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Bishopstone Index of the Survey and Rental 1778, Wilts



Document held at Chippenham Record Office ref cc/Bishopric 10/2


No.
Tenants / Names
Estates Names
Lords
Rent
£    s    d
Tything
Silver
    s    d

Heriots
£    s    d
  Estates in Hand   
      
1 The Mansion House etc   
2Abraham, EdmondsBishopstone Farms and Tiths   
126Do. & Naph. WilsonThe Parsonage   
122The OverseersA Cottage late Wilsons   
101Wm CouleA Cottage late Smiths
     1    
  
      
  Estates & Copy and Lease   
      
3Anger, ThomasFour Yd Lands late Taylors
1     1    4
           6
           10
4Do.Three Yd Lands late Farrs
1     4    4
           7
            6
5Do.One Yd Lands late Pope
     5    
          1½
    2    6
6Do.Two Yd Lands late Norris's
    11    
             3
            5
97Arrowsmith, Johna Cottage and Garden
           6
 
 
7Butler, JobOne Yd Lands in Eastbrook
     7    1
           5
    2    6
9Butler, John & Cheek Marya Moistly of a Yd Lands & a Mess
     6    8
           3
    1     
10Brind, Johna Yd Lands late Bridges
    13    
 
    2     
11Baker, Johna Yd Lands formerly Taylor
     5    1
           2
    2    6
96Browning, Thos.a Cottage late Thatchers
    1    
     2    
99Blagrove, Thos.a Cottage late Edmonds's
           6
  
100Bishop, Joba Cottage (down)
           6
  
1Craven, Lord WiliamRussley
5        
  
12Chowles, John Catha Yard Lands
    7    
 
    2    6
13Chowles, Jane & ThomasTwo Yard Lands
    12    10
           6
    5     
107Chowles, Thomas Spicera Cottage by the Farm
           6
           3
 
14Curtis, Henrya Half Yard Lands
    3    
    3    6
    1     3
15Curtis, Charles PreveyA Cote   
16Curtis, Charles Prevey5a of arable
    3    6
  
*2Curtis, Henrypart of a Mefs.
           8
  
123Taylor, John late Thomasa Mefs. and 9a of land
           2
           3
    2     
      
 * denotes missing edge    

No.
Tenants / Names
Estates Names
Lords
Rent
£    s    d
Tything
Silver
    s    d

Heriots
£    s    d
98Cotton, Caleb Clerka Cottage late Brownings
           6
  
103Crew Anna Cottage formerly Butts
           6
  
118Couls, Williama Cottage late Turhew
           6
  
104Douly, Joshuaa Cottage in Leggs Lane
           6
  
18Edmonds, Abrahama Half Yd.lands fomerly Spanswick
    3    1
 
    1     
19The sameThe Westhold a Yard Lands
    12    
           6
    2     
20The sameTwo Yd. Lands called Goddards
    12    
           6
    5     
21The sameOne Yd. Lands late Taylors
     3    4
           3
    2    6
22The sameHalf a Yd. Lands late Wilsons
     2    4
 
    7    
23The samea moiety of a Yd. Lands formerly Geens
     2    6
 
    1    3
105Finch, Johna Cottage and Garden Plott
           6
  
24Green, Johna Mefs. and One Yd. Lands
     6  11½
         3
 
26Goddard, Edwarda Yd. Lands and an half
     11    4
         6
 
27Goddard, Janea Half Yd. Lands
    3    
  
28The samea Mefs. and half Yd. Lands
     6    4
  
29Garrard Thomasa Yd. Lands formerly Greenways
    8    
  
30Harding, MaryThre Yard Lands
     17    6
         9
 
31Hortob, Chas.a Mefs. etc cont. 18p.
    1    
    1    
    10    6
108Haskins, Hannaha Cottage;
           6
         5
    8    6
32Jacobs, Benjamina Cots late Hatts
           2
 
    1    3
109Judge, Mosesa Cottage formerly Taylors
           6
 
    1    3
33Kent, Elizabetha Mefs. and Four Yd. Lands & 2p.
1           
  
34The sameSou. Mefs. & 3 Yd. Lands & an half
1     8    
  
35The sameHalf a Yard Lands
      3  4½
  
82Langford, JohnHalf a Yard Lands
    3    
  
94Lane, Lewisa Cottage and Garden
    1    
         2
 
17Mow, Johna Cott. late Geo. Curtis
    1    
  
39Mills, Johna Mefs. and 2 Cors Common
     1    6
         3
 

No.
Tenants / Names
Estates Names
Lords
Rent
£    s    d
Tything
Silver
    s    d

Heriots
£    s    d
36Musprat, Edward Marya Mefs. and one Yard Lands
    8    
 
    2    6
38The samea Yd. Lands late Wm Muspratt
    8    
         3
    2    6
37Meaton, Samuela Mefs. and Yard Lands
     4    8
         3
    2    6
40Norris, Henrya Mefs. and one Yard Lands
     4    6
         3
    2    
41Norris, Francis5a of Lands & Comn. for Sheep for 2 Yd. Lds.
     1   6¼
  
42Newbury, Marya Mefs. & 2 Yd. Lands formerly Keeps
     6    8
         3
    1    3
43The same2a. of ar. & Comon. for 2a Yd. Lands
           3
  
