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Registrum I, 33

Common name of letterRegistrum I, 33
Pages in Caspar's edition from 53 to 54 (►dMGH)
Number in JL 4805
Type of document(Normal) letter
(from Caspar's edition)
Gregory VII refuses to confirm a suspicious privilege given to the monastery of S. Maria di Butrio (dioc. Tortona) by Pope Alexander II, defers the decision about giving a new privilege till a new Bishop of Tortona is elected and utters some concerns about the person of the new elect abbot Benedict.
Place of issueArgentea
Date of issue1073 November 28
Address lines GREGORIUS episcopus servus servorum Dei fratribus monasterii beatae Mariae siti in episcopatu Dordonensi salutem et apostolicam benedictionem
IncipitVeniens ad nostram presentiam frater Benedictus...
Datum line Data Argenteae IIII Kalendas Decembris Indictione XII
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Register of Gregory VII

book 1, no 33

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