Date Masters/mistresses names and designations Actual # Carriage horses
(10s each)
Saddle horses
(10s each)
1788 The Burgh of Peebles
3 Oct 1788 James Reid Surgeon in Peebles 1 £0.10.0
Robert Marshall Surgeon in Peebles 1 £0.10.0
James Bartram in Peebles 1 £0.10.0
Thomas Alexander in Peebles 1 £0.10.0
William Brunton in Peebles 1 £0.10.0
The Revd. [Reverend] Doctor Dalglish in Peebles 1 £0.10.0
6 £3.0.0

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[PEEBLES] 42 [page] 123

Survey of the Carriage and Horse Tax in [the Burgh of Peebles]
from the 5th Aprile 1788 to the 5th Aprile 1789 by William Brunton.

6 Horses at £0.10.0 Each is £3.0.0

I William Brunton Surveyor Aforesaid do hereby [Certify that]
upon Carefull examination of the foregoing Taxes [I find they amount]
in whole to the Sum of Three Pounds Ster. [Sterling] And [that upon the -- ]
day of December I delivered to John [Hislop Collector of the]
dutys for the Burgh aforesaid a Copy of the [above duly examined and]
which Contained my Oath that Requisitions [were left with the several]
foregoing persons that they were liable to be Charged [with the sums]
Set against their Several Names.
[William Brunton Surveyor]

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