King David has given and granted to St Cuthbert and his monks [of Durham] the church of St Mary, Berwick, in exchange for the church of Melrose; with Henry, his son, granting and confirming.
1136 X 24 August 1147
Foundation of Melrose Abbey × death of John, bishop of Glasgow (and subsequent consecration of Bishop Herbert); probably around the time of Melrose's foundation. Note that Bishop John was at Tiron between (late?) 1136 and 1138.