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Thornhill

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  • Hundred: Kingsbridge
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 28 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 15.4 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 7.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 5 smallholders. 5 other population.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 11 acres. Pasture 2 * 2 furlongs. Woodland 10 acres. 1 mill, value 0.25.
  • Lord in 1066: Strami.
  • Lord in 1086: William son of Ansculf.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William son of Ansculf.
  • Phillimore reference: 68,22

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