44The samehalf a Yd Lands formerly Clements's
     3    9
 
    1    3
45The samea Mefs and 6a. of Land
     3    
    3    
 
46The sameHalf a Yd Lands formerly Jno Keeps
     5    4
 
    1    3
1New DanielCourt Orchard
     2    6
110Naish Geo or Overseers 
     4    6
111North Johna Cottage etc
    1    
76Owen MaryThe Mills (rent 2s 10d allow'd for T?lor?nlor 47 ?)
    3    
47Presey MaryA Cote and Curtillage
    1    
    3    
48The samea Quanity of a Yard Lands
     1    6
         7½
125The same6a. of arable
    1    
  
49Pope Eliz.a Mefs and Five Yard Lands
1    8    8
    1    
    12    6
50Povey Edmunda Yd Lands late H Woodwards
    7    
         3
    2    6
51The sameHalf a Yd Lands formerly Parris
     3    7½
  
52The same    
53Purton ChasHalf a Yd Lands late Wilsons
    2    
    1    3
54The sameHalf a Yd Land formly. Cox's
    2    6
         3
    1    3
55The sameHalf a Yd Lands (Except the Mefs)
    4    
    1    
56The samea Mefs & 1 Yd Lands formly. Hulls
    5    
    2    6
57The samea Mefs & 1 Yd Lands formly. Purtons
     5    8¾
         5
    2    6
58The sameHalf a Yd Lands formly. Harwoods
     2   10¼
    1    3
59The sameHalf a Yd Lands formly. Greenways
    3    10
         1½
    1    3
60The samea Piece of Meadw. called Lower Haynes
    1    
61Piper Wma Mefs and half Yd Lands
    1    
         3
    1    
95Pain Mathewa Dwelling House etc
           6
         2
113Phelps Geo or Overseera Cott
           6
*Packer Johna Cottage
           6
*Powell Mary 
           6
      
 * denotes missing edge    

No.
Tenants / Names
Estates Names
Lords
Rent
£    s    d
Tything
Silver
    s    d

Heriots
£    s    d
126 Parsonage Yard Lands etc
62Rudman, JamesHey Garston
    1    4
    2    6
63The samea Mefs etc formerly Greens
    3    
    1    3
    2    6
64The SameToh Close etc
    2    2
 
    2    6
65Rudman, Francesa Yd. Lands called Manors
    7    3
         3
    2    6
66The samea Yd. Lands called Brookes
    3    4
         4
    2    6
67The Samea Yd. Lands formerly Preseys
    3    2
    2    6
114Reason, John 
           6
  
68Stone, Johna Mefs. and 2 Yd. Lands
    6    8
           6
    5     
69Smith, Johna Mefs. and 1 Yard Lands
    5    
           3
    2     
70The samea Mefs. and half Yard Lands
    3    4
         3
    1     
71Smith Samla Mefs. and one Yard Lands
    3    4
         3
    2     6
72Stratton, Wma Mefs. & half Yd. Lands late Phelps
    3    6
         3
    1     
73Stowers, Michaela Mefs. & half Yd. Lands late Morrants
    3    
         3
    1     
83Spanswick, Martina Mefs. & 1 Yd. Lands called Brownings
    3    4
         3
    2     6
92Smith, Johna Mefs. etc formerly Greenaways
    4    
         3
115Sherman or Overseersa Cottage
           6
  
116Shilton, Jamesa Cottage
           6
  
74Taylor, Sybella; Lawson, Wma Mefs. & qua. of a Yd. Lands
    1    6
         1½
         7½
106Taylor, Thomas 
           6
  
117Thatcher Edwarda Cottage late Plomers
    1    
  
8Wilson, George; prebenda Mefs. & 1 Yd. Lands late Tuckers
    3    4
         3
         2
25Willoughby, Anna Yard Lands late Goddards
    4    
    2     6
79The samea Mefs. & Half Yard Lands late Spanswicks
    3    
    1     
80The sameHalf Yard Lands late Buttlers
    2    6
    1     3
75Withers, Thomas a Mefs. & 1 Yd. Lands
    7    2
         3
    2     6
77Withers, Wma Mefs. & 1 Yd. Lands
    3    4
         3
    2     6
78The samea Half Yd. Lands late Hardings
    2    11
 
    1     3
81Wilson, Noaha Dwelling House
    1    6
         3
    1    3
84Wilson, Naphtalia Mefs. & 1 Yd. Lands
    6    8
 
    2     6
85The samea Half Yd. Lands & Commons
    2    8
 
    1     
86The sameSeveral parcels of Land
    5    
  
87Wilson, Jefsea Moisty of a Mefs etc
     1    
  
88The samea Half Yd. Lands
    3    
 
    1     3
89Jacobs, Ben6a Bandlands late Wilsons
    1    11
  
121Wilson, Naph.a Piece of Land called the Ponds cont. etc
           1
  
90Woodward, HarryHalf Yard Lands
    2    6
 
    1    3
91The samea Mefs. & 1 Yd. Lands
    7    4
         3
    2    6
93Williams, WmOne Yard lands
    5    9
         1½
    2    6
119Wells, Johna Cottage
    1    
  
120Wernam, Johna Cottage
           6
  



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