Source: CharterS523

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Description

King Eadred to ∆thelgeard, his faithful minister and miles; grant of 10 hides (mansae) at Brightwell, Berks.

Charter information
Sawyer 523
Birch 830
Kemble 1156
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Winchester, Old Minster
Source Information
Language Latin with Old English
Date from Source 947
Scholarly Source Dating 947

Notes

*Grundy, Berks. 1923, pp. 217-18, on bounds; Hart 1970/1, pp. 15-17, on beneficiary and his estate, p. 17 n. 3, wholly authentic, discusses estate history, p. 28 (no. 80), authentic; PN Berks., ii. 516, iii. 751, 763, bounds describe modern parish of Brightwell, without Mackney; ; Gelling, ECTV, no. 53, authentic; Keynes 1996, pp. 86-7, on beneficiary; cf. S 517, a forgery conflating detail from several diplomas granting land to ∆thelgeard, including S 523