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[Black] Bourton

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  • Hundred: Bampton
  • County: Oxfordshire
  • Total population: 33 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).

[Black] Bourton appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2.5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 acres. Pasture 6 acres. 1 mill, value 0.15.
  • Lord in 1086: Ansketil of Graye.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl William son of Osbern.
  • Phillimore reference: 59,13

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AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.