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Revenues or patrimony of the Crown, Edinburgh c. 1655

Identifier: Coll-1481

Scope and Contents

The bound manuscript volume begins with a paragraph in Latin, thereafter it is in English. The 'revenues or patrimony' are listed by 'county' or other, beginning with 'Berwyck Shyre' with 'property', and 'observations' noted. Then follows 'Shyre of Selkirk', 'Roxburgh Shyre', 'Peebles Shyre', Dumfriece Shyre', 'Lanark Shyre', Kirkcudbright Stewartrie', 'Wigtoune Shyre','Chamberlane of Galloway', 'Air Shyre', 'Bailliarie of Carrick', 'Bailliarie of Kyle', Dumbrittane Shyre', 'Bute Shyre', 'Argyle and Tarbet Shyre', 'Renfrew Shyre', 'Striveling Shyre', 'Clackmannan Shyre', 'Linlithgow Shyre', 'Bathcate Shyre', 'Edinburgh Shyre', 'Regalitie of Musselburgh', 'Hadington Shyre', 'Perth Shyre', 'Stratherne Stewartrie', 'Ffyfe Shyre', 'Regalitie of Dumfermeling', 'Regalitie of Pittenweem', 'Shyre of Forfar', 'Kincairden Shyre', ''Aberdene Shyre', 'Shyre of Elgin', 'Nairne Shyre', 'Invernes and Ross Shyre', 'Cromartie', 'Sutherland Shyre', 'Caithnes Shyre', and 'Orknay and Zetland'.


  • Creation: 1603-1655

Language of Materials

English Latin

Conditions Governing Access

Generally open for consultation to bona fide researchers, but please contact repository for details in advance.

Biographical / Historical

A manuscript volume 'Of the proper and Constant rent of the Crown of Scotland paid by the [...] Fewars for their respective Lands' etc.


1 bound volume

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Item purchased January 2013. Accession no: E2013.50.

Processing Information

Catalogued by Graeme D. Eddie 01 August 2013

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Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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