Location: Meopham / Kent

Factoid List

View Factoid Type Source Ref. Primary Person Short Description
Transaction S447      King Æthelstan 18 to Eadwulf 33, minister; grant of 12 hides (mansae) at Meopham, Kent
Transaction S1210      Eadwulf 36, dux, to Wulfhelm 16, archbishop, and Canterbury, Christ Church 1; grant of land at Darenth and Meopham, Kent
Transaction S1212      Eadgifu 4, queen, to Canterbury, Christ Church 1; grant of land at Meopham, Cooling, Lenham, Pettham (Petham or Peckham), Farleigh, Monkton, and Ealdintun, Kent; with confirmation by King Æthelred 32 (A.D. 995 x 1005).
Transaction S914      King Æthelred 32 to Canterbury, Christ Church 1; refoundation of the monastic community and confirmation of grants by previous kings: land at Eastry, Ickham, Bossington, Adisham, Appledore, Swarling, Preston, Graveney, Westwell, Chart and Farleigh, Kent; at Patching, Sussex; at Meopham and Cooling in West Kent; at Walworth, Surrey; at Risborough, Bucks.; at Lawling in Latchingdon, Essex; at Hadleigh and Monks Eleigh, Suffolk; and in Thanet.
RecordedNames S1511    Ælfgar 29 held status of
Transaction S1511      Beorhtric 15 and Ælfswith 10 to Canterbury, Christ Church 1; bequest of 60 mancuses of gold, 30 for the bishop, 30 for the community, a necklace of 80 mancuses, 2 silver cups, and the estate at Meopham.
Transaction S1047      King Edward 15 to Christ Church, Canterbury; grant of land at Chartham, Kent, and Walworth, Surrey, and confirmation of land at Sandwich, Eastry, Folkestone, Thanet, Adisham, Ickham, Chartham, Godmersham, Westwell, East Chart, the other Chart, Berwick, Brook, Warehorne, Appledore, Mersham, Orpington, Preston, Meopham, Cooling, Farningham, Hythe, Hollingbourne, Farleigh, Peckham, all in Kent; at Patching and Wootton in Sussex; at Walworth, Merstham, Cheam, and Horsley in Surrey; at Southchurch, Laver, Milton (Hall) in Prittlewell, Lawling in Latchingdon, Bocking, St Osyth and Stisted in Essex; at Hadleigh and Monks Eleigh, Suffolk; at Monks Risborough in Bucks.; and at Newington and Britwell Prior, Oxon..
Possession GDB  4v (Kent 3:4) Stigand 1 Property recorded in Domesday Book: 10 sulungs in Meopham, Kent (in 1066)
Possession GDB  4v (Kent 3:4) Canterbury, Christ Church 1 Property recorded in Domesday Book: 10 sulungs in Meopham, Kent (in 1066)
Possession GDB  4v (Kent 3:4) Canterbury, Christ Church 1 Property recorded in Domesday Book: 10 sulungs in Meopham, Kent (in 1086)