WCM 15394                                                                                     1462-1463

 

Stubbington Account of Richard Byckley rent collector there and John Be[ver] [bailiff] there from Michaelmas 2 Edward IV to Michaelmas 3 Edward IV for a whole year

 

Arrears The same answers for 118s. 4d. from arrears of last year’s account as in the foot of the same  account

                                                                        Total 118s.  4d.

 

Rents And for £13 18s. 11¾d. including 71s. 4d. from the lease of land once of Fyvehydes p.a. as in a certain rental made on Monday before the feast of St James 32 Henry VI

                                                                        Total £13 18s. 11¾d.

 

Sale of wood[1]

 

Dairy And for £4 9s. 8d. received from several cheeses coming from cows’ milk this year.

                                                                        Total £4 9s. 8d.

 

Foreign receipts and sale of grain And for 2s. from 4bs. of wheat sold this year as over.  And for 5s. 4d. from 2 qtrs of barley sold this year as over.  And for 2s. from the price of straw sold this year.  And for 3s. 4d. for the price of 1 qtr of malt sold this year.

                                                                        Total 12s. 8d.

 

                                                Total of all receipt with arrears £24 19s. 7¾d.

 

Expenses

 

Payments of rent From which allowed to the same accounting official [and] rent collector there as in rent paid to the lord King for lands and tenements within the liberty of Portsmouth 53s. 4d.  And in payment of rents made to the lord King for a plot called Mylborgh’ for a certain windmill p.a. 6d.

                                                                        Total 53s. 10d.

 

Lapsed rent And in allowance for lapsed and decrease of rent of land and tenements charged above £13 18s 11¾d. under the heading of rents because they cannot be raised this year except £8 13s. 0½d. as he says on his oath and thus in allowance of rent this year 105s. 11¼d. 

                                                                        Total 105s. 11¼d.

 

Wages And in wages of Richard Byckeley rent collector there for his office this year é6s. 8d.ù[2]  éAnd in wages of John Bever bailiff there taking 20s. p.a. as in 1 qtr 4bs. of barleyù.[3] 

                                                                        Total 6s. 8d.

 

Necessary expenses And in several costs and expenses made by the same this year by the lord’s order with 2s. 4d. paid by him into the lord’s own hands as in small amounts made therefrom and allowed before the auditors 12s. 8d.

                                                                        Total 12s. 8d. for Bourer

 

Necessary expenses And in 5 acres of land at le metlond ploughed for the lord’s use at 8d. per acre 3s. 4d.

                                                                        Total 3s. 4d.

 

Harvest costs And in wages of the said Richard hired with his cart for carrying the lord’s grain in harvest this year 20s.  And in wages of Robert Fowle John Berne senior and John Eyre hired with their carts to carry the same grain this year each taking in harvest 18s. 54s. And in wages of William Dosche for 14 cartloads Robert Coyshe for 3 cartloads John Wylly for 6 cartloads Richard Whyte for 4½ cartloads and John Gyles for 2 cartloads for each cartload 8s. 10d.  And in wages of Robert Coyshe for ploughing 2 acres for the lord’s use 14d.  And in wages of a certain Cardyn Working for 2 days in harvest 6d.  And in wages of John Boueor bailiff in part payment of 20s. 6s.  And in wages of Richard Barell for threshing there 12d.

                                                                        Total £4 11s.

 

Cash livery And in cash sent to the lord by the hands of John Bourer now bailiff there from this year’s issue as in cheeses coming from the dairy this year as over £4 9s. 8d.

                                                                        Total £4 9s. 8d.

 

 

                                                Total of all allowances and liveries £18 3s. 1¼d.  And they owe

to the lord £6 16s. 6½d.  From which allowed to John Corffe late Rent collector there 23s. 4d. which the lord paid him in part payment of £4 owed to him for several purchases made by him in Sir John Soburton’s time late prior there   And they owe to the lord still 113s. 2½d.  And moreover are allowed to Robert Foghle late Collector  there 70s. of which 13s. 8d. for carrying and ploughing of land in several places by order of Sir John Soburton late prior there assigned 13s. 4d. for 2 tog’ owed by agreement  for the same rent and 6s. 6d. for tabula of John Cheseman kerver of one Glasyer and of one Lathame for repairing of the chancel of Portsmouth 7s. 6d.  for 1 qtr of stockfish bought for the household[4] expenses by the lord’s order 4s. 4d. for wood bought for repairing the chancel there

                                                7½d. for 1bs. of wheat bought and sent to John Sampson

by the lord’s order 5s.  part of an ox sent to Thomas Halle  And a mariner in the time of war by the lord’s order 10d. for mutton bought            for household expenses and 2s. for carrying herrings from Portsmouth to Southwick twice and 16s. 6d. for 2 baskets of herrings of Sir Philip Stanbroke now Prior there in full payment of all arrears paid by a sealed acquittance and as the lord prior acknowledged after this account And they still owe the lord 43s. 2½d. of which  allowed to Henry Carpenter 7s. for a lease of a fishweir from last year paid to Sir Philip Ste… m. 2 And they owe the lord 36s. 2½d. which will be charged next year.

