People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Document 1/6/351 (RRS, ii, no. 380)

King William informs his sheriff of Berwick and men of Lothian and the Merse that he has permitted prior of Coldingham to move his men of Coldinghamshire into villa of Coldingham to increase its population. No one is to disturb the prior unjustly.
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17 July, 1195 X 1198
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Dating Notes
17th day of July; introduction of date of time to royal acts × election of Hugh the chancellor to see of Glasgow. William may have been at Selkirk in July 1195: see _RRS_, ii, 99. The king was in Moray in July 1196 and July 1197, but 1198 is a plausible alternative
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RRS, ii, no. 380
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RRS, ii, no. 380
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See the Models of Authority website for an image of this charter with transcription, translation, etc.

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Date Short Summary Title Holder
17 Jul., 1195 X 1198 sheriff of Berwick Unknown, sheriff of Berwick (TRW)
17 Jul., 1195 X 1198 king of Scots William I, king of Scots (d.1214)
17 Jul., 1195 X 1198 chancellor (king's) Hugh of Roxburgh, bishop-elect of Glasgow (d.1199)
17 Jul., 1195 X 1198 clerk (king's) Richard de Prebenda, bishop of Dunkeld (d.1210)