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1. Window Tax 1762 contributors to this infamous tax and the cost of their extravagant use of natural light

2. Window Tax Lower Town 1782 only part of the town but there are almost as many paying as 20 years earlier

3. Land Tax 1782 A Land Tax was imposed from 1692 to 1831 and was made perpetual in 1797.

4. Land Tax 1800 Returns were made every spring. The usual rate was 4 shillings in the pound.

5. 1847 Tithe

 

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