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Eysey

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  • Hundred: Cricklade
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 16.5 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 9 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £10. Value to lord c. 1070 £10.
  • Households: 15 villagers. 6 smallholders. 8 slaves. 4 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 3.0 lord's lands. Meadow 200 acres. Pasture 1 * 0.5 leagues. 2 mills.
  • Lord in 1066: thanes, two.
  • Overlord in 1066: Earl Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: Reinbald of Cirencester.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Reinbald of Cirencester.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Eysey; Latton.
  • Phillimore reference: 18,2

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