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Place: [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 15 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £15. Value to lord in 1086 £12.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 6 slaves. 8 other population.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 3.5 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 7.5 lord's lands. Meadow 100 acres. Pasture 6 * 3 furlongs. 1 mill, value 0.77.
  • Lord in 1066: Osmund <of Eaton>.
  • Lord in 1086: Turold (nephew of Wigot).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Roger (of Shrewsbury).
  • Phillimore reference: 21,1

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