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Wroughton

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  • Hundred: Blagrove
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 68 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 50 geld units (very large).

Wroughton appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £5.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 9 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 5.5 lord's lands. Pasture 30 acres. Woodland 2 acres. 1 mill, value 0.06.
  • Lord in 1066: Alnoth.
  • Lords in 1086: Robert <of Ashton>; Frenchman, one.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Humphrey de l'Isle.
  • Phillimore reference: 27,7

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