Revenue Account
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STATEMENT OF REVENUE AND EXPENDITURE FROM MICHAELMAS 1715 TO MICHAELMAS 1716.

Records of the Treasury Accounts, General, Yearly [T.30] Vol. 5.

AN ABSTRACT OF THE ACCOMPT OF THE REVENUES OF THE CROWN, TAXES AND MONIES BORROWED FOR ONE ENTIRE YEAR FROM MICHAELMAS 1715 TO MICHAELMAS 1716.

BRANCH ANALYSIS.

FONDS FOR MEETING DEFICIENCIES.

The several Fonda hereunder mentioned continued by an Act [1] Geo. 1 [st. 2, c. 21 (fn. 1) ] for Ever.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1715:
for the Second General Mortgage, 1 Anne [1 Anne, c. 7]:
of the New Customs
2,74319
for the Third General Mortgage 5 Anne [6 Anne, c. 27]:
of the Impositions on Tobacco
3,12862
for the Fourth General Mortgage, 6 Anne [6 Anne, c. 73]:
of the Impositions on Wines and Vinegar
1,871378/4
for the Fifth General Mortgage, 7 Anne [7 Anne, c. 31]:
of the Impositions on Wines and Vinegar
3,31553
of the Impositions on Tobacco6,8216
of the Duties on East India Goods8,20049
of the Additional Impositions4,34668
of the Duty on Whale Fins2,3566
25,039910
(total remaining 32,782l. 18s. 11d.)
To Receipts on the respective Grants 28 Sept. 1715 to 28 Sept. 1716:
on the Grant 1 Anne which determined 1 Aug. 1710:
for Wines and Vinegar:
Xmas quarter 1715
1269
Ladyday quarter 1716514
177134
for Tobacco:
Xmas quarter 1715
5553
Ladyday quarter 17163,3961410
Midsummer quarter 17161,0339
and on the part of Scotland:
Ladyday quarter 1716
421
4,48911
(total for England 4,485l. 9s.d.)
for the Additional Impositions:
Xmas quarter 1715
273
for Whale Fins:
Xmas quarter 1715
7147
Midsummer quarter 1716090
837
(total on the Grant 1 Anne 4,677l. 15s.d.)
on the Grant 5 Anne [6 Anne, c. 27] which determined 1 Aug. 1714:
for Wines and Vinegar:
Xmas quarter 1715
6412
Ladyday quarter 1716259132
324511½
for Tobacco:
Xmas quarter 1715
10653
Ladyday quarter 1716282141
Midsummer quarter 1716132142
521136
for the Additional Impositions:
Xmas quarter 1715
1214
for Whale Fins:
Xmas quarter 1715
163
(total on the Grant 5 Anne 860l. 0s. 5d.)
on the Grant which determined 1 Aug. 1714 [6 Anne, c. 73]:
for Wines and Vinegar:
Xmas quarter 1715
2711611½
Ladyday quarter 171625417
Midsummer quarter 171615817
Michaelmas quarter 1716
and on the part of Scotland:
Ladyday quarter 1716
31111
6893
(total for England 685l. 11s. 10½d.)
for Tobacco:
Xmas quarter 1715
2,098148
Ladyday quarter 17163,99918
Midsummer quarter 17162,056911
Michaelmas quarter 1716497176
8,6530
for East India Goods:
Xmas quarter 1715
20183
Ladyday quarter 17166654
Michaelmas quarter 171616000
24737
for Additional Impositions:
Xmas quarter 1715
16482
Ladyday quarter 171613275
296157
(total on the Grant which determined 1 Aug. 1714 [6 Anne, c. 73] 9.886l. 3s. 3d.)
on the Grant which determined 1 Aug. 1716 [7 Anne, c. 31]:
for Wines and Vinegar:
Xmas quarter 1715
10,494153
Ladyday quarter 171650,423144
Midsummer quarter 171655,188911
Michaelmas quarter 171621,89752
and on the part of Scotland:
Ladyday quarter 1716
7814
138,7859
(total for England 138,004l. 4s. 8d.)
for Tobacco:
Xmas quarter 1715
7,554110
Ladyday quarter 171610,50510
Midsummer quarter 171618,2432
Michaelmas quarter 171650,77749
and on the part of Scotland:
Ladyday quarter 1716
1512
87,0961
(total for England 87,080l. 8s. 11d.)
for East India Goods:
Xmas quarter 1715
31,5103
Ladyday quarter 17164,3095
Midsummer quarter 171635,41856
Michaelmas quarter 17164,1576
and on the part of Scotland:
Ladyday quarter 1716
2081710
75,60318
(total for England 75,395l. 0s.d.)
for Additional Impositions:
Xmas quarter 1715
10,912410½
Ladyday quarter 17169,992188
Midsummer quarter 171612,32815
Michaelmas quarter 171610,43521
and on the part of Scotland:
Ladyday quarter 1716
8819
43,7580
(total for England 43,669l. 1s. 0d.)
for Whale Fins:
Xmas quarter 1715
3,00717
Ladyday quarter 17161,33413
Midsummer quarter 17161,777172
Michaelmas quarter 171668574
6,805153
(total on the Grant which determined 1 Aug. 1716 [7 Anne, c. 31] 352,049l. 4s. 8d.)
on the Grant which continues these Duties from 1 Aug. 1716 For Ever [1 Geo. 1, St. 2, c. 21]:
Michaelmas quarter 1716:
for Wines and Vinegar
10,86044
for Tobacco2,08700
for East India Goods5,684120
for Additional Impositions3,60815
for Whale Fins57914
22,81912
£423,075155
[Summary—Remains 28 Sept. 171532,7821811
On the Grant 1 Anne4,67715
On the Grant 5 Anne86005
On the Grant 6 Anne9,88633
On the Grant 7 Anne352,04948
On the Grant 1 Geo. I22,81912
£423,075155]
Discharge or Creditor.
By paid at the Receipt of the Exchequer towards satisfying Principal and Interest on the Act 5 Anne [6 Anne, c. 27], the loans thereupon being made for the service of the year 1707 and called the Third General Mortgage:
for Principal
20000
for Interest30151
230151
By paid at the Receipt of Exchequer towards satisfying Principal and Interest on the Act 6 Anne [c. 73], the loans thereupon being made for the year 1708 and called the Fourth General Mortgage:
for Principal
1,10000
for Interest38129
1,138129
By paid at the Receipt of Exchequer towards satisfying Principal and Interest on the Act 7 Anne [c. 31], the loans thereupon being made for the service of the year 1709 and called the Fifth General Mortgage:
for Principal
230,890121
for Interest13,68458
244,574179
By paid at the Receipt of Exchequer towards satisfying Principal and Interest on the Act 8 Anne [c. 14], the loans thereupon being made for the service of the year 1710 and called the Sixth General Mortgage:
for Principal
6,05000
for Interest6,091141
12,141141
258,085198
By paid the Governor and Company of Merchants trading to the South Seas152,00000
Balance in cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1716:
for the Second General Mortgage 1 Anne:
New Customs
2,74319
for the Third General Mortgage, 5 Anne:
Tobacco
2,897111
for the Fourth General Mortgage 6 Anne:
Wines and Vinegar
7321010¾
for the Fifth General Mortgage 7 Anne:
Wines and Vinegar
5,103165
for the South Sea Company:
Wines and Vinegar
235111½
Tobacco773155
East India Goods3121
Whale Fins144143
Additional Impositions4652
1,511181
(total remains 28 Sept. 1716, 12,989l. 15s. 9d.)
£423,075155

By an Act 3 Anne [3 and 4 Anne, c. 18]

THE CONTINUED DUTIES ON LOW WINES AND OTHER PARTICULARS AS BELOW: THE NEW ADDITIONAL DUTIES ON COFFEE, TEA AND SPICES: THE NEW ADDITIONAL DUTIES OF 15l. PER CENT. ON CALICOES AND CHINA WARES: THE NEW ADDITIONAL DUTIES OF 4l. PER CENT. ON UNRATED DRUGS (the last three arc continued by an Act 6 Anne [c. 50] to 24 June 1714).

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1715 on the Duty on Coffee before 24 June 17143,1026
To Money received at the Exchequer between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
Low Wines before 24 June 1710:
Xmas quarter 1715
Coffee, Tea etc. from 24 June 1710 to 24 June 1714:
Xmas quarter 1715
918
Additional Coffee etc., from 24 June 1710 to 24 June 1714:
Xmas quarter 1715
220010½
229198
£3,3326
Discharge or Creditor.
By Principal repaid in further part of 700,000l.50000
[By payment of] Interest at 6l. per cent.2,361107
2,861107
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171647015
£3,3326

ARREARS OF THE TONNAGE DUTIES ON SHIPS AND VESSELS WHICH CEASED 17 MAY 1696 [5 & 6 W. & M., c. 20].

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Receipts at the Exchequer:
Midsummer quarter 1716:
of the five sevenths Tonnage
4471
of the two sevenths Tonnage17151
£6222
Discharge or Creditor.
By Cash transferred to the General or Aggregate Fond for the Bank£6222

THE NEW SUBSIDY OF TONNAGE AND POUNDAGE GRANTED FROM 1 AUGUST 1714 [1 GEO. I, st. 1, c. 1] FOR THE KING'S LIFE.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Money received by Henry Ferne, Esq., late Receiver General of this Revenue, between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716 according to his Weekly Certificates in that behalf:
for the late Queen:
Xmas quarter 1715
7,2832
Ladyday quarter 17161,84711
Midsummer quarter 17163,06810
Michaelmas quarter 1716
12,1994
for his present Majesty:
Before Michaelmas 1715:
Xmas quarter 1715
29,845110
Ladyday quarter 17167,9562
Midsummer quarter 171614,8660
Michaelmas quarter 171645000
53,117134
Since Michaelmas 1715:
Xmas quarter 1715
43,76510
Ladyday quarter 171650,112911
Midsummer quarter 171677,022193
Michaelmas quarter 17167,8402
178,74114
£244,05718
Discharge or Creditor.
By paid by the Receiver General of this Revenue according to their (sic) Weekly Certificates:
for the Civil List:
to His Royal Highness the Prince; out of Revenue since Michaelmas 1715
30,75000
for Management:
for Drawbacks on Debentures and Allowances on damaged Goods; out of the late Queen's Arrears
8,89215
for ditto; out of Revenue before Michaelmas 171530,48517
for ditto; out of Revenue since Michaelmas 171514,44618
for accompt of Salaries; out of Revenue before Michaelmas 171537100
for ditto; out of Revenue since Michaelmas 171587100
for accompt of Incidents; out of Revenue before Michaelmas 171537518
for ditto; out of Revenue since Michaelmas 1715763187
55,0908
[By paid] into the Exchequer according to the said Certificates:
for the Civil List:
before 1 Aug. 1714:
Xmas quarter 1715
3,30687
since 1 Aug. 1714:
Xmas quarter 1715
19,01510
Ladyday quarter 171687616
Midsummer quarter 17161,87605
Michaelmas quarter 171645000
22,21873
since Michaelmas 1715:
Xmas quarter 1715
31,962194
Ladyday quarter 171630,02715
Midsummer quarter 171662,861180
Michaelmas quarter 17167,8402
132,692147
(total paid into the Exchequer according to the said Certificates, 158,217l. 10s. 5d.)
£244,05718

THE SAME SUBSIDY OF TONNAGE AND POUNDAGE FOR THE KING'S CIVIL LIST.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Money received by Horatio Walpole and Francis Hawes, Esquires, Receivers General of this Revenue between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716 according to their Weekly Certificates in that behalf:
Michaelmas quarter 1716:
for the late King
1,00000
for the late Queen4000
for His present Majesty, before Michaelmas 171544203
for His present Majesty, since Michaelmas 171591,4446
92,926611½
Discharge or Creditor.
By paid by the Receivers General of this Revenue according to their Weekly Certificates:
for the Civil List:
to His Royal Highness the Prince; out of Revenue since Michaelmas 1715
9,25000
for Management:
for Drawbacks on Debentures and Allowances on damaged goods; out of the late King's Arrears
33019
for ditto; out of the late Queen's Arrears4000
for ditto; out of Revenue before Michaelmas 171544203
for ditto; out of Revenue since Michaelmas 171510,80917
for accompt of Salaries; out of ditto12100
11,635610
[By paid] into the Exchequer according to the said Certificates:
Michaelmas quarter 1716:
Arrears due before 8 March 1701–2
6690
Revenue since Michaelmas 171571,371197
72,0410
£92,926611½

THE NEW SUBSIDY OF TONNAGE AND POUNDAGE CONTINUED FROM 1 AUGUST 1714 FOR THE KING'S LIFE.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1715:
for the King's Civil List
17,34414
To Receipts at the Exchequer for the neat produce of this Revenue between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
of Arrears due before 1 Aug. 1714:
Xmas quarter 1715
3,30687
on growing Revenue, since 1 Aug. 1714:
Xmas quarter 1715
19,01510
Ladyday quarter 171653538
Midsummer quarter 17162,2171211
Michaelmas quarter 171645000
22,2187
on growing Revenue since Michaelmas 1715:
Xmas quarter 1715
31,7811911½
Ladyday quarter 171626,127103
Midsummer quarter 171658,1568
Michaelmas quarter 171679,02362
195,08951
and on the part of Scotland:
of Arrears due before 1 Aug. 1714:
Ladyday quarter 1716
127120
on growing Revenue, since 1 Aug. 1714:
Ladyday quarter 1716
36512
492132
(total of Arrears due before 1 Aug. 1714, 3,434l. 0s. 7d.; total on growing Revenues since 1 Aug. 1714 22,583l. 8s.d.; total Receipts at the Exchequer 221,106l. 14s.d.)
£238,45185
Discharge or Creditor.
By paid at the Receipt of Exchequer for the Civil List:
before Michaelmas 1715:
to Bodville, Earl of Radnor, Treasurer of His Majesty's Chamber, upon account
1,779150
to William, Lord Cadogan, Master of the Robes, upon account2,50000
to Conyers D'Arcy and Francis Negus, Commissioners for executing the Office of Master of the Horse90000
to Foreign Ministers on their Ordinary and Extraordinary [Allowances]4,7481811¾
to Fees and Salaries3,54910
to Pensions and Annuities15000
to His Royal Highness the Prince's Treasurer10,00000
to several as of His Majesty's Royal Bounty1,81000
to James Stanhope, Esq., a Principal Secretary of State, for Secret Service75000
to Casper Frederick Hennyng, Esq., for His Majesty's Privy Purse1,148111¼
to Contingencies of divers natures10,4060
37,7411611½
since Michaelmas 1715:
to Francis, Earl of Godolphin, Cofferer of the Household, upon account
90000
to Bodville, Earl of Radnor, Treasurer of His Majesty's Chamber, upon account17,958311
to John, Duke of Montague, Master of the Great Wardrobe, upon account6,63218
to William, Lord Cadogan, Master of the Robes, upon account4,6541510
to Charles Dartiquenave, Esq., Paymaster of the Works, upon account70000
to Charles, Duke of Somerset, for the Extraordinaries of the Stables, upon account4,00000
to Foreign Ministers on their Ordinary and Extraordinary [Allowances]27,89941
to Fees and Salaries33,5260
to Pensions and Annuities7,822170
to Pensions and Bounties payable per William Clayton, Esq.21,37269
to His Royal Highness the Prince10,00000
to several as of His Majesty's Royal Bounty8,609211
to Lord Townshend, a Principal Secretary of State, for Secret Service1,50000
to James Stanhope, Esq., another, for the like90000
to William Smith, Esq., Paymaster of the Band of Gentlemen Pensioners3,00000
to Casper Frederick Hennyng, Esq., for His Majesty's Privy Purse11,34418
to Jewels or Presents to Foreign Ministers4,128110
to Samuel Smithen, Esq., His Majesty's Goldsmith, for Plate1,698161
to Contingencies of divers natures22,240910½
188,888311¼
(total paid for the [King's] Civil List, 226,630l. 0s. 10¾d.)
out of the late Queen's Arrears:
to Conyers D'Arcy and George Fielding, late Commissioners for Executing the Office of Master of the Horse, upon account
927150
to Foreign Ministers on their Ordinary and Extraordinary [Allowances]1,00000
to Fees and Salaries12359
to Edward Nicholas, Esq., for Bounties and Charities73838
to Contingencies of divers natures644162
3,43407
(total paid for the [King's] Civil List and out of the late Queen's Arrears, 230,064l. 1s.d.)
By Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1716:
of Revenue before Michaelmas 1715
2,1865
of Revenue since Michaelmas 17156,2011
8,387611¼
£238,45185

[9 Wm. III, c. 13.]

