WCM 15376b 1252-[1253]

 

Account of Simon at Stubbington beginning from the feast of St Margaret the Virgin 36 Henry [III] and first he owes from the last account 13s.

 

Receipt of cash from wheat In sale The same r. a. for 4 19s. from 33 qtrs of wheat sold at 3s. per qtr. Item The same r. a. for 51s. from 18 qtrs sold at 2s.10d. The same r. a. for 30s. from 10 qtrs sold at 3s. per qtr. Item the same r. a. for 38s. from 12 qtrs sold at 3s.2d. per qtr. Item the same r. a. for 5s.4d. from 2 qtrs of curall sold at 2s.8d. per qtr. Item The same r. a. for 54s. from 18 qtrs sold at 3s. per qtr. Item the same r. a. for 6s.3d. for 2 qtrs of curall sold at 2s.6d. per qtr. Item The same r. a. for 13s.4d. from 4 qtrs sold at 3s.4d. per qtr. Item the same r. a. for 18s. from 6 qtrs sold at 3s. per qtr. Item the same r. a. for 24s. from 8 qtrs sold at 3s. per qtr. Item the same r. a. for 4 16s. from 32 qtrs sold at 3s. per qtr. Item the same r. a. for 39s. from 13 qtrs sold at 3s. per qtr. Item the same r. a. for 13s.4d. from 5 qtrs sold at 2s.8d. per qtr. Item the same r. a. for 10s.8d. from 4 qtrs sold at 2s.8d. per qtr. Item the same r. a. for 2s.10d. from 1 qtr sold. Item the same r. a. for 18s. from 6 qtrs sold at 3s. per qtr.

Total 25 18s. 9d. from 174 qtrs sold.

Receipt of cash from rye sold Item the same r. a. for 61s.4d. from 28 qtrs of rye sold at 2s.8d. per qtr. Item the same r. a. for 17s.8d. from 6 qtrs sold at 2s.11d. per qtr. Item the same r. a. for 9s.9d. from 3 qtrs 2 bs. sold at 3s. per qtr. Item he r. a. for 2 qtrs of rye sold 6s.

Total 4 14s. 9d. from 39 qtrs of rye sold and 2 bs.

Receipt of cash from barley sold Item the same r. a. for 19s.2d. from 11 qtrs of barley sold at 20d. per qtr. Item the same r. a. for 22s. from 11 qtrs sold at 2s. per qtr. Item the same r. a. for 18s.9d. from 7 qtrs sold at 2s.6d. per qtr. Item the same r. a. for 9s.4d. for 4 qtrs sold at 2s.4d. per qtr. Item the same r. a. for 18s.8d. from 8 qtrs sold at 2s.4d. per qtr. Item the same r. a. for 12s. from 6 qtrs sold at 2s. per qtr. Item the same r. a. for 24s. from 12 qtrs sold at 2s. per qtr. Item he r. a. for 10s from 5 qtrs sold at 2s. per qtr. Item he r. a. for 58s.4d. from 25 qtrs sold at 2s.4d. per qtr. Item he r. a. for 12s. for 6 qtrs sold at 2s. per qtr.

Total 10 4s. 3d. from 95 qtrs of barley sold.

Receipt of cash from peas sold Item the same r. a. for 5s. from 1 qtr of peas sold in the stalk at 3s.4d. per qtr. Item he r. a. for 10s.8d. from 4 qtrs at 2s.8d. Item the same r. a. for 2s.8d. from 1 qtr of peas sold. Item the same r. a. for 8s. from 3 qtrs of peas sold at 2s.4d. per qtr.[1] Item the same r. a. for 5s. for 1 qtr sold at 3s.4d. per qtr.

Total 31s. 4d. from 11 qtrs of peas sold.

Receipt of cash from beans sold Item the same r. a. for 8s.4d. from 2 qtrs of beans sold in the stalk at 3s.4d. per qtr.

Item the same r. a. for 14d. for qtr sold. Item the same r. a. from 5s.5d. for 2 qtrs sold at 2s.2d. per qtr. Item the same r. a. for 5s. from 3 qtrs sold at 2s.4d. per qtr.[2]

Total 19s. 11d. from 8 qtrs of beans sold.

Receipt of cash from vetches sold Item the same r. a. for 10s. from 3 qtrs of vetches sold in the stalk at 3s.4d. per qtr. Item he r. a. for 5s. from 2 qtrs at 2s.6d. per qtr. Item he r. a. for 11s.8d. from 5 qtrs at 2s.4d. per qtr. Item he r. a. for 19s.4d. from 8 qtrs at 2s.5d. per qtr.

