LXXXIV: Confirmation of James VI of Decree against Rutherglen and Renfrew (1596)

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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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LXXXIV. Abstract of Confirmation by King James VI., confirming an Act or Decreet, obtained by Glasgow against the burghs of Rutherglen and Renfrew, No. xlix. Edinburgh, 8 July 1596.

Confirmatioune be James, King of Scots, under the testimonie of his Great Seale, which contains the tenor of ane Act or Decreit obtained be the toun of Glasgow, against the inhabitants of the burghs of Rutherglen and Renfrew, dated the 10th day of June 1542, ordaining letters to be direct to charge the inhabitants of the said burghs to suffer the bringing of the severall goods therein specified to the mercat of Glasgow; and this confirmatione confirms the said Decreet, and is dated at Edinburgh, the 8 day of July, and of his Majesties reign the 29th yeir, 1596.