Notes on Leges Burgorum

  • Reference
      GB 133 MBP/1
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
      English  and Latin .
  • Physical Description
      3 items.

Scope and Content

Research notes and transcripts of Latin documents relating to Leges Burgorum. Leges Burgorum, established by David I (1124-1153), were the rules that governed most aspects of life and work in Scottish towns or 'burghs'. The series contains notes on Scottish laws and how they related to neighbouring English towns such as Wearmouth and Newcastle.