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Salisbury

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  • Hundred: Alderbury
  • County: Wiltshire / Somerset
  • Total population: 102 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 50 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Salisbury.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 50 geld units. Payments of 0.27 rent.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £64.5.
  • Households: 28 villagers. 67 smallholders. 7 burgesses.
  • Ploughland: 32 ploughlands (land for). 13 lord's plough teams. 19 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 142 acres. Pasture 20 * 10 furlongs & 5 * 1 furlongs mixed measures. Woodland 4 * 2 furlongs. 4.5 mills, value 3.87.
  • Lord in 1066: Salisbury (St Mary), bishop of.
  • Lords in 1086: Edward; Hugh; Odo; Salisbury (St Mary), bishop of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Salisbury (St Mary), bishop of.
  • Phillimore reference: 3,4

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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.