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'Revenue Account: General Abstract', Calendar of Treasury Books, Volume 25: 1711 (1952), pp. CXXVI-CL. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=85801 Date accessed: 23 July 2014.


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REVENUE: GENERAL ABSTRACT 1711.
A GENERAL ABSTRACT OF THE ACCOMPTS OF THE PUBLIQUE REVENUES, TAXES AND MONIES BORROWED FROM MICHAELMAS 1710 TO MICHAELMAS 1711.
Charge or Debtor.£s.d.
To the Remains in Cash at Michaelmas 1710 (as by the foot of that year's account appears): on the following:—
Customs ended 1 Aug. 171019,35319
Duties on Low Wines &c. for Loans anno 170510,40517
Additional Tonnage and Poundage, part of the Queen's Civil List2,6571
Arrears of ditto for the late King's Civil List2151
Arrears of the Duties on Coffee for the Transport Debt22121
Continued Impositions for Loans14,2767
Additional Impositions ended 1 Aug. 171058272
Arrears of Coals anno 1698 for Loans413
Arrears of Coals anno 1703 for Loans37319
Two thirds Tonnage and Poundage anno 1705 for Loans2,4669
Duties on Whale Fins ended 1 Aug. 1710156
5s. per piece White Woollen Cloth1076
Twenty-five per cent French Prize Wines for Loans83187
Continued Impositions and Duties to 1 Aug. 1712 for Loans anno 170713,44860
Additional 3d. per Barrel Excise with the Duties on Pepper etc. for Annuities anno 171030,76248
Hereditary and Temporary Excise for the Civil List2,33762
3,700l. per week Excise for Annuities81,1351
9d. Excise for the Lottery Annuities75,89105
9d. Excise for the Bank and Annuities22,864132
9d. Excise for Annuities and Survivorship61,3711211
One third Double-9d. Excise Arrears264
Hereditary and Temporary Excise Arrears for the late King's Civil List541
Duties on Malt pro anno 170724412
Duties on Malt pro anno 170817610½
Duties on Malt pro anno 170915,536182
Duties on Malt pro anno 171025716
12d. per Bushel on Salt7,085128
28d. Salt and Additional Stamp Duties for East India Company10840
Stamp Duties on the Grant ended 1 Aug. 171020000
Duties on Candles etc. for Loans anno 17101,45118
Letter Money10894
Coinage Duty3519
Rent of Hackney Coaches80617
Tenths of the clergy444
Seizures4196
Sale of Tin2,278175
Rent of the Savoy Hospital2,409108
Captors' shares of Prizes6,00000
Balance of Sir Edward Seymour's Navy Account1,3900
Chandlers' Forfeitures0109
Capitation Subsidies anno 16970100
Arrears of the 20l. per cent Paper3310
Arrears of the Duties on Marriages, Births, etc.13936
Duties on Houses for Windows on the Grant ending 1 Aug. 17108,241127
Fourth 4s. Aid anno 16961100
Two thirds Fourth 3s. Aid anno 170146514
Fifth 4s. Aid and Subsidies anno 17026380
Sixth 4s. Aid anno 1703800
Seventh 4s. Aid anno 170449105
Eighth 4s. Aid anno 170555192
Ninth 4s. Aid anno 170690617
Tenth 4s. Aid anno 17071526
Eleventh 4s. Aid anno 17081,8424
Twelfth 4s. Aid anno 170915,7868
Thirteenth 4s. Aid anno 17106,7371011
Loans on Tin12,333148
Loans on Continued Impositions or Fifth General Mortgage anno 170934396
Loans on the Land Tax or Thirteenth 4s. Aid pro anno 171090500
Contributions on the Act for Annuities anno 17105000
Loans on the Duties on Candles etc. anno 17105,09511
In the hands of Lionel Herne and Samuel Edwards for Interest on Exchequer Bills5,7443
In the hands of Archibald Douglas, Paymaster of the Civil List in Scotland79311
On the Fond for paying Annuities purchased anno 1706 [p. cxxii]90,54210
On the Fond for paying Annuities purchased anno 1707 [p. cxxii]5,68813
On the Fond for paying 40,000l. per annum in Annuities purchased anno 1708 [p. cxxii]4,3479
On the Fond for paying 80,000l. per annum in Annuities purchased anno 1708 [p. cxxiv]24,8711411
Total Remains in Cash at Mich. 1710 as detailed above561,99613
Tallies undisposed in the hands of particular Paymasters [p. cxviii]987,8848
Total Remains in Cash at Michaelmas 1710 borne forward1,549,8812
To Cash for the Neat Produce of the Several Duties and Revenues under the Management of the Commissioners of the Customs between Mich. 1710 and Mich. 1711: the whole being on the part of England.
Duties and Revenues in being at Mich. 1711.
Duties on Coffee, Chocolate, Tea and Spices, continued to 24 June 171425,31717
New Additional Duties on Coffee, Tea, etc.; ditto42,403139
15l. per cent. Muslins; ditto35,2086
Additional Tonnage and Poundage for the Queen's life192,7011
25l. per cent. French Goods for 21 years from 28 Feb. 1696233195
Plantation Duties granted 12 Car. II2,93013
One Third Tonnage and Poundage on the Grant for 98 years from 8 March 1706–760,15318
Two Thirds ditto on the Grant to 8 March 171169,31521
5s. per Piece on White Woollen Cloths by an Act 6 Anne [c. 43]168100
25l. per Ton French Prize Wines by an Act 6 Anne [c. 73, § 11] during the War9,75792
Customes on the Grant from 31 July 1710 to 1 Aug. 1712154,2992
Wines and Vinegar on the same Grant89,8901210½
Impositions on Tobacco on the same Grant28,23128
Impositions on East India Goods on the same Grant59,20915
Additional Impositions on the same Grant24,634191
Duties on Whale Fins on the same Grant4,051311
Additional Duty on Pepper, Raisins, Spices and Snuff on the Grant for 32 years from 6 February 170917,2849
per cent. from Berbados and the Leeward Islands7,97500
Coinage Duty for the Mint7,4862
Subsidies of Poundage on Goods Exported for 32 years from 8 March 1710–1111,11551
Duties of 2s. per chaldron on Coals, Culme etc. granted for the same term32,91765
Duties on Foreign Candles granted for the same time10610½
25l. per Ton French Wines imported since 25 March 17111,7593
Duties of 3s. per chaldron on Coals for 32 years from 29 Sept. 171064,55011
Revenues before that time Expired.
Customs on the Grant which determined 1 Aug. 171015,90740
Additional tonnage and poundage which determined on the King's death1,4516
Wines and Vinegar on the Grant which determined 1 Aug. 171014,585411
Impositions on Tobacco on ditto Grant56,73412
Impositions on East India Goods the like29,81414
5/7 Tonnage Duties on Ships ended 17 May 1696350
2/7 ditto1511½
Additional Impositions on the Grant determined 1 Aug. 17104,2519
Duties on Whale Fins on the Grant ended 1 Aug. 1710636
Additional Tonnage and Poundage ended 1 Feb. 1699 for Exchequer bills1,28717
20l. per cent. Paper anno 1697nil
Duties on Coals and Culm on the Grant determined 30 Sept. 171022,28407
Duties on Coals and Culm on the Grant ended 14 May 1708695167
Arrears of one-third Tonnage and Poundage granted 1703685187
Total: Customs, England1,089,31411
To Cash for the Neat Produce of the Revenues of Excise Duties on Salt, Hides, Candles and Hops under Management of Several Commissioners, Mich. 1710 to Mich. 1711; on the part of England unless otherwise stated:
Duties and Revenues in being at Mich 1711.
