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Watlington

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  • Hundred: Pyrton
  • County: Berkshire / Oxfordshire
  • Total population: 54 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 16.5 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £5.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 2 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 3 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert (d'Oilly).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl William son of Osbern.
  • Phillimore reference: 59,3

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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.