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Norfolk: Eccles

Land Tax: 1800-33

This tax was based on the value of property etc. and paid by the owner or (sometimes) occupier according to their agreement. It started in 1692 and valuations are based on those done at this date.

For more information on these records see the Land Tax Assessments page. This is also where examples of the standard headers from 1798 to 1825 and 1826 to 1832 are linked to.


These Norfolk Record Office documents [with the references C/SCD 2/28/1 1767 to C/SCD 2/28/39 1832] are from the Norfolk Quarter Sessions Land Tax Assessments which are arranged by divisions this one being in Shropham Hundred.

Other accounts available

- Land Tax Accounts -
Payments 1767-98 1800-33
 

[Transcription copyright © Mike Bristow]

From 1798 a printed form was used which contained the following.

The original document had the following headings spelt out in full. They have been contracted to allow for a clearer display.

Norfolk to Wit
For the Parish of Eccles

An Assessment for one Year, from the 5th April, 1800, to the 5th April, 1801, made in pursuance of an Act passed in the 38th Year of the Reign of his Majesty George the Third, for granting an Aid to His Majesty, by a LAND TAX to be raised in Great Britain, for the Service of the Year 1798, and made perpetual by another Act passed in the 38th Year of the Reign of his said Majesty and also in pursuance of another Act passed in the 39th Year of the Reign of his said Majesty's Reign, for continuing and granting to his Majesty a Duty on Pensions, Offices, and Personal Estate, &c. for the Service of the Year 1800.

The original had all the following columns:-

A B C D E F G H J K
Exon Not Exon
Names of Proprietors Occupiers Value
£
Rent
£.s.d Value
£
Rent
£.s.d Est
ate
£.s.d
OFF
£.s.d
YEAR
PAY
£.s.d
QTR
PAY
£.s.d

Columns G & H were blank so have not been included.

Note that surnames of "Proprietors" are given first in the following table. The taxed properties have each been numbered so that only changes are shown in subsequent years.

Exon Not Exon
Year/
Prop.
Ref. No.
Names of Proprietors Occupiers Value
£
Rent
£.s.d Value
£
Rent
£.s.d YEAR
PAY
£.s.d
QTR
PAY
£.s.d
1800-01
  1Albemarle Earl of  Wm Porter   [108.0.0]   21.12.0    5.8.0
  2  Do  John Cooke   [3.0.0]    0.12.0    0.3.0
  3  Do  J Cooke & E Johnson   [2.0.0]    0.8.0    0.2.0
  4  Do  Richd Palmer   [2.0.0]    0.8.0    0.2.0
  5Gooch Manning  James Gooch   [2.0.0]    0.8.0    0.2.0
  6  Do  Beverley & Bobby   [1.0.0]    0.4.0    0.1.0
  7Miller & Loyd Messrs  W Woodley Esqr   [31.0.0]    6.4.0    1.11.0
  8  Do    Do   [48.10.0]    9.14.0    2.8.6
  9  Do  John Cooke   [108.0.0]  21.12.0    5.8.0
10Woodley Wm Esqr  Wm Woodley Esqr   [1.0.0]    0.4.0    0.1.0
11Wilson Revd George  John Cooke   [32.0.0]    6.8.0    1.12.0



[JPs = TBJ, JF, MG] [AS=JG] £ [333.10s]   67.14.0  16.18.6

1801-02[JPs = TBJ, MG] [AS=JG]
  6Gooch Manning  Davy & Bobby   [1.0.0]    0.4.0    0.1.0
  7Miller & Loyd Messrs  The Revd Dean Miller   [31.0.0]    6.4.0    1.11.0
10Woodley Wm Esqr  J Gates Larling   [1.0.0]    0.4.0    0.1.0

1802-03
  1Albemarle Earl of  Wm Porter   108.0.0
  2Miller & Loyd Messrs  John Cooke   [3.0.0]    0.12.0    0.3.0
  3Miller & Loyd Messrs  Cooke & Johnson   [2.0.0]    0.8.0    0.2.0
10Woodley Wm Esqr  John Gates   [1.0.0]    0.4.0    0.1.0