Item he r. a. for 25s. from 10 qtrs sold at 2s.6d. per qtr.

Total 71s. from 28 qtrs of vetches sold.

Receipt of cash from rent Item he r. a. for 24s. from Gods House of Portsmouth per annum. Item he r. a. for 5 from rent of the town of Portsmouth. Item he r. a. for 4s. from the lords of Buckland.

Total 6 8s.

Total of all Receipt 53[3] 8s. 0d.

Expense incurred in Harvest Expense from St Margaret the Virgins day up to the feast of St Bartholomew the Apostle In 1000 herring bought 3s.4d. Item in 700 herring bought 2s.7d. In conger 6s.4d. In 2 pig carcasses 5s. In bread for defect 4d. In ale 14s.6d. In meat and fish for br Roger and Simon and mounted foremen 3s.8d. In relish for 6 Carters for 5 weeks 3s.9d. In relish for 4 stackers In the same term 2s.6d. In relish for 17 tithe collectors 6s.8d. In hiring reapers for reaping grain 22s.6d. In hiring Carts for carrying grain 26s.9d. In tallow for candles 10d. In grease for carts[4]6d. In threshing grain In harvest 2s.5d. In shoeing horses[5] In clouts and nails for carts 19d. In the work[6] of 1 mounted foreman 5s. In wages of 4 stackers 10s. Item In wages of 3 tithe collectors who gathered In the field of Eastney 5s. In wages of 12 tithe collectors 18s. Item in wages of 2 tithe collectors 2s.4d. In wages of the famuli for harvest term to William the carter 3s. to Reginald 3s. to Baraon 3s. to the cowherd 2s. to the shepherd 12d. to the dairy assistant 2s.6d. to the swineherd 2s.

Total 8 0s. 3d.

Item In wages of the famuli for Christmas term 7s.1d. In their gift 4d.

Item In [their] wages at Easter 7s.1d. In their gift 4d.

Item In their wages at the feast of St John the Baptist 7s.1d.

Total 22s.

In the cost of Ploughs In steel and iron, nails and bolts bought on the feast of St Faith the Virgin 4s.4d. Item In iron bought for ploughs 7d. Item in sharpening and repairing ironwork 26d. In 1 harrow bought 9d. Total 7s.11d.

In shoeing of carthorses and affers 3s

In the cost of Carts In 1 new cart bought 12s.6d. In wheels bought and repaired for harvest 7s.5d.

Total 19s.11d.

In various expenses In roofing buildings and covering stacks 22d. In 2 baskets bought 7d. In 2 ladders bought 4d. In raising and finishing 1 building at Buckland 11s.10d. In 8 hurdles for the fold 11d. In grass bought In summer for oxen 8s. In collecting 6 Cartloads of gorse 7d. Total 24s. 2d.

In relish for Simon from the feast of St Bartholomew the Apostle up to Michaelmas and In 1 roofer and In 1 helper In that term In bread 10d. In ale 8d. In relish 14d. Item In relish for Simon up to Pentecost 4s.4d.

Total 7s.

In threshing 196 qtrs of wheat 28s.7d. In threshing 13 qtrs of rye 223/4d.

In threshing 125 qtrs of barley 11s.3d. In threshing 126 qtrs of oats 5s.3d.

In threshing 13 qtrs of peas 13d. In threshing 14 qtrs of beans 14d.

In threshing 17 qtrs of vetches 27d.[7]

Total of threshing of all grain 51s. 73/4d.

In collecting 38 sheaves of roofing material[8]3s.2d.

Given to Denis de hampton for wine for an old debt 3s. to Hugh Raggy for an old debt 15s.

to Stephen le sceldere 18d. by the Priors order. Given to the prior and bailiff on Sunday before mid Lent 40s.

Item delivered to the prior at Winchester fair 40s. Item to the same on going to Salisbury 4s. to John page 17d. by order of the same.

delivered to Thomas de sangelton[9] 66s.8d. on 2 occasions. to Alan the cellarer 18s.7d.

Item to the bailiff and cellarer on Sunday before the Conversion of St Paul 30s.

Item to the bailiffs of Portsmouth at Michaelmas for the lord Kings rent 25s.10d. To Isabel widow of Roger de marlay[10] 9s. To the lord Kings Justices at Portsmouth 4s. For their dinner 15d.

