Source: CharterS1138

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Description

Writ of King Edward declaring that he has given Rutland to Westminster Abbey and Queen Edith is to have it for her lifetime.

Charter information
Sawyer 1138
Birch ---
Kemble 863
British Academy ---
Source Used  
Archive(s) Westminster
Source Information
Scholarly Source Dating 1058 x 1066

Notes

Harmer, Writs, pp. 323-4, 514-15, slightly modernised version of authentic writ; Bishop and Chaplais 1957, p. xxi (no. iv), p. xxii n. 1, forged; Lennard 1959, pp. 169-70, cited; Hart, ECEE, no. 162, authentic; Brooke and Keir 1975, p. 369, 12th-century forgery; Harvey 1977, p. 357; BA Facs., p. 11; Meyer 1993, pp. 88-9.