Event: Confirmation of land/privileges, Freeing from dues, Grant and Gift, Writ-issuing/sendingBates20 - writ of William 1 in favour of Battle

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Description King William 1 notifies Archbishop Lanfranc 1 and Bishop Stigand 5 of Chichester and all his French and English barons and faithful men that he has granted and confirmed that the church of Battle, with its surrounding leuga shall be eternally free of all geld, scot, aid and all earthly service, and have sake and soke, toll and team, infangenetheof, and wardpenny, and shall be free of all custom and the domination of bishops and others.
Year 1070 x 1086
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