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Place: Reading

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  • Hundred: Reading
  • County: Berkshire
  • Total population: 102 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8 exemption units; 43.1 geld units (very large).

Reading appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 43 geld units. Taxed on 43.0. Payments of 1.55 miscellaneous.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £40. Value to lord in 1086 £48. Value to lord c. 1070 £40.
  • Households: 55 villagers. 30 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 40 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 55 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 150 acres. Woodland 100 swine render. 4 mills, value 2.75. 3 fisheries.
  • Lord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,41

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