Transaction: Church/monastery/minster foundation/dedication/restoration, Grant and GiftEcgfrith 4.granting land to Biscop 2
||an estate of 40 hides on which a monastery and church of St Paul could arise
Primary Source Info
||aliam XL familiarum terram ... donare
|Date from Source
||8 years after the foundation of the first monastery (Monkwearmouth) had started.
The location of the land is not specified in the text.
Possessions associated with this Transaction:
- Jarrow.40 hides:
for the redemption of his soul (aliam XL familiarum terram ... donare) [land], value 40 hides
Persons associated with this Transaction:
(King of the Northumbrians, 670-685)
(Benedict Biscop, founder of Monkwearmouth, d.703)
Locations associated with this Transaction: