Norfolk Hearth Tax Exemption Certificates, 1670-1674

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Norfolk hearth tax exemption certificates 1670-1674 : Norwich, Great Yarmouth, King’s Lynn and Thetford, edited and introduced by Peter Seaman ; with contributions by John Pound and Robert Smith.

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This volume lists over 19,000 poorer householders (over 5000 on average each year) within the City of Norwich and the boroughs of Great Yarmouth, King’s Lynn and Thetford, exempt from payment of hearth tax. The introduction includes a discussion of all surviving Norfolk hearth tax returns and a description of some smaller 17th century buildings.

Published in association with British Record Society and the University of Roehampton (Centre for Hearth Tax Research).

Additional information

Publisher

Norfolk Record Society

Volume Number

LXV

Year of Publication

2001

Edited By

John Pound, Peter J. Seaman, Robert Smith

Cover

Hardcover

Language

English

Pages

351

ISBN-10

0953829839

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