The household below stairs: Porters at the Pavilion at Brighton and St James's Park

Office-Holders in Modern Britain: Volume 11 (Revised), Court Officers, 1660-1837. Originally published by University of London, London, 2006.

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'The household below stairs: Porters at the Pavilion at Brighton and St James's Park', Office-Holders in Modern Britain: Volume 11 (Revised), Court Officers, 1660-1837, (London, 2006), pp. 557. British History Online https://www.british-history.ac.uk/office-holders/vol11/p557 [accessed 25 June 2024].

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Porters at the Pavilion at Brighton 1812–1837

The two porters at the Pavilion at Brighton were appointed by the lord steward and made £38 per annum apiece. (fn. 1)

1812 19 Feb. Long, G.
1812 19 Feb. Mort, A.
1813 10 Apr. Weaver, J.
1830 15 Feb. Mort, J.
1837 1 Jan. Cocking, J.

Underkeeper [Keeper of the Park Gate] of St. James's Park 1660–1685

The underkeeper of St. James's Park was appointed by the lord steward. He was paid £40 per annum. (fn. 2)

1660 ? Aug. Baggot, J.
1679 10 Jan. Price, G.

Porter's Man occ. 1702

This position paid board wages of £10 per annum. (fn. 3)

1702 1 July Bellasis, R.

Footnotes

  • 1. LS 2/38.
  • 2. LS 13/252, f. 45v.
  • 3. LS 13/43, f. 14v.