Source: CharterS1084

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Description

Writ of King Edward confirming to the monastery at Bury St Edmunds the sokes of the eight and a half hundreds (after the appointment of Baldwin as abbot of Bury).

Charter information
Sawyer 1084
Birch ---
Kemble 874
British Academy ---
Source Used  
Archive(s) Bury St Edmunds
Source Information
Scholarly Source Dating 1065 x 1066

Notes

Harmer, Writs, pp. 147-8, 443-4, authentic, MS 1 contemporary; Bishop and Chaplais 1957, the text is apparently free from any suspicious features; Chaplais 1966/1, p. 175 and n. 24, MS 1 probably written at Bury (= 1973, p. 60 n. 124); Hart, ECNE, p. 385, original; Gransden 1985, p. 12; Keynes 1988, p. 215 n. 181, queries Bury identity of scribe of MS 1; Dumville 1993, p. 37 n. 140, cited.