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Place: Buckham

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  • Hundred: Beaminster
  • County: Dorset
  • Total population: 5 households (very small).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.7.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 5 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.25 lord's lands. Meadow 4 acres. Pasture 30 acres. Woodland 4 * 2 furlongs.
  • Lord in 1066: thanes, three.
  • Lords in 1086: Osmer <of Bowood>; Walter.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Salisbury (St Mary), bishop of.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Buckham; Wellwood.
  • Phillimore reference: 3,18

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