Charters of Abingdon Abbey Part 2 (Anglo-Saxon Charters, <8) by S. E. Kelly

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This edition of royal diplomas and other documents associated with Abingdon Abbey and its estates forms a major resource for the study of Anglo-Saxon history. Part 1 contains the first 50 texts, all pre-dating Aethelwold's crucial refoundation of the house around A substantial Introduction discusses the abbey's history and endowment.

This edition of royal diplomas and other documents associated with Abingdon Abbey and its estates forms a major resource for the study of Anglo-Saxon history. Part 1 contains the first 50 texts, all pre-dating Aethelwold's crucial refoundation of the house around A substantial Introduction discusses the abbey's history and endowment, and considers controversial issues arising from the.

This is a collection of the first 50 of royal diplomas and other documents associated with Abingdon Abbey, all pre-dating Aethelwold's crucial refoundation of the house around Diplomatics Complete Names Complete Cartulary Number: Title: Charters of Abingdon Abbey Volume: Part 1 Bibliographic Title: Charters of Abingdon Abbey.

Kelly. Anglo-Saxon Charters 7. British Academy, Oxford University Press. Charters of Abingdon Abbey Charters of Abingdon Abbey Faith, Rosamond had been bequeathed (some of it in the form of raw notes, most in more or less finished drafts) to Anna by her husband, Nikephoros Bryennios, a noted historian in his own right.

Between them they present an alluring and, on the whole, convincingly lifelike portrait of Anna as woman, as writer and as political observer. The History of the Church of Abingdon was written by an anonymous author, probably a monk of the Abbey. The History covers approximately years, from the time of King Ine of Wessex (to whom the first charter in the History is dated in ) to the end of the reign of King Stephen in In Sutton Courtenay, Abingdon Abbey constructed The Abbey as a monastic grange, used as an administrative centre for the abbey's land and tithe holdings.

However, the owner of the hide of land, Alwi the priest (whose father owned the land before him according to the Domesday Book), agreed with the abbot that he should retain Sutton with reversion first to his son and thereafter to the abbey.

ABINGDON ABBEY Benedictine abbey of St Mary County of Berkshire: Diocese of Salisbury Refounded as a Benedictine abbey, c. The extraordinary series of surviving writs and writ-charters issued by King Henry for Abingdon abbey results from a combination of particular circumstances.

Abbot Faritius, an Italian monk who held the abbey from. Title: Abingdon Abbey Charters Bibliographic Title: Abingdon Abbey Charters.

Charters of Abingdon Abbey book The Benedictine Abbey of St. Mary. The Charters of William II and Henry I. Richard Sharpe. Oxford. Series: The Charters of William II and Henry I Order Name: Benedictine Institution(s): Abingdon Abbey Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire, England.

Name Comments Hæha, also Hean The legendary first abbot of Abingdon, but, according to Kelly, more probably an abbot of Bradfield, his name having been plucked from a charter datedwith others, in order to replace the lost early history of Abingdon Abbey.: Cumma Cumma is mentioned in a forged charter of King Æthelbald, but "no Abbot Cumma is known from other sources".

Abingdon Abbey. Two cartularies of Abingdon Abbey. [Oxford]: Oxford Historical Society, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: C F Slade; Gabrielle Lambrick; Abingdon Abbey. Charter of A.D.

or King Eadwig to Æthelwold, abbot, and his abbey at Abingdon; grant of 20 hides at Abingdon; Charter of A.D. King Eadwig to St Mary's Abbey, Abingdon; grant of 20 hides at Tadmarton, Oxon. Charter of Empress Matilda and Henry, Duke of Normandy; Charter of A.D.

Chronicon Monasterii De Abingdon; The Chronicle of Abingdon Abbey, containing Anglo-Saxon charters. (7th-late 12th century; Latin; eBook) Anglo-Saxon Law; Extracts From Early Laws of the English From the Avalon Project (; English translation) Hand-Book to the Land Charters and Other Saxonic Documents.

A cartulary of Abingdon Abbey: Trustees of the Chatsworth Settlement, Chatsworth House, 71 E, fosv II. A cartulary of Cerne Abbey: Cambridge University Library Ll,fos.

