Wigtownshire, Scotland : Classification : Land Tax / Lay Subsidy
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Land tax was a tax payable annually by virtue of ownership of land, abolished in Britain in 1963. Lay Subsidy was a tax on movable property.
|Classification:||Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Post Office / Telephone Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Tithe Records, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records|
|Title:||British History Online|
|Description:||British History Online|
|Extra Info:||A variety of records and documents relating to the medieval and modern history of the British Isles.|
|Classification:||Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Other Taxes - such as Horse Tax|
|Extra Info:||ScotlandsPlaces is a website that allows users to search across different national databases using geographic locations. Includes historic tax rolls, gazetteers, official reports etc. Check the list under 'Our Resources'.|
|Classification:||Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Institutions / Workhouses / Hospitals etc., School / Educational Records, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Migrant / Emmigration Lists and Records, Minute Books / Meeting Books, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Other Records|
|Title:||Scottish Archive Network|
|Description:||Scottish Archive Network|
|Extra Info:||Click on Digital Archive for online documents.|
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