Source: CharterS447

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Description

King Ăthelstan to Eadwulf, minister; grant of 12 hides (mansae) at Meopham, Kent.

Charter information
Sawyer 447
Birch 741
Kemble 377
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Canterbury, Christ Church
Source Information
Language Latin with Old English
Date from Source 939
Scholarly Source Dating 939

Notes

*Bond 1878, p. 7, contemporary; Wallenberg 1928, pp. 43-4, on bounds; Wallenberg, KPN, pp. 241-6, on place-names; Dr÷gereit 1935, p. 373, original; Ker, Catalogue, p. xxxiii, on script; Chaplais 1965, pp. 59-60, probably written by a Winchester scribe, also responsible for S 464, 512 (= 1973, pp. 41-2); Forsberg 1970, p. 74, on a boundary mark; Hart 1970/1, p. 22, on endorsement; Witney 1976, pp. 232-3, on swine-pastures; Keynes 1980, pp. 16, 24, 43, 45, original, product of 'Ăthelstan C'; Dumville 1987, p. 173, on script; Dumville 1994, p. 159, on script