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Place: Broughton [Gifford]

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  • Hundred: Bradford
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 23 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 15 geld units (very large).

Broughton [Gifford] appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 12 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £13.
  • Households: 17 villagers. 4 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 7 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 4.5 lord's lands. Meadow 12 acres. Pasture 8 acres. Woodland 1 league * 2 furlongs mixed measures. 2 mills, value 0.45.
  • Lord in 1066: thanes, three.
  • Lord in 1086: Humphrey de l'Isle.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Humphrey de l'Isle.
  • Phillimore reference: 27,1

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