter 1,573,337 18
in 1709 Michaelmas quarter 40,000 0 0
1,613,337 18
1,765,027 17 10½
balance in [Exchequer] Bills standing out uncancelled 28 Sept. 1709 10,000 0 0
£1,775,027 17 10½
Memorandum: The Bank are to exchange all [Exchequer] Bills standing out, for ready money, and to deliver the said Bills also [to the Tellers of the Receipt] as fast as they can be gotten in, to be cancelled.
Debtor.
Loans on the Duties on Malt &c. granted 6 Anne, c. 38, from 23 June 1708 to 24 June 1709. £ s. d.
in money. by levying tallies.
to Loans made at the Exchequer in £ s. d. £ s. d.
1708 Xmas quarter 47,027 14 10 74,308 13
1709 Lady day quarter 7,631 16 8
1709 Michaelmas quarter 13,380 16 4
47,027 14 10 95,321 6
142,349 1
£142,349 1
Contributions for 80,000l. per an. in Annuities at 16 years' purchase for 99 years from 24 June 1708 as by the Act 6 Anne, c. 39.
£ s. d.
to cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1708 13,196 0 0
to money contributed there in full for the said Annuities, to wit between the 28 September 1708 and 31 December following 304,276 0 0
£317,472 0 0
Creditor.
Per Contra.
Out of the Loans in money.
£ s. d. £ s. d.
by [paid to] James Brydges, Paymaster General of the Forces Abroad, for account of Subsidies to the King of Portugal 100 0 0
by [paid to] ditto for account of ditto to the Duke of Savoy 26,444 8 10
by [paid to] ditto for account of services of former years authorised to be paid or made good out of the Fonds of this year: to wit for the Duke of Savoy for account of an extraordinary Subsidy anno 1707 20,483 6 0
47,027 14 10
in tallies for uses to be appointed.
by [paid to the said] James Brydges, Paymaster of the Forces Abroad: upon account 38,563 5
by [paid to] John How, Esq., Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons: upon account 16,758 1 0
by [paid to] Thomas Micklethwaite, Paymaster of the Transport: upon account 40,000 0 0
95,321 6
£142,349 1
Memorandum: The respective Treasurers and Paymasters are charged with these tallies by a distinct account, infra, p. cxxix. See that account for the uses to which they are applied.
Per Contra. £ s. d. £ s. d.
by [paid to] Sir Thomas Littleton, Treasurer of the Navy: for account of Wear and Tear 5,000 0 0
by [paid to] James Brydges, Paymaster General of the Forces Abroad: for account of the 40,000 men 10,000 0 0
to ditto for account of the 500,000l. for strengthening the Duke of Savoy and other purposes 30,157 2
to ditto for account of Subsidies: to wit to the King of Portugal 12,314 17 11½
52,472 0 0
57,472 0 0
by cash transferred to the Fond for paying the Annuities per contra, ut infra, p. cxl, being the like sum directed by Parliament to be taken out of the Contribution money towards securing the quarterly payments on the said Annuities till the Fond takes place [becomes effective as a source of supply by the running off its previous incumberments] 260,000 0 0
£317,472 0 0
Debtor.
The payments per the East India Company on account of their United Stock pro anno 1708 [as by 6 Anne, c. 71].
£ s. d.
to cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1708 3,298 7 9
to money received in the Exchequer to complete 1,200,000l. for the enlargement of the Company's term in trade: viz.: £ s. d.
in the week ended 22 Oct. 1708 60,000 0 0
in the week ended 29 Oct. 1708 21,000 0 0
in the week ended 12 Nov. 1708 119,000 0 0
in the week ended 10 Dec. 1708 26,000 0 0
in the week ended 17 Dec. 1708 82,000 0 0
in the week ended 24 Dec. 1708 33,500 0 0
in the week ended 31 Dec. 1708 58,500 0 0
in the week ended 7 Jan. 1708–9 34,000 0 0
in the week ended 4 Feb. 1708–9 18,000 0 0
in the week ended 18 Feb. 1708–9 19,000 0 0
in the week ended 25 Feb. 1708–9 13,000 0 0
in the week ended 11 March 1708–9 116,000 0 0
600,000 0 0
£603,298 7 9
Creditor.
Per Contra. £ s. d. £ s. d.
by [paid to] Sir Thomas Littleton, Treasurer of the Navy, for account of the [Navy] Ordinary 30,000 0 0
ditto on account of Wages 88,000 0 0
ditto for Walter Whitfeild, Paymaster of the Marines, upon account for the Marines 18,931 4 9
ditto for account of Wear and Tear 97,084 0 0
234,015 4 9
by paid to Harry Mordaunt, Treasurer of the Ordnance:
for account of Land Services of the Ordnance 16,750 0 0
for account of Sea Services of the Ordnance 6,750 0 0
for account of the wharf and storehouse at Portsmouth 10,000 0 0
33,500 0 0
by paid to James Brydges [Paymaster General of the Forces Abroad]:
for account of the 40,000 men 107,789 5
for account of the 3,000 Palatines 8,593 8
for account of the 4,639 Saxons 11,428 2
for account of Bothmar's Regiment of Dragoons 2,416 7 3
for account of the 586,671l. 12s. 6d. for the Established Forces in Spain and Portugal 22,275 7
for account of the 500,000l. for strengthening the Duke of Savoy and other purposes 52,555 0 9
for account of Subsidies: to wit
to the King of Portugal 34,308 3 7
to the King of Prussia 7,566 16 6
to the Landgrave of Hesse Cassel 1,488 1 10½
for the Troops of Augmentation 2,166 2 7
250,586 16
by [paid to] John How [Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons]:
for account of Guards and Garrisons 58,223 13 2
for account of the 50,000 men for Sea Service 8,017 18 8
for account of the Invalids [of Chelsea Hospital] 500 0 0
66,741 11 10
by [paid to] Thomas Micklethwayte, Paymaster of the Transports, upon account [for the Transport service] 16,220 19
601,464 12 8
balance in cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1709 1,833 15 1
£603,298 7 9
Debtor.
