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This is a scan of the tally house record of October 1910. It has been typed up below

Tally House Ledger

Records From The Tally House – October 1910

The tally man recorded the limestone that was passing the tally house and directed it to its destination.

These are the same details shown on a modern spreadsheet, but with the amounts changed to Kilograms (Kg)

Week Beginning October 22nd 1910

 

 

 

Weight Of Limestone Carried By Each Team

Where the coal was sent by the Tally Man

 

 

Total Weight

Gang

No 1

Gang

No 2

Gang

No 3

Gang

No 4

Gang

No 5

Gang

No 6

Gang

No 7

Gang

No 8

Kiln

Railway

Canal

 

Kg

Kg

Kg

Kg

Kg

Kg

Kg

Kg

Kg

Kg

Kg

Kg

Mon

68900

11850

12650

5800

9850

7600

7450

9750

3950

40750

8050

20100

Tue

81750

12000

 

10600

30750

10100

10050

5750

2500

57500

13900

10300

Wed

93050

21000

2650

33100

10400

 

2600

15550

7750

46300

46750

 

Thu

112850

28800

5050

33050

14550

7550

 

16200

7650

65300

26200

21350

Fri

112050

21400

20400

9900

13150

10200

13050

16000

7950

59550

34250

18250

Sat

80250

12000

12150

16050

15300

7450

9500

5200

2600

30750

49450

 

Total

548850

107050

52900

108500

94000

42900

42650

68450

32400

300150

178600

70000

Interpreting The Tally Man’s Chart

1) How much limestone did Gang 5 deliver on Monday?  _________

2) How much did Gang 8 deliver on Wednesday?       _________

3) Which Gang brought in the most limestone over the week?    _________

4) Which gang delivered the least limestone over the week?     _________

5) On which day was most limestone delivered to the Tally Man? _________

6) On which day was least limestone delivered to the Tally Man? _________

7) Gang 2 delivered no limestone on Tuesday – why do you think this was?

8) Which gang delivered no limestone on Thursday?           _________

9) On Monday, how much limestone was directed to the canal?  _________

10) Where was most of the limestone directed on Thursday?    _________

11) Where was most of the limestone used during the week?    _________

12) Which gang earned the most money over the week?    _________

 

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