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[sourceicon] Document 1/7/265 (RRS, iii, no. 258)

Description
King Alexander II for Melrose Abbey; has given Burntscarthgreen (DMF), Auchencrieff (DMF) and Dargavel (DMF), to be held for as much forinsec service in aids as pertains to fourth part of one knight. He has also quitclaimed monks of army and all other forinsec service, and warrants land against all men.
Firm date
16 July 1237
Dating Notes
16th day of July, regnal year 23
Place date (modern)
Selkirk
Place date (document)
Selechirk'
Related Place
Selkirk
Source for Data Entry
RRS, iii, no. 258
Trad. ID
RRS, iii, no. 258
Calendar number
1/7/265
Charter type
Charter
Language
Latin
Document type notes
Formerly H1/7/263; Handlist, no. 234
Original (contemporary)
yes
Document Image
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