Source: CharterS480

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Description

King Edmund to Ăthelstan, comes; grant of 10 hides (mansae) at Ărmundeslea and a vill at Appleton, Berks.

Charter information
Sawyer 480
Birch 777
Kemble 1141
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Abingdon
Source Information
Language Latin with Old English
Date from Source 942
Scholarly Source Dating 942

Notes

*Field 1907, pp. 42-4, on bounds; Stenton 1913, p. 18, cited; Grundy, Berks. 1922, pp. 147-9, on bounds; Dr÷gereit 1935, p. 370; PN Bucks., p. 81, on bounds; PN Berks., i. 15, ii. 401-2, 426, 443, iii. 717, 723-4, bounds may describe modern parish of Appleton with Eaton; Gelling, ECTV, no. 43, authentic; Fleming 1985, p. 252, cited; Dumville 1992, p. 40 n. 55; Kelly, Abingdon, no. 34, fundamentally authentic but reference to Appleton is probably an addition, intended to define the part of the larger district known as Ărmundesleah to which the charter referred