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First published 1963 (DOST Vol. III).

*Keir, n. (?) — 1563 Prot. Bk. J. Drummond MS. 49 b.
For all & haill thre quarter partis of the landis of Kelty with the keir of the glen pertenyng the said Beatrix

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