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Easton

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  • Hundred: Chippenham
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 9 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 1 villager. 4 smallholders. 2 slaves. 2 other population.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for).
  • Other resources: 4.0 lord's lands. Meadow 10 acres. Woodland 2 * 2 furlongs.
  • Lord in 1066: Osward.
  • Lord in 1086: Gilbert.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Drogo son of Poyntz.
  • Phillimore reference: 49,2

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