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Knook

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  • Hundred: Heytesbury
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 19 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 7.5 geld units (quite large).

Knook appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £3.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 4 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 2.5 ploughlands (land for).
  • Other resources: Meadow 5 acres. Pasture 0.5 leagues * 1 furlong mixed measures. 1 mill, value 0.75.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofgyth's husband.
  • Lord in 1086: Leofgyth.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Leofgyth.
  • Phillimore reference: 67,86

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