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Contract, Sir Robert Halkheid of Pitfirrane, knight, and Dame Margaret Murray, and Mark Donald, their tenant, and Robert Futhie of Foddiemyln, by which they dispone to him the lands of Sillietoun Wester and an annual-rent of six bolls bear from mill and mill lands of Burnmouth., 10 November 1602.

Identifier: Ch.6398

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: 10 November 1602.

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From the Collection: English


‘Inventory of Pitfirrane Writs, 1230-1794’, edited by William Angus (Edinburgh: Scottish Record Society, 1932), number 398.

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