Hereditary and Temporary Excise for the Civil List224,89317
More to answer the Appropriation of 3,700l. per week196,10000
9d. Excise for 16 years from 17 May 1697135,732108
Five sevenths 9d. Excise for the Bank of England93,82419
Two Sevenths 9d. Excise for Annuities37,529185
9d. Excise for 99 years from 25 Jan. 1692131,354187
Additional 3d. per barrel Excise for 32 years from 25 March 171052,13938
ditto on the part of Scotland1,123169
Duties on Malt pro anno 171175306
36s. per Barrel Sweets granted 5 Anne [6 Anne, c. 2] for 99 years748107
12d. per Bushel Salt granted 7 & 8 William III [c. 31] for ever51,3573
28d. per Bushel Salt granted [9] William III [c. 44] for ever118,96613
Low Wines on the Grant for 96 years from 23 June 171030,065910½
Duties on Candles for 5 years from 1 May 171054,02758
ditto on the part of Scotland57709
Additional duties on Candles for 32 years from 25 March 17119,2813
Duties on Hides &c. for 32 years from 24 June 171112,188910½
Duties on Hops for 4 years from 1 June 17116,033130
Revenues before that time expired.
Low Wines on the Grant determined 24 June 171034112
Hereditary and Temporary Excise before 8 March 1701–2nil
Duties on Malt pro anno 17021000
ditto pro anno 17071471010
ditto pro anno 170914,5251111
ditto pro anno 171049,052103
Duties on Leather ended 20 April 16970120
Total: Excise Revenues (England 1,660,614l. 14s. 8¼d.; Scotland 1,700l. 17s. 6d.)1,662,31512
To Cash for the Neat Produce of the Revenues of the Post Office and Several Casual Revenues and Profits answered at the Exchequer Mich. 1710 to Mich. 1711.
£s.d.
Post Office Revenue69,937117
Arrears of the same Revenue applicable to the debts of King William III7080
70,007197
Casual Revenues, etc.:
First Fruits4,262108
Tenths of the Clergy6,574104
Fines on Alienations1,65000
Revenue of Wine Licences1,90000
Sheriffs' Proffers1,17138
Compositions1024
Seizures12,888187
ditto for the late King1032
Land Revenue—Fines of Leases4951710
Rents and other Incomes out of Lands to the Crown605112
Value of Timber delivered to the Navy per the Surveyor of her Majesty's Woods Trent South as by his Certificate6,986140
Rents on Grants36134
Fines and Forfeitures30000
ditto for the late King1000
Profits of the Hanaper2747
Sale of the Queen's Tin78,02600
Rents belonging to the Savoy Hospital34000
Imprest money repaid per Thomas Hall on his accompt of Pro tallies on the Excise etc. discharged20531
Ditto per the Trustees for circulating Old Exchequer Bills138142
Ditto per Thomas Kennedy58916
A free gift towards discharging Public Debts1000
116,23885
Total (for the Queen 116,218l. 5s. 3d.; for the late King 20l. 3s. 2d.)186,24680
To Cash for the Neat Produce of Sundry Aids and Taxes Mich. 1710 to Mich. 1711.
£s.d.
Stamp Duties on the Grant ended 1 Aug. 17105,0997
ditto for 96 years from 31 July 171039,321143
Additional Stamp Duties, part of the Fond for the East India Company41,140811
Stamp Duties on Cards and Dice for 32 years from 11 June 1711717100
Rates on Moneys given with Clerks and Apprentices, granted for 5 years from 1 May 17102,54806
88,8270
Licences to Hawkers and Pedlars for 96 years from 23 June 17106,95100
Rent of Hackney Coaches granted for 21 years from Mids. 16941,696153
Duties on Marriages, Births, etc., ended 1 Aug. 1706527107
Arrears of the Duties on Glass Wares, Tobacco pipes783164
Duties on Houses on the Grant ended 1 Aug. 171036,83915
Duties on Houses on the Grant from 31 July 1710 for ever55,8351410½
Additional Duties on Houses for 32 years from 29 Sept. 17105,84950
98,524155
First 4s. Aid anno 1693207187
Fourth 4s. Aid anno 1696156
First 3s. Aid anno 169718120
Second Quarterly Poll anno 1694020
Additional Aid of 12d. anno 16972140
Third Quarterly poll anno 1698150
Third 3s. Aid anno 1699403105
Second 2s. Aid anno 170029995
Fifth 4s. Aid and Subsidy anno 1702050
Subsidies anno 170312134
Seventh 4s. Aid anno 17041500
Eighth 4s. Aid anno 1705194116
Ninth 4s. Aid anno 170690915
Tenth 4s. Aid anno 17072,22211
Eleventh 4s. Aid anno 170832,672168
More on the part of Scotland852167
Twelfth 4s. Aid anno 1709184,9186
More on the part of Scotland9,912126
Thirteenth 4s. Aid anno 17101,588,706128
More on the part of Scotland21,60000
Fourteenth 4s. Aid anno 1711187,743911
Capitation subsidies anno 169711178
2,030,7086
2,228,01945
To Cash for Sundry Particulars not Distinguishable under any of the foregoing heads:
to Contributions on the Act for Sale of Annuities at 9l. per cent. per annum for 32 years from 29 Sept. 171074,9952
to Cash surcharged on Lionel Herne and Samuel Edwards for Interest accruing on Exchequer Bills disposed by them as on p. cxvi-cxvii4152
to Cash charged for so much of her Majesty's revenues arisen in Scotland as Archibald Douglas, Paymaster of her Majesty's Civil List in that part of the United Kingdom appears to be accomptable for within the Circuit of this year as on p. cxvii22,121176
to contributions on the Act for the Lottery of 1,500,000l. anno 1711 whereof 1,451,000l. paid into the Exchequer within the time of this Accompt, the rest in interest and allowances &c. as on p. cxiii-cxiv1,500,00000
to contributions on the Act for raising 2,000,000l. commonly called the Two Million Adventure anno 1711, whereof 1,571,937l. 4s. 4d. paid into the Exchequer within the time of this Accompt, the rest in future contributions, discount to the Adventurers and other charges of the Accompt [p. cxiv-cxv]2,000,00000
Total Revenues 1710–17118,763,0541
Add Remains1,549,8812
£10,312,93539
Summary of Remains and Revenues 1710 to 1711:
Remains at Michaelmas 17101,549,8812
Customs1,089,31411
Excise1,662,31512
Post Office70,007197
Small Branches116,23885
Aids and Taxes2,228,01945
Unclassified3,597,1585
£10,312,93539
GENERAL ABSTRACT OF EXPENDITURE MICH. 1710 TO MICH. 1711. THE NAVY.
By [paid to] the Executors of Sir Thomas Littleton, late Treasurer of the Navy, upon Accompt for the following services:£s.d.£s.d.
on the proportion to the head of Ordinary pro anno 17062,19000
which was directed to be satisfied out of Tallies on Reversionary Annuities anno 1705.
