This is a reproduction of the oldest minutes in existence for the lodge of Edinburgh (Mary's Chapel)
The qlk day George Patoun maissoun grenttit & confessit that he had offendit agane and dekin & mrs for placeing of ane cowbane to wirk at ane chymnay head for tua dayis and ane half day, for the qlk offenss he submittit him self in the dekin & mrs guds willis for qt vnlaw they pless to lay his charge, and thay having respect to the said Georges humill submissioun & of his estait, they remittit him the said offenss, Providing alwayis that gif ather he [or] ony vther brother comitt the lyke offenss heirefter that the law sall stryke vpoun thame indiscreta wtout exceptioun of personis. This wes done in prcs of Paull Maissoun dekin, Thoas Weir warden, Thoas Watt, Johne Broun, Henrie Tailzefeir, the said George Patoun, & Adam Walkar.
Ita est Adamus Gibson norius.
Paul Maissoun, dekin.
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