Source: CharterS497

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Description

King Edmund to Ælfstan, minister; grant of 12 hides (mansae) or sulungs at Ealdingtune (? Monkton) in Thanet, Kent.

Charter information
Sawyer 497
Birch 791
Kemble ---
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Canterbury, Christ Church
Source Information
Language Latin with Old English
Date from Source 944
Scholarly Source Dating 944

Notes

*Wallenberg, KPN, pp. 260-3, on bounds; Drögereit 1935, pp. 383-9, original; Ward 1943, p. 25, on bounds; Barker 1949, p. 57, contemporary; Chaplais 1965, pp. 59-60, original, written by Winchester scribe also responsible for S 510, 528, 535, 552 (= 1973, pp. 41-2); Stenton 1970, pp. 94-5, on witnesses; Finberg 1972, p. 415, on unit of assessment; Chaplais 1978, p. 16 n. 24, MS 1 has step from wrapping-tie (= 1981, XIV, p. 17); Keynes 1980, p. 16, original, product of 'Edmund C'; Dumville 1994, pp. 144-51, on script