WCM 15376e                                                             1250-[1251]

 

 

Account of Simon at Stubbington.

 

Receipt of cash from St Margaret the Virgin’s day 34 Henry [III]

 

Wheat In sale[1]The same r. a. for 44s.10d. from 10½ qtrs of wheat sold at 4s.3½d. per qtr. éexcept for ½ qtr which was sold [for] 23d.ù[2]

Item The same r. a. for 19s. from 4 qtrs of wheat sold at 4s.9d. per qtr.  Item The same r. a. for 15s. from 3 qtrs sold at 5s. per qtr.  Item The same r. a. for 3s.é4d.ù[3] from 1 qtr of Curall sold at 4s.[4]The same R.A. for 24s. from 4 qtrs of wheat sold at 6s.   Item The same r. a. for 10s.8d. from 2 qtrs sold at 5s.4d.  Item The same r. a. for 32d. from ½ qtr of Curall sold at 32d.[5] Item The same r. a. for 18s. from 3 qtrs sold at 6s. per qtr.  Item The same r. a. for 4s.2d. for 1 qtr of Curall sold at 4s.2d.[6] 

                                                            Total £7  20d.

 

Barley In sale Item The same r. a. for 12s. from 6 qtrs of barley sold at 2s. per qtr.  Item The same r. a. for 9s.4d. from 4 qtrs sold at 2s.4d. per qtr.  Item The same r. a. for 6s. from 2 qtrs of barley sold at 3s. per qtr.  Item The same r. a. for 26s.8d. from 8 qtrs sold at 3s.4d. per qtr.  Item The same r. a. for 15s. from 4½ qtrs sold at 3s.4d. per qtr.  Item The same r. a. for 15s. from 3 qtrs of barley sold at 5s. per qtr.  Item The same r. a. for 14s. from 3 qtrs sold at 4s.8d. per qtr.  Item The same r. a. for 5s. from 2 qtrs of barley sold at 2s.6d. per qtr.  Item for 13s.4d. from 4 qtrs sold at 3s.4d. per qtr.

                                                Total 116s. 4d.

 

Rye In sale Item The same r. a. for 45s. from 15 qtrs of rye sold at 3s. per qtr.  Item For 8s.4d. from 2 qtrs of rye sold at 4s.2d. per qtr.  Item he r. a. for 16s. from 4 qtrs sold at 4s. per qtr.

                                                Total 69s. 4d.

 

peas.  In sale  Item The same answers for 11s.8d. from 3½ qtrs of peas sold at 3s.4d. per qtr.  Item The same answers for 34s. éfrom 8½ qtrs soldù[7] at 4s. per qtr.  Item The same answers for 18d. from 3 bs. of peas sold.  Item The same answers for 8s. from 2 qtrs sold at 4s. per qtr.  Item The same answers for 9s.4d. from 2 qtrs sold at 4s.8d. per qtr.  Item he answers for 9s.4d. éfrom 2 qtrsù[8] price as before.

                                                Total 73s. 10d.

 

beans In sale Item The same answers for 7s.8½d. from 3 qtrs of beans sold at 2s.7d. per qtr. less ½d.  Item The same answers for 18s. from 4½ qtrs of beans sold at 4s. per qtr.  Item The same answers for 14s. from 3 qtrs sold at 4s.8d. per qtr.  Item he answers for 15s. from 3 qtrs sold at 5s. per qtr.  Item The same answers for 14s. from 3 qtrs sold at 4s.8d. per qtr.

                                                Total 68s.7½d.

 

vetches In sale Item The same answers for 24s. from 8 qtrs of vetches sold at 3s. per qtr.  Item The same answers for 16s.6d.[9] from 4½ qtrs sold price per qtr as before.  Item The same answers for 14s. from 3½ qtrs of vetches sold at 4s. per qtr.  Item The same answers for 8s. from 2 qtrs sold at 4s [per qtr].  Item The same answers for 4s.4d. from 1 qtr sold.

                                                Total 66s. 10d.

 

oats In sale Item The same answers for 5s. from 5 qtrs of oats sold.  Item The same answers for 10s. from 8 qtrs of oats sold at 15d. per qtr.  Item for 2s.8d. from 2 qtrs of oats sold at 2s.4d. per qtr.[10]

                                                Total 17s. 8d.

 

Rents Item The same answers for 13s.4d. from rent from Portsmouth.  Item from Thomas le gray 26d.  Item from Christine de brochurst 17¼d.[11]  From John gynne 12d.

                                                Total 17s. 11¼d. 

