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 1s. 6d. per Mile.

NAMES of the STAGES. Miles Chaise hire at 15 d. per mile Carriage Tolls. Saddle-ho. hire at 3 d per mile. Saddle-ho. Tolls. Expences per Stage. Personal Expences. Hostiers and Drivers.
    £. s. d. £. s. d. £. s. d. s. d. £. s. d. £. s. d. £. s. d.
Blackshiels 14 0 17 6 0 0 10 0 3 6 0 1 1 1 11            
Norton 11 0 13 9 0 2 10 0 2 9 0 4 0 19 8            
Greenlaw 11 0 13 9 0 1 0 0 2 9 0 0 17            
Cornhill 12 0 15 0 0 3 0 0 3 0 1 1            
Woolerhaughead 14 0 17 6 0 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0            
Whittingham 11 0 13 9 0 0 0 0 2 9 0 0 0 16 6            
Morpeth 19 1 3 9 0 3 0 0 4 9 0 1 11 10½            
Newcastle 14 0 17 6 0 2 0 0 3 6 0 3 1 3 3            
Durham 15 0 18 9 0 3 0 0 3 9 0 1 5 10½            
Darlington 18 1 2 6 0 1 6 0 4 6 0 1 8            
Northallerton 15 0 18 9 0 1 3 0 3 9 0 1 3 11½            
Borrowbridge 19 1 3 9 0 1 3 0 4 9 0 1 9 11½            
Weatherby 12 0 15 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 19 1            
Ferrybridge 16 1 0 0 0 1 8 0 4 0 0 2 1 5 10            
Doncaster 15 0 18 9 0 0 8 0 3 9 0 1 1 3 3            
Barnby Moor 14 0 17 6 0 2 2 0 3 6 0 2 1 3 4            
Scarthing Moor 12 0 15 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 1 0            
Newark 12 0 15 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 1 0            
Grantham 14 0 17 6 0 3 0 0 3 6 0 3 1 4 3            
Witham Common 10 0 12 6 0 1 0 0 2 6 0 0 16            
Stamford 11 0 13 9 0 1 0 0 2 9 0 0 17            
Stilton 14 0 17 6 0 1 9 0 3 6 0 2 1 2 11            
Buckdon 14 0 17 6 0 1 0 0 3 6 0 1 1 2 1            
Bigleswade 16 1 0 0 0 1 6 0 4 0 0 1 1 5 7            
Stevenage 14 0 17 6 0 1 6 0 3 6 0 1 1 2 7            
Hatfield 12 0 15 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 19 1            
Barnet 9 0 11 3 0 0 4 0 2 3 0 1 0 13 9            
London, & two Miles for Streets 12 0 15 0 0 0 10 0 3 0 0 0 19            
  380 23 15 0 2 1 11 4 11 4 8 30 16 7            

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