Vatican Regesta 623: 1477

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Calendar of Papal Registers Relating To Great Britain and Ireland: Volume 13, 1471-1484. Originally published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1955.

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Vatican Regesta, Vol. DCXXIII.

Bullarum Communium Lib. LXXIII. TOM. LXXVIII.

7 Sixtus IV. (fn. 1)

Id. Dec.
(13 Dec.)
St. Peter's, Rome.
(f. 327v.)
To Robert Faerwedder, clerk, of the diocese of St. Andrews. Reservation (seeing that he has this day given up to the pope his suit against Thomas Spens, clerk, of the diocese of St. Andrews, pending in first instance before a papal auditor, about the perpetual vicarage of Kinglassi in the said diocese, and all his right in or to the said vicarage, and has left the said Thomas in possession thereof), of a yearly pension for life of 10 marks of the money of Scotland (fn. 2) from the said vicarage, which sum does not exceed a third part of its value, to be paid by the said Thomas and his successors, half on the feast of St. Peter's Chains (in Vinculis) and half on the Purification of St. Mary, in the church of Kynros’ (fn. 3) in the said diocese. Vite ac morum.
Concurrent mandate to the dean of St. Patroclus's, Soest (Susaciten.), (fn. 4) in the diocese of Cologne, and the archdeacons of St. Andrews and Dunkeld. Hodie dilecto filio. (In the margin: Apri.) [5 pp.]


  • 1. The volume contains many letters of an. 11 and an. 12, but also letters of earlier years, especially the last quinternion (ff. 306–329), which contains bulls of 4, 6 and 7 Sixtus IV.
  • 2. The equivalent in sterling money is not mentioned.
  • 3. Ill written.
  • 4. Apparently corrected in the margin from Susasten. by the substitution of ‘ci’ for the third ‘s.’