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Extracts from the Accounts: Deans of Guild, 1552-3

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Deans of Guild, 1552-3

II.—THE DEAN OF GUILD'S ACCOUNTS.

Dean of Guild's Accounts, 1552-53.

Heir followis the Oneratioun of James Carmichaell, Dene of Gild, that he is to be chargit with in anno Jm vc liij°, and his enteres wes quarto Octobris, anno Jm vc lijdo:—

The Pece Silver gottin be procuratioun in the Kirk:—

Item, in primis, Sonday, the nynt day of October, ressavit fra Johne Grahame and his marrow, xxviijs vd
Item, Sonday, the xvj day, ressavit fra Walter Wycht and his marrow, xxxiijs iijd
Item, Sonday, the xxiij day, ressavit fra Andro Bartane his allane, because James Lowrie wald nocht gang, xixs jd
Item, Sonday, the xxx day, ressavit fra James Lowrie and George Gibsoun, lvs ijd
November.
Item, the saxt day of November, ressavit fra Johne Adamsoun and Thomas Boyis, xxxviijs ijd
Item, Sonday, the xiij day, ressavit fra Harculis Methven and his marrow, xxxijs ijd
Item, Sonday, the xx day, ressavit fra John Clerk and Henre Young, xxixs ix½d
Item, Sonday; the xxvij day, ressavit fra William Ker and Duncane Levingstoun, lvijs vjd
December.
Item, Sonday, the ferd day of December, ressavit fra James Adamsoun and Robert Flemyng, iijli xvjs
Item, Sonday, the xj day, ressavit fra Richert Gray and James Rynd, xljs vjd
Item, Sonday, the xviij day,ressavit fra Alexander Dein and John Hammiltoun, xxijs iijd
Item, Sonday, the xxv day, ressavit fra Alexander Be and William Lausoun, iijli xixs
Januar.
Item, Sonday, the first day of Januar, ressavit fra Johne Uchiltre and John Levingstoun, xxxs vd
Item, Sonday, the viij day ressavit fra Eduerd Thomsoun and his marrow, xxjs
Item, the fiftene day, ressavit fra.Johne Frog and William Makcay, xxvijs ij½d
Item, Sonday, the xxij day, ressavit fra Mongo Hunter and Johne Hopper, xxvs ij½d
Item, Sonday, the xxix day, ressavit fra Williame Scott and his marrow, xxiijd iij½d
Februar.
Item, Sonday, the fift day of Februar, ressavit fra Johne Clerksoun and James Scharp, xxvijs iiij½d
Item, Sonday, the xij day, ressavit fra William Aikman and Thomas Todinar, xlvjs d
Item, Sonday, the xix day, ressavit fra James Sym and James Stewinsoun, iijli vjs ix½d
Item, Sonday, the xx [vj] day, ressavit fra William Newtoun and Alexander Robesoun, xxxvs iiijd
Marche.
Item, Sonday, the fift day of Marche, ressavit fra Patrick Wilsoun and and Archibald Edyer, xxxvijs iiijd
Item, Sonday, the xij day, ressavit fra James Gray and Alexander Chaip, xlixs
Item, Sonday, the xix day, ressavit fra Johne Kyle and James Young, xls jd
Item, Sonday, the xxvj day, ressavit fra Maister Johne Moscrop and Alexander Bannatyne, liijs iijd
Aprile.
Item, the secund day of Aprile, ressavit fra Johne Mosman and Michael Rynd, ls vijd
Item, Sonday, the nynt day, ressavit fra Michael Gilbert and Mongo Naper, lvjs ixd
Item, Sonday, the xvj day, ressavit fra Alexander Gilbert and Archibald Grayth, xxvjs iijd
Item, Sounday, the xxiij day, ressavit fra Thomas Ewene and Johne Westoun, ljs d
Item, Sonday, the last day of Aprile, ressavit fra Alexander King and Allane Dikkesoun, iiijli xvjs ½d
Maij.
Item, Sonday, the vij day of Maij, ressavit fra Johne Rechisoun and William Rechisoun, xxvjs ix½d
Item, Sonday, the xiiij day, ressavit fra Adam Cauldwell and Andro Wigholm, xls vijd
Item, the xxj day, ressavit fra James Marjoribanks and David Corsbe, ls
Item, Sonday, the xxviij day, ressavit fra Adam Allane and George Johnstoun, xliijs d
Junij.
Item, Sonday, the ferd day of Junij, ressavit fra Johne Cunynghame and his marrow, xxs d
Item, Sonday, the xj day, ressavit fra John Dougall and Johne Cathkyn, xxxijs d
Item, on Sonday the xviij day, ressavit fra James Forrat and William Trumbill, xlvijs vd
Item, Sonday, the xxv day, ressavit fra David Towris and Thomas Reidpeth, xxxviijs vj½d
Julij.
Item, Sonday, the secund day of Julij, ressavit fra William Scott and Johne Banks, xxxjs vd
Item, Sonday, the nynt day, ressavit fra Alexander Purves and Alexander Lyell, xljs vjd
Item, Sonday, the xvj day, ressavit fra William Thomsoun and Johne Purdy, xxxijs iiijd
Item, Sonday, the xxiij day, ressavit fra Johne Wat and his marrow, xxviijs vd
Item, on Sonday, the xxx day, ressavit fra Johne Wilke and his marrow, xvijs vj½d
August.
Item, Sonday, the vj day of August, ressavit of Francis Ur and his marrow, xxvs
Item, Sonday, the xiij day, ressavit fra Johne Herhisoun and Thomas Galbrayth, xxxs vd
Item, Sonday, the xx day, ressavit fra Thomas Trowp and his marrow, xxviijs iiij½d
Item, Sonday, the xxvij day, ressavit fra William Robertsoun and his marrow, xxijs vjd
September.
Item, on Sanct Gelis day, the first day, ressavit fra Eduard Hop and James Bassinden, iijli ijs iiij½d
Item, Sonday, the thrid day, ressavit fra Robert Cunynghame and William M'Calwy, xls vijd
Item, Sonday, the tent day, ressavit fra Francis Bell and his marrow, xxijs vjd
Item, Sonday, the xvij day, ressavit fra Thomas Pettigreste and his marrow, xxiijs iijd
Item, Sonday, the xxiiij day, ressavit fra James Cranstoun and William Andersoun, xxxs vd
October.
Item, Sonday, the first day of October, ressavit fra Eduard Litle and James Nycoll, xxxixs ijd
Summa of the hale charge of the pece, this instant yeir, extends to jc li xiiijs viij½d
Item, I am to be chargit with the nowmber of the schippis of this instant yeir, quhilk extendis, as the buke beris, to iijxx xvj schippis:—
Summa of the schippis, liijli iiijs

