Land Tax Transcription now available

We have just uploaded a transcript of the 1781 land tax returns for Buckland Brewer to the website. This lists proprietors and occupiers of properties in the parish that had land attached; small cottages with only a garden plot do not usually appear. We hope to add transcripts of more returns in the future.


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2 responses to “Land Tax Transcription now available

  1. Una Atkins

    That will be interesting reading. Well done folks.

  2. Una Atkins

    I see the Bright family mentioned and also Philip Sanders. Wonder if they were my “family” ? Good work – thank you

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