9v III. A cartulary of the abbey of St Peter’s Gloucester: TNA C / 1, fosv. A cartulary of the abbey of St Peter’s Gloucester: Register A. Vincent hastened to court, taking the charter of Edward the Confessor with him, which secured to the abbey the market of Abingdon, and their rights over the hundred of Hornmere.

The king ordered it to be read aloud by the bishop of Salisbury, his chancellor, whereupon the abbot instantly asked for confirmation under the royal seal, offering Lady of the Mercians Æthelflæd Æthelflæd (from The Cartulary and Customs of Abingdon Abbey, c. ) Lady of the Mercians Reign – AD Predecessor Æthelred Successor Ælfwynn Born c.

Died 12 June Tamworth, Staffordshire Burial St Oswald's Priory, Gloucester Consort Æthelred Issue Ælfwynn House Wessex Father Alfred the Great Mother Ealhswith Æthelflæd, Lady of the. Chronicon Monasterii de Abingdon, Issue 1 Chronicon Monasterii de Abingdon, Joseph Stevenson Issue 2 of Rerum Britannicarum medii aevi scriptores Volume 2 of Rolls series: Author: Abingdon Abbey: Editor: Joseph Stevenson: Publisher: Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans and Roberts, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Mar 8 Reviews: 1.

Abingdon Abbey was probably founded in the late seventh century, but its great days started when it was re-founded by Bishop Aethelwold and the Wessex kings about It remained one of the foremost of the English abbeys, and at the Dissolution of the Monasteries under Henry VIII its income was assessed as the sixth largest in the country.

History. The date of Abingdon's foundation is unclear. Some believe the school to have been founded prior to the 12th century by the Benedictine monks of Abingdon Abbey, with a legal document of listing Richard the Pedagogue as the first its early years, the school used a room in St Nicolas' Church, which itself was built between and Abingdon Abbey was dissolved innothing of the Abbey remains, including grave markers.

Abingdon Abbey was dissolved innothing of the Abbey remains, including grave markers. () Abingdon Abbey Charters () Acta of Hugh of Wells, Bishop of Lincoln, () Acts of Waleran II, Count of Meulan and Worcester, Part 1.

Abingdon Abbey, Abingdon, Oxfordshire. 39 likes. Abingdon Abbey was a Benedictine monastery also known as St Mary's Abbey located in Abingdon, Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire. abbatis abbey's abbot and convent Abbot John abbot of Abingdon Abendon Abingdon Abbey annual rent archdeacon bailiff Bayworth bishop of Salisbury bishop of Sar Boxor brother Carevill Cartulary chapel Charter chief lords Chyvel clerk Codesdon Concerning tithes confirming convent of Abingdon copy dean demesne document domino Dorkecestr ecclesie.

Abingdon Abbey Last updated Novem The Long Gallery at Abingdon Abbey. View from Abingdon Lock of the watercourse to the Abbey cut by the monks between and Abingdon Abbey was a Benedictine monastery also known as St Mary's Abbey located in Abingdon, historically in the county of Berkshire but now in Oxfordshire, England.

[1]. Abingdon Abbey, Berkshire, (now Oxfordshire), England. Abingdon Abbey, also known as 'St Mary's Abbey was a Benedictine Monaster. History.

It is thought that the abbey was founded either by Cissa, viceroy of Centwine, king of the West Saxons, or by his nephew Hean, in honour of the Virgin Mary, for twelve Benedictine monks. During the reign of King Alfred. it was destroyed by the Danes. Statistics Charters of Abingdon Abbey, ed.

S.E. Kelly, 2 parts, Anglo-Saxon Charters VIII (British Academy: Oxford, ), part 2, no.pp. Ruxford ( words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article.

Abingdon Abbey: Accounts of the obedientiars of Abingdon abbey. ([Westminster] Printed for the Camden society, ), ed. by R. Kirk (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Abingdon Abbey: The chronicle of the Monastery of Abingdon: fromfrom the original MS.

in the Public Library at Cambridge. - Abingdon Abbey Charters ; - Charters of Abingdon Abbey (Part 1) - Charters of Abingdon Abbey (Part 2) - Aggsbach, Kartäuser - ; - Kloster Aldersbach Urkunden (Zisterzienser []) - Altenburg, Benediktiner - Hean patricius in these charters, and who became the first abbot of Abingdon.

