Source: CharterS749

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King Edgar to Ęthelwold, bishop, for the church of Breedon-on-the-Hill, Leics.; grant of 13 hides (cassati) at Breedon, Wilson, Ętheres dune (? Atterton) and Diseworth, Leics.

Charter information
Sawyer 749
Birch 1283
Kemble ---
British Academy Sawyer, Burton No. 22
Source Used Brit_Ac
Archive(s) Burton
Source Information
Language Latin
Date from Source 967
Scholarly Source Dating 972


*Stenton 1910, p. 78, treats as authentic; Stenton, V.C.H. Leics., i. 316, 349, these lands formed part of the post-Conquest manor of Tonge; Stenton 1971, p. 452, cited; HRH, p. 230, probably genuine and to be dated 972, subscriptions consistent with 972 x 974; Hart, ECNE, no. 37 and p. 169, authentic but misdated, should be 974; Dornier 1977, p. 159, on Breedon; Sawyer, Burton, p. 36, authentic but misdated, should be 972