Source: CharterS1120

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Description

Writ of King Edward declaring that the estate of Lessness, Kent, which Ętsere owned and bequeathed to Westminster Abbey for the monks' food is now to belong to the abbey.

Charter information
Sawyer 1120
Birch ---
Kemble ---
British Academy ---
Source Used  
Archive(s) Westminster
Source Information
Scholarly Source Dating 1042 x 1050

Notes

Harmer, Writs, pp, 299-301, 495-6, probably a fabrication, very imperfect seal of reddish-white wax, attached upside-down sur simple queue, wrapping-tie; Bishop and Chaplais, p. xxii n., forgery; Brooke and Keir 1975, p. 369, dubious; BA Facs., p. 11.