ff 49–9v (Disbursements)


Item to mr martin Atmarr the Wattes Cloakes: the 15 of December 03: - 16: - 06.
Item paid to William Oliuer for lace the same daie 00 - 07 - 09
Item makeing the sergeantes And Wattes clockes 00 - 14 - 04
  • Endnote

    Since this series of payments involves both the waits' cloaks and their making, as well as lace for their decoration, all as separate entries, Martin Atmarr could be a middleman dealing with the payments to both the tailor and the lace maker. Atmarr is cited in the Scarborough White Vellum Book as a bailiff in 1635, 1638, and 1639 (Jeayes (ed), Vellum Book, pp 78, 84).

  • Document Description

    Record title: Scarborough Chamberlains' and Churchwardens' Accounts
    Repository: NYCRO
    Shelfmark: DC/SCB IV/1
    Repository location: Northallerton

    The financial officers of the town (chamberlains) and of St Mary's Church (churchwardens) submitted their annual accounting together each Michaelmas.

    Because the Record Office has been closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the transcriptions have not yet been checked for accuracy.

    1612–45; English; paper; 137 + ii, unnumbered loose sheet slipped in between ff xxxiii and xxxiv; 300mm x 200mm; modern pencil foliation, i–lxxiv, 1–60 (numbered from end of book, ff 58–60 blank); contemporary parchment covers worn and cracked, stitching loose and broken; 19th-c. title on rectangle of white paper on front cover: 'GG5 | Disbursements of | Chamberlains & | Churchwardens | 1613 to 1638 | Receipt other end of Book' and on back cover, 'No 5 GG | Rent Receipt Book | 1613 to 1645 | Disbursements other end of | Book, 1613 to 1638.' Disbursements for the years 1638–44 are found at the end of the receipts section, ff 36–57.

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