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Rousham

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  • Hundred: Wootton
  • County: Oxfordshire
  • Total population: 24 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.8 geld units (quite large).

Rousham appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £5.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 8 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 8 acres.
  • Lord in 1086: William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger of Ivry.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Rousham; [Steeple] Barton.
  • Phillimore reference: 29,19

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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.