People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Transaction: Concession to hold lands in free forest

Type of Transaction
Concession
From Source
1/7/260 (RRS, iii, no. 253)
Firm date
3 December 1236
Dating Notes
3rd day of December, regnal year 22
Primary
yes
Tenendas
for their own uses; in free forest
Tenendas original language
in puram et perpetuam elemosinam in Liberum forestum
Notes
Land on south bank of Tweed known to be Eildon and Darnick ('adjoining the lands of Lessuden (St Boswells, ROX) and those of the monks of Kelso')

Listing items 1 to 3, page 1 of 1

  • ‹‹ First
  • ‹ Previous
  • 1
  • Next ›
  • Last ››

Role Name Name (original language) Name (translation) Floruits
Grantor Alexander II, king of Scots (d.1249) Alex' Alexander, king of Scots 1208 × 1249
Beneficiary Melrose Abbey (fd.1136) abbati et conuentui de Melros abbot and convent of Melrose 1147 × 1309
Neighbouring landholder Kelso Abbey Monachorum de kalkou monks of Kelso 1131 × 1311


Listing items 1 to 7, page 1 of 1

  • ‹‹ First
  • ‹ Previous
  • 1
  • Next ›
  • Last ››

Name Name (original language) Name (translation) Floruits Order
Geoffrey de Liberatione, bishop of Dunkeld (d.1249) G G[eoffrey], elect of Dunkeld 1194 × 1249 1
Laurence Abernethy (fl.1180s×1230s) Laurentio . de Abbirnith' Laurence of Abernethy 1195 × 1239 2
Bernard Fraser, sheriff of Stirling Bernardo fraser' Bernard Fraser 1226 × 1239 3
Thomas, son of Ranulf (d. 1262) Thoma filio . Ranulfi Thomas, son of Ranulf 1221 × 1247 4
William Lindsay (IV), son of Walter (III) (d.c.1247) Willelmo de Lindeseia William of Lindsay 1212 × 1248 5
David Lindsay (II), son of David (I), lord of Luffness (d.1241) Dauid de Lindeseia David of Lindsay 1224 × 1241 6
Alexander of Stirling, son of Patrick Alexandro . de Striuelin' Alexander of Stirling 1225 × 1258 7


Listing items 1 to 3, page 1 of 1

  • ‹‹ First
  • ‹ Previous
  • 1
  • Next ›
  • Last ››

Type Name Original Text Related Place
ROX Eildon omnes alias terras quas tenuerunt uel in quarum possessione fuerunt ex parte australi de Twed que sunt contigue terris de Lessedewin? et terris Monachorum de kalkou Eildon
ROX Darnick Darnick
ROX (Roxburghshire) land between Gala and Leader Waters omnes terras inter Galwhe et Ledyr Gala and Leader forest


Listing items 1 to 1, page 1 of 1

  • ‹‹ First
  • ‹ Previous
  • 1
  • Next ›
  • Last ››
Type Name Original Text Related Place
no one may hunt or cut wood without permission no one may hunt or cut wood without permission