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From Dunfermline burgh records

As 13th Augt., 1701 The said day the Counsell statute and ordained that in all time coming after the day heirof, the pyper go throu the toun precisely by six at night, and the drum at seven a cloak; thereafter that the bell ring at eight and ten at night, both summer and winter; and that the drum go by four in the morning, yt the bell ring at five a cloak, and ye pyper do againe at six, and ordained this form to be observed punctually in all time coming.

And from the Kirk Session records of Banff Parish Church, 5th April 1702. “An act against pipers and promiscuous dancing was read and approved, and ordered to be intimate next Lord's Day ”