Date Masters/mistresses names Actual # 2 wheel carriages 4 wheel carriages Duty
31 Aug 1786 Robert Roughead Haddington 1 1 £7.0.0
James Fairbairn Haddington 3 3 £21.0.0
John Clarke Haddington 2 2 £14.0.0
6 6 £42.0.0
Proof 6 Chaises @ £7 £42.0.0

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Wheel Carriage Tax.

In the Royalty of Haddington From 5th April 1786 to 5th April 1787 by Henry Watson Surveyor

I Henry Watson Surveyor aforsaid do hereby Certify That upon carefull
Examination of the forgoing several Rates and Dutys I find they
Amount to the Sum of Forty two Pounds Sterling And
that upon the [ Blank space ] I delivered John Cafrae Collector
of the said Dutys for the Royalty of Haddington an exact
duplicate of the forgoing Acct [Account] duely Examined and Compared
with the forgoing And which containd my Oath that Requisitions
were sent to the several forgoing Inhabitants and that They are
charged the Sums sett against their respective Names according
to their Answers made to said Requisitions.
Henry Watson Surveyor

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