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Glasgow Town Council Statute Prices; Candle, 1718 - 1754

Notes on town council price statutes
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Glasgow Town Council Price Statutes for candle (pt. 1)
Glasgow Town Council Price Statutes for tallow
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 Glasgow Town Council Statute Prices; Candle, 1718 - 1754
    (see also Candle prices 1574 - 1717)

 From: Marwick, J.D. and Renwick, R. (eds.), Extracts from 
       the records of the burgh of Glasgow, 1573-1759 
       (Scottish Burgh Records Society, vols. 11-12, 16, 19,
       22, and 29, Glasgow, 1876-1911).

 This file contains;

 1 = "Common bleacht weekt" candle (per stone), 1718 - 1754
 2 = "Fine bleacht weekt" candle (per stone), 1721 - 1754
 3 = "Cotton weekt" candle (per stone), 1718 - 1754

FORMAT
1 2 6 1 2 0 0 0 (I2,1X,I4,5X,I2)
1 2 6 1 2 0 0 0 (I2,1X,I4,15X,I2)
1 2 6 1 2 0 0 0 (I2,1X,I4,24X,I2)
STOP
Mo Year   Common    Fine     Cotton
          bleacht  bleacht    wick
           wick     wick
DATA
10 1718     54                 60
10 1719     52                 
10 1720     52                 58
10 1721     52        54       56
10 1722     44        46       48
10 1723     44        46       48
10 1724     43        47       51
10 1724     50        54       54
10 1725     52        56       58
10 1726     54        58       60
10 1727     52        56       60
10 1728     59        62       65
10 1729     61        64       67
10 1730     62        64       66
10 1731     60        62       64
10 1732     60        62       64
11 1733     48        50       52
11 1734     42        44       46
10 1735     38        40       42
11 1737     42        44       48
10 1738     52                 58
10 1739     60        62       66
10 1740     62        64       70
10 1741     66        68       74
11 1742     68        70       76
10 1743     60        62       68
11 1744     62        64       70
11 1745     62        64       70
10 1746     54        56       62
11 1747     60        62       68
11 1748     62        64       68
10 1749     62        64       74
10 1750     56        58       68
12 1751     52        54       64
11 1753     58        60       66
11 1754     86        90       94
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