Exercise 2

Document issued in 1237 in Gnieźno by the Duke of Wielkopolska Władysław Odonic

The Duke grants in it the village of Korytowo (Choritovo) to the monks of the Order of Saint John. The border of the property was precisely described using the names of nearby lakes and rivers. The monks additionally receive consent to locate a new settlement according to German law, to establish an inn and to hold a market.

ANK, Collection of parchment documents, ref. no. 29/657/846