By [paid to] Robert Walpole, late Treasurer of the Navy, upon accompt for the following services:£s.d.£s.d.
for the Ordinary generally: for 170910,94100
ditto: for 171140,75701
total Ordinary51,69801
for Wages: to Seamen generally; for 17028,00000
ditto: ditto; for 170911,40500
ditto; ditto; for 171187,10000
ditto: for sick and wounded and prisoners of War per the hands of the Treasurer for that service; for 171112,00000
ditto: for subsistence, offreckonings and clearings to the Marine Regiments under the pay of Walter Whitfield; for 17094,00000
ditto: ditto; for 171123,60000
total Wages146,10500
for Victualling: Bills of Exchange, Short Allowance and Contingencies; for 171145,239199
ditto: sick and wounded etc.; for 17118,00000
total Victualling53,239199
(The Victualling is further supplied under Wear and Tear, the rate or quota of 19s. per man per month being fully completed.)
for Wear and Tear: Imprest, Bills of Exchange and Contingencies, including 2,000l. for raising Naval Stores in Plantations; for 170917,40300
ditto: ditto; for 171138,88300
ditto: the Course; for 170242,870102
ditto: ditto; for 1709121,00000
ditto: the Yards under this head; for 17026,25701
ditto: ditto; for 170923,25100
ditto: ditto; for 171150,5911911
ditto: the value of Timber out of the Queen's Forests; for 17116,986140
Victualling: for Bills of Exchange etc. out of the rate for Wear and Tear, the rate for Victualling being completed (see above); for 17095,00000
Wear and Tear: the Course; for 170247,146126
ditto: ditto; for 170920,77316
total Wear and Tear380,162182
to repay money advanced by the Bank of England on Deposits; (the Uses to which the Moneys so advanced by the Bank are specified in a Schedule); for 1711247,00000
for his subscription into the Capital Stock of the South Sea Company in General Mortgage Tallies remaining in his hands at Mich. 1710; for 1710129,25012
376,25012
Total by [paid to] Robert Walpole1,007,45610
All which particulars were directed to be satisfied out of the following Fonds:
for the year 1702:£s.d.
Fifth 4s. Aid pro anno 17026380
one third Tonnage Arrears anno 170455138½
Duties on Malt anno 17073521910
ditto anno 170817610½
The Eleventh 4s. Aid anno 170810,6861410
Duties on Malt anno 17093,0801610
Land Tax tallies anno 170920,497142½
Fifth General Mortgage tallies anno 17094,9901210½
Land Tax tallies anno 171034,598157
Malt tallies anno 171029,93000
for the year 1709
Land Tax tallies anno 170935,00000
Fifth General Mortgage tallies anno 1709178,77316
for the year 1710:
General Mortgage tallies anno 1710129,250127¾
for the year 1711:
loans on Land Tax anno 1711276,468199
contributions on the First Lottery Act anno 1711276,70300
Wood sales: for the value of timber delivered the Navy out of the Queen's forests and by the Surveyor of the Woods6,986140
1,007,456107¾
£s.d.
Totals for the several years: for 1702104,27429
for 1709213,77316
for 1710129,25012
for 1711560,158139
By [paid to] Charles Cæsar, late Treasurer of the Navy, for the following services; all for 1711:
for the Ordinary: Generally8,10000
ditto: the Yards under this head43,00000
51,10000
for Wages: to Seamen generally242,7451111
ditto: subsistence etc. to the Marines10,00000
252,7451111
for Victualling: Bills of Exchange etc.66,655154
for Wear and Tear: ditto including 2,000l. for raising Naval Stores in Plantations27,73100
ditto: the Yards under this head84,59700
112,32800
Total by [paid to] Charles Cæsar482,82973
All which particulars were directed to be satisfied out of the following Fonds:
Loans on Land Tax pro anno 171151,238176½
Contributions on the First Lottery Act 171164,387711
Ditto Second Lottery Act 1711367,20319½
482,82973
Summary of the above.
By [paid to] the Navy by the Executors of Sir Thomas Littleton, by Robert Walpole and by Charles Cæsar:£s.d.
for the Ordinary generally; for 17062,19000
for 170910,94100
for 171148,85701
for the Yards under this head; for 171143,00000
total, Ordinary104,98801
for Wages to Seamen generally; for 17028,00000
for 170911,40500
for 1711329,8451111
for Sick and Wounded and for Prisoners; for 171112,00000
for the Marine Regiments; for 17094,00000
for 171133,60000
total Wages398,8501111
for Victualling: Bills of Exchange etc.; for 1711111,895151
ditto: Sick and Wounded etc.; for 17118,00000
The Victualling is further supplied, after completion of the quota, under Wear and Tear.
total Victualling119,895151
for Wear and Tear: Imprest, Bills of Exchange, etc. (including 4,000l. for raising Naval Stores in Plantation); for 170917,40300
for 171166,61400
ditto: the Course; for 170242,870102
for 1709121,00000
ditto: the Yards under this head;
for 17026,25701
ditto: ditto; for 170923,25100
ditto: ditto; for 1711135,1881911
ditto: the value of timber from the Queen's Forests; for 17116,986140
Victualling: Bills of Exchange, etc., for 17095,00000
(out of Wear and Tear, see above):
the Course; for 170247,146126
for 170920,77316
total Wear and Tear492,490182
to Repay money advanced by the Bank of England; for 1711247,00000
to Subscription into South Sea Stock, etc.; for 1710129,25012
£1,492,4751710¾
totals for the several years:1702104,27429
17062,19000
1709213,77316
1710129,25012
17111,042,98810
All which particulars were directed to be satisfied out of the following:
£s.d.
Fifth 4s. Aid anno 17026380for 1702
one third tonnage arrears anno 170455138½for 1702
Reversionary Annuities anno 17052,19000for 1706
duties on Malt anno 17073521910for 1702
ditto anno 170817610½for 1702
Eleventh 4s. Aid anno 170810,6861410for 1702
loans on Malt anno 17093,0801610for 1702
ditto on the Land Tax anno 170920,497142½for 1702
ditto ditto35,00000for 1709
ditto on the Continued Impositions anno 17094,9901210½for 1702
ditto ditto178,77316for 1709
ditto on the Land Tax anno 171034,598157for 1702
ditto on Malt anno 171029,93000for 1702
loans on the Continued Impositions anno 1710129,250127¾for 1710
ditto on the Land Tax anno 1711327,707173½for 1711
contributions on the First Lottery Act anno 1711341,090711for 1711
ditto on the Second ditto (the Two Million Adventure) anno 1711367,20319½for 1711
Wood Sales or the value of Timber delivered the Navy out of the Queen's Forests per the Surveyor of Woods6,986140for 1711
1,492,4751710¾
ORDNANCE.£s.d.
By [paid to] Harry Mordaunt, Treasurer and Paymaster of the Office of Ordnance upon accompt of the following services:
for Land Services generally: for 171061,07165
for 171166,25000
127,32165
for sea services generally; for 171166,25000
total (for 1710 61,071l. 6s. 5d.; for 1711 132,500l.)193,57165
for a subscription into the Capital Stock of the South Sea Company; for 171061,46014
total (for 1710 122,532l. 0s. 11½d. for 1711 132,500l.)255,032011½
which services were directed to be satisfied out of the following:
£s.d.
