People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Document 1/54/149 (RRS, vi, no. 131)

David, king of Scots, has inspected and truly understood a confirmation charter of Duncan (IV), earl of Fife, in these words. [Charter of Duncan, earl of Fife, inspecting a charter of William lord of Douglas to James Sandilands and Eleanor Bruce his wife of the barony of West Calder in free marriage.] The king confirms the articles of Duncan's charter. And he gives the whole barony of West Calder (MLO) with the homages and services of freeholders of the whole vill of Bangour (WLO) to the same James Sandilands, in feu and heritage, with the homages and services of the freeholders of the barony, with the advowsons of churches, for one pair of gilt spurs or 2s on Pentecost in the name of blanchferme if requested.
Firm date
1 April 1354
Dating Notes
1 April, regnal year 24 (short) and AD 1354
Place date (modern)
Inverkeithing, in our council
Place date (document)
Inuerkethyn, in consilio nostro
Related Place
Source for Data Entry
RRS, vi, no. 131
Trad. ID
RRS, vi, no. 131
Calendar number
Charter type
Document type notes
formerly 1/54/146
Original (contemporary)
NRS, GD 124/1/1121; APS, xiii, no. 16; RPS, 1354/3

Total number of associated factoids: 26