Probably A.D. 1062. Writ of King Edward declaring that he has granted to Bishop Wulfstan for St Mary's minster the third part of the seamtoll and of the ceaptoll as fully and as completely as he has (? had) the other thing. English




1. Worcester, Worcestershire R. O., BA 3814 (ref. 821), f. 38v (s. xiii/xiv)

Printed and Translated:

Harmer, Writs, no. 117 (p. 412)


Harmer, Writs, pp. 409-10, 528-9, authentic, some linguistic modernisation, one formula has probably been altered; Finberg, ECWM, no. 365, authentic; Hooke 1990, p. 338, cited

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    • Edward king gret Alfgar herl 7 Richard 7 alle myne ˇeynes on Wyrcestrechyre wythynne porte 7 bouten frendlyche. 7 ich quyˇe ou ˇat hy chulle ˇat Wolstan bissop be ˇe tridde deles wyrˇe of semtolne 7 of chyptolne into Seynte Marie munstre so ful 7 so forˇh so he haued ˇat oˇer ˇing.