ARREARS OF THE DUTIES ON COALS, AND CULM GRANTED FOR FIVE YEARS FROM 15 MAY 1698.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.
To Money received at the Exchequer:
Xmas quarter 1715
£48176
Discharge or Creditor.
By Cash transferred to the General or Aggregate Fond for the Bank£48176

[1 Anne, st. 2, c. 4.]

ARREARS OF THE DUTIES ON COALS, CULM AND CINDERS GRANTED FOR FIVE YEARS FROM 14 MAY 1703.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Moneys received at the Exchequer:
Xmas quarter 1715
34531
Ladyday quarter 17165000
£39531
Discharge or Creditor.
By Cash transferred to the General or Aggregate Fond for the Bank34531
By Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 17165000
£39531

[4 & 5 Anne, c. 18.]

ARREARS OF THE DUTIES ON COALS, CULM AND CINDERS FROM 14 MAY 1708 TO 30 SEPT. 1710

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Moneys received at the Exchequer:
Xmas quarter 1715
425187
Midsummer quarter 171626910
£45285
Discharge or Creditor.
By Cash transferred to the Fond for Annuities purchased anno 1706£45285

PLANTATION DUTY GRANTED 25 CAR. II, [c. 7].

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Moneys received at the Exchequer:
Xmas quarter 1715
50097
Michaelmas quarter 171614140
£51537
Discharge or Creditor.
By Cash transferred to the General or Aggregate Fond for the Bank£51537

THE DUTIES ON FOREIGN SAILCLOTH [12 ANNE, c. 12].

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171593117
To Money received there:
Xmas quarter 1715
6147
Ladyday quarter 171623411
Midsummer quarter 171648619
Michaelmas quarter 17165041011
1,8408
£1,9340
Discharge or Creditor.£s.d.
By [paid] the Earl of Carnarvon for Arrears to Her late Majesty's Forces while Paymaster93117
By Cash transferred to the General or Aggregate Fond for the Bank1,8408
£1,9340

PRIZE DUTY FROM THE PLANTATIONS.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 17151,461410
To Money received there:
Xmas quarter 1715
6882
Michaelmas quarter 17161,11020
1,7984
£3,259811½
Discharge or Creditor.
By Interest on Debentures made out for the Sufferers at Nevis and St. Christopher's1,461410
By Cash transferred to the General or Aggregate Fond for the Bank1,7984
£3,259811½

THE ONE-THIRD ADDITIONAL SUBSIDY OF TONNAGE AND POUND. AGE CONTINUED 4 ANNE [4 & 5 ANNE, c. 18] FOR 98 YEARS FROM 8 MARCH 1706–7.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Receipts at the Exchequer:
Xmas quarter 1715
19,0792
Ladyday quarter 171613,087511
Midsummer quarter 171623,8907
Michaelmas quarter 171630,2724
86,3290
and on the part of Scotland:
Ladyday quarter 1716
11312
£86,442129
Discharge or Creditor.
By Cash transferred to the Fond for Annuities purchased anno 1706£86,442129

Anno 1711.

[9 Anne, c. 6]

THE SUBSIDY OF TONNAGE AND POUNDAGE AND OTHER DUTIES ON GOODS EXPORTED, REVIVED AND CONTINUED FOR 32 YEARS FROM 8 MARCH 1710–11.

THE DUTIES ON COALS, CULM AND CINDERS GRANTED FOR THE SAME TIME; ADDITIONAL DUTIES ON CANDLES FOR THE SAME TIME FROM 25 MARCH 1711.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer, 28 Sept. 171586,85815
To Receipts, Michaelmas 1715 to Michaelmas 1716:
on Goods exported:
Xmas quarter 1715
10,7710
Ladyday quarter 17165,44012
Midsummer quarter 17167,510710½
Michaelmas quarter 171612,0705
35,79254
on the Duty on Coals etc.:
Xmas quarter 1715
11,5141110
Ladyday quarter 17164,66583
Midsummer quarter 171618,26216
Michaelmas quarter 171624,001102
58,4446
on the Additional Duty on Candles:
Xmas quarter 1715
11,87706
Ladyday quarter 171624,348171
Midsummer quarter 171614,4324
Michaelmas quarter 17167,0582
57,71645
and on the part of Scotland:
on Goods exported:
Ladyday quarter 1716
109136
on the Duty on Coals etc.:
Ladyday quarter 1716
18150
on the Additional Duty on Candles:
Xmas quarter 1715
498810½
62617
(total on Goods exported 35,901l. 18s. 10d.; total on the Duty on Coals 58,463l. 1s.d.; total on the Additional Duty on Candles 58,214l. 13s.d.; total Receipts as above 152,579l. 13s. 7d.)
£239,438811½
Discharge or Creditor.
By [paid] William Thomas, Esq., late Paymaster of the Lottery for 1,500,000l. anno 171179,5563
By [paid] Sir Andrew Chadwick, Kt., present Paymaster of the said Lottery, upon account78,00000
157,5563
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171681,88257
£239,438811½

THE 25l. PER TON ON FRENCH WINES IMPORTED IN PURSUANCE OF THE ACT [9 ANNE, c. 8] WHICH TAKES OFF THE PROHIBITION OF IMPORTATION.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1715733106
To Money received there:
Xmas quarter 1715
5,30613
Ladyday quarter 171611,1602
Midsummer quarter 171620,23117
Michaelmas quarter 171610,728310½
47,426178
and on the part of Scotland:
Ladyday quarter 1716
9316
(total Receipts 47,520l. 14s.d.)
£48,254411½
Discharge or Creditor.
By [paid] the Earl of Carnarvon for Arrears due to her late Majesty's Forces whilst Paymaster733106
By Cash transferred to the General or Aggregate Fond for the Bank47,52014
£48,254411½

[8 Anne, c. 12]

THE ADDITIONAL EXCISE OF 3d. PER BARREL GRANTED 8 ANNE FOR 32 YEARS FROM 25 MARCH 1710.

THE ADDITIONAL DUTIES ON PEPPER, RAISINS, SPICES, SNUFFS FOR THE SAME LENGTH OF TIME FROM 6 FEBRUARY, 1709–10.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171545,0411211
To Receipts there, between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
on the Additional 3d. Excise:
Xmas quarter 1715
13,5755
Ladyday quarter 171613,48841
Midsummer quarter 171615,46510
Michaelmas quarter 171615,6036
58,132511½
and on the part of Scotland:
Midsummer quarter 1716
64830
58,780811½
on Pepper, Raisins:
Xmas quarter 1715
6,19612
Ladyday quarter 17165,29718
Midsummer quarter 171610,87121
Michaelmas quarter 17162,58919
24,9551211½
and on the part of Scotland:
Xmas quarter 1715
1,04000
Ladyday quarter 1716037
25,99516
(total Receipts 84,776l. 5s. 6d.)
£129,817185
Discharge or Creditor.£s.d.
By paid on Annuities for 32 years from Michaelmas 1710, amounting to 81,000l. per an.80,21350
By Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171649,604135
£129,817185

THE TWO THIRDS ADDITIONAL SUBSIDY OF TONNAGE AND POUND. AGE CONTINUED [BY AN ACT 7 ANNE, c. 30] FROM 8 MARCH 1711–12 FOR EVER.

THE DUTIES ON COFFEE, TEA, CHOCOLATE, SPICES, PICTURES ETC.; AND THE ADDITIONAL DUTIES ON COFFEE, TEA, CHOCOLATE, SPICES, PICTURES ETC.; THE FURTHER RATES ON CALICOES, CHINA WARES AND DRUGS [CONTINUED BY THE SAID ACT 7 ANNE, c. 30] FROM 23 JUNE 1714 FOR EVER.

THE HALF SUBSIDY OF TONNAGE AND POUNDAGE GRANTED [BY THE SAID ACT 7 ANNE, c. 30] FROM 1 AUGUST 1714 FOR EVER.

[The above are all absorbed into the Aggregate Fund by 1 Geo. I, st. 2, c. 12].

THE DUTIES ON HOPS CONTINUED FROM 1 AUGUST 1715 FOR EVER [1 GEO. I, st. 2, c. 12].

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1715:
of the Two-thirds Tonnage and Poundage for the Aggregate Fond for the Bank (see page xc)
8,0300
of the Duty on Coffee, etc. for ditto2,6241511½
of the Additional Duty on Coffee for ditto3411
of [the Duty] of 15l. per cent. on Muslins etc. for ditto7163
of the Half Subsidy of Tonnage and Poundage for ditto25,17269
36,1760
To Money received there between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
on the Two-thirds Tonnage:
Xmas quarter 1715
16,9751910
Ladyday quarter 171621,64842
Midsummer quarter 171630,525210
Michaelmas quarter 171624,432170
93,582310
and on the part of Scotland:
Ladyday quarter 1716
15914
on the Duty on Coffee etc.:
Xmas quarter 1715
6,244110½
Ladyday quarter 17167,04477
Midsummer quarter 17167,55914
Michaelmas quarter 17166,77316
27,6220
on the Additional Duty on Coffee etc.:
Xmas quarter 1715
1,60910
Ladyday quarter 171616,11213
Midsummer quarter 17162,53821
Michaelmas quarter 171620,709199
40,97059
on the 15l. per cent. duty on Muslins:
Xmas quarter 1715
113
Ladyday quarter 17165,17711
Midsummer quarter 17160100
Michaelmas quarter 171621,9189
27,10713
on the Duty on Hops:
Xmas quarter 1715
3181210½
Ladyday quarter 17161,37511
Midsummer quarter 171635,293511
Michaelmas quarter 17162,069310
39,056140
on the Half Subsidy since July 1714:
Xmas quarter 1715
17,1848
Ladyday quarter 171613,605179
Midsummer quarter 171636,680171
Michaelmas quarter 171654,88861
122,3599
and on the part of Scotland:
Ladyday quarter 1716
19210
(total Receipts 351,050l. 11s.d.)
£387,2261110¾
Discharge or Creditor.
By Cash transferred to the General or Aggregate Fond for the Bank£387,2261110¾

[8 Anne, c. 10].

THE DUTIES OF 3s. PER CHALDRON ON COALS, CULM ETC. FOR 32 YEARS FROM MICHAELMAS 1710.

THE ADDITIONAL RATES ON HOUSES FOR WINDOWS GRANTED FOR THE SAME TIME.

Charge or Creditor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 17155,08415
To Money received there between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
on the Duties on Coals:
Xmas quarter 1715
17,73333
Ladyday quarter 17167,24610
Midsummer quarter 171627,168150
Michaelmas quarter 171635,515171
87,664511½
and on the part of Scotland:
Ladyday quarter 1716
271411½
87,692011
on the Duties on Houses:
Xmas quarter 1715
7,842114
Ladyday quarter 17165,90038
Midsummer quarter 171616,33237
Michaelmas quarter 17168,64285
38,71770
(total Receipts 126,409l. 7s. 11d.)
£131.4943
Discharge or Creditor.£s.d.
By [paid] Sir John Humble, Bt., Paymaster of the Lottery for 1,500,000l. anno 1710130,82500
By Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 17166693
£131,4943

THE DUTY OF 25l. PER TON ON FRENCH PRIZE WINES GRANTED 6 ANNE [c. 73] FROM 15 MARCH 1707–8 DURING THE WAR.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.
To Money received at the Exchequer:
Xmas quarter 1715
54514
Discharge or Creditor.
By Cash transferred to the General or Aggregate Fond for the Bank54514

THE HALF SUBSIDY OF TONNAGE AND POUNDAGE CONTINUED [BY AN ACT 6 ANNE, c. 48] FOR 96 YEARS FROM 31 JULY 1712.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Money received at the Exchequer between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
Xmas quarter 1715
17,18483
Ladyday quarter 171613,60517
Midsummer quarter 171636,680171
Michaelmas quarter 171654,88862
122,3599
and on the part of Scotland:
Ladyday quarter 1716
19210
£122,555200
Discharge or Creditor.
By Cash transferred to the Fond for paying 80.000l. per an. in Annuities purchased Anno 1708£122,55200

