Source: CharterS752

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King Edgar to Chertsey Abbey; confirmation of privileges and of land, consisting of 5 hides (mansae) at Chertsey and 10 hides (cassati) at Thorpe, 20 at Egham with Englefield, 5 at Chobham with Busseleghe, Frensham and Frimley, 10 (mansiones) at Petersham, 30 at Sutton with swine-pastures at Thunderfield Castle, 20 at Cheam with swine-pastures in the Weald [and the charter which Edgar had bought from Eadwine for 50 mancuses], 10 at Waddington, 20 at Coulsdon, 20 at Merstham, 10 at Chipstead with Chaldon, 10 at Banstead with Suthemeresfelda (cf. Canon's Farm in Banstead), 20 at Epsom, 12 at Bookham, 10 at (East) Clandon, 20 at Cobham with Pointers (in Cobham), 5 at Byfleet with Weybridge, all in Surrey; 10 at (White) Waltham, Berks.; and 20 at Molesey, Surrey [which King Eadwig unjustly gave to Old Minster, Winchester, and which were retrieved by Edgar and Bishop ∆thelwold].

Charter information
Sawyer 752
Birch 1195
Kemble 532
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Chertsey
Source Information
Language Latin
Date from Source 967
Scholarly Source Dating 967

Notes

*Stevenson 1914, p. 703; PN Hunts., pp. 222-3, Suthmeresfeld is the lost Summerfield (now Canon's Farm) in Banstead, Surrey; PN Berks., i. 70; Rumble 1976, pp. 167-9, on place-name forms; Gelling, ECTV, no. 331 (pp. 56, 159), spurious, some information probably derived from pre-Conquest records, cf. no. 337; Whitelock, EHD, p. 371, St Paul's and Chertsey must have combined to produce spurious documents; Scharer 1982, p. 137, spurious; Fleming 1985, p. 260; Dumville 1992, p. 52, spurious, discusses history of certain estates; cf. S 1053, and S 453 from St Paul's

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View Factoid Type Source Ref Primary Person Short Description
Transaction S752    King Edgar 11 and ∆thelwold 1, bishop, to Chertsey 1; restoration of 20 mansiones at Molesey, Surrey which King Eadwig 6 unjustly gave to Winchester, Old Minster 1
Transaction S752    King Eadwig 6 to Winchester, Old Minster 1; grant 20 mansiones at Molesey, Surrey
Transaction S752    King Edgar 11 bought the charter for 20 mansiones at Cheam with swine-pastures in the Weald from Edwin 16 for 50 gold mancuses.
Transaction S752    King Edgar 11 bought the charter for 20 mansiones at Cheam with swine-pastures in the Weald from Edwin 16 for 50 mancuses.
Transaction S752    King Edgar 11 to Chertsey 1 Abbey; confirmation of privileges and of land, consisting of 5 hides (mansae) at Chertsey 1 and 10 hides (cassati) at Thorpe, 20 at Egham with Englefield, 5 at Chobham with Busseleghe, Frensham and Frimley, 10 (mansiones) at Petersham, 30 at Sutton with swine-pastures at Thunderfield Castle, 20 at Cheam with swine-pastures in the Weald [and the charter which Edgar 11 had bought from Edwin 16 for 50 mancuses], 10 at Waddington, 20 at Coulsdon, 20 at Merstham, 10 at Chipstead with Chaldon, 10 at Banstead with Suthemeresfelda (cf. Canon's Farm in Banstead), 20 at Epsom, 12 at Bookham, 10 at (East) Clandon, 20 at Cobham with Pointers (in Cobham), 5 at Byfleet with Weybridge, all in Surrey; 10 at (White) Waltham, Berks.; and 20 at Molesey, Surrey [which King Eadwig 4 unjustly gave to Winchester, Old Minster 1, and which were retrieved by Edgar 11 and Bishop ∆thelwold 1]
RecordedNames S752    Edwin 16 (Eduuinus)
PersonInfo S752    Eorcenwald 1
Office S752    ∆lfric 48 held office of Abbot
Office S752    ∆thelwold 1 held office of Bishop
Office S752    ∆thelstan 39 held office of Abbot
Office S752    Oscytel 5 held office of Archbishop
Office S752    Eorcenwald 1 held office of Abbot
Office S752    Frithuwald 4 held office of King
Office S752    Edgar 11 held office of Monarch (monarch of the English)
Office S752    Edgar 11 held office of King
Event S752    King Edgar 11 to Chertsey 1 Abbey; confirmation of privileges and of land, consisting of 5 hides (mansae) at Chertsey and 10 hides (cassati) at Thorpe, 20 at Egham with Englefield, 5 at Chobham with Busseleghe, Frensham and Frimley, 10 (mansiones) at Petersham, 30 at Sutton with swine-pastures at Thunderfield Castle, 20 at Cheam with swine-pastures in the Weald [and the charter which Edgar 11 had bought from Edwin 16 for 50 mancuses], 10 at Waddington, 20 at Coulsdon, 20 at Merstham, 10 at Chipstead with Chaldon, 10 at Banstead with Suthemeresfelda (cf. Canon's Farm in Banstead), 20 at Epsom, 12 at Bookham, 10 at (East) Clandon, 20 at Cobham with Pointers (in Cobham), 5 at Byfleet with Weybridge, all in Surrey; 10 at (White) Waltham, Berks.; and 20 at Molesey, Surrey [which King Eadwig 4 unjustly gave to Winchester, Old Minster 1, and which were retrieved by Edgar 11 and Bishop ∆thelwold 1]