Item to Blundel 20s. at the feast of the Apostles Simon and Jude. To the same 2s.9d. by the Priors order.

Total 14 3s. 1d.

for restoring lands to Nicholas burchard for his term of 1a. of land 2s.6d. Item to Ralph de la lege[11] for 1a. of land for term of 12 years 12s.

Item to Ralph hiche for the 4th part of 1a. bought from him 7s.

Total 21s. 6d.

To Hugh for making lime 5s. by the Priors order. To Robert the marshall 5s. by order of the bailiff and cellarer. Item to the same for treating 1 horse which is called sagge 2s.4d.

Total 12s. 4d.

purchases

In 10 doles for putting in ceceram 14s.6d. In 4 qtrs of charcoal for the smithy 4s.6d. In stones bought for Southwick bridge 4s.10d. In lime sent to Southwick and Wymering 11s.

Item In lime sent to the house In 3 quarters 2s. In 3 qtrs of salt sent there 3s.

Item In 10 qtrs of lime bought for the grange 3s.9d. In expense of roofers for 6 days 3s.1d. In 1 lock for the grange 4d. In 3 lbs of peiez sent to the house 3d. In 7 measures of blanket cloth for brs Roger and Robert 7s.1d. by order of the bailiff and cellarer. In 3 measures of canvas bought for the cellarer 7d. In loading 1 dole of wine at Portsmouth 2d.

Total 55s.1d.

Expense incurred For the prior and Visitors

In expense of the prior and Mr Alberic de viceri at Portsmouth on Friday after St Peter in Chains 5s.6d. In wine for them sent for their use 6s.1d. In fish sent to Winchester fair for the Prior 3 times 16s.4d. Item In expense of the prior and the Official and Sir William de cobeham at Portsmouth at the feast of the Apostles Simon and Jude 4s.3d. In horseshoes 6d. In wine for the prior On the visit of Hugh Raggy from St James[12] 10d. Item In expenses of the prior and Philip godchep on Wednesday and ...[13]

m.1d

Issue of wheat. 356 qtrs.

Expense. In sowing 21 qtrs. In bread In harvest 2 qtrs 6 bs. Given for making lime qtr.

Item In harvest qtr.

Sent to the house 150 qtrs by tally against br Robert. In sale 174 qtrs.

Given by the Priors gift to Hugh Raggy 1 qtr. Item to Nicholas Raggy qtr. To Thomas Raggi qtr. To Richard Coopertor qtr. To Robert the marshall qtr. To Stephen Justise qtr.[14] To Roger buchard 2 bs.[15] to desideria 2 bs. To William fumin 2 bs. to 2 poor people qtr. To William de horsie 1 qtr.[16] To William Ruffus qtr.

Issue of rye. 39 qtrs 2 bs.

Expense. In sale 39 qtrs 2 bs.

Issue of barley.[17] 209 qtrs 2 bs.

Expense. In sowing 40 qtrs. In bread In harvest 24 qtrs . Item In bread In the following harvest[18]3 qtrs. To pigs 3 qtrs. To geese and Hens 2 bs. In Livery to the famuli from Sunday after the feast of St Bartholomew the Apostle up to the day of the Translation of St Thomas the Martyr 33 qtrs.

In sale 95 qtrs. Sent to the house 34 qtrs.

Issue of oats.[19] 181 qtrs 1 bs.

Expense. In sowing 50 qtrs. In fodder of mounted foremen and Carters up to Michaelmas 10 qtrs. Item in fodder of affers and carthorses up to Christmas 11 qtrs 6 bs. Item For these up to St Peter in Chains 53 qtrs. In fodder for oxen from Christmas up to Pentecost 8 qtrs. Total of fodder 83 qtrs 6 bs.

In feeding geese In summer 3 bs. In fodder for a packhorse coming from Southwick frequently in harvest 2 bs. In meal for broth 4 qtrs. In fodder for the prior and For the carters of Priors Dean who came for dole[20] 2 qtrs During Christmas. Item In fodder of the prior and visits after Christmas 1 qtr. In fodder of the white packhorse and In fodder of the bailiffs horse at Portsmouth 1 qtr 2 bs.

Sent to the house 38 qtrs.

Issue of beans. 16 qtrs.

Expense. In sowing 6 qtrs. In pigs 1 qtr. In sale 8 qtrs.

Issue of peas. 16 qtrs.

Expense. In sowing 3 qtrs. To pigs 2 qtrs. In sale 11 qtrs.

