People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Document 1/53/312 (RRS, v, no. 271)

Description
Robert, king of Scots, to his chamberlain of Scotland Alexander Fraser and his sheriff and baillies of Kinross, noting that he has recently granted a hostelage in the vill of Kinross to the abbot and convent of Melrose free from any payment to the king. He understands that the said hostelage is compelled to pay the chamberlain an annual render of 40d., and he commands him to cease levying that annual ferme.
Firm date
1 April 1320
Dating Notes
1 April, regnal year 20
Place date (modern)
Cambuskenneth
Place date (document)
Cambuskynneth'
Related Place
Cambuskenneth
Source for Data Entry
RRS, v, no. 271
Trad. ID
RRS, v, no. 271
Calendar number
1/53/312
Charter type
Letter (administrative)
Language
Latin
Notes
cartulary copy: Melrose Liber, no. 395

Total number of associated factoids: 5

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Date Short Summary Primary Witnesses
unavailable *Grant of hostelage in Kinross to Melrose abbey no
1 Apr. 1320 Command to cease levying 40d ferme from hostilage in Kinross yes


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Date Short Summary Title Holder
1 Apr. 1320 None Robert [Bruce] I, king of Scots (d.1329)
1 Apr. 1320 None Alexander Fraser (II), chamberlain (d.1332)