Source: CharterS407

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Description

Ăthelstan to the church of York, St Peter's: grant of land at Amounderness, Lancs.

Charter information
Sawyer 407
Birch 1344
Kemble 352
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) York
Source Information
Language Latin
Date from Source 7 June 934
Scholarly Source Dating 934

Notes

*Farrer, EYC, pp. 4-5, quotes Stevenson's opinion that it is spurious, but accepts it as authentic; Dr÷gereit 1952, pp. 60-1, spurious; Stenton 1955, p. 30 n. 3, possibly genuine but corrupt and obscure in places; Stenton 1971, p. 342, cited; Bullough 1972, p. 472 n. 39, on Latin vocabulary; O'Donovan 1972, p. 36, indiction, concurrent and epact for 934; O'Donovan 1973, pp. 101, 111; Hart, ECNE, no. 119, authentic basis; Whitelock, EHD, p. 548, discrepancy in dating clause probably owing to later tampering, charter may be genuine, certainly has genuine witness-list, on meeting-place; Keynes, 1980, p. 44 n. 78; Sawyer 1983, pp. 286-7; Keynes 1985, p. 173, cited; Keynes 1986, p. 84, cited; Keynes 1988, p. 186 n. 4, product of 'Ăthelstan A'; Hart 1992, p. 443; cf. S 428

Translation(s)

Editor Article or Book Title Journal or Pub.Loc. Date pp.
  EHD     548-551 [no.104]