Source: CharterS416

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Description

King Ăthelstan to Wulfgar, minister; grant of 9 hides (cassatae) at Ham, Wilts.

Charter information
Sawyer 416
Birch 677
Kemble 353
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Winchester, Old Minster
Source Information
Language Latin with Old English
Date from Source 931, November 12
Scholarly Source Dating 931

Notes

Bond 1878, p. 7, contemporary; Stevenson 1914, p. 697 n. 41, contemporary; Grundy, Wilts. 1919, pp. 224-8, on bounds; Fowler 1920, no. 4; Alexander 1931, pp. 350-1, 354-6, on meeting-place; Dr÷gereit 1935, p. 361, original; Vaughan 1954, p. 63 n. 7, original; Darlington 1955, p. 85, contemporary; Stenton 1955, p. 53, MS 1 contemporary, scribe also wrote S 425; Finberg, ECW, no. 231, original; Chaplais 1965, p. 57 n. 81, on endorsement, pp. 59-60, original, probably written by Winchester scribe (= 1973, p. 38 n. 81, pp. 41-2); Hart 1970/1, p. 33 (nos 141-2), original; Brooks 1974, p. 218, bounds not West Saxon; Keynes 1980, p. 16, p. 21 n. 21, pp. 25, 44, original, written by 'Ăthelstan A', probably a royal scribe; Sawyer 1983, p. 295, on meeting-place; Chaplais 1985, p. 42 n. 5, pp. 47-9, probably written by a Winchester scribe; Dumville 1987, p. 173, on script; Keynes 1988, p. 186 n. 4; BA Facs., p. 9; Dumville 1992, pp. 80-1, disputes scribe's Winchester connection, p. 110, on estate history, p. 112 n. 272, contemporary; cf. S 425, 1533