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Microfilm of assorted 13th-17th century manuscripts.

Identifier: Mf.Sec.MSS.465

Scope and Contents

The contents are as follows: Fair copy, 1686-1689, of ‘Diplomatum veterum collectio’, being Richard Augustine Hay’s transcripts of charters and other formal documents contained in cartularies of mediaeval Scottish religious houses and the archives of the city of Edinburgh, volume 1. (Adv.MS.34.1.10(i));

Register of the Chapel Royal of Stirling, written, circa 1537, by John Lambert, prebendary of the Chapel, containing copies of papal bulls and other documents, 1501-1537 (Adv.MS.34.1.5);

Abbreviated version, circa 1450 x 1480, of ‘Scotichronicon’ by Walter Bower (Adv.MS.35.1.7);

‘Epistolæ Regum Scotorum’, a register of correspondence of state, including contemporary copies of royal letters, 1505-1545 (Adv.MS.35.5.9A);

‘Registrum vetus’ of Glasgow Cathedral, 13th cent (Dep.221/47).


  • Creation: 13th century-1689.

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1 Reels

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Existence and Location of Originals

Adv.MSS.34.1.5, 35.1.7, 35.5.9A.

Also, Dep.221/47 (later Acc.10301/1), which was transferred to the Scottish Catholic Archives in 2005.

Existence and Location of Copies

See also Mf.Sec.MSS.910.

National Library of Scotland Catalogue of Manuscripts
National Library of Scotland Archives and Manuscripts Division
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Repository Details

Part of the National Library of Scotland Archives and Manuscripts Division Repository

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