THE HEREDITARY AND TEMPORARY EXCISE.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Cashier's hands 28 Sept. 1715:
For the late Queen
13915
For his Majesty00
139151
To Money received by the said Cashier between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716 according to his Weekly Certificates in that behalf:
For the late Queen:
Xmas quarter 1715
280
Ladyday quarter 1716105
Midsummer quarter 17162311
Michaelmas quarter 17161715
7913
For His present Majesty; arrears due before Michaelmas 1715:
Xmas quarter 1715
61,67419
Ladyday quarter 17161,67418
Midsummer quarter 17162079
Michaelmas quarter 17161854
63,742118
For His present Majesty; Growing Revenue since Michaelmas 1715:
Xmas quarter 1715
52,18772
Ladyday quarter 1716111,56012
Midsummer quarter 1716134,11911
Michaelmas quarter 1716121,5230
419,39012
(total Receipts 483,212l. 17s. 0d.)
£483,352121
Discharge or Creditor.
By paid the Cashier of this Revenue according to his Certificates in that behalf:
for the Civil List; out of Arrears due before Michaelmas 1715:
to the Duke of Northumberland on his pension of 3,000l. per an.
75000
to the Duke of Cleveland, the like 3,000l. per an.75000
to the Earl of Grantham, the like 2,000l. per an.1,00000
to the Countess of Granville and John, Lord Gower, the like 3,000l. per an.1,50000
4,00000
for the same; Revenue since Michaelmas 1715:
to His Royal Highness, George Prince of Wales
41,25000
to the Duke of Northumberland on his pension of 3,000l. per an.2,25000
to the Duke of Cleveland, the like 3,000l.2,25000
to the Earl of Grantham, the like 2,000l. per an.1,00000
to the Countess of Granville and John, Lord Gower, the like 3,000l. per an.1,50000
to the Duke of Grafton, the like, 2,000l. per an.1,50000
to the Duchess Dowager of Grafton, the like 1,000l. per an.75000
9,25000
(total for the Civil List, excluding the Prince of Wales, 13,250l.)
for account of Management as to so much of the Charge thereof as is borne out of this Branch of Excise and brought to account as paid in the said Weekly Certificates:
before 1 Aug. 1714:
for Salaries to Officers
610
for Incident charges26
for Drawbacks and Exportations221510½
311210¼
before Michaelmas 1715:
for Salaries to Officers
1,0260
for Incident Charges1,190101
for Drawbacks and Exportations12613
2,343311
since Michaelmas 1715:
for Salaries to Officers
12,056410½
for Incident Charges1,5626
for Drawbacks and Exportations5618
13,6759
(total for account of Management, 16,050l. 6s.d.)
[By paid] into the Exchequer according to the said Certificates:
for the Civil List:
before 1 Aug. 1714:
Ladyday quarter 1716
10000
before Michaelmas 1715:
Xmas quarter 1715
31,09313
Ladyday quarter 17166421310
Midsummer quarter 171640000
Michaelmas quarter 171615000
32,2867
More in Xmas and Ladyday quarters, being for so much taken from the Hereditary and Temporary Excise after Michaelmas 1715 to recoup what had been paid into the Exchequer out of Arrears before Michaelmas to answer sundry weekly Payments of 3,700l. incurred after Michaelmas 171528,7431010
61,02918
since Michaelmas 1715:
Xmas quarter 1715
10,59712
Ladyday quarter 171623,0760
Midsummer quarter 171667,598199
Michaelmas quarter 171657,842910
159,11526
(total for the Civil List, 220,245l. 0s.d.)
for the 3,700l. per week:
before Michaelmas 1715:
Xmas quarter 1715
25,0431010
since Michaelmas 1715:
Xmas quarter 1715
23,05692
Ladyday quarter 171648,10000
Midsummer quarter 171648,10000
Michaelmas quarter 171648,10000
192,40000
(total paid into the Exchequer 412,645l. 0s.d.)
Balance remains in the Cashier's hands 28 Sept. 1716:
for the late Queen's Arrears
8715
for the King's Civil List:
before Michaelmas 1715
699
since Michaelmas 171500
6996
(total Balance 157l. 4s. 10¾d.)
£483,352121

THE EXCHEQUER FOR THE WEEKLY SUM OF 3,700l. OUT OF THE HEREDITARY AND TEMPORARY EXCISE, IS

Debtor.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171590,9371310½
To the sum total of the weekly payments certified by the Cashier of Excise actually to be made there between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716192,40000
£283,3371310½
Creditor.£s.d.
By paid at the Receipt of Exchequer:
on Annuities for one life
14,287176
ditto for two lives7,50300
ditto for three lives2,074134
ditto for 99 years125,77113
149,637310½
to Rewards:
to the Auditor of the Receipt
59000
to the Clerk of the Pells28000
to the Four Tellers56000
1,43000
to the Bankers' Annuities redeemable by Parliament39,31689
190,38312
Balance is Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171692,95413
£283,3371310½

THE EXCHEQUER FOR THE HEREDITARY AND TEMPORARY EXCISE PAID IN THERE FOR THE CIVIL GOVERNMENT IS

Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1715:
for the King's Civil List
31,22912
for the late Queen's Debts12420
for the Civil List Lottery16,00000
47,35314
To the sum total of the payments actually made at the Exchequer by the Cashier of Excise between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
of Arrears for the late Queen's Debts
10000
for His Majesty's Civil List; of Revenue before Michaelmas 171563,1336
for ditto; of Revenue since Michaelmas 1715156,68213
219,9151911
£267,26914
Creditor.£s.d.£s.d.
By paid at the Receipt of Exchequer:
for the Civil List:
out of Revenue before Michaelmas 1715:
to the Earl of Godolphin, Cofferer of the Household, upon account
6,2883
to Bodville, Earl of Radnor, Treasurer of the Chamber, upon account1,78876
to William Cadogan, Esq., Master of the Robes, upon account1,11000
to Charles Dartiquenave, Esq., Paymaster of the Works, upon account70000
to Foreign Ministers on their Ordinary and Extraordinary Allowances8,188126
to Fees and Salaries17,3963
to Pensions and Annuities4,224142
to French Protestants per William Clayton, Esq.7,50000
to His Royal Highness the Prince's Treasurer10,00000
to His Royal Highness the Prince5,00000
to sundry persons as of His Majesty's Royal Bounty3,63000
to the Duke of Montross, a Principal Secretary of State, for Secret Service3390
to the Lord Townshend, another, for ditto75000
to William Lowndes, Esq., for His Majesty's Secret Service20000
to Casper Frederick Henning, for His Majesty's Privy Purse5,00000
to Jewels, or Presents in lieu of Jewels, to Foreign Ministers48326
to Samuel Smithen, Esq., His Majesty's Goldsmith, for Plate2,59692
to Contingencies4,0685
79,26219
for Public Services:
out of Revenue before Michaelmas 1715:
to Thomas Burdus, Esq., Paymaster of the Civil List Lottery anno 1713
30,75000
110,01219
for the Civil List:
out of Revenue since Michaelmas 1715:
to the Earl of Godolphin, Cofferer of the Household, upon account
41,99812
to John, Duke of Montague, Master of the Great Wardrobe, upon account7,2369
to Charles, Duke of Somerset, for the extraordinaries of the Stables, upon account5,00000
to Conyers D'Arcy and Francis Negus, Esquires, Commissioners for executing the Office of Master of the Horse, upon account4,30000
to Foreign Ministers on their Ordinary and Extraordinary Allowances8,0721711½
to Fees and Salaries16,075129
to Pensions and Annuities9,668114
to Pensions and Bounties per William Clayton, Esq.1,15000
to sundry persons as of His Majesty's Royal Bounty3,522110
to William Lowndes, Esq., for His Majesty's Secret Service10,45503
to Casper Frederick Henning for His Majesty's Privy Purse12,50000
to Jewels, or Presents in lieu of Jewels to Foreign Ministers45700
to Contingencies6,5881711½
127,0254
for Public Services:
out of Revenue since Michaelmas 1715:
to Thomas Burdus, Esq., Paymaster of the Civil List Lottery, anno 1713
4,25000
131,2754
(total of the Civil List and Public Services, 241,288l. 3s. 4d.)
out of Arrears for the late Queen's Debts:
to Pensions and Annuities
5000
to Thomas Coke, Esq., as of Her late Majesty's Royal Bounty5000
to a contingent expense12420
22420
Balance is Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1716:
of Revenue before Michaelmas 1715
35000
of Revenue since Michaelmas 17159,4079
for the Civil List Lottery16,00000
25,7579
£267,26914

ARREARS OF SUNDRY BRANCHES OF EXCISE LONG SINCE DETERMINED.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1715, of the One-Third Excise5430
To Arrears received there in the Xmas quarter 1715, of the Hereditary and Temporary Excise for the late King's debts214
£5617
Discharge or Creditor.
By Cash remaining in the Exchequer, 28 Sept. 1716:
of the One-third Excise
5430
of Hereditary and Temporary Excise for the late King's debts214
£5617

THE HEREDITARY 9d. [PER BARREL] EXCISE COMMENCING 17 MAY 1696.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1715:
on the two-sevenths Excise for Annuities
24,5501510½
on the five-sevenths Excise for the Bank of England5,393710½
29,94439
on the two-sevenths Excise for the King's Civil List as directed by Parliament and is the overplus of this Fund computed on 24 June 171413,699104
43,643141
To Money received there between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
on the two-sevenths Excise:
Xmas quarter 1715
9,77411
Ladyday quarter 17169,8638
Midsummer quarter 171611,349310
Michaelmas quarter 171611,450136
42,437174
and on the part of Scotland:
Xmas quarter 1715
55813
Ladyday quarter 17163368
Midsummer quarter 171610719
43,137163
on the five-sevenths Excise:
Xmas quarter 1715
24,4369
Ladyday quarter 171624,65812
Midsummer quarter 171628,37306
Michaelmas quarter 171628,626147
106,094168
and on the part of Scotland:
Xmas quarter 1715
1,396130
Ladyday quarter 17168368
Midsummer quarter 17162691710½
107,84414
(total Receipts 150,982l. 10s.d.)
£194,6264
Discharge or Creditor.
By paid at the Receipt of Exchequer:
out of the five-sevenths Excise:
to the Bank of England on 100.000l. per an.
105,00000
out of the two-sevenths Excise:
to sundry persons on Annuities for one, two and three lives
34,37470
for Rewards to Officers: to the Auditor of the Receipt on 150l. per an.15000
34,52470
surplus on the five-sevenths Excise:
transferred to the General or Aggregate Fond for the Bank
6,164152
surplus on the two-sevenths Excise:
transferred to ditto
5,81311
11,9786
for the Civil List:
surplus on the two-sevenths Excise:
to Bodville, Earl of Radnor, Treasurer of the Chamber, upon account
2661511¼
to Foreign Ministers on their Ordinary and Extraordinary Allowances1,37218
to Fees and Salaries5,24000
to His Royal Highness the Prince's Treasurer5,72416
to William Lowndes, Esq., for His Majesty's Secret Service1,00000
to Contingencies94198
13,699104
(total paid at the Exchequer 165,202l. 3s. 11½d.)
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1716:
of the five-sevenths Excise for the Proprietors of Annuities
2,073611
of the two-sevenths Excise for the Bank of England27,350138
29,42407
£194,6264

[5 W. & M., c. 7]

THE 9d. PER BARREL EXCISE FOR 16 YEARS FROM 17 MAY 1697.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Money received at the Exchequer between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
Scotland:
Xmas quarter 1715
1,95561
Ladyday quarter 1716116134
Midsummer quarter 171644940
Michaelmas quarter 1716
2,52135
England:
Xmas quarter 1715
36,28611
Ladyday quarter 171636,0641411½
Midsummer quarter 171642,20619
Michaelmas quarter 171643,581136
158,1391810½
£160,6612
Discharge or Creditor.
By Cash transferred to the Fond for Annuities, purchased anno 1706£160,6612

[4 W. & M., c. 3]

THE ADDITIONAL 9d. PER BARREL EXCISE FOR 99 YEARS FROM 25 JANUARY 1692–3.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1715:
for Annuities
60,74917
for the King's Civil List as directed by Parliament and is the overplus of this Fond computed on 24 June 171423,40044
84,1501
To Money received there between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
Scotland:
Xmas quarter 1715
1,9556
Ladyday quarter 1716116134
Midsummer quarter 171637830
2,4502
England:
Xmas quarter 1715
34,211010½
Ladyday quarter 171634,5220
Midsummer quarter 171639,72246
Michaelmas quarter 171640,07780
148,532141
(total Receipts 150,982l. 16s.d.)
£235,13218
Discharge or Creditor.
By [paid] on Annuities at 14l. per cent.122,004150
More at 7l. per cent. with the advantage of survivorship7,50217
129,50712
By Rewards to Officers:
to the Auditor of the Receipt
50000
to the Clerk of the Pells40000
to the Four Tellers30000
1,20000
By Cash transferred to the General or Aggregate Fond for the Bank15,46922
for the Civil List:
to Bodville, Earl of Radnor, Treasurer of the Chamber, upon account
2324
to Conyers D'Arcy and George Fielding, Commissioners for executing the Office of Master of the Horse2,291810
to John, Duke of Montague, Master of the Great Wardrobe, upon account393010
to Charles Dartiquenave, Paymaster of the Works, upon account457100
to Foreign Ministers on their Ordinary and Extraordinary Allowances3,23700
to Fees and Salaries1,79714
to Pensions and Annuities1,00000
to several as of His Majesty's Royal Bounty628166
to His Royal Highness the Prince's Treasurer9,97800
to Charles, Lord Viscount Townshend, a Principal Secretary of State, for Secret Service75000
to Contingencies2,63493
23,40044
(total payments 169,576l. 18s.d.)
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1716 for Annuities65,555197
£235,13218

ARREARS OF THE DUTIES ON MALT, MUM, CYDER AND PERRY.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer, 28 Sept. 1715:
on Malt anno 1712
53640
on Malt anno 17131,08337
on Malt anno 171426,040810¼
27,65916
To Receipts at the Exchequer, for Arrears between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
on the Grant 9 Anne [c. 3] pro anno 1711. Midsummer quarter 1716
301140
on the Grant 10 Anne [c. 7] pro anno 1712:
Michaelmas quarter 1716
20000
on the Grant 11 Anne [12 Anne, c. 2] pro anno 1713:
Michaelmas quarter 1716
30000
on the Grant 12 Anne [13 Anne, c. 2] pro anno 1714:
Xmas quarter 1715
11,6090
Ladyday quarter 17162,98538
Midsummer quarter 1716171148
Michaelmas quarter 171630000
15,06518
(total Receipts 15,867l. 12s.d.)
£43,5279
Discharge or Creditor.
out of Malt 1714:
By [repayment of] Principal of Loans on Malt 1712 transferred to Malt 1714
30000
By [payment of] Interest on ditto loans21120
321120
By [repayment of] Principal of Loans on Malt 1714 after the said transfer30,3524
By [payment of] Interest on ditto Loans6,843177
37,1961
out of Malt 1712:
to the Earl of Lincoln, Paymaster of Guards Garrisons etc.
53640
out of Malt 1713:
to the Earl of Carnarvon for Arrears to Her late Majesty's Forces
1,08337
(total payments made out of Duties on Malt 39,137l. 1s.d.)
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1716:
of Malt 1711
301140
of Malt 171220000
of Malt 171330000
of Malt 17143,5881311¼
4,390711¼
£43,5279

[6 Anne, c. 2]

THE 36s. PER BARREL SWEETS GRANTED FOR 99 YEARS FROM 24 MARCH 1706–7.

