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Basingstoke

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  • Hundred: Basingstoke
  • County: Hampshire
  • Total population: 57 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 unchanged units (very small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Basingstoke I.
  • Households: 20 villagers. 8 smallholders. 6 slaves. 16 other.
  • Ploughland: 20 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 16 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres. Woodland 20 swine render. 3 mills, value 1.5.
  • Lord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,42

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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.