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abbey abbot Acta Pari afterwards Alexander ancient appears archbishop of Glasgow Ayrshire Bagimont's Roll Biggar bishop of Glasgow bolls Bothwell burgh of barony called Carnwath Carrick castle cathedral century chalders chapel chaplain chaplainry Chart Clyde collegiate church communicants confirmed Cunningham David dedicated district Douglas Duke Dumbarton Dumbartonshire Earl of Carrick Earl of Lennox epoch established estates Free church Gaelic Glasg granted Greenock Hamilton heir held inhabitants Inquis Irvine Kilwinning king king's kirk Kyle Lanark Lanarkshire lands Lesmahagow Lord manufacture marks yearly minister monastery of Paisley monks of Paisley old parish parish church parsonage patron patronage and tithes prebend presbytery present parish Privy Seal Reg provost rectory Reformation reign of James Renfrew Renfrewshire Rental Book river Robert Robert III Rutherglen Saint Scotland Scots Scottish Sempil sheriff shire signifying Stewart stipend tithes town U.P. church vicar vicarage village Walter William William the Lion
Page 858 - Pure stream ! in whose transparent wave My youthful limbs I wont to lave, No torrents stain thy limpid source, No rocks impede thy dimpling course, That sweetly warbles o'er its bed, With white round polished pebbles spread.
Page 495 - hospital, which existed in the better days of this charity, has been long in ruins. In the description of Kyle, by Robert Gordon, in the reign of Charles I., he mentions the chapel of this establishment; and says that the persons admitted to the charity, were then lodged, in huts, or cottages, in the vicinity
Page 805 - The importance of the measure induced the inhabitants of Greenock to make a contract with the superior, by which they agreed to an assessment of Is. 4d. sterling on every sack of malt brewed into ale within the limits of the town, the money so levied to be applied in
Page 515 - enjoyed the remainder of the revenues. In Bagimont's Roll, as it stood in the reign of James V., the vicarage of Galston was taxed at £4 ; being a tenth of the estimated value. At the epoch of the Reformation, the
Page 792 - was abundantly pert and lively, and her challenging one of the housemaids for drinking, perhaps for stealing, a little milk, which drew on her an angry retort, was the simple prelude to a complicated and wonderful scene of artifice and delusion, of fanaticism and barbarity.
Page 553 - The monks enjoyed the rectorial revenues of the church, and a vicarage was established for serving the cure In Bagimont's Roll, as it stood in the reign of James V., the vicarage of Stewarton, in the deanery of
Page 805 - Is. 4d. sterling on every sack of malt brewed into ale within the limits of the town, the money so levied to be applied in liquidating the expense of forming a proper harbour at Greenock.
Page 492 - three chaplains, to celebrate divine service, in the same, for the safety of him, and Mary, his wife, and his children, during their lives, and for their souls after their deaths, and for the souls of all his ancestors and successors, and of all the faithful deceased persons. The patronage was to remain with him and his heirs, but if they failed to