A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue (up to 1700)


Selkirk B. Ct. [1503–45, 1557–74] The Burgh Court Book of Selkirk. Imrie, J., Rae, T.I. and Ritchie, W. (eds.); SRS, Edinburgh, 1960–9. (1) 1503–45. Excerpted from a transcript made at the instance of Selkirkshire Antiquarian Society, also SRS edn. 1503–31. (2) 1557–74. MS in NAS includes some leaves used as a copy-book c1609. Although MS is at present (2001) located in NAS, it has not been formally deposited and may go to Border Archives, Selkirk. (DOST Lib.)