Source: CharterS212

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Description

Burgred, king of the Mercians, to Wulferd; grant of 2 hides (manentes) at Seckley in Upper Arley, belonging to Wolverley, Worcs., in return for 5 hides on a single-lifetime lease, 400 silver sicli and various other items.

Charter information
Sawyer 212
Birch 513
Kemble 292
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Worcester
Source Information
Language Latin with Old English
Date from Source 866
Scholarly Source Dating 866

Notes

*Wanley, Catalogus, p. 301, no. 8, crosses in MS had different forms; Bridgeman 1916, pp. 78-9; Grundy, Worcs. 1928, pp. 104-8, on bounds; Finberg, ECWM, no. 261, authentic; Davies 1972, pp. 471, 476, on formulas; Hooke 1990, pp. 120-5, on bounds.

Translation(s)

Editor Article or Book Title Journal or Pub.Loc. Date pp.
Bridgeman, Charles George Orlando Staffordshire Pre-Conquest Charters   1916 77-8