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Brimpton

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  • Hundred: Thatcham
  • County: Berkshire
  • Total population: 25 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8 exemption units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.5 exemption units. Taxed on 2.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3.5. Value to lord in 1086 £3.5.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 3 smallholders. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 1.5 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 30 acres. 1 mill, value 0.6. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Godwin.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph of Mortimer.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph of Mortimer.
  • Phillimore reference: 46,1

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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.