Source: CharterS1103

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Writ of King Edward declaring that his men in the gild of English cnihtas are to have their sake and soke within borough and without over their land and over their men, and as good laws as they had in the days of King Edgar and of the king's father and of Cnut.

Charter information
Sawyer 1103
Birch ---
Kemble ---
British Academy ---
Source Used  
Archive(s) London, the English Cnihtengild
Source Information
Scholarly Source Dating 1042 x 1044

Notes

Page 9123, pp. 135-6, 154-5; Stenton 1932, p. 135 n. 1; Harmer, Writs, pp. 231-4, 466-8; Stenton 1970, pp. 32-3; Brooke and Keir 1975, pp. 96-8, 368, genuine, p. 371, on port-reeve; Douglas and Greenaway, EHD II, p. 1015; Haslam 1988; Keynes 1988, p. 216 n. 183; Brooke 1989, p. 34.