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King Edgar to Sherborne, St Mary's; grant of 5 hides at Oborne, Dorset.

Charter information
Sawyer 813
Birch 1308
Kemble ---
British Academy O'Donovan, Sherborne No. 10
Source Used Brit_Ac
Archive(s) Sherborne
Source Information
Language Old English
Scholarly Source Dating 970 x 975


*Robinson 1921, p. 43, witnesses mainly of 9th century; Robertson, Charters, p. 349, most witnesses are the same as in S 333; Finberg, ECW, no. 611, authentic basis; HRH, p. 235, subscriptions spurious; O'Donovan, Sherborne, pp. 38-9, probably expanded from a genuine memorandum in a gospel-book, present witness-list a concoction, with some witnesses taken from S 333, dating limits may be wider if the attesting Bishop Ælfstan was bishop of London or Rochester, rather than Ramsbury; PN Dorset, iii. 354


Editor Article or Book Title Journal or Pub.Loc. Date pp.
Robertson, Agnes Jane Anglo-Saxon Charters Cambridge 1956 104-7