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Date Masters/mistresses names Actual # 2 wheel carriages 4 wheel carriages Duty
2 -- 1787 Robert Renny Esq 1 1 £7.0.0
3 --- 1787 Mrs Driver 2 2 £14.0.0
George Ogelvie Esq 1 1 £7.0.0
Robert Stephen Esq. 1 1 £7.0.0
George Bean 2 2 £14.0.0
Robert Scott Esq 1 1 £7.0.0
6 --- 1787 Provost Alexander Christie 1 1 £7.0.0
Lady Carnegie 1 1 £7.0.0
Alexander Lamb 1 1 £7.0.0
3 --- 1787 William Farquharson Esq 1 1 £7.0.0
Totall 12 12 £84.0.0

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Survey of the Rates and Duties on Wheel Carriages arisen in the Burgh of Montrose
[for ] the Year commencing the 5th April 1786 and ending the 5th April 1787 by William Greig Surveyor

I William Greig Surveyor aforesaid do hereby certify that upon carefull examination
of the foregoing duties I find they amount in whole to Eighty four Pounds Sterling and that
upon the -- day of March 1787 I delivered Mr Alexander Morrison Collector of the said duties for
the Burgh aforesaid an exact duplicate of the above account as will appear from
---- ) duly examined and compared with the foregoing which contained my Oath
that nottices were left with the several person before named or at their dwelling houses
of the dates annexed to their respective names requiring them within fourteen days
to give in alist of their Carriages retained or employed by them from the fifth of April
1785 to the fifth day of April 1786 and that the said account or Survey is made
out from the lists returned to me, and from the best information I could procure of
the Carriages of those who neglected or refused to give in a list thereof in terms
of the Nottices left with them as aforesaid

William Greig Surveyor

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