People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Document 3/586/9 (ND, App., no. 174)

John de Vaux has granted and made firm by this his charter to Blessed Mary and Saint Cuthbert and the monks of Durham the land in the territory of Gullane (ELO) that William de Vaux his father gave them in pure alms; he wills that Lucas son of Osmund and his heirs should hold that land of the said monks by the same bounds by which Osmund held that land on that day when he was alive and dead and with all its easements and just pertinents freely, quietly, fully and with honour just as the charter of the said William his father to the said monks and Osmund and his heirs made thereon bears witness, with 7 shillings to be rendered thereon annually to the said monks at the feast of St Michael.
Firm date
circa 1215 X circa 1255
Probable date
prob. × 1222
Dating Notes
dates of grantor; probably × death of Walter Lindsay (III)
Source for Data Entry
Raine, North Durham, App., no. 174; Durham University Library Special Collections Catalogue of Durham Cathedral Muniments: Miscellaneous Charters (online resource).
Trad. ID
ND, App., no. 174
Calendar number
Charter type
Original (contemporary)
DCM, 4.3.Sacr. 2
Document Image
See the Models of Authority website for an image of this charter with transcription, translation, etc.

Total number of associated factoids: 4