Date Masters/mistresses names Number of horses Horses liable in duty Horses not liable Duty 20% per 37 George III
1797 Burgh of Stranraer
Brot. [Brought] over 87 62 25 £6.19.6 £
Hugh McMicken 1 1 £0.2.3 £
John Alexander Innkeeper 1 1 £0.2.3 £
Robert Thorburn Carter 1 1 £0.2.3 £
Michael Wallace 1 1 £0.2.3 £
91 66 25 £7.8.6 £

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Survey of the HORSE TAX, per 37 Geo. 111. Cap. 108. in the burgh of Stranraer continued

66 horses at 2/3 [£0.2.3] is £7.8.6
25 Horses not Liable £0.0.0.
91 [Horses] [Total] £7.8.6
20 per Cent is £
£ Total

I David McMillan Surveyor aforesaid do hereby Certify that upon
careful examination of the foregoing several Rates and Duties I find
they amount in whole to the Sum of Eight pounds eighteen shillings
and two pence four tenths Sterling, and that upon the
[date missing] day of January one thousand seven hundred & ninety eight
years I delivered to [name missing] Collector of the
said duties for the Burgh aforesaid an exact Duplicate of the
foregoing which contained my oath that Requisition or notices
were delivered or left for the several foregoing Persons of the
foresaid and the Charge made out from their returns or the
best Information. [signed] David McMillan Surveyor

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