Loans on the Half Subsidy of Tonnage and Poundage and other Duties and Impositions Continued from 30 June 1712 to 1 August 1714 as by the Act 6 Anne, c. 73, pro anno 1708.
£ s. d.
to Loans remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1708 1,041 6
in money. by levying tallies.
£ s. d. £ s. d.
to Loans made in the Exchequer in:
1708 Xmas quarter 26,819 7 7 226,744 5
1709 Lady day quarter
1709 Midsummer quarter 3,740 0 0
1709 Michaelmas quarter 18,132 0 4
48,691 7 11 226,744 5
275,435 13
£276,477 0
Creditor.
Per Contra.
out of the Loans in money. £ s. d. £ s. d.
by [paid to] James Brydges, Esq. [Paymaster of the Forces Abroad]:
for account of the 506,671l. 8s. 6d. for the Established Forces in Spain and Portugal 1,000 0 0
for account of Subsidies to the King of Portugal 5,858 18
for account of Subsidies to the King of Denmark 9,375 0 0
for account of Subsidies to the Elector of Treves 1,488 1 10½
for account of Subsidies to the Elector Palatine 1,190 9
for the Landgrave of Hesse Cassel for Troops of Augmentation 1,801 17 11
20,714 8
by [paid] interest at 6 per cent. for Loans on the Continued Duties as per contra 18,480 11 11
39,195 0
Memorandum: the interest [as above] is to be satisfied out of further Loans on these Continued Duties till the [said] fond [itself] takes place [or become effective as Supply].
in tallies for uses to be appointed.
by paid to Sir Thomas Littleton, Treasurer of the Navy: upon account 157,263 7
by paid to James Brydges [Paymaster of the Forces Abroad]: upon account 39,793 7
by paid to Thomas Micklethwayte, Paymaster of the Transports: upon account. 29,687 10
226,744 5
265,939 5 10½
by Loans [on this Fond] remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1709 10,537 14 6
£276,477 0
Debtor.
Loans on the Twelfth 4s. Aid granted by 7 Anne, c. 1, for one year from 25 March, 1709. £ s. d.
in money. by levying tallies.
£ s. d. £ s. d.
to Loans on the said Aid made in the Exchequer in:
1708 Xmas quarter 409,086 15 0 400,000 0 0
1709 Lady day quarter 533,624 7 217,905 0 0
1709 Midsummer quarter 293,497 14
1709 Michaelmas quarter
942,711 2 911,402 14
1,854,113 16 4
£ s. d.
Memorandum: the credit given by Parliament on this Aid was for any sum [such] as (together with the loans unsatisfied upon the Land Taxes undermentioned on the 28 Dec. 1708 which were to be transferred to this Aid) should not exceed 1,880,000l.: viz.
on the Second 2s. Aid or Land Tax for the year 1700: for principal 12,733 6 8
on the Two Thirds of the Fourth 3s. Aid for the year 1701 9,753 12 0
on the Sixth 4s. Aid for the year 1703 3,399 5 0
25,886 3 8
The account of Loans as above “being added to the sums transferred” [sic for subscribed on the Twelfth 4s. Aid] 1,854,113 16 4
completes the [total] credit authorised on the said Twelfth 4s. Aid: viz. 1,880,000 0 0
Carried forward £1,854,113 16 4
Creditor.
Per Contra.
[out of Loans in money.] £ s. d. £ s. d.
by [paid to] Sir Thomas Littleton, Treasurer of the Navy:
for account of the Navy Ordinary 8,000 0 0
for account of Wages 93,552 5 7
for Walter Whitfeild, Esq., Paymaster of Marines, for account [of the Marines] 6,000 0 0
for account of the Victualling 29,993 16 11
for account of Wear and Tear 7,583 6 8
145,129 9 2
by [paid to] Harry Mordaunt, Treasurer of the Ordnance:
for account of Land Services of the Ordnance 20,000 0 0
for account of the services of ditto 20,000 0 0
40,000 0 0
by [paid to] James Brydges, Esq. [Paymaster of the Forces Abroad]:
for account of the 40,000 men 280,535 16
for account of the 10,000 Additional Forces 44,606 9 2
for account of the 3,000 Palatines 14,271 10
for account of 4,639 Saxons 18,021 10
for account of Bothmar's Regiment of Dragoons 3,862 8
for account of the 1,081,083l. 0s. 4d. for Spain and Portugal 152,867 18 9
for account of Subsidies to the King of Denmark 9,375 0 0
for Subsidy to the King of Portugal 70,667 17 10
for Subsidy to the Duke of Savoy on his Ordinary Subsidy 52,000 0 0
more on his extraordinary Subsidy 24,375 0 0
for subsidy to the Landgrave of Hesse Cassel 1,488 1 10½
for Subsidy to the Elector of Treves 1,488 1 10½
for Subsidy to the Elector Palatine 1,190 9
for Subsidy to the King of Prussia for 8,000 succours for Savoy 12,500 0 0
more to the King of Prussia for agio &c. for the 12,000 Prussians for Savoy 13,981 16 11½
for account of the 301,748l. 7s. 11¼d. for extraordinary charges of the war 21,349 10 11¼
722,581 12 11½
by [paid to] John How, Esq. [Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons]:
for account of Guards and Garrisons 30,000 0 0
by [paid to] Thomas Micklethwaite, Paymaster of the Transports:
upon account [for the Transport Service] 5,000 0 0
in tallies [struck] for uses to be appointed.
by [tallies issued to] Sir Thomas Littleton, Treasurer of the Navy; upon account 390,497 14
by [tallies issued to] Harry Mordaunt, Treasurer of the Ordnance: upon account 86,000 0 0
by [tallies issued to] James Brydges, Paymaster of the Forces Abroad: upon account 297,905 0 0
Carried forward to p. cxxi £774,402 14 £942,711 2
£ s. d.
