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Porton

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  • Hundred: Alderbury
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 8 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 3 geld units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 1 smallholder. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for).
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. Pasture 50 sheep. 1 mill, value 0.13.
  • Lord in 1066: God.
  • Lord in 1086: Peter.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Edward of Salisbury.
  • Phillimore reference: 24,40

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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.