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IMEV 4183
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Witten all that is and is gone
A rhymed charter purporting to be from King Athelston to the Abbey of Ripon — fourteen couplets
Note: Cf. 5186.
Subjects: charters; Ripon, abbey of; Aethelstan, king
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Dodsworth 160 (SC 5101), f. 250
Editions:
Fowler, Joseph Thomas, ed. Memorials of the Church of SS. Peter and Wilfrid, Ripon. 4 vols. Surtees Society 74 (1882), 78 (1886), 81 (1888), 115 (1908): 1.90-3.
2.Source: Cambridge UK, Trinity College O.3.2 (1174), Part I, f. 51
First Lines:
Witen all þat is and is gane
Þat ich King Adelstane…
Last Lines:
…And my seile have ich set þarto
For I will þat Na man this gift undo
Attributed Title: Alia Charta Regis Adelstani (f. 51)
Editions:
Fowler, Joseph Thomas, ed. Memorials of the Church of SS. Peter and Wilfrid, Ripon. 4 vols. Surtees Society 74 (1882), 78 (1886), 81 (1888), 115 (1908): 1.90-3.
3.Source: London (Kew), Public Record Office DL 41/270, roll
Editions:
Fowler, Joseph Thomas, ed. Memorials of the Church of SS. Peter and Wilfrid, Ripon. 4 vols. Surtees Society 74 (1882), 78 (1886), 81 (1888), 115 (1908): 1.90-3.
Dugdale, Sir William. Historical Account of the Cathedral of York. 1715: 38.
Dugdale, Sir William. Monasticon Anglicanum. London: Hodgkinsonne, 1655; rev. eds. R. Dodsworth, J. Stevens, etc: 2.133.
Kemble, John Mitchell. Codex Diplomaticus Aevi Saxonici. 6 vols. London: Sumptibus Societatis, 1839-48: 3.188, 189.
Thorpe, Benjamin. Diplomatarium Anglicum Aevi Saxonici…. London: Trübner, etc.: 1865: 182-3.
Speth, George William, ed. Quatuor Coronatorum Antigrapha. Margate: H. Keble, 1889: 1/3, 27.