LXXI : Precepts of James VI regarding trade with Renfrew and Rutherglen (1581)

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Charters and Documents Relating To the City of Glasgow 1175-1649 Part 2. Originally published by Scottish Burgh Records Society, Glasgow, 1894.

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LXXI. Abstract of two Precepts by King James VI., under his privy seal, prohibiting the communities of Renfrew and Rutherglen, and all others, from troubling the lieges coming with merchandise to Glasgow. Edinburgh, 4 February 1580–1.

Two precepts or warrands be James King of Scotts, directed to the baillies, burgesses, and communities of Renfrew and Rutherglen, and all others whom it effeirs, dischargeing them to trouble any of the leidges coming with goods and merchandise to the town of Glasgow. Given under the privie seale at Edinburgh the 4 day of Februarij, and of His Majesties Regne the 13 yeir, being anno 1580.