Source: CharterS448

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Description

King ∆thelstan to Eadwulfu, a nun; grant of 15 hides (mansae) at Brightwalton, Berks.

Charter information
Sawyer 448
Birch 743
Kemble 1223
British Academy Kelly, Abingdon No. 30
Source Used Brit_Ac
Archive(s) Abingdon
Source Information
Language Latin with Old English
Date from Source 939
Scholarly Source Dating 939

Notes

*Baring 1909, on bounds; Stenton 1913, pp. 39-40, certainly authentic; Grundy, Berks. 1923, pp. 225-8, on bounds; John 1966, p. 54, on royal style; PN Berks., i. 237, iii. 657, 659, 660-1, bounds describe modern parish; Forsberg 1979, p. 147, on bounds; Gelling, ECTV, no. 40, authentic; Keynes 1980, pp. 43-4 n. 76, on witness-list, p. 44 n. 81; Dumville 1992, pp. 177-8, on diplomas for nuns; Kelly, Abingdon, no. 30, authentic