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Castle Rushen Disbursements - 1718

date
to whom paid reason
amount
1718 Jan
Rich Fox, Wm White "Work done...in Peel Garrison...Makeing to the Chambers on the Walles - 3 plates, 3 handles, 3 thumpeecers, a hinge to the door...a key & bridge to the Stable door in Town, a hinge to the Gunners room door..Makeing to the Casements of my Lords lodgeings 3 hinges, 5 plates, 5 catches..." etc.
00.10.03
1718 Jan
Mr Toren "six dozen of frontinack which was sent to Knowsley..."
04.04.00
1718 Jan
Ja Cornah 6 barrels of salt
01.13.00
1718 Feb
Ed Corris "plaistring in the Govrs parlour...Assisting the Briklayor to repair the Chimneys in the Gvrs house...getting slates ready for the bottle rack..."
00.06.00
1718 Feb
John Kewesh "20 groase Corkes...7 Duble Lightes for a lanthorn..."
01.13.02
1718 Feb
John Gell, Wm White "...for a new Bolt for the great Gate & ...mending the Keys & the Lock that belong to ye said Gate..." etc.
00.01.07
1718 Mar
Miles Slater, Carpenter "sawing, boring and making two Ladders for the Castle Isle and puting boards round a door in the Long passage att the backof the old dineing room..." etc.
00.09.06
1718 Mar
Ja Cornah, Steward "thirty pounds & a halfe of Hops"
02.03.10
1718 Mar
Cuth Prescott "for milk for the ferretts" etc.
01.02.04
1718 Mar
Ja Cornah, Stewd "a bowle of oats" etc.
01.08.01
1718 Apr
Cath Brew "for washing of surples & communion lining"
00.10.06
1718 Apr
John Quirk, Wm Clugass, Thos Farragher, "& partners" 13,900 slates at 5d a thousand and 10d per thousand more allowd them in consideration of taiking them from their own laborer badness of ye wether per Govrs order...for going to ye mountain to see ye count of ye slats taiken..."
04.04.07
1718 Apr
Ja Cornah, Steward "for Malt Hops Ling & for brewing of beere for our Honble Lds use in Castle Rushen"
06.05.02
1718 May
Ja Cornah "for money laid out for plows and harrows and corn for sewing of Honbl Lds Abby Medow att Peele..."
00.18.02
1718 May
Ja Cornah, Steward "for Money Laid out for our Honble Lds use when he was in England, viz....for velvit for a [staperd ?] for ye Sword of State in ye Island & for makiong ye Stabard and Cleaning ye blaed; for gilding ye handle and ye Cheps on ye Stabard; for Cording for ye Klock & Drum heads; for apare of Bellis & six paire of Sheep Shears; too funels ...Hang Lorkes; for too wiskets"
02.10.19
1718 Jun
John Saint "laying 4 sheets of Lead before the Lodging Rooms ...for carrying the water off...Repairing the South Tower facing the Library...mending the bagnio pairler windows in the Castle..." etc. etc.
00.18.00
1718 Jun
John Rowe, John Seddon, Commissrs of the Treasury letters of credit [3] by R Worthington
10.00.00
22.00.00
27.00.00
1718 Jun
Wm Clugass, FinloQuirk " & partners" 4000 slates "for ye use of Castle Rushen" etc.
00.16.08
1718 Jun
Tho Woodworth etc. clipping sheep on the Calfe - "being in all 16 men" and five dogs. "To the Ferrey Men for bringing ye wool from ye Calfe to Castle Rushen; for gelding of 82 lams"
01.15.07
1718 Jun
John Rowe, John Seddan, Commissrs of the Treasury letter concerning "the fall of ye Monie of which I had before writ by Order of my Lord....The Bill of 20 on Stanton is good And he desiers his Servant Allen may have up to fifty pound Brittish over & above ye forementioned Note for twenty pounds...."
