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Place: Compton

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  • Hundred: Nakedthorn
  • County: Berkshire
  • Total population: 39 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.8 unchanged units; 5 exemption units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 exemption units. Taxed on 2.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £4.
  • Households: 9 villagers. 4 smallholders. 5 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 10 swine render.
  • Lord in 1066: Odo (of Winchester).
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Phillimore reference: 6,1

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