Genuki Logo Norfolk Welcome   Contents and Search

Norfolk: Horstead with Stanninghall - 1805-1806 - Land Tax

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 Norfolk Record Office document [with the reference C/SCD 2/29/9 1806 and also on microform] is one of the Norfolk Quarter Sessions Land Tax Assessments which are arranged by divisions this one being in Taverham Hundred.

Other accounts available

- Churchwardens' Accounts -
Rates 1726 1739-41 1757-58 1775-76 1803-05
Payments 1724-37 1737-61 1765-77 1779-1803
- Land Tax Accounts -
Payments 1800-01 1805-06

[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. Note also that the majority of the values have not been done for this year.

Norfolk to Wit
For the Parish of Horstead with Stanninghall

An Assessment for one Year, from the 5th April, 1805, to the 5th April, 1806, 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 1805.

Exon Not Exon
Names of Proprietors Occupiers Value
£.s.d Value
£.s.d Est
Lord AnsonThos Fisk  3  -/14/8
T H Batcheler EsqrHimself7014/1/4
  DoWm Lee37  7/8/4
Robt Baret EsqrHimself9418/19/8
  DoChris[topher] Grix16  3/5/-
  DoSaml Utting  8  1/15/-
Thos Blake EsqrHimself34  6/17/6
Revd Ch Grape D.D.Do Rectory48  9/12/4
Willm GedgeHimself  9  1/16/-
Siday HawesThos Ewing15  3/-/4
Willm HillingEdw Pank  3  -/13/4
Sir Roger KerrisonSaml Utting7414/16/10
Wm OakesHimself  9  1/18/6
Lord SuffieldGeo Barber11222/11/4
  DoThos Read  9  1/16/4
H. P. Watts EsqrWm Baker?7214/10/10
  DoHimself21  4/6/4
  DoSpooner Nash22  4/10/-
  DoRobt Watts? (*)-/16/8  -/3/4
City of NorwichWm Gedge  7  1/8/10

[End of Document]


See also the Horstead with Stanninghall parish page.

These pages are for personal use only. They may not be copied, and the links within them may not be harvested for use on your own web pages. Please see the Copyright Notice.

Copyright © Mike Bristow.
January 2010