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Place: [Castle] Combe

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  • Hundred: Thorngrove
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 33 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units. Payments of 0.32 rent.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £10.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 7 smallholders. 13 slaves. 5 cottagers. 3 burgesses.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 4.75 lord's lands. Meadow 12 acres. Woodland 1 * 0.5 leagues. 3 mills, value 1.57.
  • Lord in 1066: Swein.
  • Lord in 1086: Humphrey de l'Isle.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Humphrey de l'Isle.
  • Phillimore reference: 27,23

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