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Place: [Little] Kington and Kington [Magna]

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Known today as Kington / Little Kington / Kington Magna.
  • Hundred: Gillingham
  • County: Dorset
  • Total population: 27 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 13 geld units (very large).

[Little] Kington and Kington [Magna] appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £4. Value to lord c. 1070 £4.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 1 smallholder. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 4.75 lord's lands. Meadow 20 acres. Woodland 1 furlongs.
  • Lord in 1066: Edric (the sheriff).
  • Lord in 1086: Urso.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Arnulf of Hesdin.
  • Phillimore reference: 32,1

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