Event: Writ-issuing/sendingBates1 - writ of William 1 concerning Abbotsbury

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Description Writ of King William 1 notifying Herman 2 (bishop of Sherborne), Beorhtwig 3 and Scewine 1 and all his thegns in Dorset that the abbey of Abbotsbury is under his protection, and is to have its rights as completely as they were held in Orc 1ís life in King Edward 15ís day, and the abbot is to be worthy of his sake and soke, within port and without, his toll and team and infangenetheof.
Year 1066 x 1078
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