Source: CharterS1078

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Description

Writ of King Edward declaring that the monastery at Bury St Edmunds is to possess the sokes of the eight and a half hundreds which he has given to that house, as fully and completely as ever his mother (Queen Ælfgifu) had them, and he himself possessed them.

Charter information
Sawyer 1078
Birch ---
Kemble 883
British Academy ---
Source Used  
Archive(s) Bury St Edmunds
Source Information
Scholarly Source Dating 1052 x 1057

Notes

Harmer, Writs, pp. 147-8, 440-2; Gransden 1985, p. 12, cited; Dumville 1993, pp. 36-7.