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Place: Britford

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  • Hundred: Cawdon
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 48 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).

Britford appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Britford.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units. Payments of 2.0 meadow, pasture, woodland.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £32.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 6 smallholders. 6 slaves. 14 other population. 10 freedmen.
  • Ploughland: 20 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 17 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 100 acres. Pasture 1 * 0.5 leagues. 2 mills, value 1.0. 1 church. 1.0 church lands.
  • Lord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lords in 1086: Osbern the priest; King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,6

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