Source: CharterS1273

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Description

Alhwine (Ealhhun), bishop of Worcester, to Ęthelwulf, dux, and Wulfthryth, his wife; lease, for their lives, of 11 hides (cassati) at Cutsdean, Gloucs., and at Sture (? Alderminster, Worcs.), with reversion to the church of Worcester.

Charter information
Sawyer 1273
Birch 490
Kemble 279
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Worcester
Source Information
Language Latin
Date from Source 855
Scholarly Source Dating 855

Notes

*Wanley, Catalogus, p. 302, no. 7, lower part of a chirograph, cut-words CYROGRAPHUM ALHWINI EP' ET ĘTHELWULFI DUCIS; Bridgeman 1916, pp. 76-7; Chaplais 1968, p. 315 n. 3, apparently an original chirograph, now lost (= 1973, p. 63 n. 3); Finberg, ECWM, no. 75, authentic; O'Donovan 1973, p. 112, on uncertainty about the bishop's name; Kelly 1990, p. 49; Sims-Williams 1990, p. 162, on the estate at Sture; Smyth 1995, p. 7

Translation(s)

Editor Article or Book Title Journal or Pub.Loc. Date pp.
Bridgeman, Charles George Orlando Staffordshire Pre-Conquest Charters   1916 75-6