[25 February 1541]

Procedure: preamble

Parliamentum excellentissimi principis et domini nostri domini Jacobi quinti, Dei gracia Scotorum regis illustrissimi tentum apud Edinburgh, vigesimo quinto Februarii, anno Domini millesimo quingentesimo quadragesimo per reverendissimos reverendosque in Christo patres Davidem, cardinalem etc. archiepiscopum Sanctiandree, Gavinum Glasguesis archiepiscopum, cancellarium, Willelmum, episcopum Abirdonensis, Patricium, episcopum Morauiensis, nobiles et potentes dominos Georgeum, comitem de Huntly, Archibaldum, comitem de Ergile, Jacobum, comitem de Arane, venerabiles in Christo patres Alexandrum de Cambuskynnet', Robertum de Kinlos', Georgeum de Dunfermeling, abbates, Johannem, dominum Erskin, Walterum, dominum Sancti Johannis, Willelmum, dominum Ruthven', Thoma Erskin de Brechin, milite, secreterium, Magistrum Jacobum Foulis de Colintown', clericum registri, unacum Willelmo, comite Mariscalli, Willelmo, comite de Eroll, constabulario Andrea Dalmahoy, serjando, et Johanne Andirsone, judicatore.

  1. NAS, PA2/8, III, f.44v. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/8, III, f.45r. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/8, III, f.45r. Back

Eodem die post merediem

Sederunt

Sederunt domini electi ad articulos unacum dominis consilii subscriptis videlicet secreterius, cleriicus registri, M[agister] Ro Galbraith, rector de Spott, M[agister] Jo Sinclare, rector de Snaw, M[agister] Henricus Balnaves.

  1. NAS, PA2/8, III, f.44v. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/8, III, f.45r. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/8, III, f.45r. Back
Legislation: private act

Anent the kingis grace writing presentit to the lordis abone writtin be my lord secretare and his clerk of registri tuiching the house of Wester Kingorne and certane landis nixt tharto adjacent, to be gevin ouer simpliciter in his hienes handis in excambium for ane annuell rent or als melkle proffitt of uther landis, the saidis lordis, efter lang desputatioune in that behalf and with the avise and counsale of sindry utheris letterit men, baith spirituale and temporale, and in presens of George, commendatour of Dunfermeling, and Dene Jhone Thomsone, monk of the said place, fand and declarit that the said abbot and convent, with consent of the ordinare, mycht lefully geif ouer purlie and simply and renunce in oure soverane lordis handis the house of Westir Kingorne, with the pertinentis, and als mekle land adjacent tharto and to the port and havin of Brynt Iland for excambium of the sowme of iiij lib. worth of land in the Bukhavin, and counsalis the kingis grace, for the maire securitie herof, to geif for his gracis part of the said excambium als mekle land of his landis of Bukhavin as gevis now be yeire in his rentale iiij lib. of yerlie male in fre almouse and mortifyit to the said abbay of Dunfermeling, to be haldin be thame in fre regalitie siclik as thai held the said pece of landis of Westire Kingorne of before, and rathere the saidis landis nor ony uther annuell.

  1. NAS, PA2/8, III, f.44v. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/8, III, f.45r. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/8, III, f.45r. Back