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EDMOND PRIDEAUX

CASH BOOK 1725-1745

 

THE TRAVEL RELATED ENTRIES

of

EDMOND PRIDEAUX

 

Jan 22 1727 more Expenses In London Coming down

post, &c 覧 」15 04s 11d

 

May 24 1727 Borrowed of him when I left London 」55

[him=Mr.Folkes]

 

Aug 11 1727 taken along with me in my Journey

Into Cornwall -- -- -- -- -- -- 」18 09s

 

Aug 11 1727 Expenses In my Journey Into Cornwall

Devon at London &c four months 」43 10s

 

Feb 11 1728 Taken along with me to London and 」21 3s

Expended this month

 

[no more entries until April 1728]

 

Jun 22 1728 Expended In my Journey Into Corn

wall & Devon at London &c 」44 10s

 

Jul 20 1728 Remain in Cash wch I took to London 」26 17s 6d

 

Jul 29 1728 Taken with me to London in bills 覧 」63

 

Jul 30 1728 Given my Sister on my leaving Norwich 」20

 

Jul 30 1729 left with Mr Smith in order

for him to pay of demands wch I

may leave on my leaving Norwich

note on Freezar 」72 19s

note on Brown -- 」65

 

Aug 1729 Remain Cash at Padstow 」130

 

Aug 4 1729 In Severall Expences on my remo

:val from Norwich to Padstow

and for Severall goods bought

at london -- " 」391 6d

In wch is Included 40 」 lent

My Cous: Harris of Pickwell

 

[1731] Expended from the 20th of March

to the 26 of June in my Journey

to London Norwich &c and laid

out in Books Cloths &c and oth:

:er expenses 」242 15s

 

Feb 21 1732 I Cash up my Cash and

then had by me - - 」345 2s 9d

of Wch: I took to London with me 」88

 

Remain Cash 」257 2s 9d

 

Sep 21 1732 Taken along with me to Bath Sept:

21st: 1732 -- 」86 19s 6d

[next entry is for December]

 

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May 3 1733.... of wch: taken with me to London May }

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3rd: 1733 In Cash 34:11:9 & 110 」 in } 」144 11s 9d

bills to be deducted }

 

May 3 1733 Expences in London from the

3rd of May to the 11th of July &

for severall things bought as

by book 」219 11 9

 

Jul 11 1733 Recd: by Hobart in my absence

on account from Sr: John Prideaux 」26

 

Nov 17 1733 17 Novemb: pd: Hen: Williams for a

NB.I sent by Clauds: Guide on Mr:John Gi: 」50

this Bill to :rard In the Strand London dated

Mr.Knapton Oct : 25th : 1733 . 30 days date

 

[a gap in the records for May/June 1734]

 

Jul 9 1734 In Cash with me to London 覧覧覧 」124 13s

 

Feb 1 1735 on my Goeing to London Feb 1st 1734/5

In ye Wraught purse & Medall drawers 」42 10s

In a bagg of Silver 」50

In another bagg 300 Guineas 」315

left In my bueroe -- - 」1 9s 6d

Taken with me in bills 」100

In Silver taken with me - 」7

Taken with me In Gold 」26 3s 3セd

left in Hobts: hands-- - 」52 10s 0シd

Totall 」594 12s 10シd

[ incorrect total ! ]

 

Feb/Jun 1735 [various] Expences to ye 27th [ details not important ]

 

June 1735 In other Expences not particularized in

my charges to & from London &c 」53 1s 10セd

to Mr:Bennion for Lodging &c 」13

 

1734/5 Recd: In London [ details not important ]

 

Mar 5 1735 Ballance of Mr Knaptons account -- 」25 12s 10d

 

May 4 1735 In fees at ye Bath -- 」88

 

Jun 14 1735 of Mr:Ralph Allen for a bill on Sr:

Fran: Child & Comp -- -- 」30

 

Totall Cash July 29th 1735

on my going to the Assizes - 」588 13s 6d

taken with me In my pokett 」28 4s

Remain In Cash in my house 」560 9s 6d

July 29th 1735

In My Strong box 」553 9s 6d

In My bueroe in ye drawer 」7 0s 0d

totall 」560 9s 6d

 

Aug 1 1735 at Lanceston assizes -- 」836

 

Feb 12 1736 Cash : 」490 14s 0スd

Carried with me. 」86 1s 3d

」404 12s 9スd

remaining in my Strong box on my goeing

to London Feb:12th:1735/6

 

Recd: In London Feb:March April

and May 1735/6 [ details not important ]

 

Dec 23 1736 to Mr:Lemon of Truro for bills -- -- -- 」600

Carried with me to London March.16

1736/7 -- -- -- 」29 12s 6d

In bills out of Cornwall by Leman 」600

 

Expended in part of March & April as

by book 1737 / May / June.......

To Cous: Jos: Moyle for Wine 」50 5s

 

Jul 13 1737 of Dick George money pd: him at Bath 」2 12s 6d

 

Jan 1 1739 of Sr: Fran: Child by bill

to Allen 」15 17s

Jan 1 1739 to Allen for Stone as by bill 」15 17s

 

Jan 17 1739 To Mr: Richard Broad Free Stone

Mason for work done in my Garden &c

Working & Setting ye Temple Obelisk Stone Seats 」25

 

Jan 24 1739 of Sr: Francis Child by bill to Broad 」17

 

Mar 3 1739 I left my own house at Padstow

March 3rd: 1738/9 and went out of England

May 21st: and having been with my eldest son

Humph: In France Italy and Germany, I retur

:ned into England the first of July 1740. and

I expended during that time In Travelling Ex:

=penses, expenses of my two Sons and daughter

besides ye repairs of my house servts: wages &c

about 」1715 15s 6d

 

Left with Hen: Williams

March 3d: 1738/9 」44 11s 11d

private

left in the drawer behind the Ink

drawer in the Walnut tree buero in 」48

my bed Chamber

It contains Severall odd pieces of

March 6 Gold & Silver, taken with me 」178 1s 2スd

1738/9

 

Oct 30 1740 October 30th : 1740 got home

after an absence of more than a

year and a halfe, Deo Gratia, in

good health

 

Mar 8 1742 taken with me to London 」31 5s 6d

Money recd: In London as by

Mr:Childs account & what I

Carried with me 」398 14s 4d

 

Expences from March 8th 」398 14s 4d

to July 2nd: when I got home

to Padstow

 

Apr 18 1743 taken wth: me to London 」53 3s 3d

 

Jun 23 1743 [first entries for Cornwall again]

In Sevll articles as by book 」141 9s 2スd

In other expences on ye road & in

Sundry articles not accounted for -- 」61 3s 2スd

 

 

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