THE DUTIES ON LOW WINES AND SPIRITS OF THE FIRST EXTRACTION FOR 96 YEARS FROM 23 JUNE 1710.

THE DUTIES ON HAWKERS AND PEDLARS AND PETTY CHAPMEN FOR 96 YEARS FROM 23 JUNE 1710.

THE STAMP DUTIES ON VELLUM, PARCHMENT AND PAPER FOR 96 YEARS FROM 31 JULY 1710.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Receipts at the Exchequer between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
on the Duties on Sweets:
Xmas quarter 1715
5823
Ladyday quarter 1716208
Midsummer quarter 1716486
Michaelmas quarter 1716462
17219
on the Duties on Low Wines:
Xmas quarter 1715
7,951165
Ladyday quarter 17166,6740
Midsummer quarter 17168,73115
Michaelmas quarter 17168,8531
32,21013
and on the part of Scotland; Low Wines:
Xmas quarter 1715
630
Midsummer quarter 171615130
7813
on the Duties on Hawkers and Pedlars:
Xmas quarter 1715
1,00000
Ladyday quarter 171650000
Michaelmas quarter 17165,50000
7,00000
on Stamp Duties:
Xmas quarter 1715
7,014511
Ladyday quarter 17167,96211
Midsummer quarter 17169,611116
Michaelmas quarter 17169,09416
33,68353
(totals for the several quarters, including Scotland, Xmas 1715, 16,087l. 5s.d.:
Ladyday 1716, 15,156l. 19s.d.; Midsummer 1716, 18,407l. 6s. 1d.; Michaelmas 1716, 23,494l. 0s.d.)
£73,14511
Discharge or Creditor.
By Cash transferred to the Fond for Annuities purchased anno 1707£73,14511

THE 12d. PER BUSHEL ON SALT GRANTED 7 & 8 Wm. III [c. 31] FOR EVER.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1715:
for the South Sea Company
9,93810
for the First General Mortgage1,66603
11,60410
To Receipts there:
Xmas quarter 1715
16,365116
Ladyday quarter 17162,78433
Midsummer quarter 17164,20117
Michaelmas quarter 171626,11241
49,46316
and on the part of Scotland:
Midsummer quarter 1716
1,58500
51,04816
£62,65367
Discharge or Creditor.
By [paid] the English Company of Merchants trading to the South Seas50,19000
By [payment of] Interest of Loans on Sixth General Mortgage anno 171010,665150
60,855150
By Remains at Michaelmas 1716:
for the South Sea Company
131114
for the First General Mortgage1,66603
1,797117
£62,65367

[9 Wm. III, c. 44 and c. 25]

THE 28d. PER BUSHEL [ON] SALT GRANTED FROM 25 DECEMBER 1699 FOR EVER, WITH THE ADDITIONAL STAMP DUTIES FROM 1 AUGUST 1698.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171510,6383
To Receipts there:
on the Salt Duties:
Xmas quarter 1715
38,18668
Ladyday quarter 17166,4651
Midsummer quarter 17169,732162
Michaelmas quarter 171660,9440
115,32848
on the Stamp Duties:
Xmas quarter 1715
7,9582
Ladyday quarter 17168,5270
Midsummer quarter 17169,78070
Michaelmas quarter 17169,6417
35,90616
(total Receipts 151,235l. 1s.d.)
£161,87350
Discharge or Creditor.
By paid the English Company of Merchants trading in a Joint Stock to India on 160,000l. per an.£161,87350

10 Anne [c. 18] pro anno 1712

THE DUTIES ON PRINTED, PAINTED, STAINED AND DYED CALICOES, LINENS AND STUFFS FOR 32 YEARS FROM 20 JULY 1712.

DUTIES ON SOAP GRANTED FOR 32 YEARS FROM 10 JUNE 1712.

DUTIES ON PAPER GRANTED FOR 32 YEARS FROM 24 JUNE 1712.

NEW STAMP DUTIES ON SURRENDERS, RESIGNATIONS, TRANSFERS, NEWSPAPERS AND PAMPHLETS FOR 32 YEARS FROM 1 AUGUST 1712.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171538,27318
To Receipts there between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
on Soap, Paper, etc.:
Xmas quarter 1715
29,3433
Ladyday quarter 171624,3621211
Midsummer quarter 171636,025176
Michaelmas quarter 171635,9710
125,702142
and on the part of Scotland:
Xmas quarter 1715
8000
Ladyday quarter 171681710½
To Penalties or Forfeitures on Soap Boilers
Michaelmas quarter 1716
74111½
125,865140
on Pamphlets:
Xmas quarter 1715
2,182100
Ladyday quarter 17161,7954
Midsummer quarter 17162,01218
Michaelmas quarter 17161,903104
7,89438
(total Receipts 133,759l. 17s. 8d.)
£172,0331511½
Discharge or Creditor.
By [paid] Thomas Jett, Esq., Paymaster of the Lottery for 1,800,000l. anno 1712137,00000
By Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171635,0331511½
£172,0331511½

[8 Anne, c. 5]

THE DUTIES ON CANDLES GRANTED FOR FIVE YEARS FROM 1 MAY 1710; WITH THE RATES ON MONIES GIVEN WITH APPRENTICES FOR THE SAME TIME.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 17151,73613
To Money received there between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
Duty on Candles:
Ladyday quarter 1716
094
and on the part of Scotland:
Xmas quarter 1715
488810½
48818
Rates on Monies given with Apprentices:
Xmas quarter 1715
4700
Michaelmas quarter 171624108
28808
(total Receipts 776l. 18s. 10½d.)
£2,51312
Discharge or Creditor.
By Principal repaid in further part of a Credit for 500,000l.40000
[By payment of] Interest on ditto at 6l. per cent.99019
1,39019
By Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 September 17161,1231010¼
£2,51312

[9 Anne, c. 15 as amended by 1 Geo. I, st. 2, c. 21]

THE DUTIES ON CANDLES GRANTED FROM 1 MAY 1715 FOR EVER: WITH THE RATES ON MONIES GIVEN WITH APPRENTICES FOR THE SAME TIME.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 17155,3350
To Money received there between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
Duty on Candles:
Xmas quarter 1715
11,9133
Ladyday quarter 171624,54340
Midsummer quarter 171614,44584
Michaelmas quarter 17167,04109
57,94216
and on the part of Scotland:
Xmas quarter 1715
11100
58,05316
Rates on Monies given with Apprentices:
Xmas quarter 1715
5681
Ladyday quarter 171657118
Midsummer quarter 171688525
Michaelmas quarter 171698619
3,0122
(total Receipts 61,065l. 18s. 9d.)
£66,40019
Discharge or Creditor.
By [paid] the Governor and Company of Merchants trading to the South Seas66,31000
By Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 17169019
£66,40019

[9 Anne c. 13]

THE DUTIES ON HOPS GRANTED FOR 4 YEARS FROM 1 JUNE 1711.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171584234
To Receipts there:
Xmas quarter 1715
7446
Ladyday quarter 17163545
Midsummer quarter 171620000
Michaelmas quarter 171610000
and on the part of Scotland:
Ladyday quarter 1716
2131
41220
£1,25454
Discharge or Creditor.
By Principal repaid in further part of a Credit for 180,000l.1,078130
[By payment of] Interest at 6l. per cent.75124
1,15454
By Cash transferred to the General or Aggregate Fund for the Bank10000
£1,25454

THE DUTIES ON HOUSES FOR WINDOWS CONTINUED BY AN ACT 5 ANNE [6 ANNE, c. 21] FROM 31 JULY 1710 FOR EVER.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 17153,15119
To Receipts there between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
Xmas quarter 1715
19,55289
Ladyday quarter 171621,9951110
Midsummer quarter 171631,73740
Michaelmas quarter 171629,93339
103,21884
£106,3707
Discharge or Creditor.
By [paid] the Bank of England on 106,501l. 13s. 5d. per an. being 6l. per cent. redeemable by Parliament on repaying 1,775,027l. 17s. 10½d. value in Exchequer Bills delivered up by them and cancelled106,3232
By [payment to] Nathaniel Tredcroft, Esq., Receiver of Taxes for the County of Sussex, in lieu of an Overpayment4750
£106,3707

10 Anne [c. 19] 1712.

ADDITIONAL DUTIES ON HIDES, SKINS ETC. GRANTED FOR 32 YEARS FROM 31 JULY 1712.

NEW DUTIES ON STARCH FOR 32 YEARS FROM THE SAME TIME.

DUTIES ON GILT AND SILVER WIRE FOR 32 YEARS FROM 1 AUGUST 1712.

DUTY OF 2s. 4d. ON EVERY POLICY OF INSURANCE FOR 32 YEARS FROM 1 AUGUST 1712.

AND NEW DUTIES ON COFFEE, TEA ETC. FOR 32 YEARS FROM 1 JULY 1712.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171563,5021311
To Money received there between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
on the Additional Duty on Hides:
Xmas quarter 1715
26,584123
Ladyday quarter 171622,80038
Midsummer quarter 171626,664191
Michaelmas quarter 171627,71518
103,764168
and on the part of Scotland:
Xmas quarter 1715
1,00400
Ladyday quarter 1716043
104,769011
on Wire and Starch:
Xmas quarter 1715
3,74016
Ladyday quarter 17162,280210½
Midsummer quarter 17163,0356
Michaelmas quarter 17164,387153
13,4441
and on the part of Scotland:
Michaelmas quarter 1716
207
13,4461
on Policies of Insurance:
Xmas quarter 1715
574171
Ladyday quarter 1716440010
Midsummer quarter 171645382
Michaelmas quarter 1716466160
1,93521
(total Receipts 120.150l. 4s.d.)
£183,65218
Discharge or Creditor.
By [paid] Ambrose Philips, Esq. Paymaster of the Class Lottery for 1,800,000l. anno 1712146,00615
By Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171637,64630
£183,65218

[9 Anne, c. 12 and c. 16]

THE DUTIES ON HIDES AND SKINS, TANNED, TAWED OR DRESSED AND ON VELLUM AND PARCHMENT FOR 32 YEARS FROM 24 JUNE 1711.

STAMP DUTIES ON CUSTOM DEBENTURES, BILLS OF LADING, ALMANACKS AND LICENCES FOR RETAILING WINE AND SELLING ALE FOR 32 YEARS FROM 1 AUGUST 1711.

THE DUTY OF 6d. PER PACK ON CARDS AND 5s. A PAIR ON DICE FOR 32 YEARS FROM 11 JUNE 1711.

THE WEEKLY SUM OF 700l. OUT OF THE POST OFFICE REVENUE FROM 29 SEPTEMBER 1711.

TWO HUNDRED LICENSED CHAIRS AT 10s. PER ANNUM. EACH FOR 32 YEARS FROM 24 JUNE 1711.

[EIGHT HUNDRED HACKNEY COACHES AT 5s. PER WEEK FOR 32 YEARS FROM 24 JUNE 1715.

THE DUTY OF 9s. PER TON ON ROCK SALT EXPORTED TO IRELAND FOR 32 YEARS FROM 11 JUNE 1711.]

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171569,04661
To Receipts:
on the Duty on Hides:
Xmas quarter 1715
24,26303
Ladyday quarter 171619,58917
Midsummer quarter 171618,590211
Michaelmas quarter 171626,09778
88,540711½
and on the part of Scotland:
Xmas quarter 1715
303100
Ladyday quarter 1716032
88,8441
ditto: on Stamps, Cards and Dice:
Xmas quarter 1715
2,32913
Ladyday quarter 17163,448183
Midsummer quarter 17163,64212
Michaelmas quarter 17162,35792
11,778132
ditto: on Rock Salt:
Xmas quarter 1715
30000
Midsummer quarter 171620000
Michaelmas quarter 171620000
70000
ditto: on Hackney [Coaches and] Chairs:
Xmas quarter 1715
1,00000
Ladyday quarter 17165,00000
Michaelmas quarter 17162,95200
8,95200
(total Receipts 110,274l. 14s.d.)
To the sum total of the weekly payments of 700l. actually made at the Exchequer by the Receiver General of the Post Office between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716, making 52 weeks36,40000
£215,7210
Discharge or Creditor.£s.d.
By [paid] John Dutton Colt, Esq., Paymaster of the Two Million Adventure anno 1711159,24405
By Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171656,4761911½
£215,7210

THE REVENUE OF THE POST OFFICE.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the hands of the Receiver General of this Revenue 28 Sept. 1715:
for the Civil List: before 1 Aug. 1714
224157
for ditto: since 1 Aug. 1714534178
759133
To Receipts per ditto Receiver for the gross produce of this Revenue between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
for the late Queen, arrears due before 1 Aug. 1714:
Xmas quarter 1715
17544
Ladyday quarter 17161753
19297
for His present Majesty, arrears due before Michaelmas 1715:
Xmas quarter 1715
9,84533
Ladyday quarter 17165,96583
Midsummer quarter 17161,155311
Michaelmas quarter 17161,42305
18,3881510
for His present Majesty, Revenue since Michaelmas 1715:
Xmas quarter 1715
15,73454
Ladyday quarter 171624,265198
Midsummer quarter 171625,323189
Michaelmas quarter 171626,230137
91,554174
(total Receipts 110,136l. 2s. 9d.)
£110,895160
Discharge or Creditor.
By paid by the Receiver General of this Revenue for the uses and services following according to his weekly certificates:
for the Civil List:
out of arrears due before Michaelmas 1715:
to William, Lord Cowper, Lord Keeper
1,00000
to the Dukes of Northumberland and Grafton1,17500
to the Earl of Rochester1,00000
to the Duke of Schonburgh1,00000
to the Duke of Marlborough1,25000
to William Brockett, Esq.50000
to the Duke of Grafton, Executor of the Duchess of Cleveland, in part of an arrears due at Xmas 170150000
6,42500
Revenue since Michaelmas 1715:
to William, Lord Cowper, Lord Keeper
2,50000
to the Dukes of Northumberland and Grafton3,52500
to the Earl of Rochester3,00000
to the Duke of Schonburgh3,50000
to the Duke of Marlborough3,75000
to William Brockett, Esq.30000
to the Duke of Grafton, Executor of the Duchess of Cleveland, in part of an arrears due at Xmas 17011,50000
18,07500
(total for the Civil List, 24,500l.)
for Management:
out of arrears due before Michaelmas 1715:
for Salaries to Officers and others
3,43129
for incident expenses2,244192
for charge of packet-boats1,33231
7,00850
Revenue since Michaelmas 1715:
for Salaries to Officers and others
7,26003
for incident expenses3,8361710
to letters returned244197
for charge of packet-boats2,844168
14,186144
(total for Management, 21,194l. 19s. 4d.)
into the Exchequer:
[for Public Services]:
the 700l. per week:
Xmas quarter 1715
9,10000
Ladyday quarter 17169,10000
Midsummer quarter 17169,10000
Michaelmas quarter 17169,10000
36,40000
for the Civil List:
arrears before 1 Aug. 1714:
Xmas quarter 1715
309164
Ladyday quarter 1716107810
41752
before Michaelmas 1715:
Ladyday quarter 1716
3,817170
Midsummer quarter 171650000
Michaelmas quarter 171670000
5,017170
since Michaelmas 1715:
Xmas quarter 1715
5,50000
Ladyday quarter 17164,47808
Midsummer quarter 17165,50000
Michaelmas quarter 17167,00000
22,47808
(total paid into the Exchequer 64,313l. 2s. 10d.)
Balance is the remains in the Receiver's hands at Michaelmas 1716:
of Revenue before Michaelmas 1715
472116
growing Revenue since Michaelmas 171541524
8871310
£110,895160

