s. xiv ex., Gloucester

Type of MS.: Cartulary
Davis no.: 455
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Comment: Made 1393-7 by Abbot W. de Frocester. Annotations by John Prynne.

Charters contained:

S70, f. 9r: A.D. 671 for ? 679 (Chelsea). Æthelred, king of Mercia, to Osric and Oswald, his noble ministri; grant of 300 hides (tributarii) at Gloucester, Gloucs., to Osric, and 300 hides (cassati) at Pershore, Worcs., to Oswald; Osric's part being used by him for the foundation of a minster at Gloucester. s. xiv ex.

S1782, f. 9r-v: List of benefactions to Gloucester Abbey, including land at Beaminster and Portland, Dorset; Oddington, Badgeworth, Arle, Pinswell, Coln St Aldwyn, Fairford, Gloucs.; Wychwood, Oxon.; Weapcaurtane; Chedworth, Nympsfield, Over, and in Lecche, Gloucs.; Beisingburne; Standish, Gloucs., Briencandafeld. s. xiv ex.

S209, ff. 9v-10r: A.D. 862 (Wellesbourne, Warwicks.). Burgred, king of Mercia, to the church of St Peter, Gloucester; confirmation of privileges. s. xiv ex.