Hampshire, Bramley, 1597–8
HRO: 63M70/PW1

p 129 (20 March 1596/7–9 April 1598) (Receipts)


Item their receiptes at WhitsontydeWilliam more receiued for his parte in all & all the tymes vj li. xij s. vj d.

Item William Hooker vj l. xv s. vj d.

Item Tappinge money lij s. ix d.

Item Hockinge money vij s. iiij d.

The whole summe of their receiptes xvj li. viij s. j d. but their expenses beinge subducted & other charges about their whitsontyde ale & churche as by a longe (blank) bille therof then appeared beinge & caste & compted, there of the stocke & f<...> Whitsontyde gaynes but remayned but xxxiiij s. vij d.


  • Footnotes
    • Whitsontyde: 15–17 May 1597
    • William more: churchwarden
    • William Hooker: churchwarden
    • ie, at Hocktyde: 4–5 April 1597
  • Glossed Terms
    • compted v pasp counted, accounted
  • Document Description

    Record title: St James' Churchwardens' Accounts
    Repository: HRO
    Shelfmark: 63M70/PW1
    Repository location: Winchester

    Bramley is a village situated about five miles north of Basingstoke, close to the Berkshire border. The accounting year used by Bramley's churchwardens was from Palm Sunday to Palm Sunday. Pagination of the accounts was done in 1873 by the Rev. C. Eddy, vicar of Bramley, who attached some loose papers and explanatory notes at appropriate points in the book.

    1523–1769; English and Latin; paper; 303 leaves; 327mm x 220mm; 19th-c. ink pagination; good condition, except pages frayed at edges, a few torn; original cover of parchment, badly damaged, made of several pieces stitched together, including fragments of a 15th-c. word book in Latin and English and a 15th-c. account roll, no title, kept in a case of cream-coloured vellum-covered boards made to enclose the book in 1909 by the archdeacon of Winchester, title stamped in gold on red- leather rectangle on front of case: 'BRAMLEY / CHURCHWARDEN'S ACCOUNTS / 1523–1769.'

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