GEMMS: Gateway to Early Modern Manuscript Sermons
TitleVolume of Sermons
ShelfmarkAcc. 9270, Pt. 6
Creation Dateca. 1659 - 1663
Contents NoteThe volume concludes with “Exortations by Mr Michael Bruce at a Communion at Leilslie?”
Material FeaturesFirst part of the volume is missing. Original page numbering begins at 63 partway through a sermon. The first complete sermon begins on p. 81. The sermons seem to have been copied from another source. There are three series of page numbers: First series of page numbers 81-224; second series begins with the sermon on Acts 4:13; Third series begins with the sermon on John 21:7. Sermons in the third section are rubricated in red. The hand in the second section seems to be different from that in the first and third. The first and third may or may not be the same.
Associated Peoplemanuscript owner - Cockburn, Margaretmanuscript owner? - Adame, Georgemanuscript owner? - Whyt, Charles
ProvenanceOn first page “This book belongs to mee Margaret Cockburn August 27 1678.”
Source of DataAnne James, NLS Inventory for Acc. 9270 Manuscripts
Other NoteManuscript belonged to the Library of the Kirk of Saltoun.
Sermon Reports Contained
GEMMS record createdNovember 12, 2018
GEMMS record last editedMarch 19, 2019