Heir followis my charge of the Burgesses and Gilds, bayth togidder becaus thai are in the lokkit buik:—

Item, in primis, Patrik Crag, xli
Item, Johnne Aikman vli
Item, Johnne Tod, xxxiijs iiijd
Item, Johnne Small, xiijs iiijd
Johnne Purdy, xiijs iiijd
Item, Michaell Windeyettis, vli
Item, Andrew Makkilwych, vli
Item, Alexander Wardlaw, vli
Item, John Young, xiijs iiijd
Item, William Aikman, vli
Item, John Dalzell, vli
Item, Allane Purves, xiijs iiijd
Item, William Darling, vjs viijd
Item, Alexander Pentland, vli
Item, Johnne Gibsoun, vli
Johnne Thane, vli
James Terbat, xxxiijs iiijd
Item, Robert Cunynghame, xxxiijs iiijd
Item, Johnne Blakburn, xxs
Item, Alexander Naper xxxiijs iiijd
Item, Maister Archibald Grahame, xxxiijs iiijd
Item, Alexander Achisoun, xvli
Item, Alexander Tennend, vli
Item, Michaell Mailvill, xiijs iiijd
Item, James Spottiswod, vli
Item, Johnne Watsoun, vli
Item, Adam Cauldwell, vli
Niniane Bruce, xxxiijs iiijd
Thomas Rannald, xvli
Maister Henre Foulis, xxxiijs iiijd
Maister James Watsoun, xvli
Item, Neill Layng, xvli
Summa of the burgesses and gilds, bayth togidder, this yeir extends to ijcljli vjs viijd

Item, I am to be chargit with the Choppis of the Kirk and the fute of the Kirk-yard this instant yeir:—

