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Place: Coleshill

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  • Hundred: Highworth
  • County: Berkshire / Wiltshire
  • Total population: 34 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 geld units; 24 exemption units (very large).

Coleshill appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8 exemption units. Taxed on 2.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £7. Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 3 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 69 acres. 0.3 mills, value 0.5.
  • Lord in 1066: Edmund <of Childrey>.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Winchester (St Mary), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Winchester (St Mary), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 14,1

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