Paradox of Medieval Scotland 1093 - 1314

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[sourceicon] Document 2/10/12 (SEA, i, no. 127)

Description
Robert, bishop of St Andrews, for Holyrood Abbey; has granted and given church of Livingstone (WLO) just as Leving granted, reserving reverence to church of St Andrews and episcopal dignity.
Firm date
1128 X 1159
Probable date
1140s or 1150s
Dating Notes
Foundation of Holyrood Abbey × death of Bishop Robert; the appearance of Thor, archdeacon, and Aiulf, dean, suggest a date in the 1140s or 1150s.
Source for Data Entry
Scottish Episcopal Acta, i, no. 127
Trad. ID
SEA, i, no. 127
Calendar number
2/10/12
Charter type
Charter
Language
Latin
Original (contemporary)
yes
Document Image
See the Models of Authority website for an image of this charter with transcription, translation, etc.