THE EXCHEQUER FOR THE REVENUE OF THE POST OFFICE PAID IN THERE FOR THE CIVIL LIST IS

Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1715, for the King's Civil List5,219143
To the sum total of the payments actually made at the Exchequer by the Receiver General of the Post Office between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
of arrears for the late Queen's debts
41752
for King's Civil List: of Revenue due before Michaelmas 17157,517170
for ditto: of Revenue since Michaelmas 171520,47808
28,413210
£33,632171
Creditor.
By Payments made to the several heads of the Civil List:
out of Revenue; before Michaelmas 1715:
to Charles Dartiquenave, Esq., Paymaster of the Works, upon account
3,317170
to Pensions and Annuities50000
to Bounties3,44410
to His Royal Highness the Prince's Treasurer4,2753
to contingencies50000
12,037113
out of Revenue; since Michaelmas 1715:
to Charles Dartiquenave, Esq., Paymaster of the Works upon accompt
4,08519
to Foreign Ministers on their Ordinary and Extraordinary [Allowances]1,80100
to Fees and Salaries3,237108
to Bounties2,9577
to Samuel Smithen, Esq., His Majesty's Goldsmith, for plate3,4991811
to James Stanhope, Esq., Secretary of State, for Secret Services75000
to contingencies68315
17,015114
(total out of Revenue 29,053l. 2s. 7d.)
out of arrears for the late Queen's Debts:
to Thomas Coke, Esq., Vice Chamberlain, on a Bounty allowed him by her late Majesty
107810
to Pensions and Annuities4800
to ditto paid by Edward Nicholas, Esq.261164
41752
(total payments 29,470l. 7s. 9d.)
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1716:
of Revenue due before Michaelmas 1715
70000
of growing Revenue since Michaelmas 17153,46294
4,16294
£33,632171

THE DUTY OF 4½ PER CENT. FROM BARBADOES AND THE LEEWARD ISLANDS

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 17156,70918
To Money received there between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
Xmas quarter 1715
3,26919
Midsummer quarter 17167,542138
Michaelmas quarter 171650000
11,3121211½
£18,02211
Discharge or Creditor
By Payments made:
to George, Viscount Dupplin, Assignee of the Earl of Kinoul, on a Perpetuity
1,00000
to William Matthew, Esq., Lieutenant Governor of St. Christopher's, on his allowance20000
to Daniel Smith, Esq., Governor of Nevis, on ditto20000
to Thomas Talmash, Esq., Lieutenant Governor of Montserat, on ditto22000
to Robert Lowther, Esq., Governor of the Island of Barbadoes, on ditto2,583116
4,203116
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171613,81819
£18,02211

[18 & 19 Car. II, c. 5 continued by 7 Anne c. 27 and 1 Geo. I, st. 2, c. 43.]

COINAGE DUTY FOR THE MINT BEING 10s. PER TON ON WINES IMPORTED.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Money received at the Exchequer between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
Scotland:
Ladyday quarter 1716
53910
England:
Xmas quarter 1715
2,73306
Ladyday quarter 17162,453141
Midsummer quarter 17163,29450
8,480197
£8,53495
Discharge or Creditor.
By [paid] Sir Isaac Newton, Kt., Master and Worker of His Majesty's Mint, upon account£8,53495

[5 & 6 Wm. & M., c. 22].

REVENUE BY LICENSING HACKNEY COACHES GRANTED FOR 21 YEARS FROM MIDSUMMER 1694.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.
To Money received at the Exchequer, Xmas quarter, 1715£7721910
Discharge or Creditor.
By Cash transferred to the General or Aggregate Fond for the Bank£7721910

ARREARS OF THE DUTIES ON MARRIAGES, BIRTHS, ETC. GRANTED 8 AND 9 WILLIAM [c. 20] FROM 1 MAY 1700 TO 1 AUGUST 1706.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 17151458
To Receipts:
Xmas quarter 1715
060
Ladyday quarter 171667165
Midsummer quarter 17161116
691311
£83197
Discharge or Creditor.
By Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1716£83197

THE FONDS GRANTED 7 AND 8 WILLIAM [c. 31] FOR CANCELLING EXCHEQUER BILLS ISSUED ANNO 1697.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1715£53118
Discharge or Creditor.
By Exchequer Bills cancelled:
for Principal
5500
for Interest388
938
By Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1716438101
£53118

SMALL BRANCHES AND CASUAL REVENUES.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1715:
out of Tenths of the Clergy
1,6612
out of Rent of the Savoy4,39585
out of Vaudois Money for building churches abroad1,00000
out of First Fruits49211
out of Seizures before 1 Aug. 171445134
out of Seizures since ditto622195
out of Sheriffs' Proffers since ditto068
out of Fines of Leases since ditto55800
out of Brewers' Forfeitures15955
out of Money levied on Mr. Mason1,319153
out of Imprest Money for prompt payment of Annuities3860
out of Imprest Money per Thomas Micklethwait, Esq.7,45000
out of ditto per Robert Walpole, Esq.3,97217
out of ditto per Earl of Torrington for the Civil List37138
out of Assiento Money per South Sea Company200
out of the Sale of Tin7,49202
29,59514
To Money arisen by Small Branches and Casualties between 28 Sept. 1715 and 28 Sept. 1716:
First Fruits (whereof by tallies of assignment 3,000l.)
4,72411
Tenths (whereof by tallies of assignment 5,700l.)8,005179
Alienations (whereof by tallies of assignment 1,000l.; since Michaelmas [1715])1,00000
Post Fines by the Farmers thereof (whereof by tallies of assignment 2,276l.; since Michaelmas [1715])2,27600
Revenue of Wine Licences (since Michaelmas [1715])3,00000
Sheriffs' Proffers (before Michaelmas [1715], 567l. 9s. 2d.; since Michaelmas [1715], 502l. 10s. 0d.)1,069192
Compositions (since Michaelmas [1715])1100
Seizures of Uncustomed and Prohibited Goods (before Michaelmas [1715], 2,319l. 9s.d.; since Michaelmas [1715], 16,048l. 13s. 4d.)18,3682
Land Revenue (before Michaelmas [1715], 616l. 16s. 8d.; since Michaelmas [1715], 10l.)626168
Fines of Leases (since Michaelmas [1715])1,68769
Profits of the Hanaper (whereof by tallies of assignment 37l. 4s. 7d.)3747
Imprest Money repaid per Edward Godfrey434110
Ditto per Henry Smith, Esq.2,30000
Rent of the Savoy Hospital74000
Sale of Foreign Salt in Scotland1,20000
Forfeitures for High Treason3,002120
Money paid per Securities of John Eversfield5,80000
Brewers' Forfeitures10191
Ditto from Scotland21010½
54,39612
of Arrears for the late Queen's Debts:
Sale of Tin
83,785311
Sheriffs' Proffers5174
Seizures of Uncustomed and Prohibited Goods8270
Duchy of Cornwall Revenue1,00000
Alienations30000
85,17383
Value of Timber delivered the Navy per the Surveyor of His Majesty's Woods, Trent South, in this year, according to his certificate in that behalf
£[169,1651411¼]
Discharge or Creditor.
By paid to the following uses, etc. to the King's Civil List:
to the Cofferer:
before Michaelmas 1715:
out of Proffers
51168
out of Seizures8221
8731710½
since Michaelmas 1715:
out of Seizures
4,600174
out of Fines of Leases58265
(total paid to the Cofferer 6,057l. 1s.d.)5,18339
to the Treasurer of the Chamber:
before Michaelmas 1715:
out of Proffers
137185
since Michaelmas 1715:
out of Proffers
342100
out of Compositions134
out of Land Revenue1000
(total paid to the Treasurer of the Chamber 491l. 11s. 9d.)353134
to the Paymaster of the Works:
since Michaelmas 1715:
out of Seizures
4,633119
to Foreign Ministers:
before Michaelmas 1715:
out of Proffers
1100
out of Land Revenue1000
2100
since Michaelmas 1715:
out of Proffers
13434
out of Wine Licences1,50000
out of Seizures1,358150
out of Fines of Leases13000
(total paid to Foreign Ministers 3,143l. 18s. 4d.3,122184
to Fees and Salaries:
before Michaelmas 1715:
out of Seizures
3833
since Michaelmas 1715:
out of Seizures
71150
out of Hanaper Profits3747
(total paid in Fees and Salaries 786l. 12s. 10d.)74897
to Pensions and Annuities:
since Michaelmas 1715:
out of First Fruits
3,00000
out of Tenths5,70000
out of Alienations1,00000
9,70000
to William Clayton, Esq. for Pensions etc.:
since Michaelmas 1715:
out of Seizures
42500
to Bounties:
before Michaelmas 1715:
out of Seizures
1051610½
out of Proffers7921
out of Torrington's Imprest37138
22212
since Michaelmas 1715:
out of Seizures
6143
out of Fines of Leases47534
(total paid in Bounties 1,311l. 19s. 4d.)1,0896
to the Prince of Wales' Treasurer:
before Michaelmas 1715:
out of Proffers
2200
to James Stanhope, Esq., for Secret Service:
before Michaelmas 1715:
out of Land Revenue
60000
to William Lowndes, Esq., for ditto:
before Michaelmas 1715:
out of Proffers
054
out of Seizures93111
93165
since Michaelmas 1715:
out of Proffers
25168
out of Seizures2,50000
out of Wine Licences1,50000
out of Compositions068
out of Fines of Leases22500
(total paid to William Lowndes 4,344l. 19s. 9d.)4,25134
to the Privy Purse:
before Michaelmas 1715:
out of Proffers
700
to His Majesty's Goldsmith for Plate:
before Michaelmas 1715:
out of Land Revenue
6134
to contingencies:
before Michaelmas 1715:
out of Proffers
258134
out of Fines of Leases55800
out of Seizures1,88216
out of Land Revenue034
2,69913
since Michaelmas 1715:
out of Fines of Leases
22000
out of Seizures533109
(total paid to contingencies 3,453l. 3s.d.)753109
(total for the King's Civil List 34,983l. 12s. 6d.) to the late Queen's Civil List:
to the Stables per Commissioners:
out of Duchy of Cornwall Revenue
1,00000
to Foreign Ministers:
out of the Sale of Tin
7,89000
to Fees and Salaries:
out of Proffers
040
out of Seizures11136
11176
to Pensions and Annuities:
out of Proffers
200
out of the Sale of Tin4,00000
4,00200
to Bounties:
out of Alienations
30000
out of Proffers0168
out of Seizures36110
out of the Sale of Tin35536
692112
to contingencies:
out of Seizures
791510
(total for the late Queen's Civil List, 13,676l. 4s. 6d.; total for the two Civil Lists 48,659l. 17s. 0d.)
for Public Services:
to John Aislabie for Bills on the Course of the Navy and Victualling:
out of Walpole's Imprest money
3,97217
More for Wear and Tear, anno 1716 being the value of Timber delivered out of His Majesty's Forests this year
[3,972176½]
to Harry Mordaunt, Esq., Treasurer of the Ordnance, for Land Services:
out of money paid per Securities of Charles Eversfield, Esq.
5,80000
to John Hill, Esq., Paymaster of Transports for that service:
out of Micklethwaite's Imprest money
6,574132
to Henry, Earl of Lincoln, Paymaster of the Guards and Garrisons for subsistence to the Forces in North Britain anno 1715:
out of Mason's Imprest money
1,319153
out of Micklethwaite's Imprest money875610
2,19521
to the Earl of Carnarvon for arrears to Land Forces:
out of Brewers' Forfeitures
15955
out of the Sale of Foreign Salt62600
78555
to the Commissioners of Enquiry, for Salaries and Incidents:
out of Forfeitures for Treason
2,00000
to Richard Hill and John Chetwyn, Esquires, for building the Vaudois Churches abroad:
out of Vaudois money
1,00000
to Loans on Tin:
out of [the Sale of] Tin:
Principal repaid
55,558110¾
Interest repaid1891211
55,74714
to Edward Elliot on accompt of the Tin affair:
out of the Sale of Tin
17,77610
to Farmers of the Post Fines in Defalcation of their Rent, being to make good so much of this Revenue as the Sheriffs receive and apply to their Accounts2,27600
transferred to the Aggregate Fond for the Bank:
out of Brewers' Forfeitures
122911½
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1716:
of Tenths of the Clergy
3,9670
of First Fruits2,21728
of Proffers before 1 Aug. 17142168
of Seizures since Michaelmas 171567110
of Fines of Leases since ditto54170
of Imprest money per Edward Godfrey434110
of Sale of Foreign Salt in Scotland for the late Queen's use57400
of the Rent of the Savoy Hospital5,13585
of Imprest money repaid for prompt payments of Annuities3860
of Assiento money200
of Forfeitures for Treason1,002120
of Sale of Tin5,5071411¾
of Imprest money repaid per Henry Smith2,30000
22,25542
£[169,1651411¼] (fn. 2)
[From the General Abstract pages xcix and cviii we obtain the following additional figures:
Charge or Debtor.£s.d.
Alienations; more being applied per the Receiver thereof2,046120
Discharge or Creditor.
For Public Services; at the Alienation Office—to the Duchess of St. Albans on her pension50000
to the charges of the Chancery Court, for one year1,546120
£2,046120
Thus this Account should balance at 171,212l. 6s.d.]

