Sasine upon a disposition by David Speer burgess of Glasgow, with the consent of his wife Christian Rankin, of an annual rent of 10 shillings Scots out of a tenement on the High Street to William Stewart rector of Glassford and his heirs and assignees.

Scope and Content

The document was written on parchment by the notary John Thornton and it is bearing his authentification mark. It is written in a small, neat, angular, formal looking cursive. The first letter is ornamented and the first words are in bookhand.

Custodial History

Previously numbered GUA 16339.

Blackhouse charters catalogue description: 'Seasine upom a disposition by David Speer burges of Glasgow with consent of Christian Rankin his spouse of a yearly annual rent of 10 shillings Scots. Out of a tennement Lying in the high street of Glasgow as there bounded to Mr. Wm. Stewart recto of Glasford his airs and assignies dated 5 Febry. 1482'.