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Place: Watchfield

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  • Hundred: Shrivenham
  • County: Berkshire
  • Total population: 41 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 20 exemption units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 20 exemption units. Taxed on 10.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £15. Value to lord in 1086 £14.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £10.
  • Households: 16 villagers. 17 smallholders. 8 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 150 acres. 1 mill, value 1.25.
  • Lord in 1066: Abingdon (St Mary), abbey of.
  • Lords in 1086: Abingdon (St Mary), abbey of; Gilbert; Wimund.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Abingdon (St Mary), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 7,36

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