Source: CharterS428

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Description

King Ćthelstan to Worcester, St Mary's; grant of 5 hides (manentes) at Werstfelda, 5 (cassati) at Cofton Hackett, 5 at Rednal in Kings Norton, 2 at Wast Hills and Hopwood in Alvechurch, all in Worcs.; and 3 at Wihtlafesfeld.

Charter information
Sawyer 428
Birch 701
Kemble 351
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Worcester
Source Information
Language Latin
Date from Source 930
Scholarly Source Dating 934

Notes

*Farrer, EYC, i. 4, citing Stevenson, spurious; Robinson 1919, pp. 32-3, spurious, discusses links with S 407, which has the same date and dating problems; Drögereit 1935, p. 421, eccentric in form; Drögereit 1952, pp. 60-1, spurious; Finberg, ECWM, no. 277, spurious; O'Donovan 1973, p. 101, indiction, epact and concurrent correct for 934, probably modelled on S 407; Hooke 1990, pp. 143-4; Dumville 1992, p. 168 n. 182, forged; cf. S 406, 407