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Boxford

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  • Hundred: Kintbury
  • County: Berkshire
  • Total population: 22 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.3 unchanged units; 9 exemption units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 9 exemption units. Taxed on 4.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £8. Value to lord in 1086 £6.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £8.
  • Households: 1 villager. 6 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 acres. 1 mill, value 1.37.
  • Lord in 1066: brothers, three.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lords in 1086: Aelfric; Almer; Humphrey Visdeloup.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Humphrey Visdeloup.
  • Phillimore reference: 54,2

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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.