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King Eadwig to Æthelhild, the noble lady; grant of 15.5 hides (mansae) at Ipplepen, Dainton and Abbotskerswell, Devon, and also 1 hide (hiwisc) at Bittleford in Widdecombe and 1 at Bromleage (? Brimley in Bovey Tracy), Devon.

Charter information
Sawyer 601
Birch 952
Kemble ---
British Academy O'Donovan, Sherborne No. 18
Source Used Brit_Ac
Archive(s) Sherborne ex Horton
Source Information
Language Latin with Old English
Date from Source 956
Scholarly Source Dating 956


*PN Devon, i. 513 n., on bounds, and i. 467, 526, on identifications; Rose-Troup 1933, pp. 55-8, on bounds; Finberg ECDC, p. 12 (no. 35); Keynes 1980, pp. 54-5, 64, 68 nn. 128, 131, 'Group Two'; O'Donovan, Sherborne, pp. 62-4, authentic, reference to hides at Bittleford and Bromleage probably a late addition; Hooke 1990/1, p. 194, on topography and assessment; Hooke 1994, pp. 152-5, on bounds; cf. S 600