Source: CharterS1030

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King Edward to Ramsey Abbey; confirmation of privileges and of land (a) at Upwood with Raveley, Hemingford (Grey), Hunts.; Walsoken, Norfolk; Sawtrey, Hunts.; Hilgay, Wells, Brancaster, Norfolk; Ripton, Stukeley, Hunts.; Kingston (Wistow) with Raveley and Bury, Warboys, Slepe (St Ives), Hunts.; Chatteris, Elsworth, Cambs.; Houghton, Witton, Ellington, Bythorn, Brington, Hunts.; Whiston, Isham, Northants.; Weston, Hunts.; Graveley, Cambs.; Dillington, Hunts.; Great Staughton, Norfolk; Yelling, Hunts.; (b) and at Elton, Hunts.; Barnwell, Hemington, Northants.; East Elsworth, Girton, Cambs.; Therfield, Herts.; Shillington, Beds.; Westmill, Herts.; Offerton or Orfyridtune (lost) in Holland; Broughton, Hunts.; Bottisham, Cambs. [given by Æthelric, bishop of Dorchester]; (c) at Over, Barton, Knapwell, Cambs. [given by Eadnoth, bishop of Dorchester]; (d) at Oakley (? in St Ives, Hunts.) [given by Eadnoth, son of Godric]; (e) at Cranfield, Kempston, Clapham, Beds. [given by Æthelwine Swearte]; (f) at Wispington, Lincs.; Lawshall, Suffolk; Martin, Lincs.; Wathinworth [given by Leofsige, deacon]; (g) at Marham on the Hill, Lincs. [given by Leofsige's nepos]; (h) at Burwell, Cambs. [given by Ælfsige of Lampathe]; (i) at Quarrington, Lincs. [given by Iohol of Lincoln]; (j)and at Ringstead, Wimbotsham and Downham Market, Norfolk [given by King Harthacnut].

Charter information
Sawyer 1030
Birch ---
Kemble 809
British Academy ---
Source Used Kemble
Archive(s) Ramsey
Source Information
Language Latin
Date from Source c.1062, November 30
Scholarly Source Dating 1062


Stevenson 1896, p. 732 n. 1, spurious; Stevenson 1914, p. 702, late and clumsy fabrication; Robinson 1919, p. 24, questionable; Fowler 1920, no. 15; PN Beds., pp. 22, 24, 68, 75, 173; Harmer 1950, p. 346 n. 1, spurious, probably a 12th-century compilation; Harmer, Writs, pp. 60, 291, 473, spurious; Oleson 1955, p. 153, spurious; Chaplais 1962, pp. 92-5, forged by Osbert de Clare in 12th century (= 1981, XVIII pp. 92-5); Hart, ECEE, no. 47 (pp. 39, 52, 77, 95-6, 106), spurious; Hart, ECNE, no. 28, spurious; Gelling, ECTV, no. 8 (pp. 21, 92), spurious; Keynes 1988, pp. 198, 206, spurious; Wormald 1995, p. 128, bogus; Wormald 1996, p. 123, completely bogus.

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