ARREARS OF DIVERS AIDS AND TAXES GRANTED BY PARLIAMENT.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1715:
of the Thirteenth 4s. Aid anno 1710
94186
of the Fourteenth 4s. Aid anno 1711 before 12 June 17141,05751
ditto for Principal and Interest1,488169
ditto for King's Civil List as directed by Parliament673144
(total of the Fourteenth 4s. Aid 3,219l. 16s. 2d.)
of the Fifteenth 4s. Aid anno 17123,1571
of the Third 2s. Aid anno 17138,37617
15,6953
to Arrears received there between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
on the First Poll anno 1688:
Ladyday quarter 1716
510
on the Second Quarterly Poll anno 1694:
Ladyday quarter 1716
11100
on the First Quarterly Poll anno 1692:
Ladyday quarter 1716
320
on the First 4s. Aid anno 1693:
Ladyday quarter 1716
218111
on the Third 4s. Aid anno 1695:
Ladyday quarter 1716
700
on the Fourth 4s. Aid anno 1696:
Ladyday quarter 1716
720
on the First 3s. Aid anno 1697:
Ladyday quarter 1716
20506
on the Additional 12d. Aid anno 1697:
Ladyday quarter 1716
040
on the Third Quarterly Poll anno 1698:
Ladyday quarter 1716
3900
on Subsidies and other Duties:
Ladyday quarter 1716
4103
Midsummer quarter 1716074
4177
on the Fifth 4s. Aid and Subsidies anno 1702:
Ladyday quarter 1716
3240
on Subsidies anno 1703:
Ladyday quarter 1716
540
on the Ninth 4s. Aid anno 1706:
Ladyday quarter 1716
274210½
on the Tenth 4s. Aid anno 1707:
Ladyday quarter 1716
3125
on the Eleventh 4s. Aid anno 1708:
Xmas quarter 1715
1,00000
Ladyday quarter 17161066
Midsummer quarter 17162,00000
Michaelmas quarter 17162,18823
5,2948
on the Twelfth 4s. Aid anno 1709:
Ladyday quarter 1716
550510
Midsummer quarter 1716501
Michaelmas quarter 171697013
1,5708
on the Thirteenth 4s. Aid anno 1710:
Xmas quarter 1715
15000
Ladyday quarter 171628992
Midsummer quarter 1716180
Michaelmas quarter 17162843
741135
on the Fourteenth 4s. Aid anno 1711:
Xmas quarter 1715
9430
Ladyday quarter 1716618154
Midsummer quarter 171682380
Michaelmas quarter 171654516
2,081710
on the Fifteenth 4s. Aid anno 1712:
Xmas quarter 1715
6582
Ladyday quarter 1716148187
Midsummer quarter 171674167
Michaelmas quarter 1716163120
1,0459
on the Third 2s. Aid anno 1713:
Xmas quarter 1715
3,55770
Ladyday quarter 17166,701178
Midsummer quarter 171638540
Michaelmas quarter 17162,3211810½
(total Arrears received, 24,516l. 7s.d. quarterly totals: Xmas, 5,459l. 12s.d.; Ladyday, 9,231l. 17s.d.; Midsummer, 3,351l. 17s. 10d.; Michaelmas, 6,474l. 19s. 6d.)12,9667
£40,211108
Discharge or Creditor.
By Principal repaid on the Fifteenth 4s. Aid anno 1712, out of the Fifteenth 4s. Aid30000
By [payment of] Interest on ditto at [6] per cent., out of ditto12188
312188
By Principal repaid on the Third 2s. Aid anno 1713, out of the Third 2s. Aid10,60000
By [payment of] Interest on ditto at [5] per cent., out of ditto908910
11,508910
[By paid] to Henry, Earl of Lincoln, Paymaster of the Guards Garrisons and for subsistence to the Forces in North Britain anno 1715, out of the Fourteenth 4s. Aid1,05751
[By paid] to the Earl of Carnarvon to repay sundry Receivers of Taxes the like sums advanced by them on accompt of Recruits, out of ditto137150
1,19501
[By paid] to ditto on the like accompt, out of the Fifteenth 4s. Aid1,54220
[By paid] to Bernard Hutchins, Esq., Receiver of Taxes for the County of Somerset in lieu of an overpayment, out of ditto14861
[By paid] to Sir Robert Harris, Kt., Receiver of Taxes for the County of Oxon. in lieu of an overpayment, out of ditto2,0660
3,7568
(total payments made 16,772l. 17s.d.)
By Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1716:
of the First Poll, anno 1688
510
of the First Quarterly Poll, anno 1692.320
of the First 4s. Aid, anno 1693218111
of the Second Quarterly Poll, anno 169411100
of the Third 4s. Aid, anno 1695700
of the Fourth 4s. Aid, anno 1696720
of the First 3s. Aid, anno 169720506
of the Additional 12d. Aid, anno 1698.040
of the Third Quarterly Poll, anno 1698.3900
of the Subsidies and other Duties4177
of the Fifth 4s. Aid, anno 17023240
of the Subsidies, anno 1703540
of the Ninth 4s. Aid, anno 1706274210½
of the Tenth 4s. Aid, anno 17073125
of the Eleventh 4s. Aid, anno 17085,2948
of the Twelfth 4s. Aid, anno 17091,5708
of the Thirteenth 4s. Aid, anno 1710.1,683111
of the Fourteenth 4s. Aid, anno 1711.3,43297
of the Fifteenth 4s. Aid, anno 17121334
of the Third 2s. Aid, anno 17139,83415
For the King's Civil List:
of the Fourteenth 4s. Aid anno 1711.
673144
23,43813
£40,211108

Pro Anno 1714 [13 Anne, c. 1].

THE FOURTH 2s. AID GRANTED FOR ONE YEAR FROM 25 MARCH 1714.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining at the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171521,3831311¼
To Receipts at the Exchequer, between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
on the part of Scotland:
Xmas quarter 1715
4,50000
Ladyday quarter 17161,00000
Midsummer quarter 17162,20000
Michaelmas quarter 17161,00000
8,70000
on the part of England:
Xmas quarter 1715
58,0089
Ladyday quarter 171627,556134
Midsummer quarter 171619,40016
Michaelmas quarter 17164,7783
109,744110½
(total Receipts 118,444l. 1s. 10½d.)
£139,82715
Discharge or Creditor.
By [repayment of] Principal of Loans registered on this Aid128,306170
By [payment of] Interest on ditto Loans7,80767
136,11437
By Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 17163,71312
£139,82715

Pro Anno 1715 [1 Geo. I, st. 2, c. 1].

THE FIFTH 2s. AID GRANTED FOR ONE YEAR FROM 25 MARCH 1715.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Money received at the Exchequer between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
on the part of Scotland:
Ladyday quarter 1716
3,50000
Midsummer quarter 17161,00000
Michaelmas quarter 171610,30000
14,80000
on the part of England:
Xmas quarter 1715
216,991162
Ladyday quarter 1716132,54000
Midsummer quarter 1716429,5714
Michaelmas quarter 1716123,3429
902,445104
£917,245104
Discharge or Creditor.£s.d.£s.d.
By [repayment of] Principal of Loans on the Fifteenth 4s. Aid transferred to this Aid44,67911
By [payment of] Interest on ditto Loans3,877170
48,5578
By [repayment of] Principal of Loans repaid on this Aid after the said transference824,84180
By [payment of] Interest on ditto Loans29,104142
853,94622
902,50310
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171614,74119
£917,245104
Discharge or Creditor.£s.d.£s.d.
By [repayment of] Principal of Loans on the Fifteenth 4s. Aid transferred to this Aid44,67911
By [payment of] Interest on ditto Loans3,877170
48,5578
By [repayment of] Principal of Loans repaid on this Aid after the said transference824,84180
By [payment of] Interest on ditto Loans29,104142
853,94622
902,50310
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171614,74119
£917,245104

Pro Anno 1715 [1 Geo. I, st. 2, c. 2].

LOANS ON THE DUTIES ON MALT, MUM, CYDER AND PERRY CONTINUED FROM 24 JUNE 1715 TO 24 JUNE 1716.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 17158,10409
To Loans made at the Exchequer between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
In Money:
Xmas quarter 1715
3000
By levying Tallies:
Xmas quarter 1715
143,494101
143,524101
£151,6281010
Discharge or Creditor.
By Payments made at the Exchequer out of Loans:
In Money:
to Robert Walpole, Esq., late Paymaster of His Majesty's Guards, Garrisons etc., upon accompt
8,13409
In Tallies:
to Henry, Earl of Lincoln, the present Paymaster of ditto, upon accompt
143,494101
£151,6281010

Pro Anno 1715 [1 Geo. I, st. 2, c. 2].

THE DUTIES ON MALT, MUM, CYDER AND PERRY CONTINUED FROM 24 JUNE 1715 TO 24 JUNE 1716.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 17151,28554
To Receipts at the Exchequer between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
Xmas quarter 1715
7,87702
Ladyday quarter 171694,28016
Midsummer quarter 1716218,07015
Michaelmas quarter 1716252,64451
572,8721611
for Forfeitures on Maltsters:
Michaelmas quarter 1716
6220
(total Receipts 572,934l. 18s. 11d.)
£574,22043
Discharge or Creditor.
By [repayment of] Principal of Loans on Malt 1713, transferred to Malt 1715292,02904
By [payment of] Interest on ditto Loans34,6961010
326,725112
By [repayment of] Principal of Loans registered on Malt 1715, after the said transference218,41697
By [payment of] Interest on ditto Loans10,046117
228,46312
(total payments made 555,188l. 12s. 4d.)
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171619,0311111
£574,22043

Pro Anno 1716 [1 Geo. I, st. 2, c. 31]

LOANS ON THE SIXTEENTH 4s. AID GRANTED FOR ONE YEAR FROM 25 MARCH 1716.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.
To Loans made at the Exchequer between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
In Money:
Ladyday quarter 1716
1,000,447126
By levying Tallies:
Ladyday quarter 1716
870,18810
£1,870,6362
Discharge or Creditor.£s.d.
By Payments made at the Exchequer, out of Loans:
In Money:
to John Aislabie, Esq., Treasurer of His Majesty's Navy, upon account
355,5450
to Harry Mordaunt, Esq., Treasurer of the Ordnance, upon account30,00000
to Henry, Earl of Lincoln, Paymaster of His Majesty's Guards and Garrisons etc., upon account591,2391
976,7841
to the Commissioners for stating the Debts due to the Army on their salary87500
to ditto for salaries to clerks and incidents75000
978,4091
In Tallies:
to John Aislabie, Esq., Treasurer of His Majesty's Navy, upon account
360,18810
to Harry Mordaunt, Esq., Treasurer of the Ordnance, upon account40,00000
to Henry, Earl of Lincoln, Paymaster of His Majesty's Guards, Garrisons etc., upon account470,00000
870,18810
(total Payments 1,848,597l. 12s. 0d.)
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171622,03810
£1,870,6362

Pro Anno 1716 [1 Geo. I, st. 2, c. 31]

THE SIXTEENTH 4s. AID GRANTED FOR ONE YEAR FROM 25 MARCH 1716.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.
To Money received at the Exchequer between Michaelmas 1715 and Michalmas 1716:
Michaelmas quarter 1716
£168,21600
Discharge or Creditor.£s.d.
By [repayment of] Principal of Loans on the Third 2s. Aid transferred to this Aid9,36317
By [payment of] Interest on ditto Loans1,163112
10,5278
By [repayment of] Principal of Loans repaid on this Aid after the said transference142,00000
By [payment of] Interest on ditto Loans10,33664
152,33664
162,86314
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 17165,3525
£168,21600

Pro Anno 1716 [1 Geo. I, st. 2, c. 36].

LOANS ON THE DUTIES ON MALT, MUM, CYDER AND PERRY CONTINUED FROM 24 JUNE 1716 TO 24 JUNE 1717.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Loans made at the Exchequer between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
In Money:
Midsummer quarter 1716
200,00000
By levying Tallies:
Midsummer quarter 1716
331,5648
£531,5648
Discharge or Creditor.
By Payments made at the Exchequer, out of Loans:
In Money:
to John Aislabie, Esq., Treasurer of His Majesty's Navy, upon account
93,00000
to Harry Mordaunt, Esq., Treasurer of the Ordnance, upon account10,00000
103,00000
In Tallies:
to Harry Mordaunt, Esq., Treasurer of the Ordnance, upon account
30,00000
to Henry, Earl of Lincoln, Paymaster of the Guards, Garrisons, etc., upon account301,5648
331,5648
(total payments made 434,564l. 8s.d.)
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171697,00000
£531,5648

Pro Anno 1716 [1 Geo. I, st. 2, c. 36]

THE DUTIES ON MALT, MUM, CYDER AND PERRY CONTINUED FROM 24 JUNE 1716 TO 24 JUNE 1717.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.
To Money received at the Exchequer between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
Michaelmas quarter 1716
£611
Discharge or Creditor.
By Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1716£611

[9 Anne, c. 17]

LOANS ON COALS FOR BUILDING 50 NEW CHURCHES.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Loans remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 17152,45376
To Loans made there between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
Ladyday quarter 1716
24,80500
Midsummer quarter 171619500
Michaelmas quarter 171610,00000
35,00000
£37,45376
Discharge or Creditor.
By [paid] John Leacroft, Esq., Treasurer to the Commissioners for building 50 new Churches, upon account35,00000
By [payment of] Interest of Loans registered on the Duties on Coals2,2771011
37,2771011
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1716:
of Loans made at the Exchequer
175167
£37,45376

[9 Anne, c. 17]

THE DUTY ON COALS AND CULM FOR BUILDING 50 NEW CHURCHES GRANTED FROM 14 MAY 1716 TO 28 SEPTEMBER 1724.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.
To Money received at the Exchequer between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
Midsummer quarter 1716
5,084411½
Michaelmas quarter 171615,11518
£20,20033
Discharge or Creditor.
By [repayment of] Principal of Loans registered on the above Duties15,81590
By [payment of] Interest on the said Loans at [6] per cent.1,26619
17,081109
By Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 17163,118126
£20,20033

LOANS ON MONEY ARISING BY SALE OF HER LATE MAJESTY'S TIN.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.
To Loans made at the Exchequer between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
Midsummer quarter 1716
48,17000
Michaelmas quarter 17161,83000
£50,00000
Discharge or Creditor.
By [paid to] Edward Elliot, Esq., on account of the Tin Affair£50,00000

THE ADDITIONAL DUTIES ON SOAP AND PAPER: THE ADDITIONAL DUTIES ON PRINTED, PAINTED, STAINED AND DYED SILKS, CALICOES, LINENS ETC.: THE ADDITIONAL DUTIES ON STARCH AND ON COALS EXPORTED: THE ADDITIONAL DUTIES ON STAMPED VELLUM, PARCHMENT AND PAPER. (Granted [by an Act] 12 Anne [13 Anne, c. 18] for 32 years from 2 Aug. 1714).

