Source: CharterS417

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Description

King Ęthelstan to Ęthelgeard (or Ęthelweard), minister; grant of 12 hides (cassatae) at (West) Meon, Hants.

Charter information
Sawyer 417
Birch 689
Kemble 1107
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Winchester, Old Minster
Source Information
Language Latin with Old English
Date from Source 30 August 932
Scholarly Source Dating 932

Notes

*Grundy, Hants. 1926, pp. 224-30, bounds are those of West Meon; Finberg, ECW, no. 49, authentic; Hart 1970/1, pp. 15-17, on beneficiary and estate, p. 28 (no. 65), authentic; O'Donovan 1972, p. 42, repurtable, indiction has been miscopied but all other dating details agree; Keynes 1980, p. 44 n. 77, on formulation; Sawyer 1983, p. 295, on meeting-place; Keynes 1988, p. 186 n. 4, product of 'Ęthelstan A'; Keynes 1996, pp. 86-7, on beneficiary