People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Document 3/231/6 (Newb. Reg., no. 77)

Adam Fraser, for the souls of himself and Constance his wife, has given and granted, and established by this his present charter in pure and perpetual alms to Newbattle Abbey all the half of that ploughgate of land called ‘Southrig’ in the holding of South Hailes (ELO), which is divided into four places. He also gives and grants to the increase of that half ploughgate of land, all the half of that land which lies between the exit [of land] which the same monks have for 300 sheep by gift of Oliver his uncle until the pasture near ‘Dunpelder’, and the aforesaid pasture of ‘Southrig’.
Firm date
circa 1190 X 31 December 1231
Probable date
prob. × ca. 1220
Dating Notes
Circa 1190s × 31 Dec. 1231, Adam son of Gilbert × comital confirmation (3/15/40).
Source for Data Entry
Newbattle Registrum, no. 77
Trad. ID
Newb. Reg., no. 77
Calendar number
Charter type
Confirmed by Patrick (I), earl of Dunbar (3/15/40).

Total number of associated factoids: 5