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Abbey of the Blessed Virgin Mary and St John (Kelso)


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Chartulary of Kelso Abbey, 14th century.

Identifier: Adv.MS.34.5.1
Scope and Contents Chartulary produced in Scotland for the use of the Tironensian Abbey of Kelso, founded at Selkirk in circa 1113, removed to Kelso in 1128, and dissolved in 1607. The contents are generally arranged topographically. Copies of the foundation charters are found at the beginning. The other royal, episcopal and papal charters are mainly grouped at the end. Witness lists are often omitted from the documents. The manuscript is multi-scribal and displays various charter hands of the 14th and 15th...
Dates: 14th century.