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Date Inhabitants names, residence, and parish Actual # of shops Shops at £5 to £9 Shops at £10 to £14 Shops at £15 to £19 Shops at £20 to £24 Shops at £25 to under £30 Shops at £30 and upwards Duty
5 --- 1788 Burgh of Lanark
Mrs. Brownlie Grocer 1 £6.0.0 £0.2.0
Alexander Blair Mercht. [Merchant] 2 £6.0.0 £0.2.0
William Bannatyne Surgeon 3 £5.0.0 £0.1.8
James Forrest Mercht. [Merchant] 4 £5.10.0 £0.1.10
Daniel Murray Mercht. [Merchant] 5 £7.0.0 £0.2.4
William Brown Writer 6 £5.0.0 £0.1.8
Robert Hutchison Mercht. [Merchant] 7 £5.0.0 £0.1.8
Total 7 £39.10.00 £0.13.2
Grand Total £0.13.2

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Duties on Shops in the Royal Burgh of Lanark for the Year from the 5th of
April 1788 to the 5th of Aprile 1789. By William Mure Surveyor.
SHOP TAX.

I, William Mure Surveyor Aforesaid, do hereby Certify that, upon Careful Examination of the
foregoing Several Rates & Duties, I find they amount, in whole, to Thirteen Shillings & Two
Pence Sterling, and that, upon the I Delivered To James Waggateshaw,
Collector of the said Duties for the Burgh Aforesaid, an Exact Duplicate of the above Account,
duly Examined & Compared with the foregoing, which Contained my Oath, that Notices
were left with the Several Inhabitants or at their Dwelling houses, of the dates Annexed
to their respective names that they were to be Charged with the Sums hereby Certified
to be due from them. by me, [signed] William Mure

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