Date Masters/mistresses names Actual # 2 wheel carts (2s) 3-4 wheel wains/wagons (4s) Duty
26 Aug 1788 John Romaines Lauder 1 1 £0.2.0
Andrew Thomson Lauder 1 1 £0.2.0
Alexander Dickson Smith Lauder 1 1 £0.2.0
James Hunter carrier Lauder 1 1 £0.2.0
Thomas Jamieson Lauder 1 1 £0.2.0
5 5 at £0.2.0 £0.10.0

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Survey of the CART TAX. in the Royalty of
Lauder from 5th April 1788 to 5th April 1789 by William Johnstone Surveyor

I William Johnstone Surveyor aforesaid do hereby Certify that upon carefull examination I find
that the foregoing Duties amount to Ten shillings sterling And that upon the 29th Oct [October] 1788 I
delivered to Robert Romaines Collr [Collector] of these duties an exact duplicate of this amount duly examined
& Compared which contained my Oath that the preceeding Inhabitants were duly served
with acquisitions and that they were charged in comfirmity to their several returns Or according to
my knowledge & belief that they were liable in said duties.

William Johnstone Surveyor

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