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Instrument of Sasine narrating that Alexander Baillie of Carnfyn, as bailie, gave sasine to James Hamilton of Shawfield, 3rd February 1529

Identifier: GB 237 Coll-1/5/1878

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Instrument of Sasine, following upon a charter by James Hamilton of Finnart, narrating that Alexander Baillie of Carnfyn, as bailie for the said James Hamilton, knight, gave sasine to James Hamilton of Shawfield of the half-lands of Gorgie and Gorgie mill, as in writ cited. Sasine given at the manor and mill on 3rd February 1528-9, John Machan, burgess of Edinburgh, being attorney for Janet Dunbar. Witnesses, George Arnot, James Baxter, John Boyd, John Fayrle, Alexander Mowat, and Matthew Hamilton. Andrew Walcht, of Glasgow diocese, by apostolic authority notary public.


  • 3rd February 1529


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Margaret Forrest 9th August 2011

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