A History of Hickling by Chris Granger: Appendix 11

A History of Hickling to 1860

and of all its Clergy.

by Christopher Granger

Churchwardens’ expenses (1700s).

17 (?)Leather for the bells2/-
Wine Wistentide06-Jun
Bell wheel and mending18/-
Malkng new surplus& mending old11-Jun
1/2 100 of coals6d
cost of correcyion fes & thanksgiving prayer5/-
Thomas Sutton bill01/02/2003
Load of lead – carrying and fetching11/-
For a bridge and laying down2/-
Robert Corner for cleaning the clock02-Jun
17854 new bell ropes13/-
Sam Morley for a leather for the great bell1/-
1784John Bonser for Bell wheel and putting up1/8/-
Sand Brick and stone for the Church09-Jun
1793Joseph Daft for wooden work1/-
A J Wright for while working the Church8/8/-
Mr Martin paid young people’s eating and drinking in the morning lunch06-Aug
2 church warden’s dinner5/-
1 yard of green baize mat for Mr Tinley8d