1734 - Treasury Warrant
|Topic||Appointment of new riding officer at Robin Hood's Town [Robin Hood's Bay]|
By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2017-04-16. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2021-01-08.
[6 August 1734:]
John King, additional assistant to the surveyor of the warehouses, London port, loco Charles Carkess, junior, preferred to be searcher at Gravesend, loco Wm. Parker, superannuated; Jonas Tettlay, riding officer at Robin Hood's Town, Whitby port, loco Thomas Medd, deceased.
Italics as in printed source. MS source: "Customs Book XIV. p. 31". Marginal note in printed source: "Aug. 6". Note that the printed source is a summary and thus does not necessarily give the full and exact wording of the original.
- Not included in Sussex, Lucy, compil. 'References to Robin Hood up to 1600', in: Knight, Stephen. Robin Hood: A Complete Study of the English Outlaw (Oxford, UK; Cambridge, Massachusetts: Blackwell, 1994), pp. 262-88.
- Shaw, William H., compil. Calendar of Treasury Books and Papers, 1731–1734. Preserved in the Public Record Office (London; Edinburgh and Glasgow: Dublin, 1898), p. 685.