Source: CharterS260

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Description

Cynewulf, king, to Malmesbury Abbey; grant of 30 hides (manentes) at Moredon and Rodbourne, Wilts.

Charter information
Sawyer 260
Birch 185
Kemble 103
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Malmesbury
Source Information
Language Latin
Date from Source 758
Scholarly Source Dating 758

Notes

Darlington 1955, pp. 5, 89; Watkin 1956, p. 229 and n. 37, apparently genuine; Finberg, ECW, no. 190, authentic; Edwards 1988, pp. 119-21, authentic, perhaps abbreviated by a copyist; Sims-Williams 1990, p. 227, on witnesses.