Source: CharterS1368

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Description

Oswald, bishop of Worcester, to King Edgar; letter setting out conditions on which he grants leases.

Charter information
Sawyer 1368
Birch 1136
Kemble 1287
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Worcester
Source Information
Language Latin
Scholarly Source Dating 964

Notes

Maitland 1897, pp. 304-18; Stenton 1932, pp. 122-5; John 1960, pp. 83-8, 142-7; Galbraith 1967, pp. 100-1, spurious; Stenton 1971, pp. 485-6, treats as authentic; Finberg, ECWM, no. 289, authentic; Finberg 1972, p. 522; Cox 1975, pp. 38-9; John 1977, pp. 178-9, 192-3, genuine; Abels 1988, pp. 152-4; Bullough 1990, p. 22; Wormald 1985, pp. 125-6; Bullough 1996, pp. 12-13; King 1996, pp. 100, 114-16, not contemporary; Wormald 1996, pp. 118-20, 127; Faith 1997, pp. 98-9.

Notes: In a postscript Oswald 1 states that copies of the letter were deposited at Worcester, Canterbury and Winchester.

Translation(s)

Editor Article or Book Title Journal or Pub.Loc. Date pp.
Jones, Arthur Edward Ernest Anglo-Saxon Worcester Worcester 1958 122-4

Factoid List

View Factoid Type Source Ref Primary Person Short Description
Office S1368    Oswald 8 held office of Bishop (bishop of the church of Worcester)
Office S1368    Edgar 11 held office of King (king of the English)
Office S1368    Dunstan 1 held office of Archbishop
Office S1368    Ęthelwold 1 held office of Bishop (bishop of Winchester)
Status S1368    Beorhtnoth 13 held status of Comes / Comes
Event S1368    Oswald 8, bishop of Worcester, to King Edgar 11; letter setting out conditions on which he grants leases