Record # 3 (Sawyer 1280, dated 904)

 

[Cotton Tiberius A. xiii, fos. 6v7v]

 

(Note in left margin: Lnhaga and landln. erede and elflde.)

Omnibus namque sapientibus notum ac manifestum constat quod dicta hominium uel facta pro multiplici eriminarum perturbatione et cogitationum uagatione frequenter ex memoria recedunt nisi litterarum apicibus et custodie cautela scripturarum reseruentur et ad memoriam reuocentur . Quamobrem anno dominic Incarnationis . dccocc . iioii . Indictione uero . i . has ob memoriam posteritatis literas scribere Iussimus . t is onne t uuerfri bisceop and seo heoredden t weogernaceastre sylla and gewrita elrde and elflde heora hlafordum one hagan binnan byrig t weogernaceastre se is from re ea seolfre bi am nor wealle eastweardes . xxviii . roda lang . and anon suweardes . xxiiii . roda brad . and eft anon westweardes on sferne . xviiii. roda long . and eac hio sella him t medwe lande biwestan sferne on efen one hagan anlang re bisceopes dice of re ea t hit cym west ut on t mor on dic . and swa nor ut on efen t gelad . and swa eastweardes t hit cyme eft winioan t gelad on sferne . Eac hio sella him be beferburnan a ludading wic and ec rTo sextig cera earlondes besuan beferburnan. and oer sextig benoran . and ec swie rumodlice twelf ceras rto fulgodes mdwelandes . and eall hio sella is him hiora milde mode and wilnia him to t hio [fo. 7r] sion ger ge hlafardes freond ge re higna ge re circan . and hio his willa alning him Toearnigan dges and nehtes mid heora godcundnesse swa hio best magon . and hio hit hbben a ge bynnanbyrg ge butan unbesacen wi lce hand a hwile e hio lifgean . and gif lfw leng sio . onne sy hit hyre swa unbesacen a hwile e hio lifge. and ofen hyra rora dg agefe hit mon eft re circan hlafarde swa gegodad swa hit onne sio for hiora riora saule butan ghwelcum geflite gif god wile t hio hit gegodian moton. Augentibus et custodientibus retributio aeterne beatitudinis augeatur In celo . minuentes et frangentes sempiterna Increpatione redarguantur nisi prius digna satisfactione emendauerint; as gerdnisse eall se hiored ge giung ge eald mid cristes rode tacne gefstnodon . and ara twelf noman her stonda awritene beftan :-- and eac ara frionda noman e we us to gewitnesse gecuron. red aldorman and elfld mercna hlafardas mid us hit gewriotan .

Ego uuerfri episcopus propria manu consensi t subscripsi.

Ego Cynhelm diaconus et abbas subscripsi.

Ecfy presbyter consensi. Wiglaf presbyter consensi. Oslac presbyter consensi.

Cyna diaconus subscripsi. Bernhelm . earduulf.

Uulfred. Uullaf. Ciolhelm.

Alhmund. Eadgar bisceop. Aldred.

elfri ealdormon . lfred. lfstan.

Eadric . Uulfhun . [STAIN OBSCURES THIS PORTION OF FOLIO].

eredes gerdnis and elflde wi wrfri bisc. and wi one heored on wigerna cestre.