Source: CharterS1068

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Writ of King Edward declaring that Abbot Ufi is to be entitled to the monastery at Bury St Edmunds and to everything pertaining thereto, and that the monastery is to retain unaltered the freedom granted to it by Cnut and Harthacnut.

Charter information
Sawyer 1068
Birch ---
Kemble 868
British Academy ---
Source Used Harmer, Writs, no. 8
Archive(s) Bury St Edmunds
Source Information
Language Latin and Old English
Scholarly Source Dating 1042 x 1043

Notes

Harmer, Writs, pp. 138-45, 433-5, authentic except perhaps for the last sentence; Hart, ECEE, no. 95, authentic.

Factoid List

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Event S1068    Writ of King Edward 15 declaring that Abbot Ufi 4 is to be entitled to the monastery at Bury St Edmunds and to everything pertaining thereto, and that the monastery is to retain unaltered the freedom granted to it by Cnut 3 and Harthacnut 1.
Office S1068    Edward 15 held office of King
Office S1068    Ælfric 116 held office of Bishop
Office S1068    Ufi 4 held office of Abbot
Office S1068    Cnut 3 held office of King
Office S1068    Harthacnut 1 held office of King
Personal Relationship S1068    Harthacnut 1 was Brother of Edward 15