Old Ross-shire and Scotland: As Seen in the Tain and Balnagown Documents

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Northern Counties Newspaper and Printing and Publishing Company, Limited, 1909 - 435 pages

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Page 2 - Our indiction, announcement, convocation, statute, decree, command, precept, and invitation ; and if any shall presume to attempt this, let him know that he will incur the wrath of Almighty God and of His blessed Apostles Peter and Paul.
Page 397 - Namurcensibus, salutem et apostolicam benedictionem. Cum a nobis petitur quod justum est et honestum , tam vigor equitatis quam ordo exigit rationis ut id, per sollicitudinem offlcii nostri, ad debitum perducatur effectum.
Page 397 - Hospitali vestro auctoritate apostolica confirmamus et presentis scripti patrocinio communimus. Nulli ergo omnino hominum liceat hanc paginam nostre confirmationis infringere vel ei ausu temerario contraire.
Page 397 - ... infringere, vel ei ausu temerario contraire. Si quis autem hoc attentare praesumpserit, indignationem Omnipotentis Dei ac Beatorum Petri et Pauli Apostolorum ejus se noverit incursurum. Datum Romae apud Sanctum Petrum, anno Incarnationis Dominicae millesimo quadrigentessimo nonagesimo tertio, quarto nonas Maii, Pontificatus nostri anno primo.
Page 14 - Monypenny, masonis, on that wther part, in maner, forme, and effect as efter followis : that is to say...
Page 92 - For which crymes he was secured in the pit of the castell of Cromartie and on the 28th of May being Sunday made ane passadge throw the prison wall being elleven feet thick and made his escap and stealed and away took ane pewter stoup and ane pair of blankets he had in the prison...
Page 11 - Be it clearly made known to all by this present public instrument that in the year of the...
Page xii - Gold cup with separate cover inscribed : " Presented by the Society of the Merchant Venturers of the City of Bristol to Captain John Lockhart, Commander of His Majesty's Ship Tartar for the Important Services He Rendered to the Trade of that City, by Ably Protecting Her Merchantmen and Distressing Numerous French Privateers, 1758.
Page xii - Lady Standing by Tombstone," by Thomas Gainsborough (?) (1727-1788). Large silver tray, '• Presented by the two Assurance Companies and Merchants of London To John Lockhart, Esq., Captain of His Majesty's Ship Tartar For his Gallant Service in protecting the Trade of the Nation by taking many French Privateers, in the years 1756 and 1757.
Page 11 - August one thousand five hundred and forty-seven, fifth indiction and tenth year of the pontificate of the most holy father in Christ, Pope...

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