Source: CharterS677

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Edgar, king of Mercians, Northumbrians and Britons, to Ealhstan, his faithful minister; grant of 6 hides (manentes) at Staunton on Arrow, Herefords., and a messuage (haga) in Hereford, in return for 40 mancuses of gold.

Charter information
Sawyer 677
Birch 1040
Kemble ---
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Wells
Source Information
Language Latin with Old English
Date from Source 958
Scholarly Source Dating 958

Notes

*Birch 1880/1, pp. 227-9; Hart 1970/1, p. 23, on endorsement; Stenton 1971, p. 531, cited; Finberg, ECWM, no. 418, authentic, with discussion of bounds; Whitelock, EHD, pp. 557-8; Keynes 1980, p. 28 n. 47, pp. 69-70, apparent original, probably same draftsman as S 667, 723; Brooks et al. 1984, pp. 145-6, diplomatic links with S 667, 712a, 723; Coplestone-Crow 1989, p. 182; BA Facs., p. 12, probably drafted by Mercian scribe; Hart 1992, pp. 449-52; Hooke 1992, p. 57, map of bounds, p. 62 n. 63, solution differs from Finberg's; Dumville 1994, pp. 144-51, 156 n. 123, p. 160, on script

Translation(s)

Editor Article or Book Title Journal or Pub.Loc. Date pp.
  EHD     558-9 [no.109]