Source: CharterS1440

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Agreement between Abbot Ceolred and the community at Medeshamstede, and Wulfred, concerning land at Sempringham, Sleaford, Lincs.; Forde; Cheal, Lincs.; and at Lehcotum.

Charter information
Sawyer 1440
Birch 646
Kemble 267
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Peterborough
Source Information
Language Old English
Date from Source 852
Scholarly Source Dating 852

Notes

*Stubbs 1861/1, pp. 206-7, cited; Plummer 1899, p. 78; Stevenson 1904, p. 229 n. 4, dubious; Stenton 1933, pp. 313-14, no reason for suspicion (= Stenton 1970, pp. 179-80); Robertson, Charters, pp. 271-4; Lennard 1944, p. 57, suggests Forde is Greatford, Lincs.; Whitelock 1954, p. 33, genuine; Wilson 1959, pp. 302-4, on language; Hart, ECEE, no. 149, authentic, Lehcotum is probably one of the Lincolnshire Cotes; Stenton 1971, p. 312, cited; Finberg 1972, p. 460, cited; Keynes 1993/1, pp. 127-8, on political implications of Archbishop Ceolnoth's subscription; Faith 1997, p. 162, cited

Translation(s)

Editor Article or Book Title Journal or Pub.Loc. Date pp.
Robertson, Agnes Jane Anglo-Saxon Charters Cambridge 1956 13
Robertson, Agnes Jane Anglo-Saxon Charters Cambridge 1956 13