Source: CharterS27

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(a) Eadberht, king of Kent, to Ealdwulf, bishop, and the see of St Andrew [Rochester, see of]; grant of 10 sulungs (aratra) at Stoke in Hoo, Kent (b) Bishop Ealdwulf presents the charter to King Æthelberht II and Archbishop Nothhelm for confirmation.

Charter information
Sawyer 27
Birch 159
Kemble 85
British Academy Campbell, Rochester No. 3
Source Used Brit_Ac
Archive(s) Rochester
Source Information
Language Latin
Date from Source 738, April
Scholarly Source Dating 738


*Stevenson 1914, p. 703, seems to be genuine; Wallenberg, KPN, pp. 36-7, on place-names; Ward 1939, pp. 17-20; Stenton 1971, p. 304, cited; Vollrath-Reichelt 1971, pp. 153-6; Campbell, Rochester, pp. xv, xxii, likely to be authentic; Scharer 1982, pp. 116-19, authentic basis but not genuine in present form; Wormald 1985, p. 25, broadly trustworthy; Kelly, St Augustine's, pp. lxxiii-lxxxv passim, on Kentish formulation

Notes: The date belongs to the confirmation, which may have been rather later than the initial grant


Editor Article or Book Title Journal or Pub.Loc. Date pp.
Ward, G. The Life and Records of Eadberht, Son of King Wihtred Archaeologia Cantiana 1939 17-8