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Place: Preston

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  • Hundred: Cirencester
  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Total population: 27 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 geld units; 8 exemption units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8 exemption units. Taxed on 8.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £8. Value to lord in 1086 £8.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 6 smallholders. 9 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 12 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Elaf <of Driffield>.
  • Lord in 1086: Reinbald of Cirencester.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Reinbald of Cirencester.
  • Phillimore reference: 26,4

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