People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Document 5/7/0 (Stevenson, Docs., i, no. 203)

Ralph Basset, lord of Drayton, keeper of Maiden Castle (Edinburgh), has received from William of Kinghorn, late constable of Maiden Castle, forty marks for his wages for forty days, granted to him by his lord, the king of England and overlord of the realm of Scotland, for the custody of the aforesaid castle.
Firm date
Wednesday 13 February 1292
Dating Notes
on the Wednesday next before the feast of St Valentine the martyr in the year 1292
Place date (modern)
Edinburgh (Maidens' Castle)
Place date (document)
Edenberke en chautel a Puceles
Related Place
Edinburgh Castle
Source for Data Entry
Stevenson, Documents, i, 274-5, no. 203
Trad. ID
Stevenson, Docs., i, no. 203
Calendar number
Charter type
Referred to as letter patent
Original (contemporary)
TNA: E39/100/187(45) NRS: RH5/169

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Date Short Summary Primary Witnesses
unavailable Concession of wages for custody of Maiden Castle (Edinburgh, MLO) no
Wednesday 13 Feb. 1292 Receipt of forty marks yes