General account books

Scope and Content

These general accounts give details of all the major income (eg. weekly collections) and outgoings (eg. minister's stipend and expenses of visiting preachers). Sometimes called deacons= accounts (see SAL 5/1/3 records) they were probably kept by the honorary treasurer of the church, one of the deacons. For printed annual accounts for the general account, see LEN 5/3/1.

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