Operatio castelli


Operatio castelli
Lit. 'castle work'. One of the services often mentioned in charters, from which a tenant might on occasion be exempted. The work was unspecified - the assumption being all knew what it involved - but most likely repair of walls and embankments was meant or building a specified length of wall. -

Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases. .


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