Date Masters/mistresses names and designations Actual # Carriage horses
(10s each)
Saddle horses
(10s each)
11 Sep 1787 Capt. [Captain] John Fraser 3 3 £1.10.0
Mr James Renny 1 1 £0.10.0
George Kidde 1 1 £0.10.0
Collin Bruce 1 1 £0.10.0
Doctor Thomas Sevenson 2 2 £1.0.0
Alexander Hay 1 1 £0.10.0
Mr James Bell 1 1 £0.10.0
Coln. [Colonel] William Lindsay 2 2 £1.0.0
Dr. [Doctor] Charles Wallace 1 1 £0.10.0
Capt. [Captain] John Butchart 2 2 £1.0.0
Robert Holden 1 1 £0.10.0
James Mann 1 1 £0.10.0
William Crouden 1 1 £0.10.0
Doctor John Mudie 1 1 £0.10.0
James Bell 1 1 £0.10.0
Total 20 20 £10.0.0

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A Survey of the Duties on Carriage and Riding Horses arisen in the Burgh of
Arbroath for one Year from the 5th of April 1787 to the 5th April 1788 by
Daniel Ross Surveyor

I Daniel Ross Surveyor aforsaid do hereby Certify that upon Careull
examination of the foregoing Duties they amount in whole to Ten pounds
Sterling and I do make Oath that Nottices were left with the Several
Persons before named or at there dwelling houses of the respective
dates aforesaid requiring them to give in a list of the Horses kept
and used by them for Carriage and Riding from the 5th of April
1787 to the 5th of April 1788 and that the forgoing list is made
out from the list returned to me and from the best information
I could procure of the Horses of those who neglected or refused
to return a list thereof in terms of the Nottices left with them as

At Dundee the 31st day of Octr [October] 1787 Daniel Ross Surveyor
John Colvile Collector
Sworn before
John Guild Baillie

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