Brought forward 1,854,113 16 4
£1,854,113 16 4
Loans on the Duties on Malt &c. Continued by 7 Anne, c. 3, from 23 June 1709 to 24 June 1710: for the [service of the] year 1709. £ s. d.
in money. by levying tallies.
£ s. d. £ s. d.
to Loans made at the Exchequer in:
1708 Xmas quarter
1709 Lady day quarter 163,778 8 11
1709 Midsummer quarter 113,047 14 10 238,608 15 5
1709 Michaelmas quarter
276,826 3 9 238,608 15 5
515,434 19 2
Memorandum. £ s. d.
The Loans [remaining] unsatisfied on the 20th Jan. 1708–9 upon the Duties on Malt which were granted for the year 1707 are transferred to, and made payable with interest, out of the [like Continued] Duties for the year 1709: which [unsatisfied] Loans amounted to 134,565 0 10
The account of Loans as above being added to the sum [as above] transferred completes the credit [authorised by the said Act of 7 Anne, c. 3] 515,434 19 2
£650,000 0 0
£515,434 19 2
Creditor.
£ s. d. £ s. d.
Brought forward 774,402 14 942,711 2
by [tallies issued to] John Howe, Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons: upon account 120,000 0 0
by [tallies issued to] Thomas Micklethwaite, Esq., Paymaster of the Transports: upon account 17,000 0 0
911,402 14
£1,854,113 16 4
See the account of the Tallies, infra, p. cxxviii, for the uses to which they are directed.
Per Contra.
out of Loans in money.
£ s. d. £ s. d.
by [paid to] Sir Thomas Littleton, Treasurer of the Navy:
for account of Wages 155,060 4 5
for account of Victualling 30,971 4 7
186,031 9 0
by [paid to] James Brydges, Esq. [Paymaster of the Forces Abroad]:
for account of the 40,000 men 32,000 0 0
for account of the 1,081,083l. 0s. 4d. for Spain and Portugal 1,600 0 0
for account of Subsidies to the Duke of Savoy on his ordinary Subsidy 6,375 0 0
ditto more on his extraordinary Subsidy 3,625 0 0
43,600 0 0
by [paid to] John How, Esq. [Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons]:
for account of Guards and Garrisons 23,961 12 0
for account of the 5,000 men for Sea Service 4,557 16 3
for account of Invalids 2,300 0 0
30,819 8 3
by [paid to] Thomas Micklethwaite, Paymaster of the Transports: upon account [for the Transport Service] 15,000 0 0
by [paid to the] Trustees for circulating Exchequer Bills: upon account 1,375 6 6
276,826 3 9
in Tallies [levied] for uses to be appointed.
by [tallies issued to] James Brydges, Paymaster of the Forces Abroad: upon account 182,506 2 1
by [tallies issued to] John How, Esq., Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons: upon account 56,022 13 4
238,608 15 5
£515,434 19 2
Debtor.
The Exchequer to [in account for] the money advanced by the Bank of England upon their former Fond of 100,000l. per an. out of the Hereditary 9d. per barrel Excise pursuant to the Act 7 Anne, c. 30, for enlarging their Capital stock pro anno 1709.
£ s. d. £ s. d.
to money received at the Exchequer in the week ended:
23 April 1709 266,666 13 4
20 May 1709 39,000 0 0
19 August 1709 80,000 0 0
26 August 1709 14,333 6 8
400,000 0 0
By the [abovesaid] Act this [400,000l.] was payable by three equal instalments, whereof one third part on or before 10 May 1709, another third part on or before 28 June 1709 and the residue on or before 25 Aug. 1709: but the Bank to have an allowance by way of discount [respite] of so much as the rate of 6 per cent. per an shall amount to for each sum [or part] of the said 400,000l. paid [in advance, reckoning same] from the date of actual payment thereof until the 1 August 1711.
£400,000 0 0
The Tellers of the Exchequer. [in account as debtors] for Exchequer Bills made forth in pursuance of the Act 7 Anne, c. 30, for enlarging the capital stock of the Bank of England pro anno 1709.
£ s. d. £ s. d.
to the Exchequer Bills delivered to the said Tellers between 29 April 1709 and 24 June 1709 1,357,562 10 0
to ditto between 24 June 1709 and 28 Sept. 1709 1,156,312 10 0
2,513,875 0 0
Memorandum: of these Bills the sum of 2,500,000l. was for her Majesty's Supply. By the [said] Act the like [Exchequer] Bills are to be issued to pay to the Bank the allowance of 3 per cent. per an. for circulating all Exchequer Bills which shall be issued till the General Fond established [by the said Act] takes effect [becomes free and productive]:
and like Bills are also to be made forth to raise money to reimburse the Tellers of the Exchequer what [total sums] they allow to the holders or purchasers of Exchequer Bills for interest thereupon at the rate of 2 pence per 100l. per diem upon their [the said Bills] being paid in there [to wit in the Exchequer] so that they may be re-issued thence again for the principal money only.
