Source: CharterS1229

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Description

Statement by the Lady Ælfgifu (Emma), mother of King Edward, to the effect that she had acquired from King Cnut the estate at Newington, Oxon., on behalf of Christ Church, when it was forfeited by Ælfric. The king then granted it to the community.

Charter information
Sawyer 1229
Birch ---
Kemble 965
British Academy ---
Source Used  
Archive(s) Canterbury, Christ Church
Source Information
Scholarly Source Dating 1042 x 1052

Notes

Wallenberg, KPN, p. 331; Robertson, Charters, pp. 430-1; Stenton 1939, p. 377, for identification; Ker, Catalogue, p. 240 (no. 185), art c, on MS 1; PN Oxon., i. 132; Gelling, ECTV, no. 297, authentic; Brooks 1984, pp. 258, 295, 380 n. 14; O'Neill 1986; Wormald 1988, no. 88; Lawson 1993, p. 209, cited.