The Course of Colonisation

1140 Archbishop Adalbero tithes the Hamburg cathedral chapter in Huttfleth as well as the Harsefeld monastery in Steinkirchen
1148 Adalbero tithes the cathedral chapter to Thitgerscoph (Hollern)
1149 Archbishop Hartwig gives Dutch settlers on the Weser the same rights as the Dutch in Stade
1221 Bishop Iso von Verden tithes the Verden Andreasstift from Estebr├╝gge, Zesterfleth, Mittelnkirchen and Jork
1236 Bremen archbishop gains sovereignty of the second and third mile; the colonisation is completed
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