Carried forward to p. cxxiv £2,513,875 0 0
Creditor.
Per Contra. £ s. d. £ s. d.
by [paid to] Sir Thomas Littleton, Treasurer of the Navy:
for account of Wages 30,000 0 0
for account of Wear and Tear 39,465 7 5
69,466 7 5
by [paid to] Harry Mordaunt, Esq., Treasurer of the Ordnance:
for account of Land Services [of the Office of Ordnance] 3,000 0 0
for account of Sea Services [of ditto] 3,000 0 0
6,000 0 0
by [paid to] James Brydges, Esq. [Paymaster of the Forces Abroad]:
for account of the 40,000 men 3,742 6
for account of the 1,081,083l. 0s. 4d for Spain and Portugal 237,257 13
241,000 0 0
by [paid to] John How, Esq. [Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons]:
for account of Guards and Garrisons 22,000 0 0
by [paid to] the Bank of England in part of their discount [rebate] upon the 400,000l. as per contra from the days of payment until the 1 August 1711: at the rate of 6 per cent. per an. 31,989 19
370,455 6
by cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1709 29,544 13
£400,000 0 0
Per Contra. £ s. d. £ s. d.
by [paid to] Sir Thomas Littleton, Treasurer of the Navy:
for account of the [Navy] Ordinary 50,400 0 0
for account of Wages 133,159 19
for Walter Whitfield, Paymaster of the Marines, upon account [for the Marines] 17,580 8 0
for account of the Victualling 381,400 2 8
for account of Wear and Tear 336,437 10 0
918,978 0
by [paid to] Harry Mordaunt, Treasurer of the Ordnance:
for account of Land Services of the Office of Ordnance 55,250 0 0
for account of Sea Services of ditto 55,250 0 0
110,500 0 0
by [paid to] James Brydges, Paymaster of the Forces Abroad:
for account of the 40,000 men 370,064 8 2
for account of the 10,000 Additional Forces 64,346 7
for account of the 3,000 Palatines 14,271 10
for account of the 4,639 Saxons 18,021 10
for account of Bothmar's Regiment of Dragoons 3,862 8
for account of the 220,000l. for augmenting Troops 48,411 19
for account of the 1,081,083l. 0s. 4d. for Spain and Portugal 407,652 17 9
for account of Subsidies to the King of Denmark 9,375 0 0
for ditto to the King of Portugal for the 13,000 men 23,842 11 10
Carried forward to p. cxxv £1,029,478 0
£ s. d.
Brought forward 2,513,875 0 0
£2,513,875 0 0
£ s. d. £ s. d.
Brought forward 1,029,478 0
for account of Subsidies to the Duke of Savoy on his ordinary Subsidy 8,000 0 0
for ditto more to same on his extraordinary Subsidy 34,250 0 0
for ditto to the Landgrave of Hesse Cassel 1,488 1 10½
for ditto more to same for his Troops of Augmentation 7,936 1 0
for ditto to the Elector of Treves 1,488 1 10½
for ditto to the Elector Palatine 1,190 9
for ditto to the King of Prussia for the 8,000 succours for Savoy 12,500 0 0
for ditto more to same for agio &c. for 12,000 Prussians in the Netherlands 10,486 7
for account of 301,748l. 7s. 11¼d. for extraordinary charges of the war 74,933 9 0
1,112,121 4 8
by [paid to] John How, Esq. [Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons]:
for account of Guards and Garrisons 151,400 0
for account of the 5,000 men for Sea Service 29,750 9
for account of Invalids [of Chelsea Hospital] 3,302 0
for account of the 301,748l. 7s. 11¼d. for extraordinary charges of the war 28,548 0
213,000 10
by [paid to] Thomas Micklethwaite, Esq., Paymaster of the Transports: upon account [for the Transport service] 93,662 14 8
by [paid to] Sir Patrick Johnston and others upon account towards paying debentures in Scotland for fish and flesh exported cured with foreign salt imported before the Union 28,450 0 0
by [paid to] ditto more, upon account towards paying the value of foreign salt remaining in hand unemployed, which was imported before the Union 23,287 10 0
51,737 10 0
2,500,000 0 0
by [paid to] the Governor and Company of the Bank of England towards the allowance of 3 per cent. per an. towards circulating the whole sum issued in Exchequer Bills to 24 June 1709 10,675 0 0
by [paid to] Lionell Herne and Samuell Edwards, Esqrs., upon account to reimburse the interest at the rate of 2 pence per 100l. per diem allowed per the Tellers [of the Exchequer] on the [Exchequer] Bills when paid into the Exchequer 3,200 0 0
£2,513,875 0 0
Memorandum:
Mr. Herne and Mr. Edwards are made debtors by a particular account for [the abovesaid imprest for interest on] these Bills: vide that account, infra, p. cxxvi, which shows the sums actually allowed to the Tellers of the [Receipt of the] Exchequer to reimburse interest [paid by them] on all the [Exchequer] Bills [taken in by them there] and afterwards re-issued thence [by them] within the time of this account.
Debtor.
Loans on the Act 7 Anne, c. 31, for Continuing Several Impositions and Duties pro anno 1709: to wit from 31 July 1714 to 1 August 1716.
in money. by levying tallies.
£ s. d. £ s. d. £ s. d.
to Loans made at the Exchequer (in part of 645,000l. for the war) between 25 March 1709 and 24 June following 9,883 0 0 43,367 11 7
ditto between 24 June 1709 and 28 Sept. following 55,095 12 3 58,266 12
64,978 12 3 101,634 4
166,612 16
Memorandum: by the [abovesaid] Act, p. 199 [of the Statute Book] such further sums are authorised to be taken in by way of loan as shall be sufficient to pay the intermediate interest until the Fond takes place [as a Supply of Credit by discharge of previous charges on it.]
