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Grant of annual rent of 12d from land in Bridge Street, 1453 (Back)
EXTERNAL ID
GB1796_2002_082_2
PLACENAME
Inverness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona
DATE OF IMAGE
3 April 1453
PERIOD
1450s
SOURCE
Inverness Museum and Art Gallery
ASSET ID
787
KEYWORDS
charters
legal
law
documents
land rights
property rights
seals
burghs
Grant of annual rent of 12d from land in Bridge Street, 1453 (Back)

In this grant dated 3 April 1453, Marjory, one of the daughters of the late David Pickart, sells to Ayde Carran, widow of the late John Thomson, an annual rent of twelve pence from a particate of land in Bridge Street, Inverness.

The image shows the back of the document.

In his 1875 publication, 'Invernessiana: Contributions Toward a History of the Town and Parish of Inverness, from 1160 to 1599' (pp 124-125), Charles Fraser-Mackintosh translates and paraphrases the original Latin document thus:

[For a glossary of some of the terms used in the Inverness burgh documents please follow the link towards the foot of this page]

'Marjory, one of the daughters and heiresses of the late David Pickart, burgess of Inverness, with consent and assent of Jonet and Dowat, her sisters, sells to her beloved Ayde Carran, relict of the late John Thomson, burgess of Inverness 12d of annual rent of one particate of land lying in the burgh of Inverness in the Bridge Street, on the north side of that street, between the land of John Donaldson at the east on the one part, and the land of Hugh Thomson at the west on the other, for a certain sum of money, &c. "In testimony of which thing, as I had no seal of my own, I have procured with great instance, and caused to be appended to my present charter, the seal of the discreet man Alexander Vaus, burgess of Inverness, together with the seal of Hugh Clerk, one of the bailies of said burgh, who for me gave hereditary state and sasine as the manner is to the foresaid Ayde Carran. At said burgh, 3d April 1453. Witnesses - the discreet men Lord Patrick Flegear, Lord Andrew Blaic, Lord Hugh Michael, chaplains; John Thomson Skynar, one of the bailies of said burgh; and David, parish clerk of Inverness, with many others called and specially requested."

Accession Number: INVMG 2002.082

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Grant of annual rent of 12d from land in Bridge Street, 1453 (Back)

INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona

1450s

charters; legal; law; documents; land rights; property rights; seals; burghs

Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

Inverness Burgh Documents (1)

In this grant dated 3 April 1453, Marjory, one of the daughters of the late David Pickart, sells to Ayde Carran, widow of the late John Thomson, an annual rent of twelve pence from a particate of land in Bridge Street, Inverness.<br /> <br /> The image shows the back of the document.<br /> <br /> In his 1875 publication, 'Invernessiana: Contributions Toward a History of the Town and Parish of Inverness, from 1160 to 1599' (pp 124-125), Charles Fraser-Mackintosh translates and paraphrases the original Latin document thus:<br /> <br /> [For a glossary of some of the terms used in the Inverness burgh documents please follow the link towards the foot of this page]<br /> <br /> 'Marjory, one of the daughters and heiresses of the late David Pickart, burgess of Inverness, with consent and assent of Jonet and Dowat, her sisters, sells to her beloved Ayde Carran, relict of the late John Thomson, burgess of Inverness 12d of annual rent of one particate of land lying in the burgh of Inverness in the Bridge Street, on the north side of that street, between the land of John Donaldson at the east on the one part, and the land of Hugh Thomson at the west on the other, for a certain sum of money, &c. "In testimony of which thing, as I had no seal of my own, I have procured with great instance, and caused to be appended to my present charter, the seal of the discreet man Alexander Vaus, burgess of Inverness, together with the seal of Hugh Clerk, one of the bailies of said burgh, who for me gave hereditary state and sasine as the manner is to the foresaid Ayde Carran. At said burgh, 3d April 1453. Witnesses - the discreet men Lord Patrick Flegear, Lord Andrew Blaic, Lord Hugh Michael, chaplains; John Thomson Skynar, one of the bailies of said burgh; and David, parish clerk of Inverness, with many others called and specially requested."<br /> <br /> Accession Number: INVMG 2002.082 <br /> <br /> <a href="http://www.ambaile.org.uk/?service=asset&action=show_zoom_window_popup&language=en&asset=708&location=grid&asset_list=19947,708&basket_item_id=undefined" target=”_blank”>Glossary</a>