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Oswine, king of Kent, to St Peter's, Canterbury (St Augustine's, Canterbury) and Abbot Hadrian; grant of 1 sulung (aratrum) of iron-bearing land, formerly belonging to the royal vill at Lyminge, Kent.

Charter information
Sawyer 12
Birch 73
Kemble 30
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Canterbury, St Augustine's
Source Information
Language Latin
Date from Source July 689
Scholarly Source Dating 689


*Jenkins, Lyminge, pp. 18-19; Plummer, Bede, ii. 204, spurious; Stevenson 1904, p. 220, seems to be genuine; Turner 1915, pp. xxiii-iv, despite difficulties it cannot be rejected as a mere forgery, cf. pp. xliii-iv; Stenton 1918, p. 437, some grounds for confidence (= Stenton 1970, p. 51 n. 5, p. 52); Vollrath-Reichelt 1971, pp. 125-9; Cox 1976, p. 41, on place-name; Whitelock 1976, p. 143, on date and witnesses; Scharer 1982, pp. 71-3, authentic; Wormald 1985, p. 25, broadly trustworthy; Kelly, St Augustine's, pp. 34-6, authentic.


Editor Article or Book Title Journal or Pub.Loc. Date pp.
Jenkins, Robert Charles The Chartulary of the Monastery of Lyminge Folkestone 1867? 17