£166,612 16
Lionell Herne and Samuell Edwards [Paymasters of interest on Exchequer Bills]. £ s. d.
to the sum in Exchequer Bills imprested to them to raise money to reimburse the interest allowed [or paid] by the Tellers [of the Receipt] on Exchequer Bills paid into the Exchequer: as per the account of Exchequer Bills, supra, p. cxxv 3,200 0 0
to the sum with which they surcharge themselves for interest accruing on the [abovesaid 3,200l. in Exchequer] Bills from the [issue] dates thereof to the times of disposing or exchanging the same between 24 June 1709 and 28 Sept. following 6 18 2
£3,206 18 2
Creditor.
Per Contra.
out of the Loans in money. £ s. d. £ s. d.
by [paid to] James Brydges, Esq. [Paymaster of the Forces Abroad]:
for account of the 1,081,083l. 0s. 4d. for [the war in] Spain and Portugal. 9,924 5 0
for account of the Subsidies to the Duke of Savoy: on his ordinary Subsidy 26,444 8 10
for ditto more on his extraordinary Subsidy 11,583 6 8
47,952 0 6
by [paid to] the Trustees for Circulating Exchequer Bills: upon account 1,580 0 0
by [paid to] Sir Patrick Johnston et al. towards paying debentures in Scotland for [foreign salt for] fish and flesh exported 2 19 7
more to ditto to pay for foreign salt in hand 12 5 0
15 4 7
49,547 5 1
in tallies: for uses to be appointed.
by [tallies issued to] James Brydges, Paymaster of the Forces Abroad: upon account 43,367 11 7
by [tallies issued to] John How, Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons: upon account 58,266 12
101,634 4
by Loans [in money] remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1709 15,431 7 2
£166,612 16
Per Contra. £ s. d.
by cash paid [to] the respective Tellers of the Receipt of the Exchequer to reimburse the interest allowed by them on all the Exchequer Bills [taken in by them there and] reissued thence within the time of this account 2,423 9 2
balance remaining in the hands of Mr. Herne and Mr. Edwards 28 Sept. 1709 according to their certificates in that behalf 783 9 0
£3,206 18 2
Debtor.
The several accomptants: for the sums imprested to them in Tallies for uses to be appointed. £ s. d. £ s. d.
to sums in tallies remaining in their hands unapplied at Michaelmas 1708.
for the year 1705.
on Reversionary Annuities [as by 3–4 Anne, c. 2]:
in the hands of the Navy Treasurer 53,753 0 0
for the year 1707.
on Malt [as by 6 Anne, c. 5]:
in the hands of Thomas Micklethwaite, Esq., Treasurer for Transports 33,300 0 0
for the year 1708.
on the Eleventh 4s. Aid:
in the hands of the Navy Treasurer 70,000 0 0
in the hands of John How, Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons 42,357 0 11½
in the hands of Harry Mordaunt, Treasurer of the Ordnance 33,500 0 0
in the hands of Thomas Micklethwaite, Paymaster of the Transports 44,821 9 4
on Malt [as by 6 Anne, c. 38]:
in the hands of John How, Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons 75,000 0 0
352,731 9 4
to the sums imprested to the several Treasurers and Paymasters by levying tallies on the Public Fonds for uses to be appointed between Michaelmas 1708 and Michaelmas 1709: viz.:
for the year 1708.
tallies on Malt [as by 6 Anne, c. 38]:
to James Brydges, Paymaster of the Forces Abroad: as per the account, supra, p. cxiii 38,563 5
to John How, Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons: as per the account ibid 16,758 1 0
to Thomas Micklethwaite, Paymaster of the Transports: as per the account Ibid. 40,000 0 0
95,321 6
tallies on the Half Subsidies [as by 6 Anne, c. 48]:
to Sir Thomas Littleton, Treasurer of the Navy: as per the account supra, p. cxvii 157,263 7
to James Brydges, Paymaster of the Forces Abroad: as per the account Ibid. 39,793 7
to Thomas Mucklethwaite, Paymaster of the Transports: as per the account Ibid. 29,687 10
226,744 5
for the year 1709.
tallies on the Twelfth 4s. Aid [as by 7 Anne, c.1]:
to Sir Thomas Littleton, Treasurer of the Navy: as per the account supra, p. cxix 390,497 14
to Harry Mordaunt, Treasurer of the Ordnance: as per the account ibid 86,000 0 0
to James Brydges, Paymaster of the Forces Abroad: as per the account Ibid. 297,905 0 0
Carried forward to p. cxxx £774,402 14 £674,797 1
Creditor.
Per Contra.
