Date Masters/mistresses names and designations Actual # Carriage horses
(10s each)
Saddle horses
(10s each)
27 Jun 1786 The Burgh of Jedburgh
Thomas Waugh Esq. in Jedburgh 1 £0.10.0
Adam Scott Vintner in Jedburgh 1 £0.10.0
Doctor Robert Lindsay in Jedburgh 1 £0.10.0
Doctor William Elliot in Jedburgh 2 £1.0.0
James Fair in Jedburgh 1 £0.10.0
James Potts Writer in Jedburgh 1 £0.10.0
Andrew Reid Writer in Jedburgh 1 £0.10.0
John Chisholm in Jedburgh 1 £0.10.0
Doctor Robert Wilson in Jedburgh 1 £0.10.0
John Leardin in Jedburgh 1 £0.10.0
Sum Total 11 £5.10.0

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JEDBURGH 29 [Page] 85
A Survey of the CARRIAGE AND HORSE TAX. in the Burgh of Jedburgh
from the 5 of April 1786 to the 5 of April 1787 By William Brunton Surveyor

I William Brunton do hereby Certify that upon Careful examination of
the forgoing Several Rates and Dutys I find that they Amount in whole to the Sum
of five pounds Ten Shillings Ster [Sterling] And that upon the 26 day of Sepr. [September]
I delivered to James Black Collector of the Said dutys for the Shire
aforsaid an exact duplicate of the above Accounts examined and Compared
with the forgoing which Containd my Oath That Requisitions were left with
the Several Gentlemen And that they are Lyable in the Sums Set against
their Several Names

William Brunton

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In the original there is no distinction between Carriage horses and Saddle horses,

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