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.
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.
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- ReferenceGB 248 GUA BL/140
- Dates of Creation05 February 1482
- Language of MaterialLatin
Scope and Content
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'.