Paradox of Medieval Scotland 1093 - 1314

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[sourceicon] Document 1/4/37 (Chrs. David I, no. 85)

Description
King David has given and granted St Mary's church, Haddington (ELO) in perpetual alms to St Andrews Cathedral.
Firm date
September 1139 X 14 June 1140
Dating Notes
Return to Scotland of Earl Henry × H1-4-37 & 38. This charter dates to the same occasion as Earl Henry's charter to Tynemouth Priory (_Charters of David I_, no. 84). For this dating, see A.A.M. Duncan. 'The Foundation of St Andrews Cathedral Priory, 1140', 12.
Place date (modern)
Haddington
Place date (document)
Hadintune
Related Place
Haddington
Source for Data Entry
Chrs. David I, no. 85
Trad. ID
Chrs. David I, no. 85
Calendar number
1/4/37
Charter type
Charter
Language
Latin
Original (contemporary)
yes
Notes
Anderson, Diplomata, pl. XVIa [from original then (1739) in possession of the earl of Oxford]