Item, John Gilbert, xxxs
Item, Uxor Rynd, xxxs
Item, Thomas Mereles, xxvjs viijd
Item, David Bane, xxvjs viijd
Item, Johne Broderstanis, xxvjs viijd
Item, Johne Bane, xxs
Item, George Marschell, xxs
Item, Johne Forrest, xxs
Item, William Forsyth, xxs
Item, Marioun Scott, xxs
Item, Nicoll Haisty, xxs
Item, Alexander Diksoun, xxs
Item, George Elwand, xxs
Item, Johne Cunynghame, xxs
Item, Margrete Rutherfurd, xxs
Item, William Harperfeild, xxs
Item, George Cowane, xxs
Item, Michaell Windeyettis, xxs
Summa of the hale choppis, this instant yeir, extends to xxli

Item, I am to be chargit with the Throuchtis of the Kirk this instant yeir:—

Item, in primis, Richart Wrycht, vjs viijd
Item, Elizabeth Duncane, vjs viijd
Item, Andro Patersoun, vjs viijd
Item, Elizabeth Aikenheid, vjs viijd
Item, twa servands of the lard of Kynfawns, xiijs viijd
Item, Johne Cunynghame, vjs viijd
Item, Williame Davidsoun's wif, vjs viijd
Item, Patrik Edyear's barn, ijs
Item, Thomas Mudeis wif, vjs viijd
Item, Maister William Wychtman, vjs viijd
Item, Maister Robert Wedderburn, vjs viijd
Item, Alexander Achisoun's barn, ijs
Summa of the throuchis, this instant yeir, is iijli xvjs iiijd
Item, for the making of ane throuche of Williame Craik's, and the rowme thairof, xxs
Item, I am to be chargit with the Grete Sele of this instant yeir:—
Item, ressavit fra Alexander Hereot for the sele to his few of Ravilstoun, xls
Item, ressavit ane unicorn fra my Lord Provest, at Michaelmes, to the work, xxiiijs
Item, I am to be chargit with ane Eschete of William Brone, of ane compositioun for certane hydis put in ane schip unfrauchtit:—
Item, ressavit for the compositioun of the foirsaid hydis, modifeit be the counsale, the sowme of ten punds; summa xli
Item, I am to be chargit with the four Grete Goldin Candilstikks in this instant yeir:—
Item, in primis, Leonard Stevinsoun, ixs vjd
Item, Thomas Broun, ixs vjd
Item, Dame Chepman, ixs vjd
Item, the lard of Kynfawnis, ixs vjd
Item, Johne Craik, ixs vjd
Item, Maister Thomas Fischear, ixs vjd
Item, Alexander Adamsoun and William Adamsoun, iiijs
Item, Nicoll Carncross, ijs
Item, Eduard Litill, ijs
Item, Mongo Tennend, ijs
Item, George Leche, ijs
Item, Issobell Hopper, ijs
Maister James Foulis, ijs
Item, Henre Ramsay, ijs
Item, Patrik Fleming, ijs
Item, William Rynd, ijs
Item, Maister Robert Widderburn, ixs vjd
Item, to Michaell Lochmyln, ixs vjd
Item, Andro Makclen, ixs vjd
Item, William Carncross, ixs vjd
Item, Jonett Purves, ijs
Item, Thomas Terbat, ijs
Item, David Taitt's wif, ijs
Item, Maister Adam Otterburn, ijs
Item, Gilbert Lauder, ijs
Item, George Henrisoun, ijs
Item, William Henrisoun, ijs
James Gray, ijs
Item, James Barronis wif, ijs
Item, the laird of Balcleuche, ijs
Summa of the hale grete candilstikks, [vjli xvijs]

Item, I am to be chargit of the Silver Candilstikkis, of the money for thame, this instant yeir:—

