Robert de Champagne announces that in the dispute heard by the papal judges-delegates between Lindores Abbey and himself over the rent of 3 marks given to the same abbey by William de Champagne, assigned from his land of Stokes in the earldom of Leicester. The text of William’s charter is given in full (Lind Cart., no. 87; 3/137/2). Robert has obligated himself and his heirs to the payment of 3 marks annually on Pentecost. The abbot and convent have remitted to him the arrears of the payment since the death of William de Champagne up to 25 Feb. 1260. Further, the 3 marks is now to come from William’s land of Castleton of Borgue, in Galloway.