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Lackham

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  • Hundred: Chippenham
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 40 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 7.5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 7.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £6. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 10 villagers. 4 smallholders. 2 slaves. 24 other population.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.5 lord's lands. Meadow 15 acres. Woodland 1 * 1 leagues. 2 mills, value 1.5.
  • Lord in 1066: Alstan of Boscombe.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph (Bloiet).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Eu.
  • Phillimore reference: 32,12

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