A.D. 1065 x 1066. Writ of King Edward declaring that he has given to Westminster Abbey, Islip and land at Marston, Oxon. English




1. London, Westminster Abbey, W. A. Muniment Book 11, f. 270r (s. xiv)


Harmer 1936, p. 102 (no. 2)

Printed and Translated:

Harmer, Writs, no. 103 (p. 368)


Harmer, Writs, pp. 334-6, 521-2, authenticity uncertain; Brooke and Keir 1975, p. 369, uncertain authenticity; Harvey 1977, p. 356; Gelling, ECTV, no. 303, authentic

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    • Eadward king gret Wulwi biscop 7 Guyr∂ eorl 7 alle mine ˇeignes on Oxnefordscire. 7 ic kiˇe eow ˇat ic habbe gegifen Criste 7 Sancte Petre into Westmunstre Gihtslepe 7 ane healfe hide æt Mersce swa full 7 swa for∂ swa hit me silfan on hande stod mid saca 7 mid socna 7 on eallan ˇingan. God eow alle gehealde.