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Enstone

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  • Hundred: Shipton
  • County: Oxfordshire
  • Total population: 47 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 24 geld units (very large).
  • Head of manor: Enstone.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 24 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £20. Value to lord in 1086 £18. Value to lord c. 1070 £20.
  • Households: 28 villagers. 9 smallholders. 6 slaves. 4 free men.
  • Ploughland: 26 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 18 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 50 acres. Pasture 4 * 2 furlongs None. Woodland 1 league * 0.5 league & 4 furlongs mixed measures. 4 mills, value 0.95.
  • Lord in 1066: Winchcombe (St Mary), abbey of.
  • Lords in 1086: Urso (of Abetot); Winchcombe (St Mary), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Winchcombe (St Mary), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 11,1

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