 

                                                Total of all receipt £28 12s. 33/4d.

 

Harvest expense Expense from St Margaret the Virgin’s day until Sunday after the Nativity of the blessed Mary.  In 2 pig carcasses bought 5s.6d.  In ½ wey of cheeses bought 3s.6d.  In 2500[12] herring bought 12s.6d.  In cod bought 3s.  In Meat and fish 5s.6d.  In bread for defect[13] 4d.  In ½ sester of wine 4d.                                                                       Total 30s. 8d.

In relish for 5 stackers 4s.3d.  Item In relish for Carters 3s.4½d.  In relish for 15 tithe collectors 5s.8d.

                                                            Total 13s.3½d.

In Hiring reapers for the whole of harvest 38s.4½d.  In hiring carts 27s.10d.

                                                            Total 66s.2½d.

In wages of the famuli for Michaelmas term 21s.  In wages of 3 mounted foremen 15s.  In wages of 16 tithe collectors 23s.11d.

                                                            Total 59s.11d.

 

 

In shoeing for carters and mounted foremen In harvest 3s.4d.  In harness for carts 14d.  In grease for carts[14]14d.  In tallow for candles 10d.

                                                            Total 6s.6d.

 

In boards bought for a door 10d.  In the work of 4 carpenters making the Door 2s.  In 2 baskets 7½d.  In a seed basket bought 1¼d. 

                                                            Total 3s.63/4d.

Delivered to the lady of Portsea for the land of brochurst 5s.  Total 5s.

 

                                    Total of the totals of harvest expense £9 5s. 13/4d.

 

Item In wages of the famuli for Christmas term 4s.7½d.

Item In 1 groom’s work 2s.10d.  Item In wages of the famuli for Easter term 4s.2d.  Item In wages of the famuli at St John’s term 4s.8d.                                                   Total 16s.3½d.

In the cost of Ploughs and shoeing horses In steel bought 20d.  In a ploughshare 8d.  In shoeing 1 palfrey at Portsmouth 4d.  In iron and nails bought 3s.6d.  In the smith’s work for ironwork for and repairing ploughs 21d.

                                                            Total 7s. 11d.

 

In the cost of carts In 1 new Cart bought 9s.  In 1 pair of Wheels for a cart[15]17d.  In ropes bought 12½d.  In clouts and nails 2s.                                Total 13s. 5½d.

In wood bought In beams[16]bought for making a certain building at Buckland 9d.  In poles 8d.  In boards for the door 6d.  In a carpenter’s work 3s.2d.  In nails for laths 12d.  Item In large Nails 3d.  In plastering the building 9d.  In the roofer’s work 5d.

                                                            Total 7s.6d.

 

In relish for Simon and workers[17] from the day of the Exaltation of Holy Cross until Martinmas 10d.  Item from Martinmas until Easter 2s.8d.  Item in expense of Simon and 2 carpenters making a certain building at Buckland from Monday before the Ascension of the Lord until the following Sunday In bread 13½d.  In ale 9½d.  In relish 7d.  Item In relish for Simon from Sunday after the Ascension of the Lord until the feast of St Margaret the Virgin 26d.  In ale 3s.3d.

                                                            Total 11s. 5d.

 

In weeding grain 9½d.  In 8 hurdles for the sheepfold 7d.  In 600 marle bought 5s.  Item in 200 whiting bought and transported 2s.8d.

                                                            Total 9s.0½d.

 

In 1 horse bought 14s.  In land bought at Whale Island (La mere de Wale) 20s.[18]

 

Total 34s.

 

threshing In threshing 155 qtrs of wheat 32s.3d.}

of rye           In threshing 7 qtrs of rye 17½d.          }

of barley       In threshing 97 qtrs of barley 10s.      } Total  

of oats          In threshing 121 qtrs of oats 6s.9½d.  }52s.103/4d.

of beans       In threshing 14 qtrs of beans 17½d.     }

of peas and vetches In threshing 9 qtrs of peas       }

                                    and vetches 11¼d.            }

                                     Total £7 12s.6¼d.

