Source: CharterS734

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Description

King Edgar to Abingdon Abbey; grant of 50 hides (cassati) at Marcham, Berks.

Charter information
Sawyer 734
Birch 1169
Kemble 1255
British Academy Kelly, Abingdon No. 102
Source Used Brit_Ac
Archive(s) Abingdon
Source Information
Language Latin with Old English
Date from Source 965
Scholarly Source Dating 965

Notes

*Grundy, Berks. 1927, pp. 126-7, on bounds; HRH, p. 230, subscriptions consistent but relatively few; PN Berks., i. 14, ii. 414, 426, iii. 701, 710-11, bounds probably describe modern parishes of Marcham, Frilford and Tubney; Gelling, ECTV, no. 102, authentic; Keynes 1980, p. 11 n. 16, on suspicious formulation; Kelly, Abingdon, no. 104, suspicious, probably drawn up at Abingdon; cf. S 732, 733