By Services supplied out of the tallies per contra (or out of money raised, or ordered to be raised upon the said tallies) within the time of this accompt.
out of tallies on Malt anno 1707. £ s. d. £ s. d.
by [paid to] Thomas Micklethwaite, Paymaster of the Transports: upon account 33,300 0 0
out of tallies on the Land Tax or the Eleventh 4s. Aid pro anno 1708.
by [paid to] the Treasurer of the Navy: for account of Wages 70,000 0 0
by [paid to] the Treasurer of the Ordnance: for account of Land Service, 13,000l.; for account of Sea Service, 13,000l.; more for account of Sea Service in aid of the Deficiency of the quota anno 1703, 7,500l. 33,500 0 0
to John How, Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons: for account of Guards and Garrisons, 37,996l. 19s.d.; for account of the 5,000 men in Sea Service, 3,601l. 19s. 5d.; for account of Invalids, 758l. 2s. 3d. 42,357 0 11½
145,857 0 11½
out of tallies on Malt anno 1708 [as by 6 Anne, c. 38].
by [issued to] James Brydges, Paymaster of the Forces Abroad: for account of the 40,000 men, 17,550l. 12s.d.; and for account of services of former years out of the Fonds of this year, for General Officers and Contingencies in the Expedition to Spain, allowed by Parliament in 1706, 7,631l. 16s. 8d.; and for account of Subsidies anno 1708, to wit to the Landgrave of Hesse Cassel for his Troops in Italy, 13,380l. 16s. 4d. 38,563 5
by [issued to] John How, Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons: for account of Guards and Garrisons, 51,953l. 5s.d.; and for account of the 5,000 men in Sea Service, 18,765l. 16s. 1d.; and for account of Invalids, 851l. 19s.d. 71,571 0 1
110,134 6
out of tallies on the Half Subsidies and other Duties anno 1708.
by [issued to] the Treasurer of the Navy: for account of Marines under the pay of Walter Whitfeild, Esq.: and completes the quota for [Navy] Wages anno 1708, 42,628l. 19s.d.; and more for account of Marines and is in aid of the Deficiency of the quota for [Navy] Wages anno 1702, 70,539l. 4s. 11d. 113,168 4
by [issued to] James Brydges, Esq. [Paymaster of the Forces Abroad]: for account of the 40,000 men, 2,525l. 4s. 11d.; and for account of the 500,000l. for strengthening the Duke of Savoy and other purposes, 32,958l. 2s. 7d.; and for account of Subsidies, to wit, for the King of Portugal, 4,310l. 0s.d. 39,793 7
152,961 11 9
Carried forward to p. cxxxi £442,252 19 3
£ s. d. £ s. d.
Brought forward 774,402 14 674,797 1
to John How, Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons: as per the account ibid. 120,000 0 0
to Thomas Micklethwaite, Paymaster of the Transports: as by the account Ibid. 17,000 0 0
911,402 14
tullies on Malt [as by 7 Anne, c. 3]:
to James Brydges, Paymaster of the Forces Abroad: as by the account supra, p. cxxi 182,586 2 1
to John Howe, Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons: as per the account Ibid. 56,022 13 4
238,608 15 5
tallies on the Continued Impositions [as by 7 Anne, c. 31]:
to James Brydges, Paymaster of the Forces Abroad: as per the account supra, p. cxxvii 43,367 11 7
to John Howe, Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons: as per the account Ibid. 58,266 12
101,634 4
Carried forward to p. cxxxii £1,926,442 15
£ s. d. £ s. d.
Brought forward 442,252 19 3
out of tallies on the Land Tax or Twelfth 4s. Aid anno 1709.
by [issued to] the Treasurer of the Navy on the Navy Ordinary, 9,593l. 2s. 0d.; and for account of Wages, 87,772l. 2s. 2d.; and for account of Victualling, 51,634l. 15s. 10d.; and for account of Wear and Tear, 110,000l.; and for account of Marines under the pay of Walter Whitfeild, to the head of Wages, 11,000l. 270,000 0 0
by [issued to] the Treasurer of the Ordnance: for account of Land Services of the Ordnance 20,000 0 0
by [issued to] James Brydges, Paymaster of the Forces Abroad: for account of the 40,000 men, 129,200l. 0s. 0d.; and for account of the 10,000 Additional Forces, 14,800l. 0s. 0d.; and for account of the 1,081,083l. 0s. 4d. for Spain and Portugal, 128,280l. 0s. 0d.; and for account of Subsidies, to wit, for the Duke of Savoy on his ordinary Subsidy, 19,625l. 291,905 0 0
by [issued to] John How, Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons: for account of Guards and Garrisons, 39,704l. 13s. 0d.; and for account of the 5,000 men in Sea Service, 10,295l. 7s. 0d. 50,000 0 0
by [issued to] Thomas Micklethwaite, Esq., Treasurer for Transports: upon account for the Transport service 17,000 0 0
648,905 0 0
out of Tallies on Malt anno 1709.
by [issued to] James Brydges, Paymaster of the Forces Abroad: for account of the 40,000 men, 22,999l. 13s.d.; and for account of the 10,000 Additional Forces, 3,684l. 8s. 0d.; and for account of the 220,000l. for augmenting Troops, 21,523l. 16s.d.; and for account of Subsidies, to wit, the Duke of Savoy on his ordinary Subsidy, 18,000l.; and for account of the sum of 301,748l. 7s. 11¼d. for Extraordinaries, 82,134l. 3s.d.; and for pay to the General Officers in Flanders anno 1708 and 1709, 6,093l. 10s. 0d. 154,435 10
by issued to John How, Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons: for account of Guards and Garrisons 7,210 5 1
161,645 15 10½
out of Tallies on the Continued Impositions and Duties anno 1709.
by [issued to] James Brydges, Paymaster of the Forces Abroad: for account of the 301,748l. 7s. 11¼d. for Extraordinaries 43,367 11 7
by [issued to] John How, Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons: for account of Guards and Garrisons, 50,474l. 4s.d.; for account of the 5,000 men in Sea Service, 5,967l. 8s.d.; for account of Invalids, 1,825l. 0s.d. 58,266 12
101,634 4
total of payments out of tallies carried forward to p. cxxxiii £1,354,437 19 4
£ s. d. £ s. d.
Brought forward 1,926,442 15
£1,926,442 15
Summary account of Parliamentary votes for the services compared with the actual grants of Supply] for the year 1709.
