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Date Masters/mistresses names Actual # 2 wheel carriages 4 wheel carriages Duty
16 Sep 1786 Nathaniel Taylor Vintiner Stranraer 1 1 £7.0.0
Proof 1 Four Wheel Carriage at £7 £7.0.0

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Survey of the [Wheel Carriage Tax] in the Burgh of
Stranraer from the 5th April 1786 to the 5th April 1787 by William Currie Surveyor

I William Currie Surveyor aforesaid hereby certify that upon
carefull examination of the foregoing Sevl. [Several] rates and duties I find
the Amount in whole to be Seven Pounds St.[Sterling] and that upon the
22nd day of December 1786 I delivered to John McKenzie Collr. [Collector] of the said duties
for the Burgh aforesaid an exact duplicate of the foregoing
wich containd my Oath that notices were Left with the sevl. [several]
inhabitants or at their dwelling houses to of the date anexed to their
respective names that were to be charged with the sums hereby
certified to be due from them

William Currie
John McKenzie J.P. [Justice of the Peace]

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