Event: Grant and GiftAlfred 8.gifts to Asser 1 of monasteries of Congresbury and Banwell, etc.
||Alfred 8 presented Asser 1 with Congresbury and Banwell.
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|Date from Source
||Christmas eve at daybreak.
*On the inventories see @Keynes and Lapidge 1983, p. 264 n. 191 and on the monasteries, @Keynes and Lapidge 1983, p. 264 n. 192.
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(the Great, king of the Anglo-Saxons, 871-899) : At daybreak on Christmas eve Alfred 8 presented Asser 1 with inventories of the monasteries of Congresbury and Banwell. On the same day he presented him with these two monasteries and their contents, as well as a silk cloak.
(Bishop of Sherborne, 890x900-909)
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