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 2/19/1 1767 to C/SCD 2/19/39 1832] are from the Norfolk Quarter Sessions Land Tax Assessments which are arranged by divisions this one being in Guiltcross Hundred.
[Transcription copyright © Mike Bristow]
|Year||Proprietors' Names||Occupiers' Names||Yearly Value
|[JPs= JW, WG, CD] [AS=JR]||£||170.0.0||25.10.0||6.7.6|
|1781-82||Lady Wake||Saml Kitton||140.0.0||28.0.0||7.0.0|
|Revd Mr Wake||Himself||30.0.0||6.0.0||1.10.0|
|1782-83||Revd Baldwin Wake||Himself||30.0.0||6.0.0||1.10.0|
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.
The original had all the following columns:-
|Names of Proprietors||Occupiers||Value|
Columns G & H were blank so have not been included. Only changes are included in the following transcription.
|Revd Baldwin Wake||S. Bevan||30.0.0||6.0.0|
|1801-02||Silvanus Bevan||The Farm||140.0.0||28.0.0|
|1802-03||Silvanus Bevan||Silvanus Bevan||140.0.0||28.0.0|
|1803-04 to 1805-06 - No changes from 1802-03|
|Revd Baldwin Wake||Do||30.0.0||6.0.0|
|1807-08||Revd Baldwin Wake||S Bevan||30.0.0||6.0.0|
|1808-09 - No changes from 1807-08|
|1809-10||Revd Baldwin Wake||S Bevan & J T Bird||30.0.0||6.0.0|
|1810-11||Thomas Thornhill Esqr||Himself||140.0.0||28.0.0|
|Revd B. Wake Clk||J T Bird||30.0.0||6.0.0|
|1811-12 to 1815-16 - No changes from 1810-11|
|1816-17||J. T. Bird Clk||J T Bird||30.0.0||6.0.0|
|1817-18 to 1819-20 - No changes from 1816-17|
|1820-21 - As last year but Occupiers both blank|
|1821-22 - As last year but Occupiers both "Self"|
|1822-23 - As last year but Occupiers both blank|
|1823-24 - As last year but Occupiers both "Self"|
|1824-25 - As last year|
|1825-26||Bird||Clarke (sic - see notes)||30.0.0||6.0.0|
In 1826 a new printed form was used - see main land tax page link above for an example showing full header.
|Names of Proprietors||Names of
|140.0.0||Thomas Thornhill Esqr||Self||28.0.0|
|30.0.0||Rev. J. T. Bird||Self||6.0.0|
|140.0.0||Thomas Thornhill Esqr||Self||Freehold||28.0.0|
|30.0.0||Rev. J. T. Bird||Self||Rector||6.0.0|
[End of Document]
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