27.06.00 10.00.00 22.00.00
1718 Jun
Miles Slater, Carpenter "Work don...in Castle Rushen...sawing...and making up the body of the cole cart..." making and mending windows, "sawing and making a bottle Rack to drain bottles on...sawing and making a gate for the corn hagart..." etc.
01.10.03
1718 Jun
Johnston "a Barrell of Gunpowder "
02.10.03
1718 Jun
Charles Pigott "for making 3 leather bags that would hold a hundred pound a piece"
00.01.09
1718 Jun
John Rothmell, John Hamilton, John Thompson "for Cleaning and fixing up the Armes in Derby Fort & The Govrs house"
00.17.04
1718 Jul
Jon Farrant, Couper "Heading 3 Casques with bottles in to be sent to...London...spliting rush for Hups for a large Casque...Heading five Casques with beefe & herrings...Huping & Cleaning 11 Casques for beare...making a new tub to carry Lobsters.."
00.18.02
1718 Jul
Ja Cornah, Steward "ane tun of Iron"
19.10.10.
1718 Jul
Robt Williams 2 ton of coal for Douglas Fort
01.10.08
1718 Jul
John Rose,Wm Seddon Order from R Worthington
16.00.00
1718 Jul
Miles Slater, John Quoley, Edward Killey, etc. making the Lord's "heay stack"
00.03.08
1718 Aug
"By directions from my Lord you are to pay unto Mr Deemster Mcylrea the sum of fifty pounds in full satisfaction for officiating during the Vacancy of a Deemster in the South Side, for wch this shall be your Warrant...22nd Aug 1718 [sgd] Alex Horne"
50.00.00
1718 Aug
Rich Fox ,Tho Woods "and partners" "for hunting of puffins in ye Calfe..."
02.06.00
1718 Aug
Thomas John Quay Quinne "quareing of lime stones...one loade in Darby haven & another loade at Castletown river."
00.16.07
1718 Aug
Receipt - "nine pieces of - gold with two ounces nine pennyweight and six grains according to the Irish standard..."
1718 Sep
George Walker making and changing shoes on "the Black Horse..the Gray horse, the Mair, 4 Oxen, ..."etc.
00.08.00
1718 Sep
Wm Kinley, John Farrant "For mowin the fourteen Damoth"
00.14.00
1718 Nov
Hen Wattleworth 2 tun of coal and "portridge of ye same"
02.01.03
1718 Nov
Gilbt Creain "for looking to the Honlbl Lds Demesensatt Peele and for mawing of nine demoth of hay..."
01.19.00
1718 Dec
Miles Slater, Carpenter sawing and making windows, doors, "a hand barrow...an Axeltree for the wheel barrow...a Table Cover and frame...sawing and plaining [dayler ?] 10 nails on Leeches work house windows and nailing them on..."
00.16.05
1718 Dec
Tho Stole, CharlesKewle "for burning of Kilp" [11 tons]
10.17.04
1718 Dec
John Kewon, Wm Kewon "for gathering Samper..."
00.16.08
1718
Ja Cornah "for money laid out for necessary wanting for our Honble Lord's use...To Tho Stole and his boat new for towing our Honble Lds ship in to derbyhaven...eight men...catching mtten in ye Calfe...for packing gutting & salting a seven maze & a halfe of Herrings...for pinking fethers & sampher...John Kewesh & his bat new for for helping my Lds ship in to Castletown River...for making too new boxes for ye Govrs pomp & mending it three severall times when out of order" etc.etc.
03.00.08
1718
Wm Trondy, John Clark, Wm Garret "for cattle bought for vitling our Honbl Lds Ship"
16.10.08
1718
Ja Cornah, Steward "for corn & straw for beding for our Honble Lds Horses"
03.00.06
1718
Miles Slater, Carpenter "Work done for our Honbl Lord on board the Heneratia...making up the bulkhed under the forcastle...mending the bulkhed under the Cabbin..." etc.
00.03.00


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