Transaction: Seizure of landOffa 7.seizing land from Cynewulf 4 S1258

Scholarly Info
Description Offa 7, king of the Mercians, from Cynewulf 4, king of the West Saxons; seizure of the monastery of Cookham, Berks. and many other towns
Year 760 x 797
Year Range 760 x 786 - ?
Primary Source Info
Original Text Offa rex Merciorum qui videlicet sæpe memoratum cenobium . Coccham . et alias urbes quamplurimas


The charters for the estate remained in Cynewulf 4's possession. He eventually returned them to Canterbury, Christ Church, though the estate remained in the hands of Offa 7 and his family.

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