 

Of which charged Thomas Lokke for his rent of the 6th year last past for the time of Robert Foghle rent collector there distrained this year 18s.

éRobert Foghle rent collector there in the 4th year last past for arrearsù[5] because accounted above  as shown on oath with the lord é20s. 1[d.]ù[6]

éJohn Corffe rent collector there for arrears of previous yearsù[7] because accounted é23s. 4d.ù[8]

Henry Carpentere lessee of the fishweir this year 7s. 1[d.]

Richard Bickley now rent collector there for issue 18s. 2½d.

total 18s. 2½d.

 

Stubbington

Account there 3 Edward IV

 

Wheat The same answers for 125 qtrs 4bs.  of wheat received from all grange issue there threshed ad tascham this year

                                                                        Total 125 qtrs 4bs.

From which sent to the Cellarer by 1 tally 107 qtrs.  And sent to the master of the ship of the lord de Faukynbrug’ 5 qtrs.  And sent to the master of the ship by the hands of John Bardolff’ by the lord’s order 3 qtrs.  And given to John Corffe by the lord’s order 1 qtr 4bs.  And given to William Rose in part payment of his wages by the Cellarer’s order 4bs.  And given to John Bouer bailiff there to buy several necessities by the lord’s order 4bs.  And given to William Bradshaw for his wages 2bs.  And given to ? Cloudesley and John at Wolle for stacking and collecting grain in the fields this year 2bs.  And in household expenses for the whole year 7 qtrs 4bs.

                                                                        Total as above.   And equal.

 

Barley And for 161 qtrs 4bs. of barley received from all grange issue this year threshed ad tascham

                                                                        Total 161 qtrs 4bs.

From which sent to the Cellarer at Southwick 130 qtrs.  And sold to John Foster as over 10 qtrs.  And given to William Rose 4bs.  And given to John Bourer bailiff in part payment of his wages 1 qtr 4bs.  And sold to Richard White as over 4bs.  And sold to Richard Kosh’ 1 qtr.  And in feeding chicks and piglets this year 4 qtrs 4bs.  And in making malt below 13 qtrs 4bs.                                   Dredge  Winter barley   nothing

                                                                        Total as above.  And equal.

 

Oats And for 32 qtrs of oats received from all grange issue this year threshed ad tascham

                                                                        Total 32 qtrs

From which sent to the Cellarer by 1 tally 2 qtrs.  And in making oatmeal this year for household expenses 1 qtr.  And in costs of doves, chicks and piglets this year é3 qtrs 2bsù.[9]  And sown over 1½ acres of land 6bs.

                                                                        Total as above.  And equal.

 

Beans And for 1 qtr 2bs. of beans from all grange issue threshed ad tascham

                                                                        Total 1 qtr 2bs.

From which sown over 1½ acres of land 4bs.  And in feeding piglets this year 6bs. 

                                                                        Total as above.  And equal.

 

Peas and vetch And for 6bs. of peas and vetch of all grange issue this year threshed ad tascham.

                                                                        Total 6bs.

From which sown over 2½ acres of land 5bs.  And in costs of pigs this year 1bs.

                                                                        Total as above.  And equal.

 

Malt And for 13 qtrs 4bs. of barley above malted this year.

                                                                        Total 13 qtrs 4bs.

From which in household costs there for the whole year 13 qtrs 4bs.

                                                                        Total as above.  And equal.

 

Horses And for 2 horses remaining from last year.

                                                                        Total 2.   And 2 horses remain.

 

Cows And for 24 cows remaining from last year.  And for 2 cows remaining from heiffers.

                                                                        Total[10]

From which sent to the Cellarer 3.  And died 1.

                                                                        Total 4.  And 22 cows remain.

 

Heiffers And for 3 heiffers remaining from yearlings.

                                                                        Total 3.  And 3 heiffers remain.

 

Yearlings   And for 4 yearlings remaining from calves this year.

                                                                        Total 4.  And 4 yearlings remain.

 

Calves And for 26 calves of the said cows’ issue this year.

                                                                        Total 26.

From which sent to the Cellarer for household expenses 20.  And died 1.  And 5 calves remain.

 

Boars   And for 3 boars remaining.  And for 4 boars remaining from piglets.

                                                                        Total 7.

