King Æthelred to Atsere, his faithful minister; grant of land at Wyke Regis, Dorset. Latin with English bounds


Winchester, Old Minster


2. London, British Library, Add. 15350, f. 119r (s. xii med.)
3. Trowbridge, Wiltshire Record Office, 2667/23/29/1-4


K, 1284; Barrett 1905, p. 345


Grundy, Dorset, VII, pp. 66-8, bounds not determinable but may describe Wyke Regis, Weymouth and Melcombe Regis; Finberg, ECW, no. 612, authentic basis; Hart 1970a, p. 38 (no. 218), authentic basis; PN Dorset, i. 217, 232, 267, 272; Keynes 1980, pp. 84 nn. 3 & 4, 268, spurious, witnesses incompatible

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    • + Regnante aeternaliter saluatore nostro Iesu Christo. Cunctis liquet hominibus quod ea quae uidentur fini sunt obnoxia, quae autem non uidentur incommutabilia. Quapropter ego Æ∂elredus, rex tocius insulae Britanniae, quandam ruris portionem,