A.D. 1060 x 1066. Writ of King Edward declaring that he had granted to Archbishop Ealdred judicial and financial rights over his lands and all his men. English




1. York, DC., Magnum Registrum Album, pt 1, f. 61v (s. xiv)
2. York, DC., Magnum Registrum Album, pt 1, f. 62v (s. xiv)


K, 893; Farrer, EYC, i. 29 (no. 10)

Printed and Translated:

Harmer, Writs, no. 118 (p. 418), ex MS 1


Harmer, Writs, pp. 412-13, 529, slightly modernised copy of authentic writ; Finberg, ECWM, no. 177 (pp. 77, 132), authentic; Hart, ECNE, no. 136, authentic; Keynes 1986, p. 86, cited; Hooke 1990, pp. 340-1, cited; Keynes 1997, p. 240 n

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    • Eadward cynge gret mine biscopes 7 mine eorlas and ealle myne ˇegenas on ˇam sciran ˇaer Ealdred aercebiscop hæf∂ land inne freondlice. 7 ic cy∂e eow ˇæt ic wylle ˇæt he beo his saca wur∂e/ 7 his socna ofer his land 7 ofer eallum his mannum tolles and teames binnan porte 7 butan.