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Chippenham

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Chippenham appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Chippenham.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £110. Value to lord in 1086 £115.8.
  • Households: 52 villagers. 45 smallholders. 31 slaves. 20 cottagers. 4 other population. 23 pigmen.
  • Ploughland: 102 ploughlands (land for). 18 lord's plough teams. 67 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 100 acres. Pasture 2 * 1 leagues & 4 * 1 furlongs mixed measures. Woodland 4 * 4 leagues. 12 mills, value 6.0. 1 church. 2.0 church lands.
  • Lords in 1066: Edric (the sheriff); King Edward; Wulfgeat the hunter.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lords in 1086: Exeter (St Peter), bishop of; King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,5

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