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Date Masters/mistresses names Actual # 2 wheel carriages 4 wheel carriages Private: one carriage Private: two carriages Private: three + carriages Duty 10%
.. Aug 1793 The Honle. [Honourable] Archibald Fraser of Lovate Esqr. 1 1 £6.0.0 £0.16.0
Sir James Grant Bart. [Baronet] 2 1 1 £17.0.0 £1.14.0
Arthur Forbes of Culloden Esqr. 2 1 1 £17.0.0 £1.14.0
Mrs. Bigenden at Culloden house 1 1 £8.0.0 £0.16.0
Alexander Baillie Dochfour 1 1 £8.0.0 £0.16.0
Alexander Fraser of Torbreck 1 1 £8.0.0 £0.16.0
Alexander McDonell of Glengarry 1 1 £8.0.0 £0.16.0
Mrs. Fraser of Fanellan 1 1 £8.0.0 £0.16.0
Edwart Fraser of Beleck 1 1 £8.0.0 £0.16.0
Aneas McIntosh Esquire 1 1 £8.0.0 £0.16.0
David Davidson Cantra 1 1 £8.0.0 £0.16.0
Euan Camron of Glenevas 1 1 £8.0.0 £0.16.0
Sir Robert Sinclair Ft. [Fort] George 1 1 £8.0.0 £0.16.0
Capt. [Captain] Cochran Fort William 1 1 £8.0.0 £0.16.0
James Fraser of Gortuleg 1 1 £8.0.0 £0.16.0
Mr. Bennet Fort George 1 1 £3.10.0 £0.7.0
Total Carriages 18 1 15 2 £141.10.0 £14.3.0
Abstract of the Wheel Carriages within the Town of Inverness for the above mentioned period & In Mr. Farquhars McDonalds Collection
Town of Inverness
Mr. John Ettles Vintner Invss [Inverness] 3 3 £21.0.0 £2.2.0
Mr. John Hay Vintner Inverness 2 2 £14.0.0 £1.8.0
Mr. Robert Ettles Inverness 1 1 £7.0.0 £0.14.0
Mr. William Fraser Inverness 2 2 £14.0.0 £1.8.0
Total Public Carriages 8 8 £56.0.0 £5.12.0

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[Page] 79
Abstract of the Wheel-Carriage Tax Within the Shire of
Inverness from the 5th Apl. [April] 93 to the 5th April 1794 by John Rose Surveyor

Proof of the Abstract as Follows
2 Private Carriages with four wheels .... £18.0.0
15 Private Carriages with four wheels at £8.0.0 each .... £120.0.0
1 Private Carriage with two wheels at .... £3.10.0
18 Total .... £141.10.0
Interest yron [thereon] at 10 prCent [per cent] .... £14.3.0
Grand Total .... £155.15.0

NB the above sum to be paid by Mr. James Grant Collector for the Shire of Inverness


Proof as Follows
8 Public Carriages at £7.0.0 each is .... £56.0.0
10 pr [per] Cent Interest thereon .... £5.12.0
Total public Carriages with 10 p C [per cent] Ints [Interest] thereon .... £61.12.0)
Brought down private carriages with 10 per cent interest thereon ....... £155.15.0)
Total public & private Carr. [Carriages] within the Shire & Town of Invss. [Inverness] .... £217.7.0

[I] John Rose Surveyor aforsaid do hereby Certify that upon Carefull examination of the Above duty I [find]
they Amount to two Hundred & Seventeen pounds Seven Shillings Sterling and that [up]on
the Twenty fourth of November last I delivered to Messrs Grant & McDonald Collectors of
the said Duties exact Duplicate as Stated in the Above Account which Contained my [oath]
that the preceeding Inhabitants were duely Served with requisitions requiring of them [within]
fourteen days to deliver to me an Attested list of their Servants horses and [carriages]
employed and used by them from the 5th Apl. [April] 92 to the 5th Apl. [April] 93 and that the [account]
was made up from their Several returns to me from the best information
from my own Certain knowledge of their respective establishments
John Rose Surv. [Surveyor]

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