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 171579,55104
To Receipts there between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
on the Additional Duty on Soap:
Xmas quarter 1715
19,77111
Ladyday quarter 171615,370211½
Midsummer quarter 171623,4071810½
Michaelmas quarter 171624,78516
83,335100
and on the part of Scotland:
Xmas quarter 1715
4900
Ladyday quarter 1716684
83,390184
on the Additional Duty on Paper:
Xmas quarter 1715
3,770103
Ladyday quarter 17163,630131
Midsummer quarter 17165,423151
Michaelmas quarter 17166,129811½
18,9547
on the Additional Duty on Coals Exported:
Xmas quarter 1715
90799
Ladyday quarter 171623216
Midsummer quarter 17161,5659
Michaelmas quarter 17163,50788
6,21341
(total Receipts 108,558l. 9s.d.)
To Cash for so much transferred from the Aggregate Fond (page xci) being to make good the Deficiency of this Fond at Michaelmas 1715 pursuant to an Act 1 Geo. I [st. 2, c. 12]34,022118
£222,1321
Discharge or Creditor.£s.d.£s.d.
By [paid] George Murray, Esq., Paymaster of the Lottery for 1,400,000l. anno 1714148,573120
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1716:
of the Fond for the said Lottery
63,65172
of the Surplus 9d. Excise for the Deficiency of the Fond9,9072
73,5589
£222,1321

[8 Anne, c. 12]

CONTRIBUTIONS ON THE ACT FOR 81,000l. PER AN. IN ANNUITIES AT 9l. PER CENT.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1715£2500
Discharge or Creditor.
By [paid] Henry, Earl of Lincoln, Paymaster of His Majesty's Guards, Garrisons, etc., upon account£2500

SAMUEL EDWARDS, CHARLES LOW AND THOMAS FLETCHER, THE PERSONS APPOINTED TO PAY INTEREST ON EXCHEQUER BILLS ARE

Debtors.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in their hands 28 Sept. 1715916106
To Money imprested to them to reimburse the Interest allowed by the Tellers on all Exchequer Bills paid in there within the time of this Account (see p. xci)35,00000
£35,916106
Creditors.
By [paid] the Tellers of the Exchequer for Interest allowed by them on Bills paid in there within the time of this Account34,6744
By [paid] the Accomptants on their salary and for incidents to 5 Jan. 1715–16 the time when their constitution determined92643
35,6008
Balance is the remain in the hands of Mr. Edwards, Mr. Low and Mr. Fletcher, 5 Jan. 1715–16, according to their conclusive certificate on that behalf3162
£35,916106

SAMUEL EDWARDS, GEORGE GERMAIN AND JOHN STOCKWELL, THE PERSONS APPOINTED TO PAY INTEREST ON EXCHEQUER BILLS, ARE

Debtors.£s.d.
To Cash brought to this Account as remaining in the hands of Mr. Edwards, Mr. Low and Mr. Fletcher 5 Jan. 1715–16, the day their constitution was superseded3162
To Money imprested to them to reimburse the Interest allowed by the Tellers on all Exchequer Bills paid in there within the time of this Account (see p. xci)80,00000
£80,3162
Creditors.
By the Tellers of the Exchequer for Interest allowed by them on all Bills paid in there within the time of this Account77,17233
Balance is the remains in the Accomptants' hands 28 Sept. 17163,14318
£80,3162

[10 Anne, c. 18]

CONTRIBUTIONS ON THE ACT FOR RAISING 1,800,000l. BY WAY OF A LOTTERY FOR THE YEAR 1712.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1715£1,08923
Discharge or Creditor.
By [paid] Henry, Earl of Lincoln, Paymaster of His Majesty's Guards, Garrisons, etc., upon accompt1,051123
By Cash transferred to the Fond for 80,000l. per an. in Annuities purchased anno 170837100
£1,08923

[10 Anne, c. 19]

CONTRIBUTIONS ON THE ACT FOR THE CLASSIS LOTTERY FOR THE SERVICE OF THE YEAR 1712.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1715£1,76366
Discharge or Creditor.
By Henry, Earl of Lincoln, Paymaster of His Majesty's Guards, Garrisons, etc., upon account£1,76366

[12 Anne, c. 11]

CONTRIBUTIONS FOR RAISING 500,000l. BY A LOTTERY FOR THE CIVIL LIST.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1715£16,14315
Discharge or Creditor.
By [paid] Samuel Travers, Esq., towards discharging Debts incurred on accompt of the building Blenheim House£16,14315

THE RECEIVERS OF THE MONIES CONTRIBUTED ON THE ACT FOR THIS LOTTERY, ARE

Debtors.£s.d.
To a remain in their hands 28 Sept. 1715£1,10000
Creditors.
By allowance to the said Receivers for their trouble in passing their Accounts through the several Offices579163
By remains in their hands at Michaelmas 1716 to be accounted for52039
£1,10000

Pro Anno 1714 [13 Anne, c. 18, amended 1 Geo. I, c. 2]

CONTRIBUTIONS ON THE ACT FOR RAISING 1,400,000l. BY WAY OF A LOTTERY FOR THE YEAR 1714.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 17155,77712
To Contribution Money paid in there in Michaelmas quarter 17162,412160
£8,1908
Discharge or Creditor.£s.d.
By [repayment of] Principal of Loans on the Two-thirds Subsidy of Tonnage and Poundage anno 170510000
By [payment of] Interest on ditto Loan1435
11435
By [payment of] Interest on Debentures made out for the sufferers at Nevis and St. Christopher's3,799111¾
3,9135
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1716:
for the Two-thirds Tonnage anno 1705
40390
for Interest on Debentures made out for the sufferers at Nevis and St. Christopher's1,46018
for Public Services2,412160
4,2773
£8,1908

Pro Anno 1715 [1 Geo. I, st. 2, c. 19]

CONTRIBUTIONS FOR RAISING 910,000l. BY SALE OF ANNUITIES AT 5l. PER CENT. PER AN. REDEEMABLE BY PARLIAMENT.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 17153,18587
To Contribution Money paid in there:
Xmas quarter 1715
553,00000
Ladyday quarter 1716165,00000
Midsummer quarter 171633,50000
751,50000
£754,68587
Discharge or Creditor.
By [paid] John Aislabie, Esq., Treasurer of the Navy, upon account120,4481311½
By [paid] Harry Mordaunt, Esq., Treasurer of the Ordnance, upon account15,97062
By [paid] Robert Walpole, Esq., late Paymaster of the Guards, Garrisons etc., upon account29,31719
By [paid] Henry, Earl of Lincoln, present Paymaster of the Guards, Garrisons, etc., upon account497,35286
By [paid] the Commissioners for stating debts due to the Army, one-half Salary to 10 March 17151,75000
By [paid] James Moody, Esq., Secretary to the said Commissioners, for Salaries to clerks and incidents1,50000
By [repayment of] Principal of Loans on the Duties on Hops72,33510
By [payment of] Interest on ditto Loans9,42863
81,76316
748,1034
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 17166,582311½
£754,68587

Pro Anno 1715 [1 Geo. I, st. 2, c. 21]

CONTRIBUTIONS FOR RAISING 169,000l. BY SALE OF ANNUITIES AT 5l. PER CENT. PER AN. REDEEMABLE BY PARLIAMENT.

Charge or Debtor.£s.d.
To Money, contributed and paid into the Exchequer in Xmas quarter 1715169,00000
Discharge or Creditor.
By [paid] John Aislabie, Esq., Treasurer of His Majesty's Navy, upon account33,80000
By [paid] Harry Mordaunt, Esq., Treasurer of the Ordnance, upon account47,76000
By [paid] Henry, Earl of Lincoln, Paymaster of all His Majesty's Land Forces, upon account87,44000
£169,00000

THE RECEIVERS OF THE MONIES CONTRIBUTED ON THE ACT FOR THESE ANNUITIES, ARE

Debtors.£s.d.
To Balance at the foot of their Accompt at Michaelmas 1715£942,00000
Creditors.£s.d.
By the Receivers' Payment into the Exchequer as [in the Charges] above920,50000
By Discounts allowed for prompt payment of the Purchase Money for the Premium allowed to the contributors as per their account20,7911310
By allowance to the Receivers for Rewards and Charges in receiving, paying and accounting60000
21,3911310
941,8911310
By remain at Michaelmas 1716 in their hands, to be accounted for10862
£942,00000

[13 Anne, c. 18 amended by 1 Geo. I, c. 2]

THE RECEIVERS OF THE MONIES CONTRIBUTED FOR RAISING 1,400,000l. BY A LOTTERY FOR THE YEAR 1714, ARE

Debtors.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in their hands 28 Sept. 1715£10,00000
Creditors.£s.d.
By the Receivers' Payment into the Exchequer as [in the Account] above (p. lxxxi)2,412160
By Money allowed the contributors for Discount for prompt payment at 8l. per cent. per an. for the first payment and at 6l. per cent. for the three other payments from the times of payment to Michaelmas 1714 as per Act6,317187
By allowance to the Receivers for Rewards and Charges in receiving, paying and accounting1,26955
7,58740
£10,00000

MONEY ARISING BY SALE OF SOUTH SEA STOCK.

Charge or Debtor.nil
Discharge or Creditor.nil

ARCHIBALD DOUGLAS, PAYMASTER OF THE CIVIL LIST IN SCOTLAND, IS

Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in [his] hands at Michaelmas 1715 as by his Accompt then ended131373/12
To his Receipts between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716 according to the Accompt signed by himself:
on Compositions for signatures
2125210/12
on Crown Rents and Casualties (Property Equaes 113l. 15s. 7d., Burrows Equaes 84l. 3s. 14/12d.)1971884/12
on Imprests from the Receivers of the Customs and Commissioners of Excise pursuant to Warrants from the Barons of the Exchequer in that behalf (out of Customs per the Receivers thereof, 3,919l. 7s. 66/12d.; out of Seizures per ditto 978l. 17s. 03/12d.)4,898469/12
out of several Branches of Excise per Commissioners of that Revenue18,9441736/12
24,253595/12
24,384945/12
To Balance; is what the said Archibald Douglas hath overpaid in this year1841668/12
£24,5695114/12
Creditor.
By Payments according to an Abstract signed by himself:
for salaries to the three Courts of Session, Justiciary and Exchequer
19,325694/12
for salaries to such Officers on the Civil Establishment as do belong to these Courts4,403192
for contingencies84000
£24,5695114/12

THE SEVERAL ACCOMPTANTS FOR THE SUMS IMPRESTED TO THEM IN TALLIES FOR USES TO BE APPOINTED, ARE

Debtors.£s.d.£s.d.
To the sum in Tallies remaining in their hands unapplied at Michaelmas 1715:
for the year 1705:
on Reversionary Annuities in the hands of John Aislabie, Esq.
39,78900
for the year 1715:
on Land Tax Tallies
273,3790
on Malt Duties in the hands of Robert Walpole, Esq.15,50105
328,669010½
To the sum imprested to the several Treasurers and Paymasters by levying Tallies on the Public Fonds for uses to be appointed between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
for the year 1715:
Tallies on Malt Duties:
to Henry, Earl of Lincoln, Paymaster of the Forces [see page lxxiii]
143,494101
for the year 1716:
Tallies on the Sixteenth 4s. Aid:
to John Aislabie, Treasurer of the Navy [see page lxxv]
360,18810
to Harry Mordaunt, Treasurer of the Ordnance [see page lxxv]40,00000
to the Earl of Lincoln, Paymaster of the Forces [see page lxxv]470,00000
870,18810
Tallies on Malt Duties:
to Harry Mordaunt, Treasurer of the Ordnance [see page lxxvi]
30,00000
to the Earl of Lincoln, Paymaster of the Forces [see page lxxvi]301,5648
(total imprested 1,345,247l. 8s.d.)
331,5648
1,673,91695
To a Surcharge on Robert Walpole, Esq., late Paymaster of the Forces, for so much in Tallies on Malt 1715, assigned to him by Henry, Earl of Lincoln, the present Paymaster30,00000
£1,703,91695
Creditors.
By Services supplied out of the Tallies:
on the Malt [Duty] 1715:
by Henry, Earl of Lincoln, Paymaster General of His Majesty's Forces, for so much by him assigned to Robert Walpole, Esq., late Paymaster of the said Forces
30,00000
by Robert Walpole, Esq., for so much assigned to him by Henry, Earl of Lincoln:
for Pay and Levy Money of Additional Forces
15,00000
for full or half pay to Officers15,00000
30,00000
by Henry, Earl of Lincoln, Paymaster General of Guards, Garrisons, etc. and other land Forces:
for account of Guards, Garrisons, etc.
40,4733
for account of the Forces in Flanders3,23400
for Pay and Levy Money of 3,000 Dragoons and 4,000 Foot and 4 Companies added to the Coldstream Regiment65,3011610½
for Forces and Garrisons in Gibraltar4,48596
113,494101
by Robert Walpole, Esq., late Paymaster of the Forces; for account of Guards, Garrisons, etc.1,003150
for the Royal Hospital, Chelsea, and Pay of Out-Pensioners49650
(total on Malt 1715, 174,994l. 10s. 1d.)
1,50000
on the Land Tax 1715:
by John Aislabie, Esq., Treasurer of the Navy:
for account of the Ordinary
26,44600
for account of Wages37,164510
for account of Wear and Tear147,442141
for account of Victualling1,94701
213,00000
on the Land Tax 1716 by John Aislabie, Esq.:
for account of the Ordinary
24,50000
for account of Wages33,6990
for account of Wear and Tear77,58400
for account of Victualling49,59000
for one-quarter Interest to South Sea Company at Midsummer 171682,40000
267,7730
by Harry Mordaunt, Esq., Treasurer of the Ordnance:
for Land Services
40,00000
by Henry, Earl of Lincoln, Paymaster General of Guards, Garrisons, etc. and other of His Majesty's Land Forces:
for several extraordinary expenses for the service of His Majesty's Land Forces in the year 1715
656100
for account of Guards, Garrisons, etc. in Great Britain, Guernsey and Jersey and 28 Companies of Invalids and 3 Independent Companies in North Britain307,176511¼
for account of Forces in the Plantations in America7,551150
for account of Forces and Garrison in Minorca8,304121
for account of Forces and Garrison in Gibraltar5,576165
for the Pay of 6,000 men taken into His Majesty's Service from the States General of the United Provinces27,80821
for the extraordinary expenses of the Land Forces for the year 17167,85711
for full Pay to Officers of the Forces and Marines disbanded29,00000
for half Pay to the said Officers4,98600
for the extraordinary charges relating to the demolition of Dunkirk1,55900
(total out of the Land Tax 1716, 708,249l. 13s.d.)400,476129
on [the] Malt [Duty] 1716:
by Harry Mordaunt, Esq., Treasurer of the Ordnance for Land Services
30,00000
by Henry, Earl of Lincoln:
for account of Guards, Garrisons, etc. in Great Britain
147,060143
for the Pay of 6,000 men taken into His Majesty's Service from the States General of the United Provinces6,2178
for Forces in the Plantations in America6,355114
for half Pay to Officers of the Forces and Marines2,0482
for full Pay to the said Officers2,00000
for extraordinary expenses of the Land Forces for the year 17165,0171410½
for Forces and Garrison in Minorca12,96302
for Forces and Garrison in Gibraltar8,381106
(total out of Malt 1716, 220,044l. 1s. 11d.)
190,044111
1,316,2885
By the Remains in Tallies for uses to be appointed in the hands of the respective Treasurers and Paymasters at Michaelmas 1716:
in the hands of Mr. Aislabie:
for the year 1705:
on Reversionary Annuities
39,78900
for the year 1715:
on the Fifth 2s. Aid
60,3790
for the year 1716:
on the Sixteenth 4s. Aid
92,41598
192,58310
in the hands of Robert Walpole, Esq for the year 1715:
on the Duties on Malt
14,00105
in the hands of Henry, Earl of Lincoln:
for the year 1716:
on the Sixteenth 4s. Aid
69,52373
on the Duties on Malt111,5206
(total Remains 387,628l. 4s.d.)
181,04313
£1,703,91695