The sums voted, addressed for or enacted upon account of Public Services in the Session of Parliament begun the 16th day of November 1708 and ended 21 April 1709.
£ s. d.
27 Nov. 1708:
for the 40,000 men employed in [Navy or] the Sea Service, including 8,000 Marines at 4l. a man per month for 13 months, including the Ordnance for Sea Service 2,080,000 0 0
for the Ordinary of the Navy 120,000 0 0
for maintaining the 40,000 men to act in conjunction with the Allies 901,827 13 6
for maintaining the Additional Forces of 10,000 men 177,511 3 6
for her Majesty's proportion of the charge of maintaining 3,000 Palatines 34,251 13 4
for the like for the 4,639 Saxons 43,251 12 6
for the like for Bothmar's Regiment of Dragoons 9,269 16 6
16 Dec. 1708:
for augmenting the Troops to act with her Majesty's Allies in Flanders 220,000 0 0
5 Feb. 1708–9:
for Guards and Garrisons and [Chelsea Hospital] Invalids, including 5,000 men to serve on board the Fleet 549,235 12
for Land Services of the Office of Ordnance 180,000 0 0
for one year's interest of the [Army and Transport] debentures charged on Irish [land] Forfeitures 49,310 4 10½
for circulating the old Exchequer Bills for another year 3,500 0 0
Carried forward to p. cxxxiv £4,368,157 16 11¼
£ s. d. £ s. d.
Brought forward 1,354,437 19 4
By Remains of tallies [struck] for uses to be appointed in the hands of the respective Treasurers and Paymasters at Michaelmas 1709.
for the year 1705.
tallies for Reversionary Annuities, in the hands of the Treasurer of the Navy 53,753 0 0
for the year 1708.
tallies on the Land Tax, in the hands of Thomas Micklethwaite, Esq. 44,821 8
tallies on Malt in the hands of John How, Esq. 20,187 0 1
ditto in the hands of Thomas Micklethwaite, Esq. 40,000 0 0
tallies on the Half Subsidies, in the hands of the Treasurer of the Navy 44,095 3 3
ditto in the hands of the Treasurer for Transports 29,687 10
for the year 1709.
tallies on the Land Tax, in the hands of the Treasurer of the Navy 120,497 14
ditto in the hands of John How, Esq., Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons 70,000 0 0
ditto in the hands of James Brydges, Paymaster of the Forces Abroad 6,000 0 0
ditto in the hands of the Treasurer of the Ordnance 66,000 0 0
tallies on Malt in the hands of John How, Paymaster of Guards and Garrisons 48,812 8 3
ditto in the hands of James Brydges, Paymaster General of the Forces Abroad 28,150 11
572,004 16
£1,926,442 15
For the year 1709.
The Grants in Parliament towards satisfying the Public Services per contra: with the [anticipated or supposed] value of those Grants as Estimated by Parliament. £ s. d.
the Land Tax of 4s. per £ for one year from 25 March 1709, as by 7 Anne, c. 1, chargeable with Loans transferred as per contra and with so much more in further [or new] Loans at 5 per cent. as shall not [in all] exceed 1,880,000 0 0
the Duties on Malt, Mum. Cider and Perry [continued] for one year from 23 June 1709 by 7 Anne, c. 3: chargeable with Loans transferred as per contra and with so much more in [further or new] Loans at 6 per cent. as shall not exceed [in all] 650,000 0 0
the money advanced by the Bank of England on [the top of] their former Fond 400,000 0 0
the Exchequer Bills to be made forth and issued in pursuance of the Act 7 Anne, c. 30, for enlarging the Capital Stock of the Bank of England: for her Majesty's Supply 2,500,000 0 0
the Act for Continuing several Subsidies, Impositions and Duties from 1 August 1714 to 1 August 1716 as by 7 Anne, c. 31: chargeable with Loans at 6 per cent. for 645,000 0 0
the further supply in Exchequer Bills by a clause in the last mentioned Act [7 Anne, c. 30] if agreed to by the Bank on or before 31 Dec. 1709 612,739 0 0
6,687,739 0 0
balance is the difference between the estimated value of the Grants and the sum total of the Public Services, the said Services exceeding the Grants according to the estimated value by 25,906 5
Carried forward to p. cxxxv £6,713,645 5
£ s. d.
Brought forward £4,368,157 16 11¼
8 Feb. 1708–9:
for maintaining the Forces in her Majesty's pay to serve in Spain and Portugal 1,081,083 0 4
for transporting Land Forces 144,000 0 0
17 Feb. 1708–9:
for her Majesty's proportion of Subsidies to the Allies 553,845 14 4
for Extraordinary charges of the war not before provided for by Parliament 301,748 7 11¼
[Services provided for by or] pursuant to [prior] Acts of Parliament or special clauses contained therein.
to pay debentures in Scotland for fish and flesh exported which was cured with foreign salt imported [into Scotland] before the Union 28,452 19 7
for Foreign Salt remaining in hand unemployed which was imported before the Union and should be delivered [as hereby paid for] to the proper officers in Scotland before 1 June 1709 23,299 15 0
Memorandum. the Commissioners of the Customs in Scotland have orders to deliver over the salt bought as aforesaid to the Commissioners of the Victualling here [in London] for her Majesty's service in that [Victualling] Office.
for pay to the General Officers serving in Flanders in the years 1708 and 1709 according to the stations in which they served 6,093 10 0
for discount [rebate] allowed to the Bank [of England] at the rate of 6 per cent. per an. upon the [prepayment of the] 400,000l. paid by them upon their former Fond and for the enlargement of their term as by the Act 7 Anne, c. 30 46,512 16 9
the Loans on the Duties on Malt anno 1707 which on the 20th day of January 1708–9 remained unsatisfied [and which] are made good by being transferred to the Register for Loans on Malt anno 1709 and which amounted to 134,565 0 10
likewise the Loans which remained unsatisfied on the 20 Dec. 1708 upon the Land Taxes for the years 1700, 1701 and 1703 and which are made good by being transferred to the Register for Loans on the Land Tax for the year 1709: and which are as followeth: viz.
