Old Stratford, Shottery, Welcombe, Wilmcote, etc.
`Old Stratford. A Levey made the --- day of April anno dom. 1723 by the Minister, churchwardens and other the inhabitants of the parish for raising of money for the necessary repaires of the parish-church and the ornaments there unto belonging att 3 pence in the pound rent extent, Bishopton att half so much'. Signed by Walwyn Meesse, vicar, John Barber, Thomas Johns, and others. Among the contributors are Robert Hathaway, 7s. 6d., and Shaxpeer Heart 6d. Vellum roll, two skins.