Source: CharterS207

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Description

Burgred, king of the Mercians, to Ealhhun (or Ealhhwine), bishop of Worcester; grant of privileges for the minster at Blockley, Gloucs., in return for 300 silver shillings.

Charter information
Sawyer 207
Birch 488
Kemble 278
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Worcester
Source Information
Language Latin
Date from Source 855
Scholarly Source Dating 855

Notes

*Finberg 1957, pp. 5-11, on estate history; Finberg, ECWM, no. 76, authentic; Finberg 1972, p. 394, on Blockley; O'Donovan 1973, p. 112, on beneficiary; Whitelock, EHD, p. 527; Sims-Williams 1990, p. 172; Pelteret 1995, p. 167 n. 16; Bassett 1996, pp. 166, 167, 168.

Translation(s)

Editor Article or Book Title Journal or Pub.Loc. Date pp.
Whitelock, Dorothy English Historical Documents, c.500-1042 London and New York 1999 [reprint of 1979] 527-8 [no. 91]