Item, James Purves, viijd
Item, Thomas Terbat, viijd
Item, for Maister William Wychtman, viijd
Item, David Taittis wif, viijd
Item, Margrete Fynlausoun, iiijd
Item, Johne Clekke viijd
Item, Johne Adamsoun, viijd
Item, Maister Adam Otterburn, viijd
Item, for Maister Robert Wedderburn, xvjd
Item, for Michaell Lochmyln, viijd
Item, for the Fraternite of Sanct Ann, iiijd
Item, Sir Johne Kerss, iiijd
Item, Patrik Cukis wife, viijd
Item, for the Fraternite of Sanct Cristell, iiijd
Item, Patrik Wilsonis wif, viijd
Item, for Gilbert Lauder, viijd
Item, Andro M'Clen, viijd
Item, Patrik Rechisoun, iiijd
Item, Thomas Broun, viijd
Item, Alexander Achisonis barn, viijd
Item, William Brounis wif, viijd
Item, William Carncorss, xvjd
Item, James Barronis wif, viijd
Item, the lard of Balcleuche, xvjd
Item, Sir Robert Hopper, iiijd
Item, William Adamsoun and Alexander Adamsoun, xvjd
Item, Eduard Litill, viijd
Item, Nicoll Carncorss, viijd
Item, the Confrere of Crispe and Crispenene, iiijd
Item, Maister William Foular and Johne Foular, viijd
Item, Michaell Makquhen, iiijd
Item, Maister John Chepman, iiijd
Item, Mongo Tennend, viijd
Item, George Leche, viijd
Item, the Fraternite of Sanct Bla, iiijd
Item, William Lokhart, iiijd
Item, Maister Henre Quhyte, iiijd
Item, Issobell Hopper, viijd
Item, Maister James Foulis, viijd
Item, Walter Chepman, iiijd
Item, Johne Reiddis barn, viijd
Item, Maister Johne Murray, viijd
Item, Henre Ramsay, viijd
Item, Dame Chepman, viijd
Item, Sir Thomas Maxwell, iiijd
Item, the lard of Kynfawns, xvd
Item, John Craik, viijd
Item, Dame Weche, viijd
Item, William Davidsoun, viijd
Item, Maister Johne Spittell, xvjd
Item, the Dene of Dunbar, xvjd
Item, Andro Law, viijd
Item, Patrik Flemyng, viijd
Item, Johne Bruce, iiijd
Summa of the silver chandlers for this instant yeir, [jli xvs viijd
Item, I am to be chargit with Sanct Gelis arme on Relik Sonday and Sanct Gelis day, iijs vijd
Summa of the hale charge, is iijcljli xiijs xjdob.

Heir efter followis the Exoneratioun and Discharge of the Dene of Gild, of the compt of befoir writtin, of the yeir of God Jm vc lii yers:—

In the first, begynnis the expenses of the Wrychtis sen the secund day of October 1552:—