1803-04
  6Gooch Manning  Wm Davy   [1.0.0]    0.4.0    0.1.0

1804-05
  &
1805-06
  As 1803-04

1806-07
  2  Miller & Loyd Messrs  John Cooke   3.0.0    0.12.0  
  3  Miller & Loyd Messrs  John Cooke   2.0.0    0.8.0  

1807-08
  1Albemarle Earl of  William Porter   108.0.0
10Franks Jacob Esqr  John Gates   [1.0.0]    0.4.0    0.1.0

1808-09  As 1807-08

1809-10
  1Albemarle Earl of  John Wellingham   108.0.0
  4  Do  Joseph Palmer   [2.0.0]    0.8.0    0.2.0

1810-11
  &
1811-12
  As 1809-10

1812-13
  3Miller & Lloyd Messrs  John Cooke   2.0.0    0.8.0

1813-14
  4Albemarle Earl of  Messrs Palmer   2.0.0    0.8.0    0.2.0
  5Walpole Hon G  Hon G Walpole   2.0.0    0.8.0    0.2.0
  6  Do  Wm Davey   1.0.0    0.4.0    0.1.0

1814-15
  7Miller & Lloyd Messrs  Mrs Ann Miller   31.0.0    6.4.0    1.11.0
  8  Do  Mrs Ann Miller   48.10.0    9.14.0    2.8.6

1815-16
10Colbourn Esqr  John Gates   1.0.0    0.4.0    0.1.0

1816-17
  &
1817-18
  As 1815-16

1818-19
  4Albemarle Earl of  Mr Palmer   2.0.0    0.8.0    0.2.0

1819-20
  7Miller & Lloyd Messrs  Seth Sparke   31.0.0    6.4.0    1.11.0
  8  Do  Seth Sparke   48.10.0    9.14.0    2.8.6

1820-21
  4Albemarle Earl of  Mrs Palmer   2.0.0    0.8.0    0.2.0

1821-22
  to
1826-27
  As 1820-21[JPs=JW, JTB, JF]
 

In 1826 a new printed form was used - see main land tax page link above for an example showing full header.

Year(s) Rent
[£.s.d]
Names of Proprietors Names of
Occupiers
Names or
Description
of Estates
or Property
Exon
[£.s.d]
Not Exon
[£.s.d]
1827-28  108Albemarle Earl of  John Wellingham Houses and Land  21.12.0
      2Albemarle Earl of  Joseph Palmer   Land     0.8.0
      1Colbourn Esqr  John Gates   Land     0.4.0
    31James Martin Loyd Esqr }  Seth Sparke Houses and Land } 15.18.0
    45(*)and Miss Rebecca Loyd } }
  108James Martin Loyd Esqr
and Miss Rebecca Loyd
  John Cooke Houses and Land   21.12.0
      3James Martin Loyd Esqr
and Miss Rebecca Loyd
  John Cooke   Land  0.12.0
      2James Martin Loyd Esqr
and Miss Rebecca Loyd
  John Cooke   Land  0.8.0
      2Walpole Honble George   Walpole Honble George   Land     0.8.0
      1Walpole Honble George   Walpole Honble George   Land     0.4.0
    32Wilson Revd George   John Cooke   Land    6.8.0
[JPs=JTB, TPS]
[AS= JW] [CO=JW, JC]

£  45.2.0

1828-29  108Albemarle Earl of  John Wellingham Houses and Land  21.12.0
      2Albemarle Earl of  Joseph Palmer   Land     0.8.0
      1Colbourn Esqr  William Gates   Land     0.4.0
    31Beevor Sr Thos }  James Drane Houses and Land } 15.18.0
    45(*)Beevor Sr Thos } }
  108Beevor Sr Thos   Edwd Wellingham Houses and Land   21.12.0
      3Beevor Sr Thos   Edwd Wellingham   Land  0.12.0
      2Beevor Sr Thos   Edwd Wellingham   Land  0.8.0
      2Walpole Hon George  Walpole Hon George   Land     0.8.0
      1Walpole Hon George  Walpole Hon George   Land     0.4.0
    32Wilson Revd George  Walpole Hon George   Land    6.8.0

£  45.2.0

1829-30
  to
1832-33
  As 1828-29
 

[End of Document]


Notes


See also the Eccles parish page.

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Copyright © Mike Bristow.
February 2016