Source: CharterS97

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Description

Ęthelbald, king, to the church of Evesham, St Mary's; grant of part of a mansio in Droitwich, Worcs.

Charter information
Sawyer 97
Birch 138
Kemble 68
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Evesham
Source Information
Language Latin
Scholarly Source Dating 716 x 717

Notes

*HS, p. 281, spurious; Finberg, ECWM, no. 207, authentic; Sawyer 1977, p. 148 n. 44, doubtful authenticity; Sawyer 1978, p. 225, authenticity uncertain; Hooke 1981/1, pp. 123, 137, 148, on salt-trade; Scharer 1982, pp. 172-3, spurious, probably forged on the basis of a late 8th-century model; Wormald 1985, p. 25, broadly trustworthy; Hooke 1990, p. 26.