Manuscript 'Valuation of Pickton tithes to Michaelmas 1835', giving the property values of 9 farmers and the amounts for which they were liable. Includes 'Parish rates and cesses paid as per voucher to Michaelmas', and totals received from Kirk [Leavington] and Castle Leavington tithes to the same date.
Valuation of tithes in Pickton, Yorkshire
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 96 MS 679
- Dates of Creation1835
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical DescriptionSingle sheet
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Tithes were a tax of a tenth of the income from the agricultural yield of the land and livestock, which was paid to the etablished church for the support of the clergy, or for religious and charitable uses.
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Bought from W.A. Myers & Co. in 1966.
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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
13¼" x 8"
Compiled by Sarah Aitchison as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.
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