People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Document 3/488/21 (ND, App., no. 258)

David of Quixwood, in respect of charity and for the health of his soul and of his predecessors' has given, granted, and made firm by this his charter, with the assent and consent of his heirs, 1 acre of land in the campus of Coldingham to Saint Mary for a light of St Mary where mass of St Mary is celebrated in the church of Coldingham, viz. that acre lying above 'Halidunstele' (Hallydown, Coldingham, BWK); to be held and had at the prescribed service in pure and perpetual alms for ever, free and quit from all secular service, exaction and demands, just as any alms areheld or pssessed throughout the Kingdom of Scotland.
Firm date
X 1249
Dating Notes
Floruit of donor
Source for Data Entry
DCM, Misc. Ch. 1011
Trad. ID
ND, App., no. 258
Calendar number
Charter type
Original (contemporary)
DCM, Misc. Ch., no. 1011
Document Image
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Total number of associated factoids: 13