Anent the Dunkirkers

Anent the article givin in be the burrowes tuiching the decay of thair trade and shipping occasiouned be the Dunkirkers, and the estaits having seene the roll givin in be the burrowes conteaning the number of the shippes tane frome thame, the saids estaits finds meit and ordanis that his majestie sall be petitiouned to consider the deplorable estait of the countrie upon the occasioun foresaid, and that his majestie would be gratiouslie pleased to provyde some wayes and meanes how his majesteis subjects may be protected in thair saulfe and peaceable trading.

  1. NAS, PC1/34, f.16r-v.