Expense in delivery[19]to Southwick Sent to Southwick on Friday before the feast of St Bartholomew the Apostle In fish 2s.6d. for[20] Mr Richard de ...[21]  Item there on the following Sunday  In Beef 14d.  In conger 3s.  for the said Sir[22] Richard staying there when he perambulated in the lord King’s forest.  Item there on the eve of St Martin In Beef 2s.6d. by the bailiff’s order.  In 6 conger bought 3s.8d. by order of the same.  Item there on Saturday before the Nativity of the blessed Mary In fish 13d. by John the Carter.  Item there On the eve of the blessed Mary In fish 9d. sent by the said John.  Item there on the following Friday In fish 13d. for Robert de Lecford. Item there on Wednesday In the feast of the Exaltation of Holy Cross In fish 11d. by the bailiff’s order sent by Laurence of the Kitchen.[23] Item there on the same day In salmon 15d. by the bailiff’s order.  Item there on Sunday after Michaelmas In ½ ox 3s.4d. by order of  the same.  Item there on Saturday before the feast of St Faith the Virgin In fish 10d. by Lauval.  Item there on Wednesday before the feast of St Luke the Evangelist In hake bought 4s.03/4d. by the bailiff’s order.

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Item there on the following Friday In fish 14½d.  Item there on the following Wednesday In fish 9½d. by Elias of the Kitchen.[24] Item there on All Souls day In ½ ox 3s. by the cellarer’s order. 

Item there In birds[25]20½d. on the day when there was a fest at Bedhampton.[26]

Item there on Wednesday after Martinmas In fish 9d. for the rector of hedliege [check]

Item there on the following Friday In fish 6d. sent by the carter.  Item there on the following Sunday In birds 12d.  Item there 100 hake bought 4s., sent by the carter.

Item there on Friday On the morrow of St Catherine the Virgin In merling 4d. sent by Elias of the kitchen.

Item there on the following Saturday In merling 9é½ù[27]d.  sent by Elias of the kitchen.

Item there On the eve of St Andrew the Apostle In salted Eels[28] 12d.  In merling 15d. by the bailiff’s order.

Item there by the bailiff’s order In herring bought 4s.6d.  Item there on Friday before the feast of St Nicholas In fish 19d.  Item there on the following Sunday In merling and plaice 2s. by the bailiff’s order.

Item there on Wednesday In the Conception of the blessed Mary In fish 12d. sent by W. the carter.

Item there on the following Friday In conger 19d.  Item In fish 19d. by the cellarer’s order.

Item there on Sunday before the feast of St Thomas the Apostle In fish 6d.  On the following Monday In hake 11d. by Reginald.[29]

Item there on St Thomas the Apostle’s day In conger and plaice bought by the cellarer’s order 20d.

Item On Christmas eve In hake 12d.  Item on Christmas day In fowl 18¼d.

Item on the following Wednesday In conger 14d. by the cellarer’s order.  Item On Friday On the eve of the Circumcision of the Lord In conger 16½d. sent by W. the carter.  Item on the same day In herring 4d.  Item on the day of the Circumcision of the Lord In fowl 9d.  On the following Sunday In fowl 12d.  On the following Monday In fowl 14d.  On the following Tuesday In fowl 12d.  On Friday after the Purification of the blessed Mary In fresh fish 3s.  In 7000 large nuts 2s.11d. by the bailiff’s order. 

Item there In conger and fresh fish for the Abbot of Titchfield 2s. by the bailiff’s order.

On the following Wednesday In fish 4d.  Item on Monday before St Peter in cathedra In mackerel and plaice and porpoise 4s.10d.

On Sunday after the feast of St Matthew the Apostle In mackerel 2s.  Item on the following Wednesday In mackerel 18d.

On the following Thursday In conger 4s.  In mackerel 16d. sent by W. the carter.

On the following Saturday In fish 6d. on the same day the Prior of Boxgrave was at Southwick.

On the following Sunday In mackerel 18d.  On Wednesday before the feast of St Gregory In mackerel 14d. by ...[30]

On the following Thursday In mackerel 14d. sent by Clement saponarius[31] Item there on the following Saturday In conger 12d.  In mackerel 12d. sent by Richard sumet’  for Sir G. de basewile.[32]

Item on Sunday after the feast of St Gregory In 50[33] mackerel 3s.  In porpoise 12d.

[The MS is badly damaged here, especially the left edge].

...[34] bought 10s.2½d.  Item in conger 22d. by the bailiff’s order.

On the following Thursday In fish 8½d. sent by Richard sumet’.  Item on the feast of St Cuthbert In mackerel 1s.6d.  In fish 12d.  In merling 6s.

Item on Thursday before Easter day In mackerel 12d.  On the eve of Easter In conger 21d.  In mackerel 2s.0½d. sent by W. the carter. On Wednesday in Easter week In mackerel 2s. sent by W. the carter.

On Saturday before the feast of St Leo the Pope In fish 7d.  On the following Sunday In mutton 5d. 

