A.D. 981. Oswald, archbishop, to Athelstan, his miles; extension, for two further lives, of a lease of 3 hides (cassati) at Pegglesworth in Dowdeswell, Gloucs., granted by Bishop Cenwold to Athelstan's father, with ultimate reversion to the bishopric of Worcester. Latin




1. London, British Library, Cotton Nero E. I, pt 2, ff. 181-84v, f. 184r-v (s. xi; abbreviated)
2. London, British Library, Cotton Tiberius A. XIII, ff. 1-118, f. 112r (s. xi 1)


Hearne, Heming, pp. 235-6; K, 631


Finberg 1964, p. 37; Finberg, ECWM, no. 128, authentic, and cf. p. 53; Bullough 1990, pp. 19-21, on beneficiary; Whybra 1990, pp. 18, 48; King 1996, p. 104; Wareham 1996, p. 56, on beneficiary