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Account of Expenses

Account of Expences incurred at Halifax from 2nd to 14 August 1834

Halifax 1834
From 2nd to 14 August
Pens - 1s 
Fruit - 6d
Personal Expences - 4s 
Tea &.c - 2s 
Mackerel – 4 dozen - 2s 6d
Cegars – 600 - 10s 
Plank of wood - 2s 
New York Whisks – 6 – Miss Wilson [4] - 3s 
2 New York brooms - 2s 6d
6 Salmon - 10s 6d
Hiccory wood - 3s 
Arrow Root – 8 lbs - 8s 
paid - Quil box for M.r Nott - 4s 
2 Canoes for d.o - 4s 
Quil cegar case - 2s 6d
100 Cegars - 2s 7½d
Exhibition of wild beasts - 1s 
3 Gallons Rum from Steward at 3/6 - 10s 6d
1 Gallon Brandy at 6/- - 6s 
2 Gallons Halifax Rum - 6s 6d
3 lbs Negro head Tobacco - 2s 
½lb Gunpowder tea - 2s 6d
½lb Souchong - 1s 6d
3 bottles Cherry Brandy - 4s 8d
3 bottles shrub - 4s
3¼lb Bologna Sausage - 3s 4d
£5 3s 1½d

Account of Expences at Falmouth
From 1st Sept.r to 18 Oct.r 1834
1st Sept.r
Month at Library - 2s 6d
Boy or [Steward] - 6d
4
Silk Purse - 2s 
Sealing Wax - 6d
Share of carrying coals for ship - 1s 
Boy - 6d
1 dozen metal buttons for vest - 9d
5
Liquorice - 6d
Medecine - 7d
Small funnel - 2d
8
duty on N. York brooms - 5d
9
Bought M.r Knotts Portmanteau - 12s 
d.o d.o  dressing case - 5s
10
repairing Portmanteau - 1s
12
letter from Mother - 1s 3½d
Boy - 6d
Boat since I have been in - 3s 
Tooth powder &.c - 1s 5d
15th
Repairing shoes - 1s 8d
Pencil (silver Mordaunt) - 6s 6d
Thermometer - 3s
16th
Medecine - 1s 
Boat - 6d
17th
Fruit - 6d
Slippers - 2s
18
Fruit - 8d
19
Medecine - 6d
Seeing lighthouse [5] - 2s 6d
23rd
Mechi razor paste &.c - 1s
24
Trip to Constantine - 2s
26
Boat - 6d
27
Bill for repairing, dressing case & mak.g new chest - £1 3s
28
Milk at sundry times - 1s
1 Oct.r
Tea party - 2s
9
Penryn fair - 1s
10
[Charing] - 1s 
Letter from home - 1s 3½d 
Pincushions - 6d
Fruit - 1s
Hat - £1 5s
11
Week at Library - 1s
Pair of shoes - 8s 6d
16
Snow’s Bill for spirits taken out of Bond - £1 3s
17
Clothiers Bill - £1 10s  
Washing - £1 5s 7d
Board & lodgings for 7 weeks with other charges - £8 3s 3d
Servants - 14s 6d
Boat hire, portage &.c - 7s
Paper, pens, &.c - 4s 1d
Tooth powder - 7½d
Soap &.c - 1s 6d
18
Apples - 1s 6d
£19 11s 9d

1st Sept.r
Sent to Mother - £10

Total - £29 11s 9d