Source: CharterS544

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King Eadred to Æthelmær, praeses; grant of 20 hides (manentes) at Chetwode and Hillesden, Bucks.

Charter information
Sawyer 544
Birch 883
Kemble 424
British Academy Kelly, Abingdon No. 43
Source Used Brit_Ac
Archive(s) Abingdon
Source Information
Language Latin with Old English
Date from Source 949
Scholarly Source Dating 949

Notes

*Robinson 1923, p. 59; PN Bucks., pp. 58, 62, 64, 218; PN Warwicks., p. 249; Drögereit 1952, p. 63 n. 23, p. 64 n. 29, p. 66, suspicious; Ekwall, DEPN, p. 94; Barker 1967, p. 87, on subscription of reeve of Bamburgh; Hart 1972, on charter-type; HRH, p. 229, genuine, subscriptions are consistent; Sawyer, Burton, pp. xlvii-ix, on 'alliterative' charters, of which this is one; Gelling, ECTV, no. 149, authentic; Reed 1979, pp. 169-73, on bounds; Whitelock, EHD, pp. 373-2, on 'alliterative' charters; Keynes 1980, p. 82 n. 165, on 'alliterative' charters; Baines 1982; Keynes 1985, pp. 156-9, on 'alliterative' charters; BA Facs., p. 12; Hart 1992, pp. 431-45, on 'alliterative' charters; Kelly, Abingdon, no. 43, authentic

Translation(s)

Editor Article or Book Title Journal or Pub.Loc. Date pp.
Baines, A.H.J. The Chetwode-Hillesden Charter of 949 Records of Buckinghamshire 1982 3-6