Procedure: protest; asking of instruments

The same day compeared a reverend father in God John [Guthrie], bishop of Moray, and protested that the foresaid ratification granted in favour of the said [William Keith], earl Marischal shall in no way be prejudicial to him nor his successors regarding the right of patronage of the kirk of [...]. And thereupon the said John, bishop of Moray asked instruments.

  1. NAS, PA2/21, f.56v.