Source: CharterS1149

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Description

Writ of King Edward declaring to the authorities of London that he has granted to St Peter of Westminster full freedom upon all the lands belonging to the abbey with judicial and financial rights as fully and completely as he himself possessed them.

Charter information
Sawyer 1149
Birch ---
Kemble 861
British Academy ---
Source Used  
Archive(s) Westminster
Source Information
Scholarly Source Dating 1051 x 1066

Notes

Harmer, Writs, pp. 332-4, 523, very dubious but probably contains authentic material; Brooke and Keir 1975, p. 372, on port-reeve; Gelling, ECTV, no. 254, spurious.