Source: CharterS478

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Description

King Edmund to Eadric, his vassallus; grant of 2 hides (mansae) at Beechingstoke, Wilts.

Charter information
Sawyer 478
Birch 769
Kemble 390
British Academy Kelly, Shaftesbury No. 12
Source Used Brit_Ac
Archive(s) Shaftesbury
Source Information
Language Latin with Old English
Date from Source 941
Scholarly Source Dating 941

Notes

*Stevenson 1904, p. 255 n. 2, may be genuine; Grundy, Wilts. 1919, pp. 269-71, on bounds; Finberg, ECW, no. 255, authentic; John 1966, pp. 54-5, on royal style, no suspicious features except Archbishop Oda's attestation; O'Donovan 1972, pp. 32-3, on problem of Archbishop Oda's attestation; Kelly, Shaftesbury, pp, 50-3, unusual formulation, but probably authentic