Source: CharterS1478

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Description

Agreement between Bishop Wulfwig, and Earl Leofric and Godgifu, his wife, concerning the endowment of a monastery at Stowe St Mary, Lincs..

Charter information
Sawyer 1478
Birch ---
Kemble 956
British Academy ---
Source Used  
Archive(s) Eynsham
Source Information
Scholarly Source Dating 1053 x 1055

Notes

Robertson, Charters, pp. 465-8; Harmer 1955, pp. 358-60, authentic; Harmer, Writs, p. 247 n. 2, probably drawn up not long after the event; Oleson 1955, p. 155, authentic; Hart, ECEE, no. 155, authentic; HRH, p. 236, authentic; Sawyer 1978, p. 213, cited; Councils and Synods, pp. 538-40.

Notes: Issued in triplicate, with a copy kept in the king's haligdom, and the others held by Earl Leofric and by Bishop Wulfwig.