Hampshire, Bramley, 1534–5
HRO: 63M70/PW1

p 23 (29 March–21 March) (Receipts)


Item receuyd by the seid Iohn of the Churche ale money iiij s. viij d.
Item the seid Iohn oweth for a barell of bere (blank)
Item receuyd by Richard Tyrry of the Churche ‸⸢ale⸣ money the seid yere xxxiiij s. iiij d.


  • Footnotes
  • Endnote

    Strode's and Tyrry's receipts were entered separately this year. Strode wound up owing the parish for several years for receipts not turned over to the succeeding churchwardens.

  • Document Description

    Record title: St James' Churchwardens' Accounts
    Repository: HRO
    Shelfmark: 63M70/PW1
    Repository location: Winchester

    Bramley is a village situated about five miles north of Basingstoke, close to the Berkshire border. The accounting year used by Bramley's churchwardens was from Palm Sunday to Palm Sunday. Pagination of the accounts was done in 1873 by the Rev. C. Eddy, vicar of Bramley, who attached some loose papers and explanatory notes at appropriate points in the book.

    1523–1769; English and Latin; paper; 303 leaves; 327mm x 220mm; 19th-c. ink pagination; good condition, except pages frayed at edges, a few torn; original cover of parchment, badly damaged, made of several pieces stitched together, including fragments of a 15th-c. word book in Latin and English and a 15th-c. account roll, no title, kept in a case of cream-coloured vellum-covered boards made to enclose the book in 1909 by the archdeacon of Winchester, title stamped in gold on red- leather rectangle on front of case: 'BRAMLEY / CHURCHWARDEN'S ACCOUNTS / 1523–1769.'

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