Item on Saturday before the feast of St Alphage In fish 12d.  On the following Sunday In Mutton 5d. 

Item on the following Monday for the Prior of Merton In ½ ox carcass 4s.  In Mutton 20d.  ...[35] 3s.  In fowl 12d.  In goat-fish[36]3d.  In conger bought 2s.2d.

...[37] and sperling[38]13d.  On the following Saturday In 2 conger 25d. by Clement pecce. 

On the following Wednesday In plaice and ...[39] 9d.  Item On the eve of the Ascension of the Lord In 2 bass[40] 13¼d.  In fish 4d.

...[41] In Beef 3s.  In Mutton 6d.

On the following Wednesday In 3 conger 15½d. by the bailiff’s order.  On the following Thursday In beef 3s.4d.

...[42] 6d. by order of the same. On the following Saturday In fish 9½d. sent by Licewic.

...[43] 2s.6d. by the bailiff’s order. Item on Wednesday before Martinmas ...[44] 13½d. sent by the bailiff’s order.  Item on the following Monday In mutton 5d.

...[45] Sunday next before the Nativity of St John the Baptist  In mutton 5d.

There on the eve ...[46] for the rector of Bentworth 18d.

… green ...[47] sent to Southwick several times 5d.

Item there on Sunday before ...[48]  In ½ ox 2s.4d.  In bread 2s. sent by Adam the reapreeve.  Item ...[49]  In fish 10d.

                                                            Total £8 5s. 83/4d.

...[50] s.11½d. by this account and he r. a. on the morrow of St ...[51] In the time of Prior Matthew 16.[52]

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In Expense of the lord Prior and Philip godchep at Portsmouth going to London on Saturday after Epiphany 8s.2½d.

Item sent to Prior’s Dean on the feast of St Hilary for their use In fowl 9d.  Item there on St Vincent’s day In fish 12d.

In porpoise 11d. sent by Richard of the kitchen.[53]

In mackerel bought on Monday before St Peter in Cathedra 5s.6d. and sent to Philip godchep at London. 

Item In expense of the lord Prior at Portsmouth on Monday before the feast of St Edmund the Confessor In wine 3d.

In expense of the bailiff and serjeant[54]of Wymering on Thursday after the feast of St Alphage 7d.

Delivered to Br Alan on Wednesday before the feast of St Augustine at Fareham 12d.

Delivered to La quarere on Sunday In the octaves of Easter 10s. for rent of La Plante by the Prior’s order.

Delivered to the reeves of Portsmouth 6s.8d. for[55] the Justices itinerant.[56]

In iron bought and sent to the house[57]to the smithy 4s.  In 1 piece sent there 3s.3d.

Item In iron bought and sent there 8s.4d. by the bailiff’s order.

In 4 measures of canvas 9d. by the bailiff’s order.  In 3 measures of russet 3s. by order of the same.

                                                            Total 54s. 2½d.

                                                éTotal of Totals of the expense of this roll

                                                on this side and the other[58]£27 17s. 7¼d.

                                                Of which Simon owes 12s. 11½d.ù[59]

Issue of wheat.[60]  203 qtrs 2 bs.

Expense.  In sowing 20 qtrs.  In harvest 3½ qtrs. In sale 29 qtrs.  sent to Southwick 146 qtrs.  Given to Hugh Raggi 1 qtr by the Prior’s gift.  To Nicholas raggi ½ qtr.  To Thomas raggi ½ qtr.  To Richard Coopertor ½ qtr.  To Robert the marshall ½ qtr.  To Desireia 2 bs.  To Robert Le barbar 2 bs.  Given to morin 1 qtr.  To canons at Portsmouth 2 bs.

Issue of rye.  25 qtrs.  Expense In sale 21 qtrs.  Delivered to Richard Coopertor 4 qtrs.

Issue of barley.  186é½ù[61] qtrs 1 bs. Expense In sowing 14 qtrs.  In harvest In bread 30½ qtrs.  In Livery to famuli from Sunday next after the feast of St Giles until Sunday after the Translation of St Thomas the Martyr 31 qtrs 5 bs.  In feeding pigs and piglets 1 qtr. 

Sent to Prior’s Dean 2 qtrs.  In sale 36é½ù[62]qtrs.  sent to Southwick 71 qtrs.

Issue of oats.  159 qtrs 3 bs.

