Source: CharterS226

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Edward, king of the Mercians, to the church of St Mary, Cronuchamme (Evesham); grant of 5 hides (manentes) at Lench, Worcs.

Charter information
Sawyer 226
Birch 511
Kemble 289
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Evesham
Source Information
Language Latin
Scholarly Source Dating 899 x 921


Stevenson 1904, pp. 199 n. 9, spurious; Drögereit 1935, p. 373 n. 1, suspicious; Finberg, ECWM, no. 367, spurious, treats as 11th-century charter, but notes that witness-list is 9th-century, suggests dating-limits 860 x 867; Keynes 1980, p. 86 n. 9, forgery; Hooke 1990, p. 342, on estate.