Loans on Malt pro anno 171061,07165for 1710
ditto on the Land Tax pro anno 171116,00000for 1711
ditto on Malt pro anno 171140,00000ditto
Contributions on the First Lottery Act pro anno 171130,00000ditto
Ditto on the Second (the Two Million Adventure) anno 171146,50000ditto
Loans on the Continued Impositions pro anno 171061,460146½for 1710
255,032011½
ARMY: FORCES ABROAD.
By [paid to] James Brydges, Paymaster of her Majesty's Forces upon accompt of the following services:
for the publique services for the years 1709 and 1710:
for the 40,000 men serving with the Allies; for the 10,000 men; for the 3,000 Palatines; for 4,639 Saxons; for the pay of Bothmar's Regiment of Dragoons; for the Augmentation Troops: for the year 170920,9413
ditto: for the year 171026,58917
for Agio etc. for 12,000 Prussians in the Netherlands: for 17104,52283
for the Forces in Spain and Portugal: for 171047,33390
99,38618
£s.d.£s.d.
for the publique services for the year 1711:
for the 40,000 men; for the 10,000 men; for the 3,000 Palatines; for 4,639 Saxons; for Bothmar's Dragoons; for the Augmentation Troops; for the Hesse subsidy; for the Treves ditto; for the Palatines ditto; for the Hessians ditto; for the Prussians ditto; in all1,970,992411½
for the Kings of Denmark, of Portugal and of Savoy on their respective subsidies133,788410
for the Forces in Spain and Portugal1,015,1871510
for the Extraordinary Charges of the War provided by Parliament (sic)53,1678
3,173,135138
£3,272,5221110½
All which particulars were directed to be satisfied out of the following:
£s.d.
loans on the Continued Impositions pro anno 170920,94139¼for 1709
loans on the Land Tax anno 171090500for 1710
Contributions for Annuities anno 171072,44529½for 1710
loans on Candles anno 17105,095117¾for 1710
loans on the Land Tax anno 17111,133,605139for 1711
loans on Malt anno 1711237,99500for 1711
Contributions on the First Lottery Act anno 1711840,2611710for 1711
ditto on the Second Act (the Two Million Adventure) anno 1711884,410189½for 1711
loans on the Duties on Hops anno 171176,15233½for 1711
In Aid.
First 4s. Aid pro anno 1693931111for 1711
Second Quarterly Poll anno 1694020for 1711
Fourth 4s. Aid anno 16962156for 1711
Leather Arrears anno 16970120for 1711
Second 2s. Aid anno 170029995for 1711
two-thirds Fourth 4s. Aid anno 170131392for 1711
£3,272,5221110½
GUARDS AND GARRISONS.
By [paid to] John How, Paymaster of the Guards and Garrisons, for the following services:£s.d.
for the Guards and Garrisons including 521l. paid on Bills of Exchange from New England for Special Service; for 1703800
ditto; for 170461835
ditto; for 170561108
ditto; for 17061,4751511½
ditto; for 171081,64858
ditto; for 1711238,376010¾
322,18716
for the 5,000 men on Sea Service; for 17106,9421311
ditto; for 171139,6141010
46,55749
for the Company of Invalids; for 17103,3501111½
ditto; for 17115,40000
8,7501111½
£s.d.£s.d.
for Extraordinary Charges of the War provided by Parliament; for 17113,90848
381,4031711¾
to redeem deposits for Money advanced; for 1711131,16630
(the uses to which the moneys so advanced by the Bank [are to be applied] are specified in a schedule.)
for his subscription into the Capital Stock of the South Sea Company; for 1710138,26591
total£650,83510
totals for the several years: 1703800
170461835
170561108
17061,4751511½
1710230,2070
1711418,46419
All which particulars were directed to be satisfied out of the following:
Sixth 4s. Aid pro anno 1703800for 1703
Seventh 4s. Aid anno 170449105for 1704
one third Tonnage arrears anno 1704568130for 1704
Eighth 4s. Aid anno 170561108for 1705
Ninth 4s. Aid anno 17061,4751511½for 1706
loans on the Continued Impositions anno 1710153,96591for 1710
ditto on duties on Candles anno 171073,024141½for 1710
ditto on the Land Tax anno 17103,216175for 1710
ditto ditto 1711135,437910for 1711
contributions on the First Lottery Act anno 1711223,49037for 1711
ditto on the Second (the Two Million Adventure) anno 171159,537511¾for 1711
650,835100¾
TRANSPORT.
By [paid to] Thomas Micklethwaite, Treasurer of the Transport Service, for the following services:
for Debts on the Course of the Office and Interest thereupon12,5218
out of Tallies on the Land Tax pro anno 170812,52184½
DEBTS OF KING WILLIAM III.
By Arrears to the late King's Family and Servants (over and above sums paid out of Civil List Revenues vide infra, p. cxlix) for Debts in the Office of Cofferer per Thomas Newport, Executor to the Earl of Bradford, late Cofferer12716
Out of arrears of the late King's Revenues:
Additional Tonnage3210½
Hereditary and Temporary Excise541
Letter Money7080
Small Branches2032
£127163½
SCOTLAND: CIVIL LIST, etc.£s.d.
By [paid to] Archibald Douglas for so much certified by him as Paymaster of the Civil List in Scotland; for Fees, Salaries, Pensions, etc., conform to the Establishment by Exchequer Warrant there pursuant to letters of Privy Seal21,35316
By [ditto] ditto paid to the Lords of the Justiciary for Circuit Charges1,50000
£22,85316
Out of the several Duties and Revenues coming into his hands for the foregoing services [p. cxvii].
PAYMENTS OUT OF THE REVENUES FOR THE QUEEN'S CIVIL LIST.
For the Uses of the Queen's Civil List:
At the Exchequer:
to Francis, Lord Ryalton, Cofferer of the Household, upon Accompt52,75917
to Samuel, Lord Masham, for ditto2,00000
to John, Lord Fitzharding, Treasurer of the Chamber, ditto22,79112
to John, Duke of Montague, Master of the Great Wardrobe, ditto14,23840
to the Robes per Mrs. Rachel Thomas3,00000
to ditto per Henry Piggot1,00000
to Charles Dartiquenave, Paymaster of the Works, upon Accompt16,3511210
to William Robarts, Paymaster of the Works at Windsor, ditto1,6309
to the Duke of Somerset, Master of the Horse, ditto1,50000
to Foreign Ministers (Ordinary Entertainment 13,543l. and on their Extraordinaries 9,219l. 1s. 2d.)22,76212
to Fees and Salaries84,7134
to Pensions and Annuities21,79194
to Spencer Compton for Charities, etc.31,37805
ditto for accompt of the Palatines5,77377
ditto towards the charge of managing the Lottery 1710, to be made good out of the surplus of the Lottery Fond4,075210
to the Band of Pensioners per William Smith, Paymaster7,50000
to several as of the Queen's Royal Bounty14,38480
to William, lord Dartmouth, Principal Secretary of State, for Secret Service2,25000
to the Duke of Queensberry, another, for ditto5,25000
to Henry Boyle, another, for ditto2,559158
to Henry St. John, another, for ditto1,50000
to William Lowndes, for ditto28,5887
to Samuel Smethyn, her Majesty's Goldsmith, for Plate11,002610½
to Jewels or Presents in lieu of Jewels to Foreign Ministers3,55676
to the Privy Purse per Sarah, Duchess of Marlborough10,50000
to ditto per Mrs. Abigail Masham17,00000
to Contingencies, viz.: Law Charges 2,654l. 13s. 11d., Liberates of the Exchequer 4,011l. 16s. 2¼d., Rewards for Services 4,565l. 13s. 8½d., Surplus to Sheriffs and Others on their Accompts 2,878l. 2s. 2¾d., Riding Charges to Messengers 1,042l. 10s. 0d., Printers on their Bills 2,516l. 10s. 5d., Rewards to Receivers of Taxes 5,677l. 4s. 10¾d., Disbursements 5,349l. 9s. 3d., Rents payable by the Crown 321l. 17s. 6d., Towards building Blenheim House at Woodstock 15,000l.43,01718
to Services relating to Scotland: salaries1,27000
to the African Company by way of Loan50000
to Charles, Lord Cornwallis by way of loan on a mortgage of his Estate on the Aulnage Duties in Ireland3,00000
to Robert Corker on accompt of the Tin Affair139,35000
£s.d.£s.d.
