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Part V: Services

Original item held at the State Library of Victoria, SLV MS13071, Box 2088B/2.
Financial Records of the Royal Society of Victoria's Exploration Committee,
Royal Society of Victoria Exploration Committee account book 1858-1873.
1 bound volume, manuscript, pages numbered 1 to 162.
pp. 1-13. List of articles and services...supplied…by [Richard Nash] the Government Storekeeper.

 

Page 11.

V. Services.

 
Alfred Ford
220 nights livery - horses at Artillery Hotel stables. 6d per night £ 5 10/ 0d
 
McGregor & McNoughton
Lengthening and altering wagons
and supplying spare axle boxes, bars, poles &c
£ 81 1/ 6d
 
W & E Grave
Extra labour in covering and banding 12 tents £ 25 7/ 6d
 
Taylor
Storage of gram &c in private rooms at Parliament stables,
July 7th to August 25th, 7 weeks at £1 week
£ 7 0/ 0d
 
John Miscamble
  Examination of horses as to soundness, shoeing,
supplying 4 spare sets of shoes
£ 2 15/ 0d
 
W Powell & Co
  Fitting and supplying 45 sets of shoes to horses, 5s per set £ 11 5/ 0d
 
W Powell & Co
  Lampering 2 horses £ 0 5/ 0d
 
Penal Department
  Fitting and supplying 60 sets horse shoes £11 5/ 0d
 
Penal Department
Repairing wagons £10 0/ 0d
 
Total for Services
£ 158 4/ 0d
 
     
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