£ s. d.
on the Second 2s. Aid or Land Tax for the year 1700 (Principal money) 12,733 6 8
on the Two Thirds of the Fourth 3s. Aid pro anno 1701 9,753 12 0
on the Sixth 4s. Aid pro anno 1703 3,399 5 0
25,886 3 8
£6,713,645 5
£ s. d.
Brought forward £6,713,645 5
£6,713,645 5
Debtor.
The Exchequer [in account] to the Fond for paying 184,242l. 14s. 0d. per an. in Annuities purchased anno 1706 as by 4–5 Anne, c. 18.
£ s. d.
to cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1708 61,400 15
£ s. d.
to the One Third Tonnage, for the neat produce thereof in the year ended at Michaelmas 1709 as per the account supra, p. lxvi 75,338 8 9
to the Duties on Coals, Culme and Cynders, for the neat produce thereof in the year ended at Michaelmas 1709 as per the account supra, p. lxvi 133,833 12
209,172 1
£270,572 16 10¼
Creditor. £ s. d.
by paid on the Annuities per contra which continue for 99 years from 25 March 1706 185,324 4 0
£ s. d.
by rewards to officers [of the Exchequer] and incident charges in paying and accompting: viz.
to the Auditor of the Receipt at 410l. per an. for [transacting] the business of those Annuities 410 0 0
more to ditto for examining vouchers and examining and securing out cash at 500l. per an. 500 0 0
to the Clerk of the Pells on 320l. per an. for [carrying on] the business of these Annuities 320 0 0
to the four Tellers of the Receipt on 240l. per an. for the like 240 0 0
to Samuel Edwin, Esq., Usher of the [Receipt of the] Exchequer, for necessaries supplied 312 16
to William Clayton for reward and charges in paying and accompting for the [rebate] moneys allowed to the Contributors [the subscribers or purchasers of the Annuities] for prompt payment 157 10 0
1,940 6
187,264 10
by cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1709 of the One Third Tonnage and Poundage 13,612 13
of the Duties on Coals, Culme &c. 69,695 12 9
83,308 6
£270,572 16 10¼
Debtor.
The Exchequer [in account] to the Fond for paying 72,187l. 10s. 0d. per an. in Annuities purchased anno 1707 as by the Act 6 Anne, c. 2.
£ s. d.
to cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1728 35,171 4
£ s. d.
to sundry Overplus or Surplus moneys applicable to these Annuities till Michaelmas 1710: viz.
of the 9d. Excise for Annuities and Survivorships [to wit the Surplus as at [or] on 24 June 1709 as by the account supra, p. lxxxi 14,613 10
of the Five Sevenths' 9d. Excise for the Bank [to wit the Surplus as at or] on 1 June 1709 as by the account supra, p. lxxxi 8,697 14
of the Two Sevenths of the same 9d. Excise [being] for Annuities [to wit the Surplus as at or] on 25 March 1709 as by the account supra, p. lxxxi 5,798 0
of the 9d. Excise for the Million Lottery Tickets [to wit the Surplus as at or] on 25 March 1709 as by the account supra, p. lxxix 9,812 13
38,921 18
to the 36s. per barrel of Sweets [sweet wines]: for the neat produce thereof in the year ended at Michaelmas 1709 as per the account supra, p. lxxxvi 450 13 4
to sundry Duties and Revenues applied to aid the present Deficiency of the Fonds for paying these Annuities within the time of this account: viz.
out of Revenues unappropriated.
Plantation Duties [as by 25 Car. II., c. 7] 77 10 0
25 per cent. on French goods 2 10 0
80 0 0
out of Revenues applicable to the Civil Government.
the Hereditary and Temporary Excise 2,000 0 0
Additional Tonnage and Poundage 964 12 6
Seizures p. xcvii 100 0 0
3,064 12 6
£77,688 8
The Exchequer [in account] to the Fond for paying 40,000l. per an. on the First Act, 6 Anne, c. 39, for Sale of Annuities anno 1708.
£ s. d.
to cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1708, being part of the Contribution money [for the said Annuities] 100,000 0 0
£100,000 0 0
Creditor.
Per Contra. £ s. d.
by paid on the Annuities per contra which continue for 99 years from 25 March 1707 72,172 7 6
£ s. d.
by cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1709:
of the Surplus of the 9d. Excise for Annuities and Survivorships 5,302 18
of the Duties on Sweets [Wines] 213 3
5,516 1
£77,688 8
£ s. d.
by paid on the Annuities per contra which continue for 99 years from 25 March 1708 85,927 11
Memorandum: by a clause in the Act for Continuing the Duties on Malt for the year 1709 the purchasers of these Annuities are allowed all their quarterly payments between Xmas 1708 and 30 Sept. 1710 to be paid by way of advance [of purchase money] deducting an interest [rebate] of 4 per cent. per an. for the uses of that Act upon every the quarterly payments so to be advanced.
balance in cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1709: which includes 1,674l. 6s.d. gained by deductions for the interest upon the quarterly payments advanced as aforesaid 14,072 8
£100,000 0 0