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Poser 365 - rental roll for the regality of Dunfermline, 1607

This week's poser, a rental roll for Dollar, asked you to identify the two most valuable and the least valuable properties on the roll.

Dollar estate tax roll (National Records of Scotland, RH11/27/41, page 5).

Answer: the two most valuable properties were Schiredaill and Maynis of dolor and orchard (both worth four pounds). The least valuable were Brewland (2 shillings and 6 pence) and Gartinkeir (fifteen shillings).

Transcript:

Dollor schire

Dollor begis – xL s~
Schiredaill – iiij li~
Mylne of Schiredaill – xx s~
Brewland – ij s~ vj d~
Bank of dolor – L s~
Glencairne – xx s~
Maynis of dolor and orchard – iiij li~
Gartinkeir – xv s~
Arlarie – iij li~
Lathangy – iij li~

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