Ordnance Office: Ledgers

WO 48
Ordnance Office: Ledgers

This series comprises a variety of accounts ledgers detailing expenditure, of which the Treasurers' ledgers and expense ledgers are the principal. The latter are entered less fully than the former.


The Treasurers' ledgers are entered chronologically under a rough classification from 1660 to 1832. The expense ledgers are more systematically classified.

Related Material:
For bill books which supplement the information in this series see:
WO 50
WO 51
WO 52
WO 53
Held by:
The National Archives, Kew
Legal status:
Public Record
Ordnance Office, 1683-1855
Physical description:
357 volume(s)
Unpublished finding aids:
Treasurers' ledgers are indexed after 1832. Expense ledgers are indexed.

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