PASE: Prosopography of Anglo-Saxon England


[Image: Excerpt from the Domesday Book]
[Image: Durham Liber Vitae, folio 38r (extract)]


Event: Charter-witnessing, Grant and GiftS217 - Æthelred 1 granting land to the diocese of Worcester 1

Scholarly Info
Description Æthelred 1, dux et patricius of Mercian people, to the bishopric of Worcester 1; grant of 6 hides (mansiones) at Brightwell Baldwin and 8 at Watlington, Oxon., to pertain to the church at Readanoran (i.e. Pyrton, Oxon)
Year 887
Primary Source Info
Date from Source 880


Contains a list, in English, of six serfs formerly belonging to the royal vill at Bensington, Oxon.

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