Source: CharterS801

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Description

King Edgar to Ęthelwold, bishop; grant of 3 hides (mansae) at Madeley, Staffs.

Charter information
Sawyer 801
Birch 1312
Kemble 588
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Winchester, Old Minster
Source Information
Language Latin with Old English
Date from Source 975
Scholarly Source Dating 974

Notes

*Wanley, Catalogus, p. 307; Bond 1878, p. 7, MS 1 is contemporary; Stevenson 1904, p. 202 n. 2, authentic; HRH, p. 231, early copy, almost certainly genuine, subscriptions are consistent; Hart, ECNE, no. 88, original, discusses identification and bounds; Sawyer, Burton, p. 36 n. 1; Keynes 1980, pp. 77-8, 'Edgar A' formulation; Hooke 1983, pp. 106, 108-9, on bounds; Dumville 1993, pp. 29-30 n. 101; Dumville 1994, p. 160 n. 146, MS 1 could be contemporary