for Arrears to the late King's Servants:
for Pensions and Annuities60000
for Fees and Salaries60000
1,20000
for Publick Services:
to Sir John Humble for the Managers of the Lottery 17104,80000
(to be reimbursed from the surplus of the Fond when it ariseth)
At the Excise Office: to several on Pensions (p. lxxxviii)9,00000
At the Post Office: to several on Pensions (p. xcviii)38,93790
£630,931138
Out of the following:£s.d.
Additional Tonnage and Poundage195,112111¾
Hereditary and Temporary Excise218,214195
Letter Money60,29870½
Small Branches and Casualties (p. ciii)27,3721
500,997102½
Loans on Credit of the Queen's Tin129,93435½
£630,931138
MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS:
By paid out [of] the Duty ofper cent. in specie from Barbados and the Leeward Isles:
£s.d.
to the Earl of Kinoul on a perpetuity5,25000
to the Governours of Plantations on their Allowances2,5273
7,7773
By [paid to] Sir Isaac Newton, Master of the Mint. Out of the Coinage Duty7,125178
By [ditto] Robert Weddell for charges in prosecuting Coiners. Out of ditto3605
7,4862
By [paid to] Edward Barker, Treasurer for the Queen's Bounty, to augment poor livings; without accompt. Out of First Fruits and Tenths1,45369
By [paid to] Lord Archibald Hamilton for the charge of his Passage to Jamaica as Governor there. Out of the 25 per cent. on French Goods22500
By [paid to] Prince Charles of Denmark to aid his Grant of 4,000l. per annum for quitting his Pretensions to the Bishoprick of Eutin for the Good of the Common Cause. Out of Imprest Moneys repaid per Administrator of Sir Edward Seymour 1,390l. 0s. 1½d. and out of the Rent of Hackney Coaches 710l. 17s. 4½d.2,100176
By [paid to] Christopher Rhodes towards defraying the Incident Charges attending the Management of the Lottery Act anno 1711. Out of the Fond for the said Lottery2145
By [ditto] ditto for Incident Charges attending the Management of the Two Million Adventure 1711. Out of the Two Million Fond28514
By [paid to] the Commissioners for Stating the Public Accompts of the Kingdom. Out of Contributions to the Two Million Adventure87500
£s.d.£s.d.
By [paid to] Gregory King, Secretary to the said Commissioners, for Incident Charges. Out of the same2,50000
3,37500
By so much allowed for loss on Wrought Plate Contributed to the Two Million Adventure. Out of Contributions to the Two Million Adventure4,400132
By [paid to] the Receivers of 1,500,000l. contributed for a Lottery anno 1711 for rewards and charges in receiving, paying and accompting. Out of Contributions to the said Lottery2,380129
By [paid to] Sir John Humble, Paymaster of the Million Lottery Tickets upon Accompt. Out of the 9d. Excise for 16 years80,13210
By [paid to] the Adventurers to the Lottery for 1,500,000l. anno 1710 on 135,000l. per annum from Mich. 1710. Payable by Sir J. Humble out of the Fonds for the said Lottery16,312100
By [paid to] Nehemiah Arnold, Paymaster of the Malt Lottery Tickets upon Accompt. Out of the General Fond for Deficiencies granted 1 Anne 14,671l. 13s. 7d.; [out of the] 12d. per Bushel on Salt 13,613l. 18s. 4d.; out of the Stamp Duties to 1 Aug. 1710 732l. 8s. 8½d.; out of House Money to 1 Aug. 1710 27,524l. 7s. 8½d.56,54284
By [paid to] the Bank of England on their Perpetuity of 100,000l. per annum. Out of five-sevenths of the 9d. Excise 94,996l. 15s.; [out of] five-sevenths of Tonnage Duties on Ships and Vessels 3l. 5s. 0d.95,00000
More on 106,501l. 13s. 5d. per annum being 6 per cent. redeemable by Parliament on repaying 1,775,027l. 17s. 10½d. Value in Exchequer Bills delivered up by them and cancelled. Out of House Money from 1 Aug. 171050,00000
More on 45,000l. per annum until 31 July 1714 for exchanging all Exchequer Bills for ready money. Out of Loans on the Land Tax 1711 55,000l.; out of Lottery Money 1711 15,657l. 10s. 8d.; out of Loans on Hops 1711 80,000l.150,657108
295,657108
By Samuel Edwyn for charges in respect of the said Bills. Out of House Money from 1 Aug. 1710553311¾
By [paid to] the New East India Company on 160,000l. per annum. Out of 28d. Salt and Additional Stamp Duties160,00000
638,89619
PAYMENTS ON ANNUITIES &c.
By paid on Annuities purchased at the Exchequer and for Rewards to Officers and Incidents in Paying and Accounting for the same:
on Annuities purchased anno 1693 at 14 per cent. Out of the 9d. Excise for 99 years123,511126
more on Annuities with the advantage of survivorship. Out of ditto7,4863
for rewards and incidents. Out of ditto. (To the Officers of the Exchequer 1,200l., to the Usher of the Receipt for necessaries 455l. 17s. 3¼d.)1,65517
132,6531211¾
on Annuities purchased anno 1694 for one, two or three lives. Out of the two-sevenths of the 9d. Excise in the Bank Act 36,742l. 4s. 4½d.; out of the two sevenths of the Tonnage Duties on Ships 1l. 5s. 11½d.36,743104
for rewards to Officers (the Auditor of the Receipt). Out of the two sevenths of the 9d. Excise15000
36,893104
on Annuities purchased anno 1704 and anno 1705 charged on the 3,700l. per week Excise:
on Annuities for one Life17,29218
ditto for Two Lives7,68100
ditto for Three Lives2,43884
ditto for 99 years124,3295
151,74015
for rewards to the Officers of the Exchequer1,43000
on Annuities called Bankers' Annuities redeemable by Parliament41,7750
194,945164
on Annuities for 184,242l. 14s. per annum purchased for 99 years anno 1706. Out of the General Fond for paying the same184,88940
for rewards and incidents. Out of ditto. (To the Officers of the Exchequer 1,470l. 0s. 0d.; to the Usher of the Receipt for Necessaries 178l. 14s. 0¾d.)1,64814
186,53718
on Annuities for 72,187l. 10s. per annum purchased for 99 years anno 1707. Out of the General Fond for paying the same and other Revenues in Aid (p. cxxii-cxxiii)73,42626
for Rewards and incidents. Out of ditto (The Officers of the Exchequer 1,596l. 6s. 8½d. and to the Usher of the Receipt for Necessaries 648l. 16s. 7d.)2,2453
75,6715
on Annuities for 40,000l. per annum purchased for 99 years anno 1708. Out of Contribution Money and other Revenues in Aid (p. cxxiii)21,890126
on Annuities for 80,000l. per annum purchased for 99 years anno 1708. Out of Contribution Money8,575150
on Annuities for 81,000l. per annum purchased for 32 years anno 1710. Out of the Fond for paying the same50,913100
£708,08210
INTEREST ON LOANS ON THE PUBLIC REGISTERS, etc.£s.d.
