Source: CharterS316

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Description

Ęthelwulf, king of the West Saxons and people of Kent, to Ealdhere, his minister; grant of 1 sulung (aratrum) at Ulaham, Kent.

Charter information
Sawyer 316
Birch 467
Kemble 269
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Canterbury, Christ Church
Source Information
Language Latin
Date from Source 855
Scholarly Source Dating 853

Notes

*Bond 1878, p. 7, contemporary; Sweet, OET, p. 437 (no. 27); Stevenson 1904, p. 193 and n. 3, possibly contemporary, there is an error in the indiction and the charter may belong to 853; Wallenberg, KPN, pp. 192-7, rejects Birch's identification with Elham, Kent, and suggests that Ulaham was in or near near Monks Horton, Kent; Parsons 1939, p. 25 n, cited, on endorsement; Hart 1970/1, p. 21, on endorsement; Brooks 1984, pp. 360-1 nn. 67, 70, 76, contemporary, scribe also wrote S 328, 332, 344, 1195-7; Smyth 1995, p. 382; Lapidge 1996, p. 449, notes on latinity