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Place: Woodchester

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  • Hundred: Longtree
  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Total population: 29 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 geld units (very small).

Woodchester appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units. Taxed on 1.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £5.
  • Households: 16 villagers. 12 smallholders. 1 burgess.
  • Ploughland: 16 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1 mill, value 0.5.
  • Lord in 1066: Brictric <of Newton>.
  • Lord in 1086: Brictric <of Newton>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Brictric <of Newton>.
  • Phillimore reference: 78,14

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