Stenton identifies Hean with the Haeha abbas who appears in a witness-list of not later date than (Birch, Cart. Saxonicum, ); Abingdon had been duly founded by this date. The next stage of the abbey's fortunes is connected with Mercian history. The Abingdon Market Town.

he borough and market town of Abingdon lies in the angle made by the Thames with its little tributary the Ock. According to the chronicler of Abingdon Abbey, a town called Seuekesham or Seouechesham stood here before the building of the 7th-century abbey, after which its name was changed to Abingdon.

Abingdon Abbey Ancient Berkshire Foundation. The Benedictine Abbey of St. Mary in Abingdon was an ancient foundation. Fables are told of a Briton named Aben, of noble descent, who escaped from King Hengist of Kent's massacre of the British, at Stonehenge, and retired to a hermitage on a hill (either in Sunningwell parish or in Cumnor - not at Abingdon), soon named after him as 'Abendon'.

There is a collection of charters granted to this abbey by various Saxon kings, and the Chronicle of the Monastery of Abingdon was written at the Abbey in the 12th century. To visit Abingdon Abbey Buildings on your holiday in Sutton Courtenay, and find out what else Sutton Courtenay has to offer, use our Sutton Courtenay.

Source. Abingdon Abbey was founded aroundgiving its name to the emerging town. In the 13th and 14th centuries, Abingdon was an agricultural centre with an extensive trade in wool, alongside weaving and the manufacture of clothing.

Charters for the holding of markets and fairs were granted by various monarchs, from Edward I to George II. Media in category "Abingdon Abbey" The following 31 files are in this category, out of 31 total.

Abbey Ruins, Abingdon - - jpg × ; KB. abbatis Abbend abbot and convent abbot of Abingdon Abingdon Abbey acres advowson almoner annuam pensionem appurtenances Bayworth Berk bishop of Salisbury bishop of Sar brothers cartulary chapel Charter church of Abingdon church of St Coleham conceded concession confirming his grant convent of Abingdon court Deed scriptum demesne diocese.

31 Abingdon abbey held a substantial estate at Chieveley TRE and TRW (GDB 58v: DB Brk, ); but this charter presumably relates to some part of the land at Curridge held TRE by various laymen from the king (GDB 59v, 62v, 63v: DB Brk,and ). For the boundary-clause, see Gelling, M.

Anglo-Saxon charters are documents from the early medieval period in England, which typically made a grant of land, or recorded a earliest surviving charters were drawn up in the s: the oldest surviving charters granted land to the Church, but from the eighth century, surviving charters were increasingly used to grant land to lay people.

The Abbey of Abingdon. From the Catholic Encyclopedia. This abbey, located in the County of Berkshire, England, was founded A.D. by Cyssa, Viceroy of Kinwine, King of the West Saxons, or by his nephew Heane, in honour of the Virgin Mary, for twelve Benedictine monks. It stands on a book for Abingdon's leather book binding and printing industry.

The ropes are for rope making, and its crown comes from the time of Edward the confessor and Abingdon Abbey. The motto refers to the Abbey and the Church in Abingdon (faith) and industry is for all these aforementioned industires and the more modern ones.

BOOK REVIEWS Historia Ecclesie Abbendonensis, Vol. I, ed. and tr. John Hudson (Oxford: Clarendon P., ; pp. ccviii + £95). `The hill of Abingdon is situated on the north side of the river Thames, where it passes by the bridge of the town of Oxford, and from the hill the same name is bestowed on the monastery positioned not far off '.

So begins the Historia Ecclesie Abbendonensis. 'Some Forgeries in the Archive of St Augustine's Abbey, Canterbury', in Fälschungen im Mittelalter (Hanover, ), pp. – See cited charters Kelly Kelly, S., 'Anglo-Saxon Lay Society and the Written Word', in The Uses of Literacy in Early Medieval Europe, ed.

by R. McKitterick (Cambridge, ), pp. 36–ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ccviii, pages: illustrations, maps ; 23 cm. Contents: Introduction. Composer, title, and purpose ; Composition of the history ; Other sources relating to the Abbey of Abingdon up to ; Structure of the History up to ; Participants in the History up to endowment, administration, and law up to Abingdon Abbey Buildings, Abingdon-On-Thames.

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