Procedure: protest; asking of instruments

The same day compeared the right reverend father in God, John [Spottiswood], archbishop of St Andrews, and protested that the ratification granted in this present parliament to the right honourable George [Hay], earl of Kinnoull, chancellor of Scotland, of his infeftment of Kincaple shall not prejudice the said archbishop of St Andrews, nor his successors in their right that he or they have or may have or pretend to the said lands of Kincaple. And thereupon the said John, archbishop of St Andrews asked instruments.

  1. NAS, PA2/21, f.52v.