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Kington [St Michael]

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  • Hundred: Chippenham
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 3 households (very small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.5 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 2 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for). 1 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 acres. Woodland 6 acres. 1 mill, value 0.1.
  • Lord in 1066: Alwin.
  • Overlord in 1066: Glastonbury (St Mary), abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph of Mortimer.
  • Phillimore reference: 41,8

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