A.D. 1049 x 1066, probably 1057 x 1066. Writ of King Edward declaring that he has given to Teinfrith, his 'churchwright', the land at Shepperton, Middx, with judicial and financial rights and exemptions. English




1. London, Westminster Abbey, W. A. Muniment Book 11, f. 154v (s. xiv)


Harmer 1936, p. 102


Loyn 1984, p. 114

Printed and Translated:

Harmer, Writs, no. 87 (p. 353)


Harmer 1936, authentic; Harmer, Writs, pp. 319-20, 509-10, authentic; Brooke and Keir 1975, p. 372, on sheriff; Gelling, ECTV, no. 247, citing Harmer, authentic

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    • Edward king gret Edwine abbot 7 Alfgæt scirrefa freondlice. 7 ic ciˇe eow ˇat ic habbe gegifan Teinfriˇe mine circwirhtan ˇæt land æt Scepertune mid sace 7 mid socne, scotfreo 7 gafulfreo on hundred 7 on scire. 7 ic nelle geˇafian ˇæt him ani man mid anigne ˇinga misbeode ac habbe he infangeneˇeof 7 flimenefrimˇe.