Excise Board and Secretariat: Minute Books
|Title:||Excise Board and Secretariat: Minute Books|
Minutes of the Board of Excise until 6 January 1849. From that date they are minutes of the Board of Inland Revenue when dealing with excise business. The minutes relate principally to appointments; each volume has an index and individuals may be traced from these indexes.
File series is presented in chronological order.
|Held by:||The National Archives, Kew|
|Legal status:||Public Record(s)|
Board of Excise, 1642-1849
Board of Inland Revenue, 1849-2005
|Physical description:||750 volume(s)|
|Access conditions:||Subject to 30 year closure unless otherwise stated|
|Immediate source of acquisition:||
Board of Customs and Excise
|Custodial history:||Between 1695 and 1909 the files were at the Board of Customs and Excise. From 1909 to 2002 the files were with HM Customs and Excise.|
|Accumulation dates:||File series ran from 1695 to 1874.|
|Selection and destruction information:||The records were selected as they reflect the econonmic, social and demographical condition of the UK, as documented by the state's dealings with individuals, communitities and organisations outside its own formal boundaries (22.214.171.124 of the PRO's acquisition criteria).|
|Accruals:||No further accruals expected|