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Alderton

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  • Hundred: Dunley
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 15 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 7 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 2 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for).
  • Other resources: 2.75 lord's lands. Meadow 15 acres. 0.5 mills, value 0.09.
  • Lord in 1066: Edric.
  • Lord in 1086: Hugh.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Drogo son of Poyntz.
  • Phillimore reference: 49,3

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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.