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Stourton

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  • Hundred: Mere
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 28 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £7. Value to lord c. 1070 £4.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 1 slave. 8 cottagers. 13 other population.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 5.0 lord's lands. Pasture 60 acres. Woodland 1 * 1 leagues. 2 mills, value 0.08.
  • Lord in 1066: Alwaker (father of Aelfric).
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Walter of Douai.
  • Phillimore reference: 36,2

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