Churchwardens Bill 1797
An Estimation of the expense of Repairs [ ? ]
to be Done to the Church
in the Parish of Horningtoft
Made this 29th Day of May 1797 by Thos Neal Junr.
[ ? ] by Rod of Building a New Gable at the
West End of the Church with the Old Stones £ s d
with Good Lime & Sand Properly Mix’d
……for Mortar…..@ £5 pr Rod 30.00.0
If the door in the Gable…Must be a New…..
Doorcase, & Hanging the Old Door 1.10.0
A new window in the New Gable with Bak
jaims 4 by 5 & Muntons 3 by 4 . 60 foot @ 1/- 3.00.0
Glazing the window with common glass
with Iron Bars Included 60 ft @ 1/3 [ ?] 3.15.0
An Oak Tye to the Gable & Iron Anchors 2.12.0
[ ] of Coping on the Gable @ 1/3 2.00.0
Clearing away the Old Stones & taking down
the old wall, & preparing the Stones for Building 11.00.0
£54.07.0
To 5 Rod of Building the Steeple on the South
side to Support the wall, with the Old Stones
& Mortar made with Lime & Sand at 5/- per Rod 25.00.0
A Floor to the Steeple with Old Timber for
joist & a New Floor to 2.00.0
2 Sqr of a New Roof to the Steeple 5.00.0
4 New Sound Windows to the Steeple 3.00.0
£35.00.0
Total £89.07.0
Suppose the Bells worth 70.00.0
£19.07.0
Suppose the Old Lead to ansr for Cover of
New Steeple & Repairing Church Roof
& toward New Bell, & Frame & Hanging the Bell