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Poser 391 – minute book of St Nicholas Kirk, Aberdeen, 1574

In this week's poser, taken from the minutes books of St Nicholas Kirk, Aberdeen, 1574, we asked you what the individuals listed where charged with.

Image of an extract taken from the minutes books of St Nicholas Kirk, Aberdeen, 1574 (National Records of Scotland, CH2/448/1 page 65).

Answers: They were charged with playing, dancing and singing of‘ 'fylthe' carols on Christmas eve.

Transcription:

The said day certan p[er]sons chargit befoir the assemble for plaing
dansink & singin[g] of fylthe Karellis on zoull day at even[ing] & on sunday
at even[ing] th[e]rfor the q[uhi]lk p[er]sons com & gra[n]tit there fault and vas
punist for th[e]r sinn[ing] th[e]r Names following

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