meaning of BURGHMOTE

BURGHMOTE meaning in General Dictionary

A court or meeting of a burgh or borough a borough courtroom presented three times annual

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  • A court or conference of a burgh or borough; a borough judge presented 3 x yearly.

BURGHMOTE meaning in Law Dictionary

In Saxon legislation. A court of justice held semi-annually because of the bishop or lord in a burg, which the thanes were bound to wait without summons.


BURGHMOTE meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) A court or meeting of a burgh or borough; a borough judge held three times annually.