Strand Ward Lecturers Book 1730

Joseph Trapp
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Manuscript, 34pp., folio, bound in vellum, poor condition but complete. A Book of all ye names of the Severall Inhabitants & others residing in Strand Ward in the parish of St Martin in the Fields in the County of Middx for one year free Collection from Christmas 1729 by Quarterly payments or otherwise for the gratifying and paying the Reverend Mr. George Hudson and the Reverend Mrr Joseph Trapp Lecturers of the said Parish for preaching the Lectures every Sunday in the afternoon and Holydays in [?] Morning throughout ye Year in ye Parish Church of the said Parish from Christmas 1729 to Xmas 1730. Pages [i] and [ii] George Hudson (x3) and Joseph Trapp (x3) have made out and signed statements of receipt, dated between Sept. 1730 and Dec. 1731. Pp. 1-29, names (some in pencil) and streets, payments in pencil, streets as follows: Durham Yard, Bishops Court, Yard, Jollys Court, Yard, Southouse Court, Strand, Childs Court, Strand, Ivey Bridge, Salisbury Street, [Palyd?], Strand, Cecil Street, Halfmoon Street, Strand, Exchange Court, Strand, Heathcock Court, Strand, Bayleys Alley, Strand, Bull Inn Court, Strand, Bakers Alley, Strand, Alley, Stationers Alley, Strand, Mary Gold Court, Court, Strand, Burley Court, Street, Denmark Court. P.[32] Receipt made out and signed by Jos. Trapp, 30 March 1732.