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[Castle] Eaton

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  • Hundred: Highworth
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 27 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 17 geld units (very large).

[Castle] Eaton appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 1 villager. 2 smallholders. 2 other population.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. Woodland 2 * 1 furlongs.
  • Lord in 1066: Edric.
  • Lord in 1086: Herman of Dreux.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Herman of Dreux.
  • Phillimore reference: 66,1

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