Source: CharterS719

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King Edgar to Wynnstan, his faithful camerarius; grant of 3 hides (cassati) in the common land at Afene (? Avon Farm in Stratford-sub-Castle, Wilts.).

Charter information
Sawyer 719
Birch 1120
Kemble 503
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Wilton
Source Information
Language Latin
Date from Source 963
Scholarly Source Dating 963

Notes

*Hoare, Modern Wilts., ii. 85; Gray 1915, p. 57; Darlington 1955, pp. 12, 92; Finberg, ECW, no. 297, authentic, refers either to Avon in Bremhill or, more probably, to Avon in Durnford; Bonney 1969, pp. 59, 64 n. 2, on location, Avon Farm lies in Stratford-sub-Castle parish; Finberg 1972, pp. 490, 493; HRH, p. 230, ? genuine, subscriptions are consistent; Keynes 1980, pp. 73-5, 'Edgar A' formulation, treats as authentic; cf. S 706, 789