Expense In sowing 17 qtrs. In fodder of the mounted foremen and carters In harvest 5 qtrs.  In fodder of 6 affers from Sunday after the Assumption of the blessed Mary until the Nativity of St John the Baptist 33 qtrs.  In fodder of the oxen 5 qtrs 2bs.  In feeding up 1 ox for[63] Easter 1 qtr 5 bs.  In fodder of the Prior and Philip godchep for 1 night at Christmas ½ qtr.  In fodder of J. canon[64] of Merton, when he stayed at Portsmouth 1 qtr.  sent to the house for the Prior’s stable 3 qtrs. In fodder of the Prior’s palfrey at Portsmouth 1 qtr. 

sent to Southwick 52 qtrs.  In sale 15 qtrs.

Issue of peas.  27 qtrs 7 bs.

Expense In sowing 4½ qtrs.  In feeding pigs 1 qtr.  In broth 1 qtr.  In sale 18 qtrs 3bs.  sent to the house 3 qtrs.

Issue of beans.  28½ qtrs.

Expense In sowing 5½ qtrs.  In broth 1 qtr.  In [feeding] pigs 2½ qtrs.  In sale 18 qtrs 3 bs.  sent to the house 3 qtrs.

Issue of vetches.  55 qtrs 2 bs.

Expense In sowing 10 qtrs.  In fodder of  affers from the feast of St Faith until Pentecost 9 qtrs é1 bs.ù[65] In fodder of oxen 3 qtrs.  To pigs 1½ qtrs.  In feeding doves 2 bs.  In fodder of the Prior and canons of Merton at Portsmouth 130 sheaves which made 7 bs.  sent to Newlands 1 qtr.  To Prior’s Dean 1½ qtr.  to Southwick 8½ qtr.  Delivered to the widow of Nicholas pictor ½ qtr by the prior’s gift.  In sale 19 qtrs.

[Schedule]

Simon r. a. for stock; first opening for the stock ...[66]

He r. a. For 3 émaleù[67] affers remaining from last year.  And for 1 bought.  And for 2 mares.  Total 6 and they remain.

Item he r. a. For 1 foal remaining which is now two years old and is female and it remains.

Item he r. a. For 2 foals issuing this year and they are male and 2 remain.

Item he r. a. For 12 oxen remaining from last year .  Of which sent to the house 2 and é10ù[68] remain.

Item he r. a. For 4 cows remaining from last year and 4 remain.

Item he r. a. For 4 steers/heiffers[69]remaining from last year which are now 2 years old of which ...[70]and 4 remain.

Item he r. a. For 4 two-year olds remaining which are now 1 year old[71] and of which ...[72]and 4 remain.

Item he r. a. For 4 calves issuing this year of which ...[73]and 4 remain.

Item he r. a. For 60 éand moreù[74] pigs.  Of which sent to the house 60.  Killed for the house 2.[75]

Item he r. a. For 5 geese and 2 ganders remaining.  éAnd for 42 issuing from themù[76]éTotal 49ù  Of which sent to the house 42.  éand 7 remainù[77] éand 6 geese and 1 gander remainù[78]

Item he r. a.  For 24 hens. Of which sent to the house 24 and 20 remain.[79]

Item he r. a. For 24 fowl[80] Of which sent to the house 14 and 16 remain.[81]

Item he r. a. For 6 hens from the annual rent of churchscot.

Nothing was answered for cheeses because 4 cows each hardly produced Milk and whatever issued was used up in harvest.[82]

 

 

 

                                                  

 



[1] The headings are out of order: the heading for the sale of wheat precedes the one for the receipt of cash.

[2]  Added.

 

[3]  Superscript.

 

[4] Sic.

[5] Sic.

[6] Sic.

[7]  Superscript.

 

[8]  Superscript.

 

[9]  Sic.

 

[10] Sic.

[11]  Sic.  Christine de brochurst was widow of Henry de Brokhurst and paid 16¼d. rent and a pair of gloves in the rental of the Prior’s property of Portsmouth in c.1248: Southwick Carts, I, p. 151 (I, 194), and II, p. 308 (III, 771).

 

[12] In m.m. et dimidio.

[13] pro defectu [of the oven?].

[14] ad bigas.

[15] ad bigam.

[16] In tinguis.

[17] operantes.

[18] In Whale Island: Southwick Carts, II, p. 240 (III, 636) records the acquisition.

[19] in missione.

[20] propter here and elsewhere.

[21]  One word illegible.

 

[22]  Sic.

 

[23] de Coquina.

[24] de Coquina.

[25] In auibus.

[26] die quando festum fuit aput bedhamton.

[27]  Superscript.

 

[28] In Angulis sallatis.

[29]  per Regil’

 

[30]  One word illegible.