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 2/28/1 1767 and also on microform] is one of the Norfolk Quarter Sessions Land Tax Assessments which are arranged by divisions this one being in Shropham Hundred.
|- Land Tax Accounts -|
[Transcription copyright © Mike Bristow]
Assessment made by John Wick for raising the sum of Thirty Pounds six shillings for the year 1767 [at 3/- in the £ (of valuation)].
|Thomas Wright Esqr||162||24.6.0||6.1.6|
|The Reverd Mr Wm Noriss||40||6.0.0||1.10.0|
| £ 7.11.6|
The mark of John "x" Wick
[Seen and allowed by us]
[Signed] J Wright
[End of Document]
See also the Kilverstone parish page.
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