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Place: Donnington

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  • Hundred: Thatcham
  • County: Berkshire
  • Total population: 9 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 8 exemption units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8 exemption units. Taxed on 1.25.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £8. Value to lord in 1086 £3.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 3 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 0.5 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 acres. Woodland 5 swine render. 1 mill, value 0.75.
  • Lord in 1066: Toti <of Donnington>.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: William Lovet.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William Lovet.
  • Phillimore reference: 26,1

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