Source: CharterS1153

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Description

Writ of King Edward declaring that he has confirmed his mother's bequest to the monks of Old Minster of a messuage (haga) called Ælfrices Godebegeaton in Winchester, which she held by the gift of King Æthelred (cf. S 925), and of 10 hides on Hayling Island, Hants..

Charter information
Sawyer 1153
Birch ---
Kemble ---
British Academy ---
Source Used  
Archive(s) Winchester, Old Minster
Source Information
Scholarly Source Dating 1052 x 1053

Notes

Harmer, Writs, pp. 382-5, 526, apparently authentic except for the final clause relating to Hayling; Finberg, ECW, no. 169, authentic basis; Biddle et al. 1976, p. 237, on haga; Kennedy 1995, p. 151 n. 86, on immunity; Wormald 1995, p. 129 n., has been tampered with; Wormald 1996, p. 123, on immunity; cf. S 1476.