In primis, said day, the viij day of October, to Andro Mansioun and his thre servands for their ulk's wage, iiijli xixs
Item, to Robert Finder, xxxs
Item, for candill that oulk, xiijs iiijd
Item, for xviij pund of glew, price of the stane xxiiijs; summa xxvijs
Item, for sawing of xv draucht of buirds and xxvij quarter dalis; summa of the hale xiijs
Item, for sounds, vjs
Item, said day, the xv dayof October, to Andro Mansioun and his thre servands, iiijli xixs
Item, to Robert Fynder, xxxs
Item, for candill this oulk, xijs
Item, for ane croce band of irne and ane lok and ane pype to the watter stop, viijs vjd
Item, to the glassinwrycht for vj fute of new glas in ane pannell in Sanct Thomas ile, and four fute of auld gles, payit for the fute of new gles xxd and for the fute of auld gles vjd; summa xijs
Item, to ane workman to mend the kapis and the blew welvet stands, and for ribbonis to thame, xijs vjd
Item, for peonar fie of ane grete standart ledder furth of the Abbay of Halyrudhous to the kirk, and lifting about to the woundokkis mending round about the kirk, iiijs iiijd
Item, for vj laid lyme to poynt the windois, vijs
Item, for ane dousone sand coft, vs
Item, for watter drawing, and riddeling, iijs viijd
Item, on said day, the xxij day of October, to Andrew Mansioun and his thre servands, iiijli xixs
Item, to Robert Finder, xxxs
Item, for peonar fee of iijxx xiiij buirds to be kitters furth of the luge to the kirk, and fra the kirk to the Abbot of Dunfermeling's lugeing, for glewing and for bering of thame to the kirk agane, xs viijd
Item, for iij lame piggis, xijd
Item, for ane eln of canves, ijs
Item, for sawing of xv dosone buirds, vijs vjd
Item, for iij pannells of gless to Sanct Anthonis windowis, contenand of new gles xij fute, and xviij fute auld gles, xxiiijs vjd
Item, for candill, xijs
Item, for sounds for the mixt glew, vijs
Item, said day, the xxix day of October, to Andrew Mansioun and his thre servands, iiijli xixs
Item to Robert Finder, xxxs
Item, for the lane of blakks to hing the queir of the south side, at the making of the contract with Andro Mansioun, for keping of thame twa dayis, vs viijd
Item, in Oure Lady ile, new gles four fute, and in Sanct Gabryell's ile vj fute new gles, price of the fute xxd; summa xviijs viijd
Item, thre fute auld gles, xviijd
Item, for ane stane candill, xijs
Item, to Lane and Hainsle to beir the ketteris to the hous above the kirk duir, and uthir tynimer, togidder, iiijs vd
Item, for drinksilver to the glassinwrycht, vs
Item, for rynging of the bellis all nycht on Salmes evin, ijs
Item, that samin day to Broun for xxvj doson burds and uthir grete tymmer, xvijs iiijd
Item, said day, the fift day of November, to Andro Mantioun and his thre servands, iiijli xixs
Item, to Robert Fynder, xxxs
Item, to Johne Ahannay, for two new gles bands, and ane band to the nether queir duir, and ane cleik, vijs viijd
Item, the vij day of November, for candill, xijs
Item, for ane stane of glew, the price thairof xxiiijs
Item, the xvj day of November, for candill, xiijs iiijd
Item, to Broun for sawing of buirds and geists to the bak of workbands, xiiijs viijd
Item, the third day of December, for candill, xjs vja
Item, for four fute of new gles in Sanct Johnis ile, and ten fute auld gles, vjs xd
Item, for peonar fee of the ledder fra the kirk to the abbay, viijd
Item, the nynt day of December, for candill, xijs
Item, for irne werk, nalis, and clikis to Andro Mansioun turnying stulis, xs iiijd
Item, the xvij day of December, for candill, xijs
Item, for ane stane and ane half glew, price of the stane xxiiijs; summa xxxvjs
Item, for sawing of five dosone buirds, xj quarter drauchtis, vs iijd
Item, the xxiiij day of December, for candill, xiijs iiijd
Item, to mending the sensars, five grotts, the pece xviijd; summa vijs vjd
Item, for clengeing of the kirke about the lettrin, the xxiij day of December, vs
Item, to James Lauder, that day, xxiiijs
Item, the viij day of Januar, for candill, viijs vid
Item, for sounds to the glew, viIjs
Item, for peonar fee of the lintellis fra the werkhous to the North Loch, and fra the loch hame to the werkhous, iiijs vjd
Item, the xvij day of Januar, for candill, xs
Item, for bukrem to mend the westments and fruiteli, and for ribbonis and silk, xs vjd
Item, to Home and Hainslie to await upoun Andro Mansioun, and to carry his tymmer to him at his command, vs
Item, the xxiiij day of Januar, for candill, xs
Item, the last day of Januar, to Andro Mansioun for his quarter payment, conform to his contract mad betwix him and me, as his contract mad thairupon bers, at the provest, baillies, and counsalis command, Ili
Item, the first day of Februar, for candill, xs
Item, for v pund glew, ixs
Item, for lossing of "William Broneis hydis furth of ane schip unfrauchtit, and for bering of thame to the King's Werk, vs
Item, coft fra Johne "Wedderburn, the third day of Februar, iij geistis, xl viijs
Item, for nalis to mend the grete candilstik, xijd
Item, the viij day of Februar, for candill, xijs
Item, far cart hyre of the geistis, iiijs vjd
Item, for peonar fee in Leyth, and inlaying in the kirkyard, ijs
Item, for sawing of thame and xvij burds, to Broun and his marrow, ixs iijd
Item, the xv day of Februar, coft ane stane of glew, cost xxiiijs
Item, coft the xx day of Februar, fra Alexander Park, vj geistis, price of the pece xvijs, vli ijs
Item, for cart hyre of thame, vijs viijd
Item, for peonar fee in Leyth, xijd
Item, for inhering in the kirkyard, xijd
Item, for sawing of thame, vs
Item, the xxiiij day of Februar, for ane stane of candill, xijs
Item, the last day of Februar, to the sawars, viijs ixd
Item, for weching of the glassin windois the x of Marche, round about the north syde of the kirk, to Patrick Home and Hannislie, xiiijs
Item, the xij day of Marche, for candill, xijs
Item, for dich ting of the kirk round about, at Pasche, vs
Item, for keiping of the sepulture, viijs
