Event: Confirmation of land/privileges, Writ-issuing/sendingBates21 - writ of William 1 in favour of Battle

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Description King William 1 notifies Bishop Stigand 5 of Chichester and all the barons of Sussex that he has confirmed, and William 9, count of Eu, in his presence, has granted, the gift which Osbern 9 fitzHugh has made to the abbey of Battle, namely 30 arpents of meadow (in Bodiam, Sussex) measured according to the measure of Normandy, which Abbot Gausbert 1, along with the aforesaid Osbern 9, has asked him to concede.
Year 1080 x 1086
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