By Interest on Loans on the Publique Registers and otherwise Issued at the Exchequer between Mich. 1710 and Mich. 1711: on the following:
Coals granted anno 1695, Transferred to Leather 1697: Out of the General Fond for Deficiencies623189
First 3s. Aid granted anno 1697: Out of Arrears 6l. 12s. and out of the General Fond for Deficiencies 4,146l. 16s. 7d.4,15387
20l. per cent. paper for taking in Wrought Plate: Out of that Duty 3l. 3s. 10d. and out of the General Fond for Deficiencies 222l. 4s. 3d.22581
Third Quarterly Poll granted anno 1698: Out of arrears 1l. 5s. and out of the General Fond for Deficiencies 1,599l. 19s. 5d.1,60145
Third 3s. Aid granted anno 1699: Out of the General Fond for Deficiencies19087
Coals anno 1703: Out of Arrears31100
Two thirds Tonnage and Poundage granted anno 170512,71275
Low Wines and the Additional Duties on Coffee, Tea, etc., anno 170525,540138
Produce of the Queen's Tin12,405190
Ninth 4s. Aid for the year 1706 302l. 10s. and out of the Fourteenth 4s. Aid, being transferred thereunto 3,702l. 12s. 10d.4,005210
Tenth 4s. Aid for the year 1707 300l. and out of the Fourteenth 4s. Aid, being transferred thereunto 2,719l. 1s. 1d.3,01911
Several Subsidies and Impositions continued anno 1707 called the Third General Mortgage: Out of the General Fond for this Register64,411116
Eleventh 4s. Aid for the year 1708 337l. 17s. 10d. and out of the Fourteenth 4s. Aid being transferred thereto 2,460l. 10s. 3d.2,79881
The one half subsidy of Tonnage and Poundage, continued anno 1708 called the Fourth General Mortgage: out of the following.
£s.d.
25 per cent. on French Goods8195
Plantation Duties2,36011
5s. White Woollen Cloths178176
25l. per ton French Prize Wines4,562144
Glass Wares and Tobacco Pipes6981210
Malt 17021000
Malt anno 1707393
Hackney Coaches79601
Small Branches or Casualties (being such as were not applicable to the Civil List)353173
First 4s. Aid anno 169311468
Two-thirds fourth 3s. Aid anno 17011525
Fifth 4s. Aid and Subsidies anno 1702050
Seventh 4s. Aid anno 17041500
Eighth 4s. Aid anno 170518900
Ninth 4s. Aid anno 1706386
Tenth 4s. Aid anno 1707397610½
Eleventh 4s. Aid anno 17083,61324
13,527191
The Duties on Malt and Mum etc. for the year 1708:
out of Malt 1710 being transferred thereto16,977011
The Duties on Malt, Mum, etc., for the year 17093,343153
Sundry Impositions continued anno 1709 called the Fifth General Mortgage: out of loans on the same Impositions 343l. 9s. 6d. and out of the Eleventh 4s. Aid 1708 5,881l. 18s. 9d.6,22583
The Duties on Malt, Mum, etc., for the year 171018,023310
Sundry Impositions continued anno 1710, called the Sixth General Mortgage: out of 12d. per Bushel on Salt2,61011
Twelfth 4s. Aid for the year 170911,41028
Thirteenth 4s. Aid for the year 171089,56641
The Duties on Candles and Rates on Monies given with Apprentices 11,793l. 8s. 1d.: and out of Chandlers forfeitures 10s. 9d.11,7931810
Fourteenth 4s. Aid for the year 171118,2461610
By Interest on the Old Exchequer Bills issued anno 1697: Out of the General Fond for Deficiencies8329
By [paid to] the Bank of England on the Allowance of 3 per cent. per annum for circulating Exchequer Bills by the Act of Parliament anno 1709: Out of like Exchequer Bills92,70000
By Interest to the Contributors for Annuities anno 1710 at the rate of 8 per cent. for prompt payment per the hands of William Clayton: Out of Contribution Money2,60000
By Interest at the rate of 2d. per cent. per diem on all the Exchequer Bills on the Act 1709 received at the Exchequer or reissued thence, Paid per Lionel Herne and Samuel Edwards in this year so at all times to be reissued clear of Interest46,015180
By Interest to the Adventurers in the Lottery anno 1711 at 10l. per cent. for the First Payment and 6l. per cent. for the other three Payments till 29 Sept. 1711, the said Interest to be reckoned from the respective days of making such payments per the Receivers of the Lottery Money43,315192
By Interest to the Contributors to the Two Million Adventure 1711 at 8d. per cent. per diem for the first payment and 4d. per diem for the other three payments till 29 Sept. 1711, the said Interest to be reckoned from the respective days of making such payments per the Receivers of the Contribution Money29,663160
In all for Interest Mich. 1710 to Mich. 1711537,82289
[SUMMARY OF THE VARIOUS HEADS OF EXPENDITURE GIVEN ABOVE:
Navy (p. cxxxi)1,492,4751710¾
Ordnance (p. cxxxv)255,032011½
Army: Forces Abroad (p.cxxxv)3,272,5221110½
Army: Guards and Garrisons (p. cxxxvi)650,83510
Transport (p. cxxxvii)12,5218
Debts of King William III (p. cxxxvii)12716
Scotland: Civil List (p. cxxxviii)22,85316
Civil List (p. cxxxviii)630,931138
Miscellaneous Items (p. cxxxix)638,89619
Payments on Annuities etc. (p. cxl)708,08210
Interest on Loans etc. (p. cxlii)537,82289]
8,222,1025
By the Remains in Cash at Michaelmas 1711 (see p. cxlv-cxlvi) including 406,769l. 13s. 8½d. in tallies1,640,11010
Total Expenditure including Remains9,862,212156
By Balance of the Account [immediately following] (p. cxliv) shewing the moneys borrowed by way of Loan and in Exchequer Bills and the moneys repaid on the Publique Registers between Mich. 1710 and Mich. 1711, the Moneys repaid exceeding the moneys borrowed by450,72283
£10,312,93539
LOAN ACCOUNT.
