Source: CharterS475

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Description

King Edmund to Ælfheah, minister; grant of 16 hides (mansae) at Pitminster, Somerset.

Charter information
Sawyer 475
Birch 770
Kemble 1140
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Winchester, Old Minster
Source Information
Language Latin with Old English
Date from Source 941
Scholarly Source Dating 941

Notes

*Grundy, Somerset, pp. 30-4, on bounds; Drögereit 1935, pp. 378-9, authentic; Finberg, ECW, no. 444, authentic; Hart 1970/1, p. 27 (no. 55), authentic; O'Donovan 1972, pp. 32-3, citing Whitelock, may not be reliable; Keynes 1980, p. 66 n. 124, on formulation, cf. S 440, the grant of the same estate to the same beneficiary