Berkshire, Childrey, 1590–1
BRO: D/P 35/5/1

p 41 (27 April–11 April) (Receipts)


Item made to the Church stock at whitsontyde all expenses discharged xl s. iiij s. vij d.


p 42 (Payments)


Item to the Mositions before whtsontyde ij s.


  • Footnotes
    • whitsontyde: 7–9 June 1590
    • whtsontyde: for whitsontyde
  • Glossed Terms
    • musesen n musician; mosition; muscon; musitan; musithian; mussisione; mussissien; musycan; musycon; musysion; mutitian; mysysion
  • Endnote

    The record does have two shilling values, giving 'xl s.' instead of 'ij li.'

  • Document Description

    Record title: St Mary's Churchwardens' Accounts
    Repository: BRO
    Shelfmark: D/P 35/5/1
    Repository location: Reading

    The normal accounting year was from Low Sunday (the first Sunday after Easter) to Low Sunday. The book served the parish for many years not only as an account book but also as a place to record important financial transactions.

    1568–1688; English; paper; iv + 203 + ii; 305mm x 200mm; modern ink pagination to p 195 (blank pages unnumbered); bound in cardboard covered with thin tooled brown soft leather tattered at edges.

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