Procedure: report of committee approved

The quhilk day the haill nobilitie and cou[nsaill being convenit], and the opinioun of the lordis quho wer upoun [the conference being] hard, the haill meeting applaudit thairunto [and with uniforme con]sent maid choise of the lord archiebischop [of St Androis, and earnistlie] intreated him to undertak this burdyne [and to go to] [...] his majestie. Lykeas the said archbischop [...] his majesties service, and without respect [...] of his persone and unseasounable tyme of [yeir, acceptit the] charge upoun him. Quhairupoun thair wes ane missive letter writtin and subscrivit be the haill nobilitie and counsaill present and delyverit to the archiebischop to be carryed to his majestie.

  1. NAS, PC1/30, f.4v. Back
  2. Gaps in text due to damage in the manuscript. Interpolated text taken from RPCS, first series, xii, 406. Back