Game List, County of Devon

North Devon Journal - Thursday 6 Nov 1851

Transcribed by

Lindsey Withers

Arranged and Published by
JOSEPH WELCH, Surveyor, Exeter.
SECOND PUBLICATION. - Persons who have obtained Game Certificates for the Year 1851.
LIST 1. - General Certificates at £4 0s. 10d. each.
Arthur, F. Frere, Atherington 
Bartlett, J. B., West Teignmouth 
Buller, Sir J. B. Y., Bart., Brixham 
Boles, Rev. Thos., Littleham 
Burrough, Richard, Luppitt 
Carew, Thos., Rattery 
Cole, Speare, South Brent 
Carter, James, Harpford 
Clarke, Wm., Salcombe Regis 
Clevland, Wm., Westleigh 
Collier, M. J., Plymouth 
Coode, J. P., Plymouth 
Crimp, P. S., Plymouth 
Fairweather, A., Malborough 
Gifford, Hon. and Rev., John, Broadhembury 
Hare, G. G., Diptford 
Harding, A., Barnstaple 
Hodge, Samuel, Stoke Gabriel 
Hopper, Capt., Barnstaple 
Hughes, Capt., Barnstaple 
Hutchinson, C. F., Alverdiscott 
Hughes, Rev. J. B., Tiverton 
Huyshe, Rev. J., Clisthydon 
Kekewich, G. G., Exeter 
Ley, Edward, Kenn 
Land, T. V., Chudleigh 
Lees, Wm., Kingsbridge 
Mellon, W. W., Barnstaple 
Melhuish, John, St. Thomas 
Mallock, G. M., Axminster 
Mitchell, Rev. H., Dawlish 
Mortimer, A. W., Kingsteignton 
Nott, Wm., St. Thomas 
Partridge, Jas., North Tawton 
Prout, Wm., Dartmouth 
Preston, Wm., St. Thomas 
Reeves, Wm., Diptford 
Rousby, Edward, Stockland 
Saffin, T., jun., Tedburn St. Mary 
Soltau, T. U., Heavitree 
Seale, Sir Henry P., Bart., Townstall 
Shepherd, Joseph, Exeter 
Scott, James, North Tawton 
Snow, Thomas, St. Thomas 
Stowey, A., Exminster 
Towell, John, West Teignmouth 
Tuckett, G. C., Exeter 
Truscott, Sam., East Stonehouse 
Tucker, Capt., Dawlish 
Twysden, E. T., Charlton 
Valletort, Vis., Vaulters-home 
Wandsford, W., Ashburton 
Webster, Godfrey, Exeter 
Woolmer, Ed., Exeter 
Wright, Andrew, Tormoham 
LIST 2. - Gamekeepers, being Assessed Servants, at £1 7s. 6d. each.
Aimer, Thomas, WestleighA. Clevland, Esq., for manor of Tapley.
Anning, Charles, RatteryLady Carew, for Rattery, Marley, North Harberton, Ford, Ugborough,
 Ugborough Parsonage, Langford, Listford, and all other lands.
Beer, Richard, DawlishW Cosens, Esq., for Langford and Orchard.
Cater, John, CockingtonC. H. Mallock, Esq., for Cockington.
Chisell, Nath., AlverdiscottC. F. Hutchinson, Esq., for manor of Webbery, Weach, and other lands in
Dicker, D., KentonFor manor of Oxton.
Fry, Thomas, High BraySir P. F. P. Acland, for manor of Highbray and Charles.
Lear, John, TownstallSir Henry P. Seale, Bart., for Stokefleming, Buzom-Zeal, Moorton, Dawney,
 and Brixham.
Luscombe, Thomas, HighweekRev. T. S. Wall, for Bradley.
Martin, Wm., HolneR. Schneider, Esq., for Holne.
Roberts, William, ChudleighRight Hon. Lord Clifford, for Chudleigh, Ideford, Luton, Kingsteignton, and
List of Persons licensed to Deal in Game.
Haddy, Sampson, 11 Queen-street, Plymouth.
Hooper, Henry, Exeter
Jones, Ann, West Teignmouth
Murrain, W., Highweek
By Order of the Board,
Inland Revenue.THOMAS KEOGH.
Made up to the 23rd October, 1851.
The Commissioners of Inland Revenue hereby give Notice that every person taking, killing, or pursuing Game without
first obtaining a Certificate, incurs a penalty of £20, and is also liable to be surcharged in double the amount of the
Certificate Duty.
Any person in pursuit of Game refusing, on being duly required, to produce his Certificate, or to permit the same to
be read, or a copy thereof to be taken, or refusing to declare his true name and place of residence, also incurs a penalty of
Gamekeepers are desired to take notice, that a certificate at the rate of £1 7s. 6d. will not authorise any
person to kill Game beyond the limits of the Manor for which he is deputed; and in order that a Certificate at such rate of duty may
protect a Gamekeeper, it is requisite, not only that he should be deputed by some Lord or Lady of a Manor or reputed Manor, but also
that such deputation should be registered with the Clerk of the Peace, or the Gamekeeper will be liable to be surcharged in double
the duty of £4 0s. 10d., and also to be prosecuted by any common informer for the penalty of £20.
N.B. - It is the intention of the Commissioners of Inland Revenue to publish in a separate list, the names and
residences of all persons surcharged in Double Duty for sporting without Certificates.

Brian Randell, 5 Feb 2012