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King William notifies Roger Bigod and all his faithful men that he and his magnates have heard the dispute between Bishop Herfast of Thetford and Abbot Aldwin of Bury St Edmunds concerning the church of St Edmund and the vill in which it sounds. They have found against Bishop Herfast and order that neither he nor his successors should make further claims.

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1 Event Bates40    King William 1 notifies Roger 6 Bigod and all his faithful men that he and his magnates have heard the dispute between Bishop Herfast 1 of Thetford and Abbot Baldwin 5 of Bury St Edmunds concerning the church of St Edmund and the vill in which it sounds. They have found against Bishop Herfast 1 and order that neither he nor his successors should make further claims.
2 Event Bates40    There was a dispute between Abbot Baldwin 5 and Bishop Herfast 1 concerning the church of Bury St Edmunds and the vill in which it stood.