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King Edgar to Æthulf, his faithful minister; grant, for three lives, of 10 hides (mansae) at Kilmeston, woodland at Milbarrow Down, near Bishops Waltham, Hants., an a messuage (haga) at Winchester, with an annual rent and eventual reversion to St Peter's (Old Minster, Winchester).

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Sawyer 693
Birch 1077
Kemble 1231
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Winchester, Old Minster
Source Information
Language Latin with Old English
Date from Source 961
Scholarly Source Dating 961


*Grundy, Hants. 1921, pp. 159-61, on bounds of woodland at Milbarrow; Grundy, Hants. 1926, pp. 159-62, on bounds of Kilmeston; Robertson, Charters, pp. 317-18; Forsberg 1950, pp. 210-11, on bounds; Finberg, ECW, nos 96-7, authentic; Hart 1970/1, p. 29 (nos 93-4), authentic; Whitelock, EHD, p. 559, what looks like a royal grant is in fact royal permission for a religious house to lease out its own property; Keynes 1980, p. 33 n. 54; Golden Age, p. 169 (no. 172); Abrams 1996, p. 292, cited; Keynes 1996,p. 24 n. 89, on Winchester context of transaction


Editor Article or Book Title Journal or Pub.Loc. Date pp.
  EHD     559-61 [no.110]
Robertson, Agnes Jane Anglo-Saxon Charters Cambridge 1956 62-3

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