[Minutes of the commissioners of the shires regarding a meeting with the other estates to debate the king's declaration]

4 September 1641

Commissioneris from the baronis desyrit that the noblemen might appoint twelfe of their nomber to meit with twelfe of the barones and twelfe of the borrowis to debaite two pointis of differences whairin they desyre to be satisfied anent his majesties declaratione. With the which desyre the noblemen, being advysit, condiscendit that twelfe of thair nomber may meitt with the lyke nomber of barones and borrowis to bring the baronis to the opinion of the noblemen upon the declaratione produced be his majestie, to meitt upon Mooneday at sevin houris in the morning.

  1. NAS, PA6/4, 'September 3 1641'. Back