old Exchequer House, Droitwich.

by W. Sterry Cooper

Publisher: Ebenezer Baylis in Worcester

Written in English
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Droitwich is not styled 'burgus' in Domesday Book, neither is it treated as a royal manor. The king had rights in it but did not 'lord' it. Of the 10 hides which rendered geld, a half-hide was attached to the king's hall at Gloucester; the remaining hides were distributed among certain churches and.

A building, called the Exchequer-house, where the payments from the persons who held licenses to make salt, and the other profits derived by the corporation from the brine pits, were made weekly, was erected about the yearbut it was old Exchequer House down about the yearand new court-rooms have been built near the spot on which it stood.

Offering a restaurant, a bar, free Wi-Fi and free parking, The Crown by Marstons Inns is located in Droitwich. The property is 12 miles away from the historic cathedral city of Worcester. The Borough of Droitwich was England’s major salt producing centre for centuries, and is the most frequently mentioned town (11 times) in the Domesday Book.

Droitwich Brine This is 10 times more concentrated than normal sea water, making it as dense as the Dead Sea. The Domesday Book of records that William I took over all brine pits and salt pans but allowed certain individuals rights to them. A salt tax was imposed at town gates around the country as the commercial activities of Droitwich expanded.

During the Domesday period Droitwich was produc gallons of brine per year. A very well presented Victorian double fronted period detached house retaining many original features, in the highly sought after area of Droitwich Spa, just miles from Droitwich train station and close to many local schools and amenities.

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(score from reviews)/10(). The Droitwich Exchequer or Checker House was designed on the Royal Exchequer or "Scaccarium" in London and had a table on which the money was counted. This table was either covered with a checked cloth or else the top was painted with black and white checks for convenience in counting the coins.

A History Quiz about Droitwich Spa and the Locality. Over the years Droitwich Spa has been known by several names like Salinae or Saltwich and Droitwich so the reference to Droitwich Spa in questions may not be the name the town was known by in the time period to which the question relates.

These questions are for personal interest and. The Chancellor of the Exchequer, often abbreviated to the Chancellor, is a high ranking Minister of the Crown within the Government of the United Kingdom, and head of Her Majesty's one of the four Great Offices of State, the Chancellor is a senior member of the British Cabinet.

The exchequer-house was builtwhose windows have some curious pained glass. Here is an hospital founded in Here is a canal, about seven miles long, which goes from this town into the river Severn at a place called Hawford, within three miles of the city of Worcester.

Dudley, Droitwich, &c., petitioned against the measure, which was rejected by the House of Commons, in bringing up the report, by to — June 30—A public meeting held in Worcester to petition the legislature against that part of the recent treaty of peace with France which related to the Slave Trade, and seemed likely to.

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Private garden at the rear of the house (Image: LillicrapChilcott). Outside, good sized, private, level gardens sit to the rear of the house.

Ideal for barbecues and al fresco dining, there is a. The importance of Droitwich, and the wealth its salt deposits created, is indicated in the Doomsday Book - which gives the town a higher value than Worcester or Newcastle. According to this record Droitwich was producing tons of salt a year. [Treasury Minute Book XXVIII.

] August 9. Petition to the Treasury from George, Earl of Cholmondeley. By letters patent of –1, Feb. 16, petitioner's father was granted part of the old Palace of Richmond and divers messuages there for several terms to.

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Adam Leslie Mason, 33, from Plough Lane, Tibberton, Droitwich has been charged with the murder of year-old Droitwich man Desmond Wooding. He will appear at Kidderminster Magistrates Court on. I enjoyed driving up the entrance lane looking at the beautiful old oak trees starting their leaf changing journey into autumn colours.

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