Digital diplomatics uses computer technology to study documents, for example digital techniques can be used to enhance faded medieval documents or to analyse the content of translated documents.
A conference will be held later this year to present the latest research in digital diplomatics, you can read more here Digital Diplomatics Conference.
It would be great to see research like this for documents from Salford Hundred.
More about digital diplomatics can be found here .
Digitized medieval manuscripts interoperability conference papers can be found here.