55. (C. p. 37; H. 1 and 2).—Grecia, wife of Thomas f. Cospatric, quitclaims 32 acres on the south side of Aykegile within
the dyke which the monks made round that land, i.e. within the
fields of Seton, for 7s. a year of the rents of Craykesuthen [Greysouthen] out of the land which William f. Alred held from the
heirs of the said William, or from any other tenant. Witnesses
[in H. 1]—Thomas, priest of Wirkinton, Richard de Neuton, Alan
de Cauerton [Camerton ?] Robert de Haverington, Michael f.
Arke. [Before the death of Thomas in 1201; probably as the
55a. (H. 2).—Thomas f. Cospatric, by desire of his wife, grants
to fee farm to Holm abbey 32 acres in Seton, from the south and
east part of Aikegile within the monks' dyke; rent 7s. a year,
which he pays to the canons of St. Mary's, Carlisle, for Waitecroft. [No. 50 suggests the date of 1185–89.]
56. (C. p. 37; H. 2).—Patrick f. Thomas f. Cospatric grants
to Holm abbey the fishery of Seton on the Derewent, and one net
in the Derwent wherever his free men draw up and a toft 13½
perches long and 7 perches wide by the river-bank, where the
fishers can dwell, with easements, etc. and right to divert the
water, etc. Also common pasture in the vill of Seton for eight
oxen, two cows and their calves up to two years old, and two
horses, with rights of way, and to take stone to repair their fishery
and fish-garth on the sea-shore. [For fish-garths see C. & W.
Trans. N.S. xxiv, 367ff. Date perhaps about the time when
Patrick founded Thornthwaite chapel, c. 1240.]
57. (C. p. 38).—John f. Alan de Camerton quitclaims to Holm
abbey the right to divert the water [as in no. 51. Alan dates
1200–10 (St. Bees, nos. 61, 490). Sir John de Camerton witnessed
St. Bees charters c. 1258–82].
58. (C. pp. 38, 39).—Adam de Haverington quitclaims as
[no. 57. He is named (Wetherhal, 235n.) 1211–12 and 1246].
59. (C. p. 39).—Verdict between the monks of Holmcoltran
and Robert de Haverington concerning the manor of Flemingby
except 380 acres therein, before the justices at Westminster in the
octave of St. Michael, 5th year of the king [Edward I], whether
Adam, ancestor of Robert, quitclaimed to the abbey his rights in
the aforesaid. The jury found that the quitclaim had been
legally made. Robert paid 100s. to the king for leave to make
the agreement; his sureties were Gilbert de Wyrkinton and Ralph
de Lamploch .
60. (C. p. 40; D. art. 68).—Final Concord between Gervase,
abbot of Holmcoltran, and Robert de Haverington, made in the
king's court at Carlisle, fifteen days after Martinmas, 7 Edward f.
Henry, before John de Vallibus, William de Saham, John de
Metyngham and Master Thomas de Sodington, justices. Robert
de Haverington gave up the manor of Flemingby which he had
claimed, except 380 acres which he recognized as the property of
the abbey; and the abbot promised all the benefits and prayers of
the abbey for Robert and his heirs .
61. (C. p. 41; D. art. 69).—Robert f. Michael de Haverington
quitclaims to Holmcoltran abbey all rights in the manor of
Flemingby, before Sir J. de Vallibus, Sir W. de Saham and other
justices at Carlisle, A.D. 1278.