Boethius — Abingdon, Berkshire. Benedictine abbey of St Mary the Virgin.
|Provenance:||Abingdon, Berkshire. Benedictine abbey of St Mary the Virgin.|
|Location:||University Library , Cambridge|
|Type of evidence:||c: evidence from locally specific contents, including obits, scribbles, etc.|
|Notes on evidence:||
'byrnstan beoffan sunu ælfnod ælrices sunu æt hwcanlea' (fol. 104r); hwcanlea is Rockley in Bessels Leigh (Berks) which belonged to Abingdon. Verses on fol. 103v contain the line 'Hanc tibi nunc Siwearde pater pro munere dedi'; Sigeweard was abbot of Abingdon 1030–1044.