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Place: Wapley

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  • Hundred: Swineshead
  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Total population: 33.3 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 13 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Bitton.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 36 geld units. Taxed on 36.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £100. Value to lord in 1086 £100.
  • Households: 41 villagers. 29 smallholders. 18 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (were there). 45 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1 mill.
  • Lord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Bitton; Wapley; Winterbourne.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,9

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