People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Document 1/51/6 (Glas. Reg., no. 249)

John, king of Scots, has granted 40s. annually for the lighting of the church of Glasgow, which William, late king of Scots gave in perpetuity for the maintenance of the same lighting from the ferme of Rutherglen (LAN) annually. He grants also 10 marks for the maintenance of a deacon and a sub-deacon in the same church, that is, 4 marks from the ferme of Cadzow (LAN) and 6 marks from the ferme of Rutherglen. He also grants 100s. for a priest at the altar of Blessed Kentigern, by the sheriff of Lanark and his baillies of Rutherglen, as contained in the charter of Kings William, Alexander, and Alexander, his predecessors, which he has inspected. He instructs the sheriff and his baillies of Lanark to cause said payments to be made.
Firm date
10 August 1293
Dating Notes
10th day of August, regnal year 1
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Source for Data Entry
Glasgow Registrum, i, no. 249
Trad. ID
Glas. Reg., no. 249
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Charter type
Inspected by Edward Balliol, Glasgow Reg., no. 283, 25 Sept. 1334

Total number of associated factoids: 20