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King Eadwig to Ælfheah, his kinsman and minister; grant of 4 hides (mansi) on the river Nadder, Wilts.

Charter information
Sawyer 586
Birch 1030
Kemble 479
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Wilton
Source Information
Language Latin with Old English
Date from Source 956
Scholarly Source Dating 959


*Hoare, Modern Wilts., ii. 82; Grundy, Wilts. 1919, pp. 293-5, bounds probably describe south-western part of modern parish of Wilton; Darlington 1955, p. 92, tentatively assigns to Wilton parish; Finberg, ECW, no. 289, authentic, indiction and regnal year point to 959; HRH, p. 229, possibly genuine but doubtful, subscriptions are consistent with 958 x 959; Keynes 1980, p. 112, no conclusive argument against authenticity; cf. S 631