The date 1673 (folio 53 verso) indicates that the manuscript was written after John Livingstone's death.
The contents are as follows.
(i) Livingstone's 'Memorable Characteristics' (folio 1); this is not one of the copies used for W K Tweedie's edition in ‘Select Biographies’ (Wodrow Society, 1845), volume i;
(ii) 'The notes of some sermons knit together anent personall covenanting &c.' (folio 30);
(iii) Questions on the duties of Christians, with answers (folio 47 verso);
(iv) Question proposed at a meeting in 1673, with answer (folio 53 verso).