Source: CharterS83

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Description

Ęthelbald, king of the Mercians, to the church of Evesham, St Mary's; grant of 25 hides (mansae) at Acton Beauchamp, Herefords.; Bransford, Hampton Lovett near Droitwich, Upton Warren, Witton in Droitwich, Sheriffs Lench, Worcs.; at Weston-on-Avon, Warwicks.; and at Hidcote and Larkstoke in Admington, Gloucs.

Charter information
Sawyer 83
Birch 134
Kemble 65
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Evesham
Source Information
Language Latin
Date from Source 716
Scholarly Source Dating 716

Notes

*HS, p. 281, spurious; Finberg, ECWM, no. 12 (pp. 33, 90, 139), spurious, p. 237, correction; Sawyer 1977, p. 148 n. 44, doubtful authenticity; Sawyer 1978, p. 225, authenticity uncertain; Hooke 1981/1, p. 148, on Droitwich; Scharer 1982, p. 161, spurious, anachronistic formulas; Campbell 1989, p. 24, spurious; Hooke 1990, pp. 24-5, on estates; Sims-Williams 1990, p. 150, forged.

Event/Transaction List

Factoid Type Source Reference Short Description
1 Transaction S83    Ęthelbald 4, king of the Mercians, to the church of Evesham, St Mary's 1; grant of 25 hides (mansae) at Acton Beauchamp, Herefords.; Bransford, Hampton Lovett near Droitwich, Upton Warren, Witton in Droitwich, Sheriffs Lench, Worcs.; at Weston-on-Avon, Warwicks.; and at Hidcote and Larkstoke in Admington, Gloucs.
2 Event S83    Ęthelbald 4, king of Mercians, to the church of St Mary's, Evesham 1; grant of 25 hides (mansae) at Acton Beauchamp, Herefords.; Bransford, Hampton Lovett near Droitwich, Upton Warren, Witton in Droitwich, Sheriffs Lench, Worcs.; at Weston-on-Avon, Warwicks.; and at Hidcote and Larkstoke in Admington, Gloucs