Item, for skowring of the lectrone, iiijs
Item, for oley to the knok all y eir, viijs
Item, for candill to the pann all the yeir in winter, xxvijs
Item, for sawing of the wanescot, ijs ixd
Item, for ix punds glew, xiijs vjd
Item, upon the Inventioun of the Haly Croce evin, to Andro Mansioun for his quarter fe, conform to his contract maid betuix him and me, at the counsal's command, 1li
Item, the samyn day deliverit to the prior and convent of the Blackfreris, conform to ane obligatioun maid to thame be the provest, baillies, and counsale, and the dene of gild for the tyme oblisit thairfor, xli
Item, for three piggs to melt glew in, xijd
Item, coft to glew the grete black standarts ijc grete nalis, price of jc, vjsviijd; summa xiijs iiijd
Item, coft fra David Forester j dosone burds, cost iijli xijs
Item, for pynour fe of thame, viijd
Item, for sawing of thame, vs
Item, for pynour fe of thame fra the Kirk of Feild kirkyard to the kirk, xijd
Item, for dichting of the kirk about at Corpus Christpinis day, vs
Item, skowring of the lettrone, iijs
Item, coft fra Johne Aslowane xviij burds, price of the dosone iijlixijs; summa vli viijs
Item, for pynour fe of thame, xijd
Item, for sawing of thame, vijsvjd
Item, for mending of twa ledders borrowit to wesche the kirk windois, iijs
Item, for ane dow and watter, xviijd
Item, coft ½c wanescot, xvli
Item, for kert hyre, xijsvjd
Item, for pynour fe of thame, ijsvjd
Item, for sawing of xvij burds, vijs
Item, the xvij of July, for sawing of xviij quarter drauchts, iiijs vjd
Item, the xxiiij day, for sawing of twa geists and nyne burds, vs iiijd
Item, for dichting of the kirk within, ilk xv days fra Corpus Christpis day to Sanct Gelis day, xiijs
Item, the first day of August, to Andro Mansioun for his quarter's payment, conform to his contract, at the command of the counsale, lli
Item, to John Dalmahoy, in Leyth, for his service awatand on the schippis that past unenterit in the buks and unfrauchtit x quarters fustiane, price of the eln vs; summa xvs
Item, the v day of August, for xviij punds glew, price of the stane xxiiijd; summa xxvijs
Item, coft ane hundreth grete nalis, cost vjs viijd
Item, for sawing of cuttis of grete tymmer, and xxiiij wanescot, the xij of August, xijs viijd
Item, the xx day of August, to sawaris for sawing of burds, vs iijd
Item, the samyn day, coft twa dosane dalis, price of the dosane xxxvs; summa iijli xs
Item, thair is xiiij of thame for fluring of thame, and viij put upon the werkhous wall.
Item, for cart hyre of thame, vs
Item, for pynour fe, xvd
Item, the last day of August, to the sawars for sawing of wanescot, vij iiijd
Item, for graithing of the kirk on Sanct Gelis day, iijs
Item, the tent day of September, to the sawaris, iiijs jd
Item, the samyn day, for candill, vjs viijd
Item, the xvj day of September, to the sawaris, ixs ijd
Item, the samyn day, coft ½cstanis of [blank], cost xvs
Item, for ane hundreth, vjs viijd
Item, coft ane dosane and ane half lyme, price of the dosane xiiijs; summa, xxjs
Item, the samyn day, coft thre dosane sand, price of the dosane vs; summa xvs
Item, coft half ane dosone firrin sparrs to be spaks to hald up the work, cost vs vjd
Item, the xxj day of September, for candill, xijs
Item, for vj dosane watter, price of the dosane xd; summa vs
Item, to Gilbert Cleuch, mason, and Johne Anderson, for ane ulk's laubor in the fluring of the soill of the stall, xlijs
Item, for xjli glew, xvjs vjd
Item, gevin to Neill Laiying for wryttings and the signet at diverse tymes, at the provest, baillies, and counsale command, in money xvli
Item, gevin to Maister James M'Gill for his procuratioun in the townis effeiris, at the command of the provest, baillies, and counsale, in money xvli
Item, to ane boy for his drinksilver, ijs
Item, Mononday, the xxij of September, to thre workmen, iijs
Item, Twisday, Wednisday, Thurisday, Friday, and Saturday, ilk day to twa workmen, ijs; summa xijs
Item, the xxiij of September, for inbringing of red to fill up the hollis, xviijd
Item, for sawing of burds, iiijs vd
Item, for inbringing of the work to the work of the queir, and furth brynging agane, and for inbringing of the haill work, thre dayis, vijs vjd
Item, the xxix of September, for candill, viijs
Item, to George Johnestoun, for xjli½ walx candill to the grete candilstikks all the yeir, price of the lib. iiijs; summa xlvjs
Item, to Pate for walx to powpet, vjs
Item, to Thomas "Watsoun, glassinwrycht, for his yer's fe,s iiijli
Item, to Andro Mansioun for half ane ulk's wage deiduceit in the last compts of the Yule ulk, and siclik of the ulk of Witsonday, gevin to him and his servands, conform to that yer's ulklie wage, at the provest's and counsale's command, vijli xjs
Item, siclik gevin to Robert Finder for his wage, xxxs
The officaris feis.
In primis, Richard Trowop, vii
Item, Patrik Baldrany, xls
Item, Thomas Todrik, xls
Item, "William Cowttis, xls
Item, James Henrison, xls
Item, James Anderson, xls
Item, Johne Wauchlot, xls
Item, Johne Richardson, xls
Item, Patrik "Wychtman, xls
Item, Richard Plummar, xls
Item, to Thomas Hall, xls
Item, to Patrik, gevin als for his yer's fe for the dichting of the gutteris, xxxs
Item, to Home for his yer's fe for keiping of the kirk, xls
Item, to Doctor Smyth for his yer's fe, xxs
Item, for mending of twa of the choppis occupyt be Johne Marschell and Michael Windeyeitts at the fute of the kirk yard, xs
Item, gevin to Andro Aldoth, principall wrycht under the maister of work, for his laubors at the work, drinksilver to him, ane pair of hois of stennying millane, the price thairof, xxxs
Item, for my yer's fe and my chaplanis, xu xiijs iiijd
Item, the compter is to be dischargit of the sowme of foure scoir thre lixiijs vj½, quhilk wes restand awing to the compter in his last yer's compt precedand, as ane act maid in the townis buks, the ix of November 1552 yers purports; summa lxxxiijll xiijs vj½d

