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Collection Individual Manuscripts and Small Collections
Collection Individual Manuscripts - Library of Congress
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Call Number msDA783.6J1M7 (ms666)
Title Grant by way of transfer of mortage by King James I to John de St Michael of lands of Mosshouses near Penicuick, in sheriffdom of Edinburgh
Date 13 September 1429
Description Wadset transfer over the privy seal of Scotland.

Grant by way of transfer of mortgage by King James I to John of St Michael (Johann de Sanctomichaele) scutifer of rights in lands of Mosshouses (Moshous, Moshouse, Mosehous) within the barony of Melville (Malewing) within sherrifdom of Edinburgh which had been surrendered to king by reason of mortgage by Henry Douglas of Lugton (Henry de douglas de lugtoune), to be held by John St Michael for 100. Dated under privy seal at Edinburgh 13 September 24 James I [1429], witnesses: Reverend Father in Christ John our Chancellor and George Bishop of the churches of Glasgow and Argyll (Argadien'); William Earl of Orkney, Master William de Foulis custodian of our privy seal, Master Thomas de Merton or Myrton (miretoune) dean of the church of Glasgow and divers others.

Privy seal still extant on tongue, with residual tie present.
Extent 1 sheet
Archival History Formerly Phillips ms27616.
Language In Latin.
Physical Description Parchment. 32.8x15.3cm. Privy seal on tie in red wax.

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