Churchwardens' accounts: 1550-1

Pages 391-392

The Medieval Records of A London City Church St Mary At Hill, 1420-1559. Originally published by Trübner, London, 1905.

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[a.d. 1550–1.

Edmund Candish Wardens]
William Steven

(fn. 1) The accompte of Edmond Candishe, beyng Churchwarden with William Stevyn for one hole yere, that is to say, from Mihelmas in the yere of our lord god a thousand fyve hunderd and fiftie vnto Mihelmas Anno domini Ml. vc lj.

The receites.

Receyued for one hole yeris rent for the bell at the tower hill xl s
* * * * *
Receyued of Peter Bate for his mothers Pytt and for the cloth for lyeng vpon hir iiij s
* * * * *
(fn. 2) Receyued for the cloth lent for Olyver Whithedes buriall xij d

* * * * *

The Paymentes.

Paid to sir Iohn Shorpyn, priste, for his hole yeris wages iij l'i xiij s iiij d
* * * * *
(fn. 3) Paid for a scrow to syng on ij d
Paid to Pasmer and Shottisham for the laystall xvj d
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[A conclusion, in a different handwriting, is dated Dec. 7th, 1553. Overleaf, 744, is a similarly dated note.]


  • 1. leaf 742.
  • 2. leaf 742, back.
  • 3. leaf 743.