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Charters and Documents relating to the City of Glasgow 1175-1649: Part 2
J.D. Marwick (editor)
'LXVIII: Letters of James VI confirming LXVI (1578)', Charters and Documents relating to the City of Glasgow 1175-1649: Part 2 (1894), pp. 186. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=47998 Date accessed: 16 September 2014.
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LXVIII. Letters by King James VI. in terms similar to No. LXVI. Stirling,
27 July 1578.
Rex. We, vnderstanding that diuers of the inhabitantis of the citie of
Glasgw ar sindrie tymes charget and trublit to compeir and pas vpoun
assissis and inqueistis in duiers actiouns and caussis in placis far distant
from the said citie to their large expenssis and hinder of thair lefull
besines, thairfore and for certane vtheris ressonabill caussis and consideratiouns moving ws, be the tennour heirof exemis, [etc., in terms similar to
No. LXVI.] Gevin under our signet and subscriuit with our hand at our
castell of Striuiling the xxvij day of Julij, and of oure regnne the allevint
(L.S.) James R.
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