From which sent to the Cellarer 2.                        Total 2.   And 5 boars remain.

 

Sows And for 5 sows remaining from last year. And 2 added from pigs as below

m.2d                Total 7.   And 7 sows remain.

 

Pigs And for 35 pigs remaining from piglets this year.

                                                                        Total 35.

From which added above with sows 2.  And sent to the Cellarer 33.

                                                                        Total as above.  And equal.

Piglets And for 98 piglets from the said sows’ issue this year.  And for 4 piglets coming from tithe of piglets of Eastney this year.

                                                                        Total 102.

From which sent to the Cellarer by tally for household expenses 34.

Total 34.  And 68 piglets remain.

Capons And for 2 capons remaining from last year.  And for 7 capons made from chicks this year.

                                                                        Total 9.

From which sent to the Cellarer for household expenses this year 7.

                                                                        Total 7.  And 2 capons remain.

 

Cocks and hens And for 14 cocks and hens remaining from last year.  And for 24 hens of this year’s issue.

                                                                        Total 38.

From which sent to the Cellarer 22.  Total 22.    And 16 cocks and hens remain.

 

Chicks And for 6 chicks of the said Hens’ issue this year.

                                                                        Total 6.   And 6 chicks remain.

 

Eggs And for 520 eggs received from the said hens’ issue this year.

                                                            Total 520 which were sent to the Cellarer.  And equal.

 

Doves And for 60 dozen doves received from the dovecote issue this year over the 2 dozen used there.                                        Total 60 [dozen] which were sent to the Cellarer.  And equal.

 

Tithe wool And for 2 claves of wool coming from tithe of Eastney this year.

                                                            Total 2 claves.  And 2 claves of wool remain which were send to the lord.  And equal.

 

Lambs And for 11 lambs coming from tithe of Eastney lambs.  And for 3 lambs coming from tithe of John at Welle’s lambs.  And for 1 from tithe of John Dagvyle.

                                                            Total 15 which were sent to the Cellarer.  And equal.

 

Geese And for 1 gander and 3 geese remaining from last year.  éAnd forù[11] For geese received from the said geese issue this year  [12].  And for 1 goose coming from tithe of Eastney this year. 

                                                            Total 5. 

From which in household expenses 1.   Total 1.   And 4 geese remain.

 

Ducks And for 8 ducks of which 1 drake remaining from last year.  And for 16 ducks received from the said ducks’ issue.

                                                            Total 24. 

From which sent to the Cellarer this year 16.   Total 16.  And 8 ducks remain.

 

Peacocks And for For[13] 3 peacocks remaining from last year.  And for 2 peacocks remaining from peachicks.

                                                            Total 5.    And 5 peacocks remain.

 

Peahens And for 9 peahens remaining from last year.  And for 2 peahens remaining from peachicks.

                                                            Total 11.

From which died 2.   Total[14]    And 9 peahens remain.

 

Peachicks And for peachicks received this year from peachicks issue nothing.

                                                            Total nothing.

 

Hemp And for 2 élbsù[15] of hemp received from tithe of wool coming from the plot of Eastney and the tenants there this year

                                                Total 2 lbs            And 2 lbs of hemp remain

                                                                        which are used in household costs And equal

 

Tithe cheeses And for For[16] cheeses coming from tithe of cheeses of John Sparowe lessee there énothing this year.ù[17]  And for 2 cheeses coming from tithe of John atte Welle’s cheeses this year.

                                                            Total é2ù[18] which are used in household costs.  And equal.

 

Dairy And for £4 for several cheeses coming from cows’ milk this year at several prices  And for 8s. received from several cheeses coming from cows’ milk this year in harvest by expenses of the famuli there.  And for 20d. received from butter and cheese sold as over

                                                            Total £4 9s. 8d.

From which sent to the Cellarer £4 by the hands of John Bouer now bailiff there for this year’s issue as in cheeses of various prices coming from the dairy this year by tally by the Cellarer.  And in costs of the bailiff and the lord’s famuli in the time of harvest and as cheese and butter 8s.  And in several things bought by the lord’s order as over 20d.

                                                            Total as above.   And equal.

 

                       

                                      

           

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                   



[1] MS blank

[2]  Superscript.

 

[3] This entire entry is cancelled.

[4]  Here and elsewhere hospicium.

 

[5] This entry cancelled.

[6] The sum is cancelled.

[7] This entry cancelled.

[8] The sum is cancelled.

[9] 3 qtrs 2bs. superscript.

[10] MS blank.

[11]  Cancelled.

 

[12]  MS blank.

 

[13]  Sic.

 

[14] MS blank.

[15]  Claves cancelled.

 

[16]  Sic.

 

[17]  Superscript.

 

[18]  Altered from 4.