Burgwara gemot


Burgwara gemot

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  • Burewarmot — The name of the court at, for example, Torksey and Lincoln in the 12c. It is a sign that the two were ancient boroughs, Torksey having been held in *demesne by Queen Edith (d. 1075) before the Conquest. [< OldEngl. burgwara + gemot = assembly… …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases


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