Source: CharterS663

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Description

King Eadwig to Ęthelwold, abbot, and the monks at Abingdon; grant of 20 hides (cassati) at Hinksey, Seacourt and Wytham, Berks.

Charter information
Sawyer 663
Birch 1002
Kemble 1216
British Academy Kelly, Abingdon No. 59
Source Used Brit_Ac
Archive(s) Abingdon
Source Information
Language Latin with Old English
Scholarly Source Dating 956

Notes

*Grundy, Berks. 1926, pp. 55-60, on bounds; Finberg 1972, p. 511, cited; PN Berks., iii. 718, 730-1, bounds describe modern parishes of Wytham and North and South Hinksey; Gelling, ECTV, no. 86, authentic; Sawyer, Burton, p. 26, on formulation; Keynes 1980, p. 49 n. 93, pp. 54-6, 65, witness-list belongs to 956 'Group Two'; Pelteret 1995, p. 169; Faith 1997, pp. 44, 80 and map p. 45; Kelly, Abingdon, no. 59, probably authentic