Sub-series NCR 15b/3 - Parish overseers of the poor's' annual poor rates, additional rates and payment accounts

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NCR 15b/3


Parish overseers of the poor's' annual poor rates, additional rates and payment accounts


  • 1572-1718 (Creation)

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4 binders of papers

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Being lists of ratepayers in each parish as well as accounts of payments to the poor. They were originally loose papers and have been flattened, cleaned, repaired and mounted and filed in four binders. In each binder, they are arranged by parish and chronologically within each parish. They are mostly dated 1677-1684 and 1688-9, but the first binder includes accounts from 1572 and elsewhere there are also two parish assessments by warrant, 1718.

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Binders covered in dark maroon buckram in mid-20th century.

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For maintenance of poor records, 1570-1580, Overseers' accounts for most City parishes, 1633-1680, and other Poor Law documents, see NCR 20c and e.
For poor rate assessments for all City parishes, 1718-1824, see N/T 33.
For poor rate book for all City parishes, 1774, see COL/5/16, available on microfilm.
For poor rate books for all City parishes, 1825-1844, see N/T 23, available on microfilm.

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Created 11/09/2007 by Droip. Modified 15/12/2017 by Drott.


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