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[Great] Tew

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  • Hundred: Wootton
  • County: Oxfordshire
  • Total population: 53 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 16 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 16 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £20. Value to lord in 1086 £40. Value to lord c. 1070 £20.
  • Households: 31 villagers. 8 smallholders. 14 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 26 ploughlands (land for). 6 lord's plough teams. 16 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 288 acres. Pasture 101 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Alnoth (the noble) of Kent.
  • Lord in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 7,4

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