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Yatesbury

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  • Hundred: Calne
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 124.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units; 5.5 never assessed units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £4. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 7 smallholders. 2 slaves. 1 men-at-arms.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 3.5 lord's lands. Pasture 20 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Alwy (son of Banna).
  • Lord in 1086: Alfred of `Spain'.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Alfred of `Spain'.
  • Phillimore reference: 54,1

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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.