An Account showing the Monies borrowed on the Publique Fonds & Revenues Mich. 1710 to Mich. 1711 and the Principal Money repaid within the same time:
The Queen is Debtor.
to Loans made at the Receipt of the Exchequer on the following:£s.d.£s.d.
on credit of the produce of the Queen's Tin117,6008
on the fourteenth 4s. Aid pro anno 1711; in money441,006168
ditto; by levying tallies (p. cxviii)1,302,10713
1,743,11410
on the duties on Malt, Mum etc., pro anno 1711; in money6,52000
ditto; by levying tallies (p. cxix)412,58198
419,10198
on the duties on Hops pro anno 1711; in money80,00000
ditto; by levying tallies (p. cxix)100,00000
180,00000
to Exchequer Bills on the Act anno 1709 issued at the Exchequer within the time of this Accompt and to be circulated by the Bank137,70000
2,597,51688
To Balance; being the difference between the sum total of the Moneys borrowed by way of Loan and in Exchequer Bills and the Sum Total of the Principal Moneys repaid on the Publique Registers, the Moneys repaid exceeding the sums borrowed by450,72283
£3,048,2381611
The Queen is Creditor:
By Principal repaid:
on Coals granted 1695, Transferred to Leather Duties; out of the general Fond for Deficiencies5,70000
on the First 3s. Aid granted anno 1697; out of the like82,08513
on the 20l. per cent. Paper for taking in Wrought Plate: out of the like3,20000
on the Third Quarterly Poll granted anno 1698 out of the like36,298150
on the Third 3s. Aid granted anno 1699 403l. 10s. 5d.; and out of the General Fond for Deficiencies 4,367l. 15s. 10½d.4,7716
on two-thirds Tonnage and Poundage anno 170556,23436
on Low Wines and the Additional Duties on Coffee, Tea, etc., pro anno 170585,31330
on the Produce of the Queen's Tin65,9189
on the Ninth 4s. Aid for the year 1706; out of the Fourteenth 4s. Aid anno 1711 being transferred thereto36,1671210
on the Tenth 4s. Aid for the year 1707; out of the like58,283126
on the Third General Mortgage anno 1707; out of the Fond for this Register336,54000
on the Eleventh 4s. Aid pro anno 1708 12,421l. 8s. 4½d.; out of the Fourteenth 4s. Aid anno 1711 transferred thereto 36,584l. 4s. 5½d.49,0051210
on the Duties on Malt anno 1708; out of Malt 1710 being transferred thereto224,6459
on the Twelfth 4s. Aid for the year 1709195,455137
on the Duties on Malt, Mum, etc., for the year 170921,652136
on the Thirteenth 4s. Aid for the year 17101,511,461117
on the Duties on Malt, Mum, etc., for the year 1710215,10000
on the Duties on Candles, etc., for the year 171046,20000
on the Fourteenth 4s. Aid for the year 171114,00000
on Exchequer Bills issued anno 1697; out of the General Fund for Deficiencies20500
£3,048,2381611
THE PARTICULAR REMAINS IN CASH AT MICHAELMAS 1711.
£s.d.
In Tallies undisposed in the hands of Particular Paymasters (p. cxxi)406,76913
The Several Fonds for making good Deficiencies which determined 1 Aug. 171014,69318
Duties on Low Wines, etc., for Loans 17052,82310
Additional Tonnage and Poundage, part of the Queen's Civil List24604
Arrears of ditto for the late King's Civil List1,440109
Arrears of the Duties on Coffee, etc., for the Transport Debt22121
Plantation Duties for Loans57012
Arrears of Coals anno 1698 for Loans413
Arrears of Coals anno 1703 for Loans1,03784
Two-thirds Tonnage and Poundage anno 1705 for Loans2,8350
25l. per ton French Prize Wines for Loans5,278135
on the Fond for the Lottery for 1,500,000l. anno 171153,10916
25l. per ton French Wines imported1,7593
on the Fond for Annuities purchased anno 1710 (p. lxxxvii)50,3964
on the Fond for the Lottery Act 1710 (p. lxxxvii)54,0876
Tonnage and Poundage Arrears anno 1703611110½
Arrears of Duties on Glass Wares8536
Hereditary and Temporary Excise part of the Civil List9,016310¾
3,700l. per week Excise for Annuities82,2895
9d. Excise for the Bank and Annuities22,3301110
9d. Excise for Annuities and Survivorship57,9321
One Third Double Excise Arrears264
Duties on Malt anno 17091,98546
Duties on Malt anno 171016,104131
Duties on Malt anno 171175306
12d. per Bushel on Salt22,17313
28d. Salt and Additional Stamp Duties for the East India Company107111½
Stamp Duties on the Grant ended 1 Aug. 17101,85717
Duties on Candles &c. for Loans anno 171061017
on the Fond for the Two Million Adventure anno 171112,62057
Duties on Hops for Loans anno 17116,033130
Letter Money for the Civil List9,7471310½
per cent. Duty19716
Coinage Duty3519
Rent of Hackney Coaches996153
Capitation Subsidies and additional Tonnage and Poundage for Cancelling Exchequer Bills anno 16971,300410½
Arrears of the Duties on Marriages, Births, etc.666141
First Fruits173199
Tenths of the Clergy57819
Fines on Alienations50000
Seizures30716
Sale of Tin1,980811½
Rent of Savoy Hospital2,749108
Captors' shares of Prizes6,00000
Imprest Money repaid per Thomas Kennedy58916
Duties on Houses for Windows on the Grant ending 1 Aug. 1710562182
Duties on Houses for Windows on the Grant commencing 1 Aug. 17105,2821010¾
First 3s. Aid anno 16971200
Additional Aid of 12d. eodem anno2140
Subsidies anno 170312134
Tenth 4s. Aid anno 17071,6771010¼
Eleventh 4s. Aid anno 17082,426157
Twelfth 4s. Aid anno 17093,751107
Thirteenth 4s. Aid anno 171016,016711
Fourteenth 4s. Aid anno 171115,57819
Contributions on the Act for raising 1,500,000l. by a Lottery anno 17113,80381
Contributions on the Act for raising Two Millions anno 1711604,9094
in the hands of Lionel Herne and Samuel Edwards for Interest on Exchequer Bills4,76910
in the hands of Archibald Douglas, Paymaster of the Civil List in Scotland6112
on the Fond for paying Annuities purchased anno 1706, p. cxxii73,144140
on the Fond for paying Annuities purchased anno 1707, p. cxxiii30,3331
on the Fond for paying 40,000l. per annum in Annuities purchased anno 1708, p. cxxiii6,26517
on the Fond for paying 80,000l. per annum in Annuities purchased anno 1708, p. cxxiv16,2951911
1,233,340167
£1,640,11010
ACCOMPTS OF UNAPROPRIATED REVENUES.
Extract of so much of the aforegoing Accompts as relates to the Money arisen between Mich. 1710 and Mich. 1711 upon Certain Fonds and Revenues unappropriated by Parliament.
Charge or Debtor.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer of Unappropriated Revenues at Mich. 1710:
on 5s. per piece White Cloth1076
on the one-third Double 9d. Excise264
on the Rent of Hackney Coaches80617
on Chandlers' Forfeitures0109
on Prize Money being Captors' Shares uncalled for6,00000
on the Balance of Sir Edward Seymour's Navy Accompt1,3900
on the Fourth 4s. Aid1100
8,23510
To Cash for the Produce of Unappropriated Revenues at the Receipt of the Exchequer between Mich. 1710 and Mich. 1711:
the 25l. per cent. French Goods233195
Plantation Duties2,93013
5s. per Piece White Cloth168100
25l. per Ton on French Wines Imported1,7593
Leather Duty Arrears0120
Duty on Malt pro anno 17021000
Rent on Hackney Coaches1,696153
Hall's Imprest20531
Ditto per Trustees for Circulating the Old Exchequer Bills138142
Kennedy's Imprest58916
A free Gift towards discharging Public Debts1000
First 4s. Aid anno 1693207187
Second Quarterly Poll anno 1694020
Fourth 4s. Aid anno 1696156
Additional 12d. per libram 16972140
Second 2s. Aid anno 170029995
Subsidies anno 170312134
Overplus of the Fond for the East India Company10840
First 3s. Aid1200
Arrears of the Duty on Glass Wares783164
9,170155
17,4065
Discharge or Credit.
