The History of Leith

October 15, 2012

From Moyse’s (or Moyses’) Memoirs

Thus from Moyse’s (or Moyses’) Memoirs, page
i 82, we learn that when James was troubled by the
Earl of Both well in January, 1591, and ordered
Sir James Sandilands to apprehend him, he, with
the Queen and Chancellor (and their suite of course),
“withdrew themselves within the town of Edinburgh,
and lodged themselves in Nicol Edward’s
house, in Niddry’s Wynd,

source-Old and New Edinburgh

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