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Bitton

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  • Hundred: Swineshead
  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Total population: 40.3 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 exemption units; 12 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 exemption units. Taxed on 1.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £3.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 2 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres. 1 church. 1.0 church lands.
  • Lord in 1066: Dunn <of Brimpsfield>.
  • Lord in 1086: Dunn <of Brimpsfield>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Dunn <of Brimpsfield>.
  • Phillimore reference: 78,13

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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.