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Lambourn

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  • Hundred: Lambourn
  • County: Berkshire
  • Total population: 138 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4 geld units; 20 unchanged units; 8 exemption units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units. Taxed on 4.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £2.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.5.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 8 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 0.5 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: Wulfward (White the noble).
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Matthew of Mortagne.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Matthew of Mortagne.
  • Phillimore reference: 59,1

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