The Newcastle and Gateshead directory: for 1782, 83, and 84. Containing the names, trades, and situation of the warehouses, shops, &c. ...
Whitehead, William, of Newcastle.
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TABLE OF EXPENCES, Occurring in travelling post from EDINBURGH to LONDON, At NINE-PENCE per Mile.

Names of the Stages. Miles Chaise hire at 9d per m. Chaise Tolls. Expences per stage. Personal Expences. Hostlers and Drivers.
    £. s. d. £. s. d. £. . d. £. s. d. £. s. d.
Blackshiels 14 0 10 6 0 0 4 0 10 10            
Norton 11 0 8 3 0 1 4 0 9 7            
Greenlaw 11 0 8 3 0 0 6 0 8 9            
Cornhill 12 0 9 0 0 1 6 0 10 6            
Woolerhaughead 14 0 10 6 0 0 0 0 10 6            
Whittingham 11 0 8 3 0 0 0 0 8 3            
Morpeth 19 0 14 3 0 1 6 0 15 9            
Newcastle 14 0 10 6 0 1 0 0 11 6            
Durham 15 0 11 3 0 1 0 12            
Darlington 18 0 13 6 0 1 1 0 14 7            
Northallerton 15 0 11 5 0 1 0 0 12 3            
Borrowbridge 19 0 14 3 0 1 0 0 15 3            
Weatherby 12 0 9 0 0 0 6 0 9 6            
Ferrybridge 16 0 12 0 0 1 3 0 13 3            
Doncaster 15 0 11 3 0 1 0 0 12 3            
Barnby Moor 14 0 10 6 0 1 6 0 12 0            
Scarthing Moor 12 0 9 0 0 1 0 0 10 0            
Newark 12 0 9 0 0 1 0 0 10 0            
Grantham 14 0 10 6 0 1 9 0 12 3            
Witham Common 10 0 7 6 0 0 9 0 8 3            
Stamford 11 0 8 3 0 0 9 0 9 0            
Stilton 14 0 10 6 0 1 3 0 11 9            
Buckdon 14 0 10 6 0 0 9 0 11 3            
Biggleswade 16 0 12 0 0 0 9 0 12 9            
Stevenage 14 0 10 6 0 1 0 0 11 6            
Hatfield 12 0 9 0 0 0 6 0 9 6            
Barnet 9 0 6 9 0 0 2 0 5 11            
London, & two Miles for Streets 12 0 9 0 0 0 7 0 9 7            
  380 14 5 2 1 4 10½ 15 8 10½            

NOTE. There is also one Toll on Newcastle Bridge; and the Gates next London pay double Toll on Sundays.