Apud Edinburgh, Secundo Martij, Anno Domini Jm vc liijtio. [At Edinburgh, 2nd March 1553 (1553-54).]

The quhilk day the comptis foirsaid, of the twa yers precedand the dait of Michaelmess last bypast, maid be James Carmichael, dene of gild, hard, sene, and thairwith ryplie avisit, the charge and discharge considerit, finds that the said James is superexpendit by his charge, quhilk the towne is restand awing to him, the sowme of ane hundreth j pund xvs viijd, de claro, be thir presents, subscrvit be jugis and auditors of comptis underwritin:—

Mr Johne Prestoun, baillie.
William Lawson, baize.
William Murheid, baillie.
Duncane Levingstoun, baillie.
William Hammyltoun, provest.
Wikem Craik.
Mr James Lyndesay.
Johne Sym, with my hand.

Primo February Jm vc lxjmo. [1st February 1561.] In presence of Maister James Lindesay,James Adamsoun, Thomas Uddert, James Eyehole, James Curle, Jhonne Spottiswod, Mychaell Gilbert, David Kinloch, and Thomas Ewyne, the said James Carmychell grantts him satisfeit and payit of the rest above writtin. In witnes quhairof he subscrivis this present in thair presence, being auditors electit to heir the comptis of the toun;
JAMES CARMYCHILL.