Location: Lessness / Kent

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Transaction S1043      Atsere 4 granted Lessness to Westminster 1.
Transaction S1043      King Edward 15 to Westminster 1 Abbey, First Charter; confirmation of lands, comprising 17.5 hides at Westminster, 20 at Hendon, 5 at Hampstead, 12 hides and 1 uirga at Greenford, 8 hides at Hanwell, 8 at Shepperton, 7 at Sunbury, Middx.; 10 at Aldenham, 4 hides and 1 uirga at Datchworth, 4.5 hides at Watton(-at-Stone), 6.5 at Holwell, Herts.; 2 at Ham, 4 at Wennington, 5 at Kelvedon (?), 4 at Fanton in North Benfleet, Essex; 10 at Morden, Surrey; 2 at Ewell, Kent; 7 at Parham, 3 at Chollington in Eastbourne, 4 at (West) Chiltington, Sussex. (b) Moulsham [granted by Leofcild 2], Kelvedon Hatch (?) [granted by Æthelric 66], Maplestead [granted by Wulfwine 11], Kelvedon, Rayne and Latchingdon [granted by Guthmund 5), Wanstead [granted by Ælfric 131], Leyton [granted by Atsere 3 Swearte], Paglesham [granted by Ingulf 1], Essex; Lessness, Kent [granted by Atsere 4]; Claygate, Surrey [granted by Tosti 3]; Ayot St Lawrence, Herts. [granted by Ælfwine 63]; Denham [granted by Wulfstan 58], a half hide at Amersham and 1 hide at Weedon, Bucks. [granted by Siweard 17]; 2.5 hides at Wormley, Herts. [granted by Leofsige 38 of London].
Event S1120      Writ of King Edward 15 declaring that the estate of Lessness, Kent, which Atsere 4 owned and bequeathed to Westminster Abbey for the monks' food is now to belong to the abbey.
Transaction S1120      Atsere 4 to Westminster; bequest of Lessness, Kent.
Transaction Bates308      Atsere 4 granted Lessness, Kent, to St Peter's, Westminster, with King Edward 15's concession.
Transaction S1040      Atsere 4 granted Lessness to Westminster.
Possession GDB  6v (Kent 5:19) Bayeux 1 Property recorded in Domesday Book: 10 sulungs in Lessness, Kent (in 1086)
Possession GDB  6v (Kent 5:19) Odo 7 Property recorded in Domesday Book: 10 sulungs in Lessness, Kent (in 1086)
Possession GDB  6v (Kent 5:19) Azur 1 Property recorded in Domesday Book: 10 sulungs in Lessness, Kent (in 1066)