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Date Masters/mistresses names and designations Children under 14 Servants names Number of servants Bachelor servants One servant Two servants Three or more servants Duty
20 Jul 1789 William Christie Janet Hozack 1 1 £0.2.6
Miss Erskine Jean Johnston 1 1 £0.2.6
David Ireland Agnes Smith 1 1 £0.2.6
3 3 £0.7.6
Proof 3 at 2/6 [£0.2.6] £0.7.6

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A Survey of the Rates and Duties on Female Servants arisen in the
Town of Culross from 5th April 1789 to 5th April 1790 P [Per] Laurence Buchan Surveyor

Perth 15th February 1790 I Laurence Buchan Surveyor aforesaid do hereby Certify
that upon careful Examination of the foregoing Duties I find they amount in Whole to Seven Shillings
and Sixpence Str [Sterling] and This date I sent to Mr David Ireland Toun Clerk of the Town Aforesaid
an Exact Duplicate of the Above Acct [Account] duly compared with the foregoing Notes were left with the
Several Masters and Mistress or at Their dwelling houses
Laurence Buchan Surveyor

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