Source: CharterS83

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Description

Ăthelbald, 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.

Factoid List

View Factoid Type Source Ref Primary Person Short Description
Transaction S83    Ăthelbald 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.
RecordedNames S83    Ecgwine 1 (Ecgwin)
RecordedNames S83    Ăthelbald 4 (E­elbaldus)
RecordedNames S83    Beorhtwald 6 (Brithwaldus)
RecordedNames S83    Beorhtwald 6 (Britwald)
RecordedNames S83    Ăthelbald 4 (Ă­elbaldus)
Personal Relationship S83    Ăthelbald 4 was confidant of Ăthelbald 4
Office S83    Beorhtwald 6 held office of Archbishop
Office S83    Ecgwine 1 held office of Abbot
Office S83    Ăthelbald 4 held office of King (king of the Mercians)
Event S83    Ăthelbald 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