Source: CharterS745

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King Edgar to New Minster, Winchester; refoundation and grant of privileges.

Charter information
Sawyer 745
Birch 1190
Kemble 527
British Academy Miller, New Minster No. 23
Source Used Brit_Ac
Archive(s) Winchester, New Minster
Source Information
Language Latin
Date from Source 966
Scholarly Source Dating 966

Notes

*Finberg, ECW, no. 100, authentic; Wormald 1963, on script; John 1965, pp. 417 n., 420 n., 421, on formulation, pp. 271-5, probably contemporary; John 1966, pp. 271-5, extraordinary but original; Whitelock 1970, pp. 131-3, drafted by Bishop Ęthelwold; Bishop 1971, p. xxi, perhaps written by Abingdon scribe; HRH, p. 230, original, subscriptions are consistent; Biddle 1975, pp. 134, 236 n. 66, genuine record of events in 966 but charter itself need only be dated 966 x 984; Biddle et al. 1976, p. 315; Sawyer, Burton, p. 34, authentic; Whitelock, EHD, pp. 378-9, surely composed by Ęthelwold; Keynes 1980, p. 81 n. 163, can be regarded as work of Ęthelwold; Councils and Synods, pp. 119-20; Golden Age, p. 47 (no. 26); Lapidge and Winterbottom 1991, pp. lxxxix-xc; Heslop 1992, p. 310 n. 43; Dumville 1993, p. 2 n. 6, p. 143, on script; Lapidge 1993, pp. 127, 189-90, on prose style; Dumville 1994, p. 162, cited; Deshman 1995, pp. 184, 196; Gameson 1995, p. 203 n. 9; Keynes 1996, pp. 26-8