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A state of the publick revenues and debts of England together with a scheme of the sources of money allowed to Scotland by the Treaty of Union in name of equivalent, 37, 3 December 1706 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2662336
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Paterson, William, 1658-1719
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1706] 
1 item. 
Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 1774.

Single folio, with manuscript title-leaf and table of contents, measuring 19.4 x 15.6 cm.; text written in black ink on 26 pages.

Attributed to William Paterson, founder of the Bank of England.

Text begins: "Among other things misrepresented in a sheet of paper lately published, intituled one Essay on the Equivalent: the sume of 398085£ 10sh. allowed to this natione as the consideratione for the proportiones the present incomes of customes & excise in Scotland, may contribute towards the appropriated branches, of those of England, is pretended to be refounded to England, or rather to Brittain, in about 3 years after the Union."

Condition: Manuscript cut down and rebound, with loss of text. Soiled.

Source of Acquisition Kashnor Collection. 
Subjects Debts, Public -- England.  |  England -- Appropriations and expenditures.  |  England -- Economic conditions -- 18th century.  |  Scotland -- History -- Union, 1707.
Time Coverage 1706 

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