Issue of vetches. 45 qtrs 6 bs.

Expense. In sowing 15 qtrs. To doves 2 bs. In sale 28 qtrs. Sent to the house 1 qtr. To Priors Dean 1 qtr.

Stock listed at Stubbington in the time of Simon in 36 Henry [III].

at Stubbington remain 4 affers of which 2 are female and 1 horse[21]and 2[22]carthorses Total 7 and they remain.

Item there 2 foals of 2 years of which 1 male and 1 female. Total 2 and they remain.

Item there 18 oxen of which sent to the house at Easter 1. Total 17 and they remain.

Item there 8 cows. Total 8 and they remain.

Item there 6 steers of 2 years. Item 2 steers of 1 year. Total 8 and they remain.

Item there 7 Heiffers of which 4[23] are 2 years and 3 are 1 year. Total 7 and they remain.

Item there 7 calves of issue this [year] of which Sent to the house 2. Total 2 and 5 remain of which 4 male and 1 female.

Item he r. a. for 20 ewes received from Boarhunt in the same year of which 4 died before lambing. Item after lambing 3 died. Sent to the house 8. Total 15 and 5 remain. Item sent from Southwick 12. Total 17 and 17 remain.

Item the same r. a. for 16 lambs issuing this year and for 4[24] issuing from tithe. Total 20 of which 2 died and 18 remain.

He r. a. for 12 ewes received from Southwick in 37 [Henry III][25]

Item he r. a. for 130 pigs of which 7[26]are sows and 2 boars and 20 weaned piglets. Total 130 of which Sent to the house 76. Killed at Stubbington 3 and 51 remain.

The same r. a. for 8 geese remaining and 45 issuing from them. Total 53[27] of which Sent to the house 40. In expense of the house 5 and 8 remain.

The same r. a. for 18 fowl of which Sent to the house 12. Sent to Stanstead 6 and 0 remain.

The same r. a. for 20 Hens from churchscot 6. Total 26[28] of which Sent to the house at Christmas 12 and 14 remain.

The same r. a. for 105 cheeses Beginning from Tuesday In Easter week and finishing Tuesday after the Translation of the blessed Thomas the Martyr. Total 105 of which In harvest expense 96. sent to the house 5 and 4 remain.

He r. a. for 120 doves sent to the house.

 



[1] Sic.

 

[2] Sic.

 

[3] Altered from 52.

 

[4] ad Bigas.

[5] Sic: no amount stated.

[6] in ceruicio.

[7] Note that there is a looping parenthesis to the right of these entries linking them to the summa.

 

[8] In .xxxviij. Garbar [sic] tecture coligendis.

[9] Thomas was perpetual vicar of Portsea, against whom the Prior brought a suit about tithes of Eastney and Milton in 1251: Southwick Carts, II, pp. 65, 176-7 and 390-1 (III, 211, 485, 945).

 

[10] For benefactions by Roger de Merlay and his wife Isabel, Southwick Carts, II, pp. 67-9 (III, 215-17 and 220-1), the earliest of which is c.1234. Roger had died by 7 Nov. 1250 (ibid., p. 68, III, 218). Both had been received into the confraternity of the house (ibid.).

[11] Ralph II conveyed to the Priory in 1245x1260 5a. for a consideration of 8 marks, a gown and a cloak for his wife, Cecily, a further 2a. and then a lease of 1a. for 12 years: Southwick Carts, II, pp. 237-8 and 630 (III, 629-30).

 

[12] De sancto Jacobo.

 

[13] A membrane at the foot is missing here; the text ends et die ...

[14] Stephen became reeve and bailiff of Portsmouth. In 1245x1270 he sold to the Priory 1a. 1r. for 7 marks: Southwick Carts, II, pp. 284, 266-7 (III, 691-2 and 730).

 

[15] Roger was serjeant of Portsmouth: Southwick Carts, II, pp. 375-6 (III, 919) (1240x1250).

 

[16] William was a burgess of Portsmouth: Southwick Carts, II, pp. 295 and 307-8 (III, 748 and 770).

 

[17] The arithmetic in this paragraph seems incorrect.

 

[18] In autumpno sequenti.

[19] The arithmetic in this paragraph seems incorrect.

 

[20] propter dole.

 

[21] caballus.

[22] altered from 1.

[23] Altered from 3.

 

[24] Altered from 3.

 

[25] Cancelled.

 

[26] Altered from 6.

[27] Superscript.

 

[28] Superscript.