Location: Chelsea / Middlesex

Factoid List

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Transaction S131      Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to Wærmund 6, bishop; grant of 1.5 jugera at Rochester
Transaction S130      Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to Wærmund 6, bishop, and the church at Rochester 1; grant of 1 sulung (aratrum) at Bromhey in Frindsbury, Kent
Transaction S128      Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to Osberht 2, his minister, and Osberht 2's wife [Anonymous 440]; grant of 1 sulung (aratrum) at Duningcland in the Eastry district, Kent
Transaction S125      Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to Ealdberht 15, minister, and his sister, Selethryth 1, abbess; grant of 15 sulungs (aratra) at Ickham, Palmstead and Ruckinge, Kent, with swine-pastures, woodland and other appurtenances, including an urban tenement (vicus) at Curringtun in Canterbury
Transaction S123      Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to Ealdberht 15, minister, and Selethryth 1, his sister; grant of 14 sulungs (aratra) at Ickham and Palmstead, Kent, with woodland in the Weald and other appurtenances
Event S151      Ecgfrith 7, king of the Mercians, to Willegod 1, abbot, and St Alban's 1 Abbey; grant of 5 hides (manentes) at Pinnelesfeld (Pinesfield Farm in Rickmansworth, Herts.)
Event S150      Ecgfrith 7, king of the Mercians, to St Albans 1 Abbey; grant of 10 hides (manentes) at Turville, Bucks.
Event S136      Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to the church of St Alban's; grant of privileges and of 34 hides (mansiones) at Cassio, Herts., 6 at Heanhamstede (cf. Hamstead's House, St Stephens, Herts.) and 10 at Stanmore, Middx
Event S131      Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to Wærmund 6, bishop; grant of land at Rochester
Event S128      Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to Osberht 2, his minister, and Osberht 2's wife [Anonymous 440]; grant of 1 sulung (aratrum) at Duningcland in the Eastry district, Kent
Event S125      Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to Ealdberht 15, minister, and his sister, Selethryth 1, abbess; grant of 15 sulungs (aratra) at Ickham, Palmstead and Ruckinge, Kent, with swine-pastures, woodland and other appurtenances, including an urban tenement (vicus) at Curringtun in Canterbury
Event S123      Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to Ealdberht 15, minister, and Selethryth 1, his sister; grant of 14 sulungs (aratra) at Ickham and Palmstead, Kent, with woodland in the Weald and other appurtenances
Transaction S166      Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, to Ræthhun 2, abbot of Abingdon; grant of 10 hides (manentes) at Longworth, Berks, and 18 hides at Aclea, Northtuna and Punningstoce, with the restitution of 15 hides at Sunningwell, 10 hides at Eaton, 10 hides at Sandforda (probably Dry Sandford), 30 hides at Denchworth and Goosey, land at Culham, 10 hides at Ginge and 10 at Leckhampstead (all Berks, except Culham, Oxon.), in return for 120 pounds and 100 hides (mansiones)
Transaction S166      Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, to Ræthhun 2, abbot of Abingdon; grant of 10 hides (manentes) at Longworth, Berks, and 18 hides at Aclea, Northtuna and Punningstoce, with the restitution of 15 hides at Sunningwell, 10 hides at Eaton, 10 hides at Sandforda (probably Dry Sandford), 30 hides at Denchworth and Goosey, land at Culham, 10 hides at Ginge and 10 at Leckhampstead (all Berks, except Culham, Oxon.), in return for 120 pounds and 100 hides (mansiones)
Event S1186a      Pilheard 1, comes of Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, declares that he has obtained immunities for his 30-hide estate in Middlesex, in return for 200 solidi and an annual render of 30 solidi. The land is to be free from all public renders and burdens and from fines at folk-moots, but the landowner shall still be liable to construction of bridges and fortifications and shall owe the military service of five men
Event S158      Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, to Bishop Wihthun 2 and the church at Selsey 1; confirmation of 25 (hides) at Denton, Sussex
Transaction S1186a      Pilheard 1, comes of Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, declares that he has obtained immunities for his 30-hide estate in Middlesex, in return for 200 solidi and an annual render of 30 solidi
Transaction S158      Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, to Bishop Wihthun 2 and the church at Selsey 1; confirmation of 25 (hides) at Denton, Sussex
Transaction S136      Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to the church of St Alban's 1; grant of privileges and of 34 hides (mansiones) at Cassio, Herts., 6 at Heanhamstede (cf. Hamstead's House, St Stephens, Herts.) and 10 at Stanmore, Middx.
Transaction S150      Ecgfrith 7, king of the Mercians, to St Albans 1 Abbey; grant of 10 hides (manentes) at Turville, Bucks.
Transaction S151      Ecgfrith 7, king of the Mercians, to Willegod 1, abbot, and St Albans 1 Abbey; grant of 5 hides (manentes) at Pinnelesfeld (Pinesfield Farm in Rickmansworth, Herts.)
Transaction S1430      Hemele 3 and Dudda 3 nominated that Inkberow and Bradley should pass to Worcester 1 after their death. Wulfheard 3 wished to alienate this land from the church. It was agreed that the land should be leased to Wulfheard 3 until his death when it should revert to Worcester 1.
Event S130      Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to Wærmund 6, bishop, and the church at Rochester; grant of 1 sulung (aratrum) at Bromhey in Frindsbury, Kent
Event S1430      Settlement of a dispute between Hathored 3, bishop, and Wulfheard 3, son of Cussa 1, concerning land at Inkberrow and Bradley, Worcs.
Possession GDB  130v (Middlesex 20:1) Edward 34 Property recorded in Domesday Book: 2 hides in Chelsea, Middlesex (in 1086)
Possession GDB  130v (Middlesex 20:1) Wulfwine 21 Property recorded in Domesday Book: 2 hides in Chelsea, Middlesex (in 1066)