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Chitterne

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  • Hundred: Heytesbury
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 60 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 27.3 geld units (very large).

Chitterne appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £8.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 4 slaves. 3 other population.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 3.0 lord's lands. Meadow 8 acres. Pasture 5 * 1 furlongs.
  • Lord in 1066: Cynewin.
  • Lord in 1086: Edward of Salisbury.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Edward of Salisbury.
  • Phillimore reference: 24,23

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