Source: CharterS243

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Description

Ine, king of the (West) Saxons, to Aldhelm, abbot, for the monastery of Malmesbury; grant of 45 hides (cassati), consisting of 5 hides at Garsdon, 20 and 10 hides by Corsaburn (Gauze Brook, cf. Corston) and 10 hides at Rodbourne in Malmesbury, all in Wilts.

Charter information
Sawyer 243
Birch 103
Kemble 48
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Malmesbury
Source Information
Language Latin
Date from Source 701
Scholarly Source Dating 701

Notes

*HS, p. 124, genuine; Stenton 1918, p. 438 n. 26, of ill repute (= Stenton 1970, p. 52); Levison 1946, p. 228, on 'notarial' subscription; Darlington 1955, pp. 4, 89, possibly genuine; Watkin 1956, p. 211 and n. 25, citing Levison, genuine; Finberg, ECW, no. 187, authentic; Chaplais 1965, p. 56, cited (= 1973, p. 37); Wormald 1985, p. 25, broadly trustworthy; Edwards 1988, pp. 105-7, may be authentic, witness-list abbreviated; Abrams 1996, p. 254 n. 72, doubtful, note on estate.