People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Document 2/97/10 (ND, App., no. 475)

Testimony of the chapter of St Andrews concerning the agreement between W[illiam], bishop of St Andrews, and the prior of Durham of the non-payment of procurations, hospitality, custodians, institutions, churches, synods, assistance and vicars’ salaries with certain other privileges. The Church of Coldingham with the chapels pertaining to it are to be free and quit and entirely immune for ever from Cain and Conveth, etc., from the said bishop and his successors and officials of St Andrews, except for what is canonically due from all their other parish churches in the diocese of St Andrews; the boundaries of for the hospitality due to the bishop of St Andrews and his official are limited; the prior and monks of Durham have granted to the benefit of the bishop and church of St Andrews the chapels of Newton and of Hayth from the monther church of Ednam, free and quit, with the bishop of St Andrews to pay Durham yearly through the prior of Coldingham 15 marks, half at Martinmass and half at the Nativity of St John the Baptist.
Firm date
17 August 1204 X 8 December 1211
Dating Notes
After the bishop’s agreement × probably dates to Prior Thomas, who resigned 8 Dec. 1211
Source for Data Entry
Raine, North Durham, App., no. 475
Trad. ID
ND, App., no. 475
Calendar number
Charter type
Original (contemporary)
DCM, Misc. Ch., no. 1304
Document Image
See the Models of Authority website for an image of this charter with transcription, translation, etc.

Total number of associated factoids: 11

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Date Short Summary Title Holder
17 Aug. 1204 X 8 Dec. 1211 official of St Andrews Unknown, official of St Andrews (13C)
17 Aug. 1204 X 8 Dec. 1211 prior of Durham Bertram, prior of Durham (d.1212/13)
17 Aug. 1204 X 8 Dec. 1211 bishop of St Andrews William Malveisin, bishop of St Andrews (d.1238)