People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Document 5/7/0 (Stevenson, Docs., i, no. 183)

Ralph Basset, keeper of the castle of Edinburgh, has received from Sir Alexander de Balliol, chamberlain of Scotland, and Master Robert Heron, rector of the church of Ford, [who was made] an associate to the same lord chamberlain by the lord king of England, eighty pounds of sterling for his wages granted to him by the lord king of England, for the custody of the castle of Edinburgh.
Firm date
Saturday 1 December 1291
Dating Notes
on the Saturday on the day after [the feast] of St Andrew the apostle in the year of grace 1291
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Source for Data Entry
Stevenson, Documents, i, 260, no. 183
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Stevenson, Docs., i, no. 183
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Referred to as letter patent
Original (contemporary)
TNA E39/100/187(61) NRS, RH5/186 CDS, ii, no. 517

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Date Short Summary Primary Witnesses
unavailable Concession of wages for custody of Edinburgh Castle no
Saturday 1 Dec. 1291 Receipt of £80 yes

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Date Short Summary Subject Object
Saturday 1 Dec. 1291 Socius (associate/companion) of Alexander Balliol of Cavers (d.c.1311) (Employment relationship) Robert Heron, master, rector of Ford Alexander Balliol of Cavers (d.c.1311)