1309 - Anonymous - Annales Paulini

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Date 1309
Author Anonymous
Title Annales Paulini
Mentions Giles Argentine announced as or proclaimed King of the Greenwood at tournament

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2014-08-17. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2021-01-07.


Eodem anno [1309], vto kalendas Junii [May 28], fuit magnum hastiludium apud Stebbenhethe, domino Egidio de Argentein, qui dicebatur rex de viridi bosco, cum suis sociis veniente ex parte una contra omnes venientes.

[IRHB translation:]

The same year, on the fifth kalend of June, there was a large tournament at Stepney, Sir Giles Argentine, who was announced as King of the Greenwood, with his fellows coming from one side against all other comers.[1]

Source notes

The Annales Paulini are the annals of St Paul's Cathedral, London. Marginal note (MS): "Hastiludium apud Stebenhethe". Marginal note (editorial): "May 28. Tournament at Stepney."

IRHB comments

There is an almost identical entry in the Annales Londonienses. See this for discussion, comments, references to literature etc.



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