Procedure: appointment of a colonel for the stewartry of Kirkcudbright and Wigtownshire
[Robert Gordon], viscount of Kenmure appointed colonel

The estates nominate and appoint Robert, viscount of Kenmure to be colonel of the stewartry of Kirkcudbright and that part of the sheriffdom of Wigtown which is not under [John Kennedy], earl of Cassilis' command, and recommend to his lord to go speedily about the discharge of this trust committed to him by the estates.

  1. NAS. PA8/1, f.146r.