Source: CharterS464

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King Edmund to Æthelswith, a nun; grant of 10 hides (mansae) at Oswaldingtune (near Ashford, Kent).

Charter information
Sawyer 464
Birch 753
Kemble 385
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Canterbury, Christ Church
Source Information
Language Latin with Old English
Date from Source 940
Scholarly Source Dating 940

Notes

*Bond 1878, p. 7, contemporary; Wallenberg, KPN, pp. 246-51, on place-names; Drögereit 1935, pp. 372-7, original; Ker, Catalogue, p. xxxiii, on script; Chaplais 1965, pp. 59-60, Winchester scribe, also responsible for S 447, 512 (= 1973, pp. 41-2); Sawyer, Burton, p. 8, original; Keynes 1980, pp. 16, 24 n. 33, p. 45, original, product of 'Æthelstan C'; Meyer 1981, p. 345, cited; Dumville 1992, pp. 177-8, on beneficiary; Dumville 1994, pp. 144-51, 159, on script.

Notes: Last six witnesses added by a different scribe

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