Three market days for selling butcher-meat

Item, it is statute and ordained that there be three market days weekly in the said town [of Edinburgh] for selling butcher-meat, that is to say Sunday, Monday and Thursday weekly. All manner of persons, both to burgh and to land, shall be free to come and sell butcher-meat for ready money for the furnishing of our sovereign lord and his lieges and others repairing to the said town.

  1. NAS, PA2/8, III, f.60r. Back