Source: CharterS1435

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Description

Record of a synodal dispute-settlement, concerning the recovery by Cenred, bishop of Selsey, of land at Denton, Sussex.

Charter information
Sawyer 1435
Birch 387
Kemble 1043
British Academy Kelly, Selsey No. 15
Source Used Brit_Ac
Archive(s) Selsey
Source Information
Language Latin
Date from Source 825
Scholarly Source Dating 825

Notes

*Vollrath 1985, pp. 138, 201-7; Wormald 1988, no. 7; Keynes 1993/1, p. 119, cited; Cubitt 1995, pp. 56, 80, 85, 286; Kelly, Selsey, pp. 61-5, authentic; cf. S 158.

Translation(s)

Editor Article or Book Title Journal or Pub.Loc. Date pp.
Barker, Eric Ernest Sussex Anglo-Saxon Charters Sussex Archaeological Collections 1948 129-30

Event/Transaction List

Factoid Type Source Reference Short Description
1 Event S1435    Record of a synodal dispute-settlement, concerning the recovery by Cynred 2, bishop of Selsey, of land at Denton, Sussex.
2 Transaction S1435    Offa 7, king, inherited the estate at Beddingham of which Denton, Sussex was a part. He later granted Denton to Plegheard 1, abbot of Selsey.
3 Transaction S1435    Offa 7, king, to Plegheard 1, abbot; grant of 25 hides at Denton, Sussex. He had inherited the land as part of the estate at Beddingham, Sussex.
4 Transaction S1435    Sometime between 801 and 825 Anonymous 475 seized 25 hides at Denton, Sussex from the church at Selsey 1. The land had been granted to Plegheard, abbot, by King Offa 7 and confirmed by King Cenwulf 3. The land was later restored at a council of Clofesho.
5 Transaction S1435    At a synod at Clofesho Cynred 2, bishop of Selsey 1, recovered for Selsey 1 25 hides at Denton, Sussex which had been granted to Plegheard 1, abbot, by King Offa 7, confirmed by King Cenwulf 3, and then seized by Anonymous 475.