Norfolk: Oxwick with Pattesley -
1820-21 - 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 2/24/25 1820 and also on microform] is one of the Norfolk Quarter Sessions Land Tax Assessments which are arranged by divisions this one being in in Launditch Hundred.
Other accounts available
|- Churchwardens' Accounts -|
|- Overseers' Accounts -|
|- Charities for the Poor -|
|Z(achary). Clark book||1811|
|- Land Tax Accounts -|
|- Town Land Accounts -|
|Terrier & Tenants||1747/8|
[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.
- Names of Proprietors = "Names of Proprietors
- Value = "Valuation"
- Exon = "Sums assessed & exonerated"
- Not Exon = "Sums assessed & not exonerated"
- Estate = "Sums assessed of PERSONAL ESTATES STOCK"
- OFF = "Sums assessed of OFFICES ANNUAL AMOUNT"
- YEAR PAY = "TOTAL of YEARLY PAYMENTS"
- QTR PAY = "QUARTERLY PAYMENTS"
Norfolk to Wit
For the Parish of Oxwick with Pattesley
An Assessment for one Year, from the 5th April, 1820, to the 5th April, 1821, 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 1820.
The original had all the following columns:-
|Names of Proprietors||Occupiers||Value
Columns C, D, G & H were blank so have not been included.
|Names of Proprietors||Occupiers||Value
|Trustees of the late
Townshend Marqs (*)
|Thos Webb for Pattesley||114.11. 8||22.18. 4||22.18. 4||5.14. 7|
|Do Townshend Marqs||Charles Case||7. 5. 0||1. 9. 0||1. 9. 0||0. 7. 3|
|Do Townshend Marqs||John Brett||1. 1. 8||0. 4. 4||0. 4. 4||0. 1. 1|
|Pat__? Nery Esqr||Abdel Smyth||1. 1. 8||0. 4. 4||0. 4. 4||0. 1. 1|
|Utber Thomas||for Himself||22.15. 0||4.11. 0||4.11. 0||1. 2. 9|
|John Brandford||for Himself||29.18. 9||5.19. 9||5.19. 9||1. 9.11|
|Hawkins Thomas||Mrs Neal||9.17.11||1.19. 6||1.19. 6||0. 9.11?|
|The Executors of
Caudwell Ralph Esqr
|Henry Goggs||1. 1. 8||0. 4. 4||0. 4. 4||0. 1. 1|
|Alderson Joseph Revd||William Goodwyn||42. 1. 8||8. 8. 4||8. 8. 4||2. 2. 1|
|Blyth Mr||Mr Row||10. 5. 0||2. 1. 0||2. 1. 0||0.10. 3|
|Alderson Joseph Revd||William Fish||10.10. 0||2. 2. 0||2. 2. 0||0.10. 6|
|Alderson Joseph Revd||William Fish||15. 0. 0||3. 0. 0||3. 0. 0||0.15. 0|
|Goggs Henry||for Himself||1. 1. 8||0. 4. 4||0. 4. 4||0. 1. 1|
|Alderson Joseph Revd||Robert Faircloth||15. 0. 0||3. 0. 0||3. 0. 0||0.15. 0|
|Baker Mrs||for Herself||33.15. 0||6.15. 0||6.15. 0||1.13. 9|
Allowed by us Dan Reeve __? Wodehouse Dixon __ly?
[End of Document]
- In other rate documents the following alternative spellings have been seen which appear to refer to the same people/places:-
Branford/Brandford, Goodwyn/Goodwin, Smyth/Smith
- The quality of the fiche is very poor and some of the amounts actually paid were difficult to read.
- The first entry for Pattesley is all one farm of about 300 acres according to White's 1845 directory.
- Revd Joseph Alderson followed William Barnwell as incumbent of Oxwick from 1810 to 1833.
See also the Oxwick with Pattesley parish page.
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