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Contract of Patrick Halkheid of Pitfirrane and Robert Lumesdane respecting wadset of the lands of Pitfirrane., 23 August 1560.

Identifier: Ch.6146

Scope and Contents

From the Series:

The charter and legal material contained here is of importance as giving the continuous history of a landed family in Fife from the 13th to the 18th century. The Halkett family appear to have risen partly on the decline of the Lochores of Lochore. By 1431, the former are having transumpts made of charters of the early 13th century granted to the latter (Ch.6018-6019).


  • Creation: 23 August 1560.

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Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


An Inventory of Pitfirrane Writs (1230-1794)`, number 146. (Edinburgh: Scottish Record Society, 1932.)

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