By [paid to] Lord Archibald Hamilton for the charge of his Passage to Jamaica out of [the] 25l. per cent. [duty on] French Goods22500
By [paid to] James Brydges for Accompt of the Forces under his Pay out of Leather Arrears 12s. 0d., out of the Second Quarterly Poll 2s., out of the Fourth 4s. Aid 2l. 15s. 6d., out of the Second 2s. Aid 299l. 9s. 5d. and out of the First 4s. Aid 93l. 11s. 11d.3961010
By [paid to] Prince Charles of Denmark on his Grant of 4,000l. per annum for quitting his Pretensions to the Bishopric of Eutin for the good of the Common Cause; out of Hackney Coaches 710l. 17s. 4½d., out of Sir Edward Seymour's Balance 1,390l. 0s. 1½d.2,100176
By [payment of] Interest on Loans on the Fourth General Mortgage granted anno 1708; out of the following:
25l. per cent. [duty on] French Goods 8l. 19s. 5d.; Plantation Duty 2,360l. 1s. 1d.; 5s. a piece White Cloth 178l. 17s. 6d.; the first 3s. Aid anno 1693 114l. 6s. 8d.; the Duty on Malt anno 1702 10l.; [rents of] Hackney Coaches 796l. 0s. 1d.; Mr. Hall's Imprest 205l. 3s. 1d.; Imprest Money repaid per Trustees for circulating the Old Exchequer Bills 138l. 14s. 2d.; a Free Gift towards Discharging Publique Debts 10l. and Glass Arrears 698l. 12s. 10d.4,5201410
By [payment of] Interest on Loans on the Candle Duty; out of Chandlers' Forfeitures0109
By paid on Annuities purchased anno 1707 to aid the Deficiency of the Fond: out of Surplus of the Fond for the East India Company10840
7,3511711
By Cash remaining in the Exchequer Unappropriated at Mich. 1711:
£s.d.
on Plantation Duty57012
on Hackney Coaches996153
on Prize Money being Captors' Shares uncalled for6,00000
on Kennedy's Imprest58916
on the Additional 12d. Aid2140
on Subsidies anno 170312134
on 25l. per Ton French Wines Imported1,7593
on the First 3s. Aid1200
on Glass Arrears8536
on one-third Double 9d. Excise264
10,0547
17,4065
CIVIL LIST
Extract of so much of the aforegoing Accompts as relates to the Neat Money arisen for the Civil List between Mich. 1710 and Mich. 1711:
Charge or Debtor.£s.d.
To Cash remaining in the Exchequer at Mich. 1710:
Additional Tonnage and Poundage2,6571
Hereditary and Temporary Excise2,33762
Letter Money10894
Seizures4196
Loans on Tin12,333148
17,855179
to cash for the Neat Produce of those Revenues from Mich. 1710 to Mich. 1711:
Additional Tonnage and Poundage192,7011
Hereditary and Temporary Excise224,89317
Revenue of the Post Office69,937117
First Fruits and Tenths of the Clergy as far as those Revenues are charged at the Exchequer with Pensions payable by the Crown8,67500
Fines on Alienations1,65000
Revenue of Wine Licences1,90000
Proffers1,17138
Compositions1024
Seizures12,888187
Fines of Leases4951710
Rents and other Incomes out of Lands to the Crown605112
Value of Timber delivered the Navy anno 17116,986140
Rents on Grants36134
Fines and Forfeitures, viz. Lord Griffin's Forfeitures30000
Profits of the Hanaper2747
522,27915
To Loans made on Credit of the Queen's Tin117,6008
657,7362
Discharge or Creditor.
By payments for Accompt of the Civil List (over and above what [was] paid per Archibald Douglas for the Civil List of Scotland (p. cxvii)) between Mich. 1710 and Mich. 1711:
At the Exchequer:
to the Cofferer of the Household54,75917
to the Treasurer of the Chamber22,79112
to the Master of the Great Wardrobe14,23840
to the Robes per Mrs. Rachel Thomas3,00000
to ditto per Henry Piggott1,00000
to the Paymaster of the Works16,3511210
to the Paymaster of the Works at Windsor1,6309
to the Master of the Horse for Extraordinaries of the Stables1,50000
to Foreign Ministers on their Ordinary Entertainments13,54300
to ditto on their Extraordinaries9,21912
to Fees and Salaries84,7134
to Pensions and Annuities21,79194
to Spencer Compton for charities, etc.31,37805
to ditto on accompt of the Palatines5,77377
to ditto towards the charge of managing the lottery 1710: to be made good out of the surplus of the lottery fund4,075210
to the Band of Pensioners per William Smith, Paymaster7,50000
to several as of her Majesty's Royal Bounty14,38480
to the Duke of Queensberry, Principal Secretary of State, for Secret Service5,25000
to William, lord Dartmouth, another, for the like2,25000
to Henry Boyle, another, for the like2,559158
to Henry St. John, another, for the like1,50000
to William Lowndes, for the like28,5887
to Jewels or Presents in lieu of Jewels to Foreign Ministers3,55676
to Samuel Smethyn, her Majesty's Goldsmith, for Plate11,002610½
to the Privy Purse per Sarah, Duchess of Marlborough10,50000
to ditto per Mrs. Abigail Masham17,00000
to Contingencies (Law Charges 2,654l. 13s. 11d.; Liberates of the Exchequer 4,011l. 16s. 2¼d.; Rewards for Services 4,565l. 13s. 8½d.; surplus to sheriffs and others on their Accompts 2,878l. 2s. 2¾d.; Riding charges to Messengers 1,042l. 10s. 0d.; Printers on their Bills 2,516l. 10s. 5d.; Rewards to Receivers of Taxes 5,677l. 4s. 10¾d.; Disbursements 5,349l. 9s. 3d.; Rents payable by the Crown 321l. 17s. 6d.; towards building Blenheim house at Woodstock 15,000l.)43,01718
to Services relating to Scotland; Salaries1,27000
to Charles, Lord Cornwallis, by way of Loan, on a mortgage of his Estate and Interest in the Aulnage Duties in Ireland3,00000
to Robert Corker on accompt of the Tin Affair139,35000
to the African Company by way of Loan50000
For Arrears to the late King's Servants and Family:
to Fees and Salaries60000
to Pensions and Annuities60000
578,19448
At the Excise Office:
to several on Pensions (p. lxxxviii)9,00000
At the Post Office:
to several on Pensions (p. xcviii)38,93790
626,131138
For Public Services:
to Sir John Humble for the Managers of the Lottery 1710 to be reimbursed from the Surplus to the Fond when it ariseth, out of Loans on Tin4,80000
to Robert Walpole, Treasurer of the Navy, for Wear and Tear, out of Wood Sales6,986140
637,91878
By Cash in the Exchequer at Mich. 1711:
Additional Tonnage and Poundage24604
Hereditary and Temporary Excise9,016310¾
Letter Money9,7471310½
Seizures30716
Alienations50000
(total Remains Mich. 1711 19,817l. 14s. 4¾d.)£657,7362