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Official: Treasury: correspondence and papers on the betting tax, mainly concerning the horse breeding associations' deputation., 28 Jun 1926 - 24 Dec 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 18/38

Scope and Contents

Correspondents include: James Grigg [Principal Private Secretary to the Chancellor of the Exchequer] (3); 1st Lord D'Abernon, Chairman Thoroughbred Horse-breeders' Association; Sir George Barstow [Controller of Supply Services, Treasury]; Sir Horace Hamilton [Chairman, Board of Customs and Excise] (5); 17th Lord Derby.Also includes: details of the light horse breeding scheme; Newmarket [Suffolk] December sales 1926.Subjects covered by the file include: the furtherance of horse breeding; the Jockey Club taking a portion of the tax; charges for bookmakers using racecourse enclosures.


  • Creation: 28 Jun 1926 - 24 Dec 1926

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (59 folios))

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