Source: CharterS411

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Description

Æthelstan, king of all of Britain, to Ælfheah, minister; grant of 10 hides (manentes) at Farnborough, Berks.

Charter information
Sawyer 411
Birch 682
Kemble 356
British Academy Kelly, Abingdon No. 29
Source Used Brit_Ac
Archive(s) Abingdon
Source Information
Language Latin with Old English
Scholarly Source Dating 935 x 938

Notes

*Baring 1909, on bounds; Stenton 1913, p. 39, cited; Robinson 1923, p. 47 n. 4, close diplomatic liks with charters of 937; O'Donovan 1973, p. 101, dates 935 x 938; PN Berks., ii. 496-7, 501, iii. 658, 671-3, bounds describe modern parish; Gelling, ECTV, no. 39, authentic; Keynes 1980, p. 44 n. 80, belongs to 935 x 939, p. 68 n. 129, on chrismon; Kelly, Abingdon, no. 29, fundamentally authentic, MS 1 may have been later copy and not an original