Source: CharterS1204

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Description

Ceolwulf 1 to Eanmund 1; grant of land in Canterbury, in return for 120 silver pence; with added note of a purchase by Æthelhere 1 in A.D. 888.

Charter information
Sawyer 1204
Birch 519
Kemble 296
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Canterbury, Christ Church
Source Information
Language Latin
Date from Source 888
Scholarly Source Dating 868 x 888

Notes

Bond 1878, p. 7, contemporary; Sweet, OET, pp. 450-1 (no. 44); Stenton 1918, p. 445 n. 57, original, discusses formula (= Stenton 1970, p. 59 n. 3); Drögereit 1935, p. 408 n. 3, original; Campbell 1938, p. 147, early copy of authentic grant; Robertson, Charters, p. 279, dated 888, probably for 868; Kuhn 1943, p. 470; Stenton 1955, p. 51, cited; Stenton 1971, p. 527, cited; O'Donovan 1973, original date may have been 867; Brooks 1984, pp. 27, 172-3, 325-6, original, date tampered with, probably orginally 868; Lapidge 1996, p. 452, on latinity.