Event: Confirmation of land/privileges, Grant and Gift, Writ-issuing/sendingBates306 - writ of William 1 in favour of Westminster, St Peter's

Scholarly Info
Description King William 1 notifies Bishop Hugh 7 of London and all the bishops who will succeed him, Geoffrey 5 de Mandeville, and the sheriff and all future sheriffs, French and English nobles, barons and citizens of London that he has confirmed to the abbey of Westminster all the lands and customs in London which King Edward 15 had granted to the abbey.
Year 1081
Primary Source Info
Date from Source 1081, 2 January


The writ is a forgery.

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