[4 & 5 Anne, c. 18]

EXCHEQUER TO THE FOND FOR PAYING 184,242l. 14s. 0d. PER ANNUM IN ANNUITIES PURCHASED ANNO 1706, IS

Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer at Michaelmas 1715:
out of the 9d. per Barrel Excise for the proprietors of Annuities
53,36517
out of the One-third Tonnage and Poundage for ditto50,1093
out of the Surplus of ditto for 40,000l. per an. Annuities anno 170833,2513
more for the King's Civil List as directed by Parliament39,920127
176,64617
To the One-third Tonnage and Poundage for the net produce thereof in the year ended at Michaelmas 1716 [see page xxxviii]86,442129
To the produce of the 9d. per Barrel Excise granted for 16 years from 17 May 1697 [see page 1]160,6612
To the Duties on Coals, Culm and Cinders for Arrears recovered on the Grant which determined at Michaelmas 1710 [see page xxxvii]45285
247,5563
£424,2031
Creditor.
By paid on Annuities which continue for 99 years from 25 March 1706183,145158
By Rewards to Officers for paying, accounting, etc.1,47000
184,615158
By Cash transferred to the Fond for paying 40,000l. per an. in Annuities purchased anno 170854,74390
For the Civil List:
to John, Duke of Montague, Master of the Great Wardrobe, upon accompt
29,96800
to Charles Dartiquenave, Paymaster of the Works, upon accompt70000
to Foreign Ministers on their Ordinary and Extraordinary allowances5,192140
to Fees and Salaries1,706136
to Bounties2000
to contingencies of divers natures2,33351
39,920127
279,279173
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1716:
of the One-Third Tonnage and Poundage
56,54317
of the 9d. per barrel Excise54,373811¼
Surplus One Third Tonnage and Poundage for 40,000l. pro Annuities anno 170833,5538
Coals before Michaelmas 171045285
144,9233
£424,2031

[6 Anne, c. 2]

EXCHEQUER TO THE FOND FOR PAYING 72,187l. 10s. 0d. PER ANNUM IN ANNUITIES PURCHASED ANNO 1707, IS

Debtor.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer at Michaelmas 171533,50542
To the Income of sundry Duties and Revenues appropriated to pay these Annuities in the year ended at Michaelmas 1716 [see page liii]73,14511
£106,65015
Creditor.£s.d.
By paid on the Annuities which continue for 99 years from 25 March 170772,853100
By Rewards to Officers for paying and accounting, etc.375122
73,22922
By Cash transferred to the Fond for paying 40,000l. per an. in Annuities purchased anno 17083,470160
76,699182
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1716:
on the Duty on Sweets
1,399110
on the Duty on Low Wines11,098158
on Hawkers and Pedlars6,648100
on the Duties on Paper10,8040
29,95017
£106,65015

[6 Anne, c. 39]

EXCHEQUER TO THE FOND FOR PAYING 40,000l. PER ANNUM ON THE FIRST ACT FOR SALE OF ANNUITIES ANNO 1708, IS

Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer at Michaelmas 1715, to wit of overplus money of the Fond for Annuities and Survivorship2,140173
To the overplus of sundry Fonds and Revenues appropriated to pay these Annuities:
Surplus of the One-Third Tonnage and Poundage
39,905177
Surplus of the 9d. per barrel Excise14,837115
Surplus of the Low Wines3,470160
58,21450
£60,35523
Creditor.
By paid on Annuities which continue for 99 years from 25 March 170839,697150
By Rewards to Officers for paying and accounting20827
39,905177
By Cash transferred to the General or Aggregate Fond for the Bank18,30875
58,21450
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer at Michaelmas 1716, to wit overplus money of the Fond for Annuities and Survivorship2,140173
£60,35523

[6 Anne, c. 48]

EXCHEQUER TO THE FOND FOR PAYING 80,000l. PER ANNUM ON THE SECOND ACT FOR SALE OF ANNUITIES ANNO 1708, IS

Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer at Michaelmas 171550,0531
To the Income of the Half Subsidy appropriated to pay these Annuities [see page xliii]122,55200
To contributions on the First Lottery Act anno 1712 for so much thereof as hath been applied in this year to pay these Annuities37100
122,589100
£172,64211
Creditor.
By paid on Annuities which continue for 99 years from 24 June 170879,658176
By Rewards to Officers for paying and accounting, etc.4165
80,0752
By Cash transferred to the General or Aggregate Fond for the Bank66,32690
146,40111
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer at Michaelmas 171626,24019
£172,64211

EXCHEQUER TO THE GENERAL OR AGGREGATE FOND ESTABLISHED BY AN ACT 1 GEO. I [St. 2, c. 12] FOR THE BANK AND OTHERS, IS

Debtor.£s.d.£s.d.
To Remains on the several heads composing this Fond 28 Sept. 1715:
of the Two-thirds Tonnage and Poundage
8,0300
of the Duty on Coffee, Tea, etc.2,6241511½
of the [Duty of] 15 per cent. on Calicoes7163
of the Half Subsidy of Tonnage and Poundage25,17269
of the Additional Duty on Coffee, Tea, etc.3411
36,1760
To the Income or produce of the said Fond between Michaelmas 1715 and Michaelmas 1716:
on the Two-thirds Tonnage and Poundage
93,7411711½
on the Duty on Coffee, Tea, etc.27,6220
on the increased Duties on ditto40,97059
on the increased Duties on Calicoes27,10713
on the Half Subsidy of Tonnage and Poundage122,5511911
on the Surplus of the other Moiety above 80,000l. to pay Annuities66,32690
on the Duties on Hops on the Grant which determined 1 Aug. 171510000
on ditto on the Grant commencing 1 Aug. 171539,056140
on the [Duty of] 25l. per ton on French Wines imported47,52014
on the Plantation Duties51537
on the Surplus of the Fond for Annuities on several Acts18,30875
on the Surplus 99 years 9d. Excise15,46922
on the Overplus of the Five-sevenths 9d. Excise6,164152
on the Overplus of the Two-sevenths 9d. Excise5,81311
on the Duty on Foreign Sail Cloth1,8408
on the Five-sevenths Tonnage on Ships4471
on the Two-sevenths Tonnage on Ships17151
on Coals anno 169848176
on Coals anno 170334531
on the Prize Duty from the Plantations1,7984
on the [Duty of] 25l. per ton on French Prize Wines54514
on Brewers' Forfeitures122911½
on Hackney Coaches Arrears7721910
516,8041410½
£552,98015
Creditor.
By payments made at the Exchequer:
to make good the Deficiency at Michaelmas 1715 of the Fond for the Lottery anno 1714
34,022118
to Samuel Edwards, Charles Low and Thomas Fletcher, Esquires, to reimburse the Interest allowed by the Tellers of the Exchequer on all Exchequer Bills at the rate of 2d. per cent. per diem35,00000
to Samuel Edwards, George Jerman and John Stockwell on account of ditto80,00000
to the Bank of England on the allowance of 3l. per cent. per an. for circulating all the said uncancelled Bills which amount to the principal sum of 4,561,025l.136,830150
to ditto on the allowance of 45,000l. and 8,000l. per an. in consideration of their exchanging all the said Exchequer Bills for ready money upon demand53,00000
to the Earl of Halifax, Auditor of the Receipt, on 650l. per an. for making and issuing the said Bills65000
339,50368
To the Civil List on 120,000l. per an. granted His Majesty out of the Fond during life:
to Francis, Earl of Godolphin, Cofferer of the Household, upon account
20,59900
to Bodville, Earl of Radnor, Treasurer of His Majesty's Chamber, upon account9,7533
to Charles Dartiquenave, Esq., Paymaster of the Works, upon account6,8247
to Foreign Ministers on their Ordinary and Extraordinary Allowances349190
to Pensions and Annuities25000
to ditto per William Clayton, Esq.10,29813
to the Band of Pensioners per William Smith, Esq., Paymaster1,50000
to Bounties4000
to contingencies99842
50,6137
390,11614
Balance in Cash remaining in the Exchequer 28 Sept. 1716:
for the Bank:
on the Two-thirds Tonnage and Poundage
24,22212
on the Duty on Coffee, Tea, etc.10,3338
on the increased Duties on ditto2,1117
on the increased Duties on Calicoes8,01617
on the Half Subsidy of Tonnage and Poundage43,24913
on the Surplus [of the] Half Subsidy for Annuities at Michaelmas 171636,7377
on the Duty on Hops1,3581711½
on the [Duty of] 25l. per ton on French Wines imported32,0894
on Prize Duty from the Plantations1,11020
on the Duty on Foreign Sail Cloth24467
on Brewers' Forfeitures10191
for the Civil List:
on the increased Duties on Calicoes
3,28814
162,8641
£552,98015

AN ACCOUNT OF THE DEFICIENCIES OF ALL THE LOTTERY ANNUITIES AND OTHER FUNDS PAYABLE AT THE EXCHEQUER.

£s.d.£s.d.
Upon the Annual Sum of £135,000 granted for the Lottery anno 1710, for the year ended at Michaelmas 1716127,362100
For Salaries to Officers, etc.2,40000
129,762100
Upon the Annual Sum of 186,670l. granted for the Class Lottery anno 1711 for the year ended at Michaelmas 171548,489130
For the year ended at Michaelmas 171639,9955
For two years' Salaries to Officers, etc.2,00000
90,48418
Upon the Annual Sum of 168,003l. granted for the 10l. Lottery anno 1712 for the year ended at Michaelmas 171539,353195
For the year ended at Michaelmas 171634,24324
For two years' Salaries to Officers, etc.2,10000
For incident expenses paid to Managers and others7,04746
82,74463
Upon the Annual Sum of 168,003l. granted for the Class Lottery anno 1712 for the year ended at Michaelmas 171545,56818
For the year ended at Michaelmas 171647,86215
For two years' Salaries to Officers, etc.2,10000
95,531140
Upon the Annual Sum of 160,000l. to the East India Company for the year ended at Michaelmas 171427,364154
For the year ended at Michaelmas 171527,314167
For the year ended at Michaelmas 17168,76418
63,44410
Upon the Low Wines granted in the year 1705, which expired 24 June 1714:
Principal
61,70732
Interest for one year3,70287
65,409119
Upon the Duties on Candles for Loans which ended 1 May 1715:
Principal
314,21911
Interest for one year18,85336
333,07214
Upon the Fourth 2s. Aid; Principal4,2176
Upon the Duties on Hops besides Interest8,59016
Upon the Duties on Malt anno 1715143,494101
For Deficiencies of the Grants for the year 1716 as per the Account within written577,01416
£1,593,76715

In obedience to His Majesty's Command to me signified by the Right Honourable James Stanhope, Esq., Principal Secretary of State upon an Address of the Honourable House of Commons this Accompt is humbly presented this 28 February 1716–17.

By me,
W. Lowndes.

For the year 1716.

SUMS VOTED AND ENACTED FOR PUBLIC SERVICES AND THE GRANTS IN PARLIAMENT TOWARDS SATISFYING THE SAME WITH THEIR VALUE AS ESTIMATED BY PARLIAMENT.

(The sums voted or enacted for Accompt of the Public Services in the Session of Parliament begun the 9 January 1715–16 and ended [after several Prorogations 20 February 1716–17].)

£s.d.£s.d.
19 January 1715–16. For 10,000 men [for] Sea Service, viz. for Wages, Victualling, Wear and Tear; including [the] Ordnance [for] Sea Service; for one year beginning 1 January 1715–16520,00000
19 January 1715–16. For the Ordinary of the Navy, including Half Pay233,849196
24 March 1715–16. For Extraordinary repairs of the Navy performed and to be performed in the year 1716230,62300
984,472196
19 January 1715–16. For [the] Ordnance [for] Land Service for the year 1716122,49618
For maintaining [the] Guards and Garririsons in Great Britain, Jersey and Guernsey etc. for the year 1716993,01545
for [the] Forces in America for the same year34,8371710½
for [the] Forces in Minorca for the same year57,917196
for [the] Forces in Gibraltar for the same year37,294129
28 January 1715–16. For 6,000 men from the States General for one year indefinite126,03349
14 February 1715–16. For [the] Land Forces, anno 1715. Over and above 132,563l. 9s. 6d. saved by the pay of 13 Regiments of Dragoons etc. from 21 July 1715 to 24 December following14,35212
for Extraordinary expenses of the Land Forces for the year 171666,01255
24 March 1715–16. To make up half pay [to] full pay to 25 July 171687,160110
for half pay anno 1716100,146150
for the demolition of Dunkirk3,3111610½
1,520,08219
19 January 1715–16. For Deficiencies of the Grants anno 171550,8861110½
3 March 1715–16. For a year's Interest of the sum remaining unsatisfied on the Register for Low Wines3,70287
the like on the Register on the Candle Duty18,85336
to make good the Deficiency of the Fund for the 10l. Lottery anno 1712 for 2 years ended at Michaelmas 171442,665136
for salaries and incidents to the Commissioners of Accompts to 10 March 1716–173,25000
19 January 1715–16. Fund for South Sea Company 295,202l. 11s. 1d. but will be satisfied with242,1689
£2,988,57943

The Grants in Parliament towards satisfying the Public Services per contra with the Value of those Grants as estimated by Parliament.

£s.d.
The Land Tax of 4s. per Libram for one year from 25 March 1716 at 6l. per cent. per an. interest as shall not exceed1,880,00000
The Duties on Malt, Mum, Cyder and Perry for one year from 23 June 1716 (ultra the transference) at 6l. per cent. per an. interest531,5648
2,411,5648
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 by577,01416
£2,988,57943

Footnotes

1 Re-enacting in this matter Stat. 9 Anne, c. 15, s. 1
2 No balance has been struck, see pp. lxvi and lxviii.