Event: Assembly, Bequeathing/will-making, Policy decisionAlfred 8 meeting with his council and reading Ęthelwulf 1’s will

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Description After King Ęthelred 15 had died having left no will, Alfred 8 met with his council at Langanden and read their King Ęthelwulf 1's will. They then all pronounced and declared that they could not conceive any juster title nor hear of one in the will. And they all gave him their pledge and signature that as long as they lived no man should ever change it in any way other than as he bequeath it at his last day.
Year 873 x 888
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