Date Masters & mistresses names & designations Servants names Quality of servants Number of servants Bachelor servants One and two servants Three and four servants Five to seven servants Eight to ten servants Eleven or more servants Duty
30 Jan 1789 Robert Baikie of Tankerness Alexander Laurence Footman 1 1 £1.5.0
James Riddoch Collr [Collector] of Customs James Scart Footman 1 1 £1.5.0
31 Jan 1789 Robert Laing Provost David Bews Footman 1 1 £1.5.0
John Traill of Westness John Logie Footman 1 1 £1.5.0
Total 4 4 £5.0.0

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Survey within the Town of Kirkwall from 5th April 1788 to 5th April 1789 by Alexander Fraser Surveyor


I Alexander Fraser Surveyor aforesaid having examined the foregoing Survey Finds the same to amount to Five pounds and maketh oath
that upon the twentieth day of February Seventeen hundred and Eighty Nine I delivered to John Heddle Town Clerk of Kirkwall and Collector of said Tax an exact duplicate of the foregoing Survey duly compared with the above. Alexander Fraser Surveyor.

At Kirkwall 21 February 1789
Sworn before John Wier JP

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