Still Licences Act, 1846

Excise duty on stills.

[1.] There shall be raised, levied, collected, and paid unto her Majesty, in and throughout the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, the duty of excise following; (that is to say,)

For every excise licence to be taken out by every person, not being a licensed distiller, rectifier or compounder of spirits, or vinegar maker, who keeps or uses any still or retort, the sum of ten shillings.