Source: CharterS1274

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Description

(1) Swithhun, bishop of Winchester, to ∆thelbald, king of the West Saxons; grant of 60 hides (cassati) at Farnham, Surrey. (2) King ∆thelbald grants the reversion of the land, after his death, to the bishop and church of Winchester.

Charter information
Sawyer 1274
Birch 495
Kemble 1058
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Winchester, Old Minster
Source Information
Language Latin
Date from Source 858
Scholarly Source Dating 858

Notes

Stenton 1918, p. 445 n. 57, spurious (= Stenton 1970, p. 59 n. 3); Hart 1970/1, p. 37 (no. 202), authentic; Stenton 1971, p. 147 n. 3, cited; Gelling, ECTV, no. 319, authentic; Keynes 1988, p. 185 n. 3, on formulation; Dumville 1992, p. 43, suspicious; Keynes 1994/2, pp. 1123-31, esp. pp. 1123, 1124 n., 1127-8, probably acceptable, perhaps drafted by royal priest.

Event/Transaction List

Factoid Type Source Reference Short Description
1 Transaction S1274    Swithhun 5, bishop of Winchester, to ∆thelbald 13, king of the West Saxons; grant of 60 hides (cassati) at Farnham, Surrey.
2 Transaction S1274    King ∆thelbald 13 to the bishop and church of Winchester 1; bequest of 60 hides (cassati) at Farnham, Surrey
3 Event S1274    (1) Swithhun 5, bishop of Winchester, to ∆thelbald 13, king of the West Saxons; grant of 60 hides (cassati) at Farnham, Surrey. (2) King ∆thelbald 13 grants the reversion of the land, after his death, to the bishop and church of Winchester 1