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Place: Burley

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  • Hundred: Reading
  • County: Berkshire
  • Total population: 5 households (very small).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 exemption units; 1 geld units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units. Taxed on 1.0. Payments of 0.03 fisheries.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.5. Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 1 villager. 1 smallholder.
  • Ploughland: 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. Woodland 5 swine render. 1 fishery.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofwin.
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Leofwin.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Henry of Ferrers.
  • Phillimore reference: 21,21

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  • No longer exists as a named location, but can be identified on the ground.
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