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Cosham

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  • Hundred: Portsdown
  • County: Hampshire
  • Total population: 35 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 exemption units; 4 unchanged units; 2 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units. Taxed on